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by HdLounge
Wed Jan 23, 2008 5:46 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Preventing SPAM - Bots and Humans [*Read the First Post!*]
Replies: 143
Views: 507251

Re: Preventing SPAM - Bots and Humans [*Read the First Post!*]

I also recently installed PHPBB. I only have around 10 users so far in my forum but i get at least two spam registrations/posts daily. I've been googling for info to stop the spam but this is by far the best I've found. Thanks for putting it all together! :) It has been two weeks since I installed ...
by HdLounge
Tue Jan 08, 2008 11:31 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Preventing SPAM - Bots and Humans [*Read the First Post!*]
Replies: 143
Views: 507251

Re: Preventing SPAM - Bots and Humans [*Read the First Post!*]

you don't need a file called usercp_register.php in the root of your forum (where index.php, memberlist.php and viewtopic.php resides), unless you have something else going on with your files. Thanks for the heads up RMcGirr83! I had already figured this out, after transferring the file to the foru...
by HdLounge
Tue Jan 08, 2008 8:22 pm
Forum: 2.0.x Support Forum
Topic: Preventing SPAM - Bots and Humans [*Read the First Post!*]
Replies: 143
Views: 507251

Re: Preventing SPAM - Bots and Humans [*Read the First Post!*]

I found this MOD very helpful and love the idea of stopping the human spammers (and bots) from signing up on the forums at Heroes Lounge. It was a very tedious job, adding email addresses and user names to the ban control list, (which didn't really do anything but waste my time). I was at my wits en...

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