deletin spam

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itsme1
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deletin spam

Post by itsme1 » Thu Oct 12, 2006 8:32 pm

hi

i have just instaled phpbb2,

i had 1 person but a load of spam on there, 149 messages that was the same,

how do i delete all this without closin the topic,

ie, delete from post 5 to 100

help plz

Thx Rich

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Post by drathbun » Thu Oct 12, 2006 8:39 pm

Use the "split" option to pull out all of those posts into a new topic, then delete that topic.

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Post by GreyDogz » Thu Oct 12, 2006 9:47 pm

Try using Starfoxj's Admin toolkit in my signature.

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Post by starfoxtj » Thu Oct 12, 2006 11:51 pm

Just keep in mind that the toolkit does not (yet) actually remove the posts.
Instead it replaces the post's content with the word "DELETED".
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