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    How to Report A Spammer, Troll, etc.

    Folks, people from time to time slip through the cracks and post spam on the forums, say something overly offensive or unnecessary, etc. The best way to get the moderators attention about this is to click the little "report post" icon which will alert all the moderators. Here is what it looks like (circled in red):



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    How to Report A Spammer, Troll, etc.

    It’s funny you used hottshots post as an example. You chose well.


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    Quote Originally Posted by SJ View Post
    Folks, people from time to time slip through the cracks and post spam on the forums, say something overly offensive or unnecessary, etc. The best way to get the moderators attention about this is to click the little "report post" icon which will alert all the moderators. Here is what it looks like (circled in red):



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    Quote Originally Posted by SteveE View Post
    It’s funny you used hottshots post as an example. You chose well.


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    HA! Not intentional!
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    Could it be that it was really a trick to expose Eaton as a troll?

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    What I took away from this....
    don't post about installing toe brakes on a Cub.
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    I guess I'll have to work on my PSA style... and no, not the kind in the TURP thread....

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    Quote Originally Posted by SteveE View Post
    It’s funny you used hottshots post as an example. You chose well.


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    Yeah that IS pretty hilarious.
    After Monday and Tuesday, even the calendar says WTF !
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    Steve, if you ban everybody who posts unnecessary nonsense, we're all doomed.
    After Monday and Tuesday, even the calendar says WTF !
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    Quote Originally Posted by PerryB View Post
    Steve, if you ban everybody who posts unnecessary nonsense, we're all doomed.
    That's funny because it's so true! and i think the last gut that complained about it took a verbal or typed beating for not enjoying our humour. It's seems to be how every thread ends, speaking of which we must be due for a new joke thread soon eh?
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    Seems easy to identify Trolls. Look for the label!
    I don't know where you've been me lad, but I see you won first Prize!

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    So, social bonus points for the most 'reports'?

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