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At the moment, if I want to look at the activity of a thread I've already read (new Answers, new Comments, new Answer/Question edits), I have to go through a tedious process. Luckily, we got a lastactivity button, but that only shows the latest activity:

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By sequential activity, I mean a list of links sorted by latest activity first.

The reason I want this feature is because I often want to know what activity I missed. In my case, this is on threads I've Starred, in which I don't wanna miss a thing. It's easy to miss stuff when relying on lastactivity, especially on busy and/or large threads.


UPDATE: Good to know such a feature exists, but it would nice if it was easily accessible. An example would be the following, where history links to that activity:

active: 8 months ago (history)
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marked as duplicate by Richard Tingle, Hugo Dozois, ben is uǝq backwards, Martijn Pieters, Lukasz Oct 9 '13 at 20:04

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/posts/<postid>/timeline give you what you want? –  ben is uǝq backwards Oct 9 '13 at 17:38
    
You already can sort the answers by last activity instead the default sort by votes. –  Shadow Wizard Oct 9 '13 at 17:39
    
Sort the page by activity then.. –  Martijn Pieters Oct 9 '13 at 17:40
    
@MartijnPieters that doesn't do Comments –  Tshepang Oct 9 '13 at 17:42
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What we really need is a button that will call up the timeline view instead of having to manually type in the url for it. A good explanation of what is shown there would also be nice.

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True, but it was declined already. :( –  Shadow Wizard Oct 9 '13 at 19:33
    
@ShaWizDowArd, thanks, I've bountied that. –  Lance Roberts Oct 9 '13 at 19:36
    
Lost cause if you ask me, I tried back in April and other user in May both to no avail. Shog likely stick to his opinion and won't budge. :/ –  Shadow Wizard Oct 9 '13 at 19:38
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I agree, but I'm used to chasing lost causes. –  Lance Roberts Oct 9 '13 at 20:08
    
Fair enough. Did it ever work out? –  Shadow Wizard Oct 9 '13 at 20:12
    
Well we got them to eventually compromise on seeing your own deleted questions. –  Lance Roberts Oct 9 '13 at 20:54
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