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by a1000w
Sat Feb 06, 2016 6:31 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Spam Comments Keep Coming!
Replies: 16
Views: 604

Re: Spam Comments Keep Coming!

Appreciate all the comments above. I simply decided to use Captcha with questions and answers, rather than the graphics..... and it has worked beautifully. Why I didn't think of that sooner, I don't know. But.... it does seem to be working very well. Just waiting to see if anyone complains about ans...
by a1000w
Mon Jan 25, 2016 4:38 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Spam Comments Keep Coming!
Replies: 16
Views: 604

Re: Spam Comments Keep Coming!

I do use Captcha.
Is the ONLY way to stop the spam comments by registering posters?
by a1000w
Mon Jan 25, 2016 3:43 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Spam Comments Keep Coming!
Replies: 16
Views: 604

Re: Spam Comments Keep Coming!

In the phpbb setup, I've disallowed bots... and I have limited permissions to Guests, etc. Of course, the spam itself shows up in my modification list which I delete. Not sure if I understand what you mean beyond that. Sorry.... looking for advice on how to do this properly. I don't want to lose the...
by a1000w
Mon Jan 25, 2016 3:26 pm
Forum: [3.1.x] Support Forum
Topic: Spam Comments Keep Coming!
Replies: 16
Views: 604

Spam Comments Keep Coming!

Can't stop the spam comments (porn) from NL.... obviously a bot, various IP's... on my 3.1.6 board. Have a fairly active board, just had a group install the new 3.1.6 version....and supposedly an anti-spam program as well. (I hope I wasn't duped!) My visitors are older users and don't always know ho...
by a1000w
Mon Mar 17, 2014 3:18 pm
Forum: [3.0.x] Support Forum
Topic: Newest posts at top on entire board
Replies: 1
Views: 146

Newest posts at top on entire board

I've tried to make sense of the "answers" to this, but it's not working. I need to display the newest posts on the entire board at the top. Currently on every forum the newest post goes to the bottom... and I have a very active board, so I know some people are missing the newest posts. Is there an e...

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