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bloodrain
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I think there needs to be a filter for swear words in usernames because there are people with REALLY gross usernames (generally are spammers)
 one year ago
 one year ago
bloodrain Group Title
I think there needs to be a filter for swear words in usernames because there are people with REALLY gross usernames (generally are spammers)
 one year ago
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Carniel Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.2
Thumbs up for this one :D
 one year ago

SWAG Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yup! I agree.
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Zale101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I know, ur right...
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bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
I am tired of (mainly spammers) making new accounts with inappropriate names because its against the CoC and its really gross. If people want to be on here, they might as well be respectful
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
This has definitely a horrible trend going on
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
definitely *been*
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bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
I wonder why it has just recently become a trend?
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
idk, i just wish this site could be peaceful
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bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
@KeganMoore That would be amazing.
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Zale101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@KeganMoore It is peaceful, but there just couple of trolls that need to be banned. I find people in this site nice and helpful better than wikianswers and yahoo answers.
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@bloodrain For sure, i just wish people didn't have ways around said filters, they misspell them purposefully to avoid them. What if new members were given a guest name until the username was checked? @Zale101 i am not just talking about those trolls, other things have gone down recently
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bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
The only problem is who is going to check all the usernames? Thats going to require staffing.
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Moderators if, even Ambassadors could do that, anyone over 80 smartscore if i ran the site
 one year ago

Zale101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I understand @KeaganMoore, i hope OS can do something about it :\
 one year ago

KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yea, @Zale101 @bloodrain if i ran the site anyone over 80 would be username screeners, and if a databased username was inappropriate then the person who screened it would have to answer why
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bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
That might be alright until the spammers start spamming the screeners by creating tons of usernames
 one year ago

KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Have a set # of new usernames allowed daily
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
That would also limit the amount of people who only come here for answers and just leave and never come back
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bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
For now at least, make a limit on usernames per IP address
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I have worked as a server op, server admin, and co president of several servers on mIRC
 one year ago

Zale101 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The problem is that Open Study is Public, which means any people can come in and go whenever they want whether they are trolls or learners.
 one year ago

KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@bloodrain that may not work because i use my schools ip
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bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
I guess thats right, what about whole schools?
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
who says it has to be purely public? Yes it may limit frequency, but in the long run private runs so much smoother
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@bloