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    PM Spam

    Hey everyone,

    Last night we had a PM-Spammer (Mariatctfounds) send out a bunch of Spam messages via PM. Please just delete those messages...the account is now banned.

    We do everything we can to prevent this kind of junk on the forum, but occasionally one gets through. If you see Spam, please report it to the staff as soon as possible...

    Thanks..
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    Thanks for the heads up ... didn't get any here

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    I also noticed they had 0 posts. Anyway to make someone have a minimum # of posts prior to having PM privileges?

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    I got the notification of the PM but what was strange was that it was on a different email than I have listed here. My email for Hammock Forums and White Blaze is the same.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ewker View Post
    I got the notification of the PM but what was strange was that it was on a different email than I have listed here. My email for Hammock Forums and White Blaze is the same.
    That can't be good
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mrprez View Post
    I also noticed they had 0 posts. Anyway to make someone have a minimum # of posts prior to having PM privileges?
    Yes, but that would not work well. We routinely get valid PM questions from new members about various things. Setting a minimum would prevent that.

    Quote Originally Posted by Ewker View Post
    I got the notification of the PM but what was strange was that it was on a different email than I have listed here. My email for Hammock Forums and White Blaze is the same.
    PM notifications simply go to the address you have listed in your profile (which is hidden). There are no other addresses or info stored anywhere.
    I think that when the lies are all told and forgot the truth will be there yet. It dont move about from place to place and it dont change from time to time. You cant corrupt it any more than you can salt salt. - Cormac McCarthy

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    Quote Originally Posted by angrysparrow View Post
    PM notifications simply go to the address you have listed in your profile (which is hidden). There are no other addresses or info stored anywhere.
    well in this case it didn't. I use Yahoo email on here and WB. This one came through my other email
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