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#1 of 3 Old 07-09-2010, 12:36 AM - Thread Starter
 
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Is there no way to report spam in private messages? I deleted it after I didn't see a button to report it, but now I wish I'd looked at the user name. It was a new member that didn't have any posts.
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#2 of 3 Old 07-09-2010, 03:23 PM
 
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There is a report button for private messages. It is on the top right hand corner, small triangle with an exclamation point, just like on the posts - only up top in the blue header bar.

Otherwise, you can forward the PM to the admin as well.

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#3 of 3 Old 07-09-2010, 04:41 PM
 
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vbulletin can be mod'd to not let new users send PM (or post URLs ...) might be a too much effort or not desirable here but it helps the drive by spam on the tech forum I mod.

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