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    Lots of low post users/Spam

    Is it just me, or do others think that we seem to be taking a bit of bashing with spam getting through and low poster count users endorsing products?

    Have the mods had their weetabix recently?

    Si

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    Quote Originally Posted by SimpleSi View Post
    Is it just me, or do others think that we seem to be taking a bit of bashing with spam getting through and low poster count users endorsing products?

    Have the mods had their weetabix recently?

    Si
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    alternatives to cereals are also available bacon sarnie for me

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    We tend to get increase in few weeks before end of term (BETT/Xmas) and also we probably don't get them as quick (due to everybody being busy at work and at home due to xmas).

    Please do report so we can try and deal with them..

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    We do try and get to them but as Russ says, it is hard to keep up and as we can't really read every post on every thread (except John, of course ) we really do rely on people reporting the ones that they see.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SimpleSi View Post
    Is it just me, or do others think that we seem to be taking a bit of bashing with spam getting through and low poster count users endorsing products?

    Have the mods had their weetabix recently?

    Si

    Haven't you just started a thread moaning about people not reporting issues to you..... ?

    ;-)

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    @Domino

    ...but I have been reporting them - but I decided to publise the fact - which brings me back to the sleeping mods and the need for energy boost

    Si

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    Quote Originally Posted by SimpleSi View Post
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    ...but I have been reporting them - but I decided to publise the fact - which brings me back to the sleeping mods and the need for energy boost

    Si
    .....we're just resting our eyes

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    Si - I am awake enough to notice your spelling mistake...will that do?

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    Rumour has it that you don't have to even be online, never mind awake, to spot spulling mistooks
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    LOL, I have actually been looking at other ways to beat them down (spam that is, not mods )

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    Quote Originally Posted by SimpleSi View Post
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    Rumour has it that you don't have to even be online, never mind awake, to spot spulling mistooks
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    Quote Originally Posted by ZeroHour View Post
    LOL, I have actually been looking at other ways to beat them down (spam that is, not mods )
    Oh really?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ZeroHour View Post
    LOL, I have actually been looking at other ways to beat them down (spam that is, not mods )
    Like trying their EduGeek password against their email address to send out offensive emails to their families? I like your style...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    .....we're just resting our eyes
    Makes me think of a photo of a certain EduTech that exists around here somewhere...

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    Quote Originally Posted by LosOjos View Post
    Like trying their EduGeek password against their email address to send out offensive emails to their families? I like your style...
    We couldnt do that sadly as we encrypt all passwords in non reversible format for obvious security reasons.

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