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Spam

  1. psycheskinner profile image81
    psycheskinnerposted 2 years ago

    When a new user is banned for clearly being a spammer, could there be some function to auto-delete all their posts so we don't have to go through and report every single one?

    1. Matthew Meyer profile image78
      Matthew Meyerposted 2 years ago in reply to this

      We don't usually delete all the posts for an author due to it breaking the flow and having an impact of making some forums not make any sense after the removal of posts.  I case of obvious spammers we do remove most posts.

  2. relache profile image86
    relacheposted 2 years ago

    That would be like asking admin for entire spam threads to be deleted, instead of admin just deleting the initial one while leaving all the abusive responses and complaints.

  3. psycheskinner profile image81
    psycheskinnerposted 2 years ago

    Yes, I wish they did that too.

  4. psycheskinner profile image81
    psycheskinnerposted 2 years ago

    My observation, e.g. for the two dating site spammers yesterday, was that only reported posts were deleted.

    Leaving posts started by or predominantly made by spammers leave a continuity.... of spam.

 
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