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by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 11:01 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Bulk-delete users?
Replies: 3
Views: 5587

Re: Bulk-delete users?

Sunni1 wrote:Actually just found the Prune Users option :) I feel stupid now :oops:
... as long as there are no "real" users in the date range you select.
by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 10:59 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Bulk-delete users?
Replies: 3
Views: 5587

Re: Bulk-delete users?

I couldn't find a way to do these easily either and the simplest method I could come up with (besides removing them through accessing the database tables) was: Using a browser with tab capability, log in to the ACP, go back to the Board Index, select the Members link, click on Joined to get the list...
by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 10:45 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Account approval help needed
Replies: 5
Views: 3442

Re: Account approval help needed

Ooooo. My version 2 knowledge is a bit rusty since that was a while ago. Maybe "Forum Admin" -> "Management" or
"General Admin" -> "Configuration" ?
by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 10:34 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: changeing the default user group
Replies: 1
Views: 1126

Re: changeing the default user group

What group are you wanting to change them to? You can create user defined groups from the "Users and Groups" tab of the ACP if you want to go hog wild in organizing users and then set their access from the "Permissions" tab under "User Roles".
by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 10:23 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Account approval help needed
Replies: 5
Views: 3442

Re: Account approval help needed

Got to the ACP (Administrator Control Panel) and from the "General" tab select "E-mail settings" under "Client communication" on the left side. Change the email addresses as needed.
by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 10:14 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.
Replies: 234
Views: 338391

Re: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.

Set a custom profile field with a 'what is a x b ' type question. 35 spambots yesterday, none today No code changes needed That's more or less what I've been trying to do, but the D@#N custom profile fields don't show up in registration and no one on here seems to be able to tell me why! I found an...
by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 10:05 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Time & Date issues after upgrading to 3.0.4
Replies: 23
Views: 14772

Re: issue after upgrading to 3.0.4

That is bizarre - the time on the front says "It is currently less than one minute ago." :shock: :shock:
by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 9:56 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Automatic update 3.0.0 to 3.0.4
Replies: 6
Views: 2601

Re: Automatic update 3.0.0 to 3.0.4

MAKE SURE YOU SAVE YOUR EXISTING CONFIG FILE. Headaches will ensue if you don't.
:(
by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 8:53 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.
Replies: 234
Views: 338391

Re: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.

Did you make sure to set the visibility options when you created them? visibility.png Yep I've tried all possible combinations including display in registration screen. It shows the normal fields only. It will show up in the user's profile, but not in the registration screen no matter how I have it...
by pmbinky
Sat Feb 07, 2009 8:34 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.
Replies: 234
Views: 338391

Re: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.

Set a custom profile field with a 'what is a x b ' type question. 35 spambots yesterday, none today No code changes needed That's more or less what I've been trying to do, but the D@#N custom profile fields don't show up in registration and no one on here seems to be able to tell me why! Did you ma...