Email Addresses, User Names and spam registrations

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wargamer
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Email Addresses, User Names and spam registrations

Post by wargamer » Fri Apr 27, 2018 3:12 pm

As you might guess, the forum gets a lot of spammers/bots trying to register (probably 5 a day at least). These are usually easy to spot as they have very complicated email addresses or helpfully use something like @spammail.org. Odd User Names can also be an indicator.

However, some are less easy to decide on, and we tend to err on the side of caution. So if you are a genuine user looking to register, please avoid using email addresses that look like spam and use a simple one. For example, ran...login to view the rest of this post

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