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quiz/test question at registration
I have a BB with discussions that pertain to an online computer game. It's not really a very busy board (3 posts in one week is high traffic with maybe two dozen registered users). The problem I have ...

Started Oct 20th, 2011 at 8:07pm by Joe Blaux
2 653 Last Post Oct 20th, 2011 at 8:17pm
By: Dandello
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CAPTCHA - How Do You Choose Characters Used?
I stopped using CAPTCHA (really liked the feature) because there was no way to make it not use the nightmare characters (il0o1, for instance).  I did some reading and found that by editing a php file ...

Started Oct 14th, 2011 at 6:42pm by Dahlgren
2 823 Last Post Oct 20th, 2011 at 8:03pm
By: Dahlgren
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Global Announcement
Hi
I am admin on a forum with uses Yabb 2.4 but I can't find an option anywhere to be able to make a global announcement to post on all of the boards. I notice at the bottom of the page it shows ...

Started Oct 19th, 2011 at 8:13pm by minimatt
3 649 Last Post Oct 20th, 2011 at 3:17pm
By: Derek Barnstorm
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Promote to Global Mod
Hi folks.  I know I asked this before.  Sorry to bother again.
I have Yabb 2.2 and would like to promote a couple folks to Global mods.  Someone once pointed to a tutorial that showed me how but ...

Started Oct 20th, 2011 at 3:34am by thymekiller
5 757 Last Post Oct 20th, 2011 at 4:07am
By: Derek Barnstorm
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Problem with all forum software - SEO backlinking

Started Oct 12th, 2011 at 2:39pm by JonB
8 3,920 Last Post Oct 19th, 2011 at 10:10pm
By: Derek Barnstorm
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Reports of problems with googiespell
I received a PM earlier asking if I knew if there were any reason the YaBB built-in spellchecker (googiespell) was not functioning on someone's servers.
I just had a chance to test on a productio...

Started Oct 17th, 2011 at 10:31pm by JonB
1 687 Last Post Oct 17th, 2011 at 10:46pm
By: Derek Barnstorm
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Changing page title of posts
How do you remove "Perl YaBB Forum" from the html page title of posts?
Having that added to the to the post title makes it a little confusing when it comes up in web search results.

Started Oct 16th, 2011 at 9:58pm by S.P.Robinson
3 628 Last Post Oct 16th, 2011 at 11:52pm
By: Derek Barnstorm
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Re: Yangtze Cruise
Hey Derek & JonB
The antispam features are not working here Shocked
Give that guy a ticket and put him on the cruise Roll Eyes
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Started Oct 14th, 2011 at 10:08am by Elrick.
4 687 Last Post Oct 16th, 2011 at 8:24pm
By: Derek Barnstorm
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Adsense login via their parameters
Getting form spoofing error while trying to setup a google adsense login.
version 2.5ae
parameters  username, password
POST
URL is mysite and YaBB.pl?action=login2
form spoof ...

Started Oct 9th, 2011 at 2:11am by BloodyRue
« Pages 1 2 »
22 5,768 Last Post Oct 15th, 2011 at 10:03pm
By: Derek Barnstorm
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YaBB hanging my GoDaddy server with Mac clients
This is a strange problem:
If a mac browser (Safari or Firefox) is used to interact with YaBB, we get frequent server hangs.
This usually happens if I'm creating a new topic, or making edit...

Started Feb 19th, 2010 at 11:11pm by ddc
« Pages 1 2 »
22 13,281 Last Post Oct 13th, 2011 at 1:28am
By: JonB
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Setting registraion requirements
Trying to stop the massive spam registraions. Where do i find the "captcha filter" and where do I find the "why are you joining" field for new members?

Started Sep 30th, 2011 at 4:27pm by Jeff Walters
2 788 Last Post Oct 12th, 2011 at 7:22pm
By: Dahlgren
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yabb.cgi yabb.pl server errors
I am getting server errors from people looking for yabb.cgi and yabb.pl
is there some portion of  any of the yabb 2.5 files that would be calling them?
or are the people calling those files ...

Started Oct 12th, 2011 at 4:31am by BloodyRue
1 5,778 Last Post Oct 12th, 2011 at 3:13pm
By: Dandello
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Registration Bombardment
I'm getting tons and tons of bogus registrations in the last week or so. I run three YaBB forums, and two of them are getting around 50 a day, most of them with "reason for registration" being "cdefgh...

Started Sep 8th, 2011 at 10:37am by AmishCake
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24 6,040 Last Post Oct 11th, 2011 at 7:09pm
By: AmishCake
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False registrations
Hey everybody,
Thanks for responding to this "giant issue" of false registrations on my YABB forum. I have done the "anti spam" thing and nothing works. I block the IP's that show up and still no...

Started Sep 30th, 2011 at 4:02pm by Jeff Walters
1 579 Last Post Oct 11th, 2011 at 6:54pm
By: AmishCake
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My Website was deactivated
My hosting site deactivated my website today because the perl scripts were causing IO issues. áI asked them for more information and the following was emailed to me. I have no idea what I need to d...

Started Oct 3rd, 2011 at 8:04pm by ourinstantwin
8 2,082 Last Post Oct 5th, 2011 at 10:42pm
By: JonB
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Forum very slow
Running version 2.5
Getting complaints that my forum runs pretty slow. Sometimes 30 seconds for a post to load. Somedays it's faster than others but normally crawls. All my other sites are fine s...

