Okay, why is it that comments from some of my best friends here at hubpages. . . . . .come in...
saying "not spam," with the option of "delete forever?" These are my friends, and the only comments that I will delete are comments that insult my Mother,(don't attempt that, srsly) and comments that really ARE spam.
The computer doesn't know who your friends are. Some messages, particularly those who are not registered hubpages users may be spam. The computer is simply asking you if it is and do you want to delete it. Why this should be an issue escapes me.
i find the button quite handy- when i reply to comments I have been known to push the button twice and therefore I use the delete forever button to remove duplicate comments- there may have been the odd time where i was over zealous and left duplicate comments and I am sure other hubbers would hit the delete button on the second one
Wesman Todd Shaw, there is no reason to assume HubPages members or even mutual followers cannot post spam. There can always be a comment that you don't like and the software should provide a means to delete it or mark it as spam.
by MickeySr 6 years ago
Don't start a new thread to promote another one. I've reported this one.
by Randy Godwin 5 years ago
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by Jenn 6 years ago
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by Nell Rose 5 years ago
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by marscrtr 8 years ago
That's my question. I refresh my Hub "In the Daze" every quarter or so. The old comments from the previous hub are still there. How do I delete them? Sorry to be so dense. Could you help me with this?THNXMarsha
by Don Bobbitt 4 years ago
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