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by 1959
Sat Feb 07, 2009 3:00 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.
Replies: 234
Views: 281582

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

believe it's only available from 3.0.3 upwards... you might find the update files here http://sourceforge.net/project/showfiles.php?group_id=7885&package_id=194469 I was afraid that would be the case. I don't see a 3.0.2 to 3.0.4 package so I might just wait until the phpBB web site comes back onli...
by 1959
Sat Feb 07, 2009 1:34 pm
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: SPAMBOTS - how can we stop them - read FIRST post.
Replies: 234
Views: 281582

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

I am interested in trying the queued posts option. My board is using version 3.0.2 though, and I can't seem to find where in the ACP to adjust the queued post settings.

Is that feature only available in 3.0.4? I'm not sure I'm really in the mood for an upgrade :)
by 1959
Thu Feb 05, 2009 1:37 am
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Spam Bots & phpBB3?
Replies: 47
Views: 70659

Re: Spam Bots & phpBB3?

Since adding the custom profile fields a few hours ago, the spam signups have stopped.
by 1959
Thu Feb 05, 2009 12:00 am
Forum: phpBB 3.0.x Support
Topic: Spam Bots & phpBB3?
Replies: 47
Views: 70659

Re: Spam Bots & phpBB3?

ChrisRLG wrote:Other than the anti spammer mod that has already been provided you can use the custom profile fields to provide something similar without any coding.

Knowledge Base - Custom Profile Fields as an Anti-Spammer Tool
I found this link very useful and I am going to give it a shot!