Started Jul 31st, 2011 at 3:12pm by Bob B.
« Pages 1 2 »
16 4,917 Last Post Oct 3rd, 2011 at 4:04pm
By: Dandello
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File attachments
Okay - this is a weird one. The file attachment section doesn't show up in the posting page.
In
Admin center -> Forum settings -> Posting
both the 'Enable Bulletin Board Code? ' and 'S...

Started Sep 30th, 2011 at 4:58pm by Dandello
2 854 Last Post Sep 30th, 2011 at 7:42pm
By: Dandello
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Registration bug? User ID with just numbers
Hi,
There seems to be a bug or something with the registration of new members. 
First of all, I am using 2.5AE with the registration setting as "Pre-registration with admin membership appro...

Started Sep 29th, 2011 at 12:06am by Hayden Rorke
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4 1,051 Last Post Sep 30th, 2011 at 2:06am
By: Hayden Rorke
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Allow multiple accounts with same email address?
Hi,
I would like to be able to create multiple user accounts with same email address, but yabb will not allow this.  For testing, I want to be able to turn this feature off so I can create new ac...

Started Sep 28th, 2011 at 5:54pm by Ken408
1 688 Last Post Sep 28th, 2011 at 9:39pm
By: Dandello
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500 Internal Server Error
Hi, I converted recently my old 1.3.2 to Yabb2.5AE to get read of spam but I could not solve the problem. Today I was trying to ban all chinese IPs and during editing something went wrong and I cannot...

Started Sep 25th, 2011 at 12:30pm by Gelu
6 1,536 Last Post Sep 28th, 2011 at 5:27am
By: Dandello
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False registration on forums
I was unable to post on this forum for awhile, glad I can now. I have a forum that is constantly getting slammed with what apperas to be a bunch of B/S members. The email servers to watch out for are:...

Started Sep 22nd, 2011 at 4:19am by Jeff Walters
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24 8,098 Last Post Sep 28th, 2011 at 5:17am
By: Dandello
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Member Groups - moving members by mass?
Hi, I'm currently running YaBB 2.3.1 and would like to change a vast number of members from a post dependant group to a post independant group. When I say a vast number I'm talking hundreds.
Obvi...

Started Sep 27th, 2011 at 8:41pm by jfk
2 570 Last Post Sep 27th, 2011 at 9:12pm
By: jfk
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Question about this (Ex Member) thing ?
Yea this has happend twice now...
i view my forum then it says im an ex member and all my posts are deleted but shows im an ex member
is this a hack? am i being hacked? i just took the forum...

Started Sep 25th, 2011 at 3:31pm by L_ith
7 1,199 Last Post Sep 26th, 2011 at 3:39pm
By: L_ith
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Attachment Size (413 Request entity too large)
Searched and found very few posts regarding attachments so I guess I'm the lone stranger when it comes to this problem.  For testing purposes I put zero in both the size of attachment allowed and the ...

Started Sep 24th, 2011 at 2:36am by Dahlgren
3 835 Last Post Sep 24th, 2011 at 5:31pm
By: Dahlgren
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restricting links in signatures
Specifically - is there a way to disable links in signatures (and posts if possible) until the new member reaches x number of posts?

Started Sep 21st, 2011 at 4:27pm by Dandello
5 911 Last Post Sep 24th, 2011 at 12:10pm
By: WebMe
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Avatars not being displayed
Hi
I have an issue with our Yabb 2.4 where Avatars are not being displayed. They are enabled in the settings as far as I can see but I see
[Wed Sep 21 10:52:04 2011] [error] [client 94.171....

Started Sep 21st, 2011 at 10:26am by RoboPope
5 864 Last Post Sep 23rd, 2011 at 1:26am
By: JonB
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Can I manually control new registrations?
Can registration of new users be blocked, paused, until manual Administration approval.
Thanks,
Stuart

Started Sep 18th, 2011 at 11:16pm by Planter
4 1,618 Last Post Sep 19th, 2011 at 2:56pm
By: smith21
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Problem with quotes in YaBB 2.5AE
Last night I updated our forum to 2.5AE from 2.4. Quotes used to work alright.
Now, only simple quotes will work. Quotes with parameters (author, link, date) will not display at all. Yet if you c...

Started Apr 7th, 2011 at 4:10am by cavenaghi9
2 1,501 Last Post Sep 14th, 2011 at 1:17pm
By: Walter46
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Attached files containing "+" in their names
Hello!
I am using YaBB 2.4. A user tried to attach a file whose name contained "+", I could not download it. Had to rename it.
Is there a patch?
Thank you!

Started Sep 9th, 2011 at 12:10pm by Liviu Lalescu
14 6,866 Last Post Sep 13th, 2011 at 1:17pm
By: JonB
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Global Moderator erros? (help)
Hi there,
this has just been made aware to me... my Global Moderator  says every time he logs in, he doesn't have the rights to edit posts etc,
he has to do a 2nd login via an 'update sessio...

Started Sep 10th, 2011 at 4:14pm by L_ith
3 1,062 Last Post Sep 13th, 2011 at 6:55am
By: Derek - Ex Member
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