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    One to filter Happy wheels

    I don't think it's been posted here before but teachers complained our boys were accessing an unsavoury game called Happy wheels through yayoye so I have added it to our filter.

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    Whole site was unblocked on our Smoothie... added it to blocks for now and sent the URL through the feedback bit.

    Cheers!

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    Quote Originally Posted by sonofsanta View Post
    Whole site was unblocked on our Smoothie... added it to blocks for now and sent the URL through the feedback bit.

    Cheers!
    Blocked as online gaming on ours.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sonofsanta View Post
    Whole site was unblocked on our Smoothie... added it to blocks for now and sent the URL through the feedback bit.

    Cheers!
    I'm a bit worried about that. It gets *very* blocked on our test rigs here.

    If you PM me some details we can take a look for you?

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    Got through RM SafetyNet, but reported

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    Quote Originally Posted by nile_c View Post
    I'm a bit worried about that. It gets *very* blocked on our test rigs here.

    If you PM me some details we can take a look for you?


    Me being an idiot, sorry. I use IE with proxy on and FF without proxy here, and I use FF to administer the Smoothie, so when I changed my group membership to check, I just opened a new FF tab to test... a new, unproxied tab... that then loaded the game.

    Taking out the custom block, and testing in IE as I should have done first, confirms that I am an idiot and the Smoothie is better than me.

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    No worries! Anything's possible on a Friday, I know that only too well...

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    The Students here have still managed to get around the filtering system, they can save that game as a MHTML Document (.mht) on a USB disk. However we have blocked the file extension from running from machines. This is a problem which some of you might face even though you have blocked it from filtering.

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