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    Seems like the spammers are all of the same ilk. I'm sure there is a mechanism in place to block their IP address. Just my opinion.

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    We're looking into it and are definitely open to suggestions if any of you manage your own public forums. We use various ant-spam tools like akismet and capcha but if you guys can suggest another tool / service we'll surely look into.

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    Will send a pm.

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    Something has changed.
    I haven't seen or had to delete a single spam post since late Saturday night.
    Whatever it is, I like it!
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    I changed the registration process a bit. Now any new account has to be approved/rejected by a moderator (or admin, have to make sure) before they can post. It's not Ideal as new members have to wait to be approved before posting but at least it keeps spammers out.

    Once an account is approved, they can post freely

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    As long as it keeps the Russian mob from spamming us !


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