Are we supposed to get notification of comments that are classified as Spam?
I only just noticed that we can now "delete forever" comments, so I went to the Comments section of my account and applied the "Denied" filter so I could delete them. I'd never used the filters before, so out of curiosity I selected "Spam" - and discovered a bunch of comments in there, that I had never seen!
The majority were perfectly good comments and I do apologise to the commenters, who must have thought I was ignoring their comment!
I just went to check my spam comments - I had only one - and it clearly was *not* spam. I think this is something HP staff should look into.
hehe, marissa, your post made me go look too and I didn't have any. Yay!
but you know, if you hadn't mentioned it, I wouldn't even have looked.
I had to look too. Unfortunately, I had loads of them. I didn't even know about this. There was one real comment in there though, so thanks. I will have to check there more often.
I've never been notified of spam comments. I just go take a look once in awhile.
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