Fat Secret no longer tracking Weight Watchers Points !!

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rearl306

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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 02:45
I reported a bug in how the Weight Watchers points were being calculated and they completely removed the Weight Watchers Points tracking from their website.

I suggest everyone send an email to Fat Secret on the Contact link at the bottom of the screen and tell them you want the points tracking put back!
MishaH

Joined: Oct 09
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 05:02
I AGREE. PUT THE POINTS BACK!
Lilly Pond...

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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 05:33
Done!
CallysMommy

Joined: Mar 09
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 06:16
If you have an iPhone there's a really awesome points tracker called iwatcher. It also calculates food points. It's .99 too!
leeferns

Joined: Apr 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 06:18
I also want the Weight Watchers points put back. That is the whole reason why i'm on this website... PUT IT BACK!!!
A goal without a plan is just a wish!!!
determined10

Joined: Mar 10
Posts: 13

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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 06:33
I want it back NOW! This is the main reason for my joining fS. Without the points tracker It is almost useless for me. How do we get it back?
-Angela
Blrfl

Joined: Dec 09
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 06:42
Likewise. RDI doesn't take anything but calories into account and does nothing to encourage keeping fat intake lower and fiber intake higher. I'm sure it works for some, but I've lost a ton of weight doing WW over the years and now have to start thinking in entirety different fractions.

This is a huge business opportunity for Weight Watchers or someone else to grab a portion of the people generating revenue for FatSecret.
jes1663

Joined: Nov 09
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 06:46
I'm so upset about this. Very disappointed. I'm sending them an email now.....
suprmommy

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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 06:47
I agree! Not liking the change!
Michelle....
Leigha C

Joined: Mar 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 06:48
I was soooo disappointed when I logged on to my diet calendar today to discover FatSecret no longer tracks weight watchers points!!! This is the only reason I am using this site...I've tried counting calories, it DOES NOT work for me, points are the only way I've ever had any diet success! I feel especially bad since I've recently recommended this site to dozens of my friends who track points as well. FatSecret,whatever you need to do to get these back please do it!!! I don't want to have to look for yet another diet site!!!!
tmn94

Joined: Mar 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 06:56
I wonder if Weight Watchers made them remove it. WW tends to get upset when websites use their system or come up with something that represents their program. It is the whole money issue. Maybe?

I wish they would put it back on too. I loved being able to see my points and calories together. One of the main reasons I used this site.
melissan23

Joined: Feb 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 07:03
Put it back! Please. I hate the change.
maddison913

Joined: Jan 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 07:06
So I begin tracking my weight watcher points and RAVE about the ease of fatsecret...and they remove that option. What do I do now...my issue is not having the time to sit and count the information for each item I eat. I dont know what I'm going to do now. This is devistating...Please put back the points counter!
JollyC

Joined: Jan 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 07:09
Not being able to see the Weight Watchers points here has made this site totally worthless to me now! It was SO much better than WW because of it's extensive content. I'm so disappointed! And the auto generate response to my email doesn't give me any hope that they are going to restore the WW points, either.
mrscml

Joined: Feb 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 07:30
I sent a message expressing my dislike!! you all do it too! im really pissed and almost find no use for this site anymore
melissan23

Joined: Feb 10
Posts: 30

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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 07:33
I think the removed the point calculator because of all the criticism that has been going on about the other types of diets some fatsecret members decided to use. I’m almost sure someone complained about these particular people. I think they feel if they cannot support all, then they cannot support any.
MJPrich

Joined: Jan 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 07:36
I think WW complained about this site! I don't think it had anything to do with the members.
yajustiniano

Joined: Apr 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 07:38
but they do have the point calculator on android, I love it.
yajustiniano

Joined: Apr 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 07:40
by the way, on the android application you can scan your food and it will tell you calories and points value, and you can just add it after, very useful at the super market.
devonw

Joined: Apr 10
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Posted: 30 Apr 2010, 07:43
This is ridiculous.



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