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Quite a lot of spam in the helproom


Algerian peter ™
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tonight.

Just popped in and spam

That is if the site will let me post.

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wiz-king

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simonjary I would sooner delete spam than watch football!

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Forum Editor

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I'm unable to help Simon much because I'm in hospital for a couple of days, and only have forum access via my iPad. It works well, except when it comes to using my deletion tool - that is a bit hit and miss. I'm sure the spam filters will stop the streaming media spammers, but they might also stop the occasional good post. Our apologies in advance if that happens to you.

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wee eddie

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FE: Hope the reason for your Hospitalisation is cleared-up swiftly.

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wiz-king

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FE Typical! - nothing to do but lazy around and the iPad doesn't work.

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morddwyd

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We can put up with it, but I feel sorry for all the beginners and others who have genuine problems and are looking for help.

They might not even realise that it is not normal, and go elsewhere, where the advice might not be half as good!

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simonjary

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OK, first wave of attack is repelled.

We've added the spam filters back in, which may affect some posts. Please let us know if it does.

We hope we can relax the filters after a while and the spammers go elsewhere, but eventually they'll be back - that's for sure.

Thanks for your patience,

Simon

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Strawballs

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Quite a lot of Spam that's a bit of an understatement over 6 full pages of it!

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Forum Editor

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**wee eddie * Thanks for the good wishes. I dropped a heavy log on my foot and broke some bones. An operation is necessary so here I am. Into theatre in an hour or so if all goes to plan. See you all on the other side.

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fourm member

How right you are. Surgery postponed until the morning. Another evening of watching a big NHS hospital in action. All very interesting, and somewhat uplifting if I'm honest.

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Brumas

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FE I always get Timber and Timbre mixed up,so I expect the the distinctive tone quality differentiating one vowel or sonant from another when you yelled Timber (or words to that effect) was off the richter scale ;o}

Hope the impending op goes to plan and that you have speedy recovery.

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