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Blocking posts in another language

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by trailrider330, Oct 6, 2015.

  1. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I like to use the "new posts" options when searching new threads and posts. As of tonight when I use this option, it seems as though most of what I am getting is in another language that I can not begin to decipher. In addition, it is taking a lot of extra time to scroll down through pages of posts to get to ones I can actually read. Is this new to BYC? Is there a way to set things so that only posts in English show up?
     
  2. Frindizzle

    Frindizzle Guitar Girl <3 Premium Member

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  3. BantyChooks

    BantyChooks Smile Premium Member

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    Yup, that's spam.
     
  4. Frindizzle

    Frindizzle Guitar Girl <3 Premium Member

     
  5. trailrider330

    trailrider330 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    You got that right! I sure am glad the flock managers can take care of the spam that quickly!
     
  6. Frindizzle

    Frindizzle Guitar Girl <3 Premium Member

     
  7. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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  8. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

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    I still see it - just moved on to another area. What do they get out of it? It can't be very exciting. I suppose they just like to mess things up for other people.

    When my son was in college they worked on a project to spam the worst spammers. It did work for awhile - they didn't like their own medicine.
     
  9. BantamFan4Life

    BantamFan4Life Water Under the Bridge Premium Member

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    Lol! That's ironic.
     
  10. N F C

    N F C Home in WY Premium Member

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    I've often wondered the same thing DD...what's the point? Strange way to have fun if you ask me!

    Funny about your son's college project [​IMG]
     

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