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Filter for thread titles

Discussion in 'Forum Suggestions & Feedback' started by RightFootFanatic, Apr 26, 2017.

  1. RightFootFanatic

    RightFootFanatic Regular Member

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    Hi,

    is it possible to implement a filter / check for thread titles that blocks posting threads that have an url as thread title. I guess mod time is spend better when they don't need to check 'n' delete those reported threads.
     
  2. Zwielicht

    Zwielicht Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    It takes a couple of seconds to ban each spam account and I'm usually online around the time it happens, though sometimes I get distracted when I have to respond to a thread. ;)

    Anyway, I considered bringing this up to the admins in the past, but I never got around to it. The idea I was going to suggest was to block members from using protocols in their thread titles, but this might restrict certain discussions on site migration. I suppose a filter that detects and blocks full URLs (http://sitename.com) would be better, but I'm not in charge of implementing those types of features on this forum.

    There were other suggestions I was going to make as well, but I'm not going to go into detail about those.
     
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  3. RightFootFanatic

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