I am sure there is a way to trace their IPs right? Ｗell, I have banned over 200 IPs already. It seems that it works fine! And ban email addresses from the same domain at one go as well.stevemaury wrote:First, don't allow guest posting. Second, banning their IP is a waste of time. They are using proxies.
How ?Lumpy Burgertushie wrote:you can find a guest's IP if they post just like you can a member if they post
We also get some intersting posts of guests who don't want to become members but just want to either announce a festival or react on a specific topic. But I understand your point, I think it also depends on the topic of your forum...Lumpy Burgertushie wrote:however, you SHOULD NOT be allowing guests to post in the first place. that is just asking for spammers to come swamp you with junk posts.
Just click the "?" icon next to the post to see the IP address. You have to have moderator permissions in that forum though.cotp wrote:Now back to the main question: is it possible to find guest's IP, interested because I also have human spamming on my forum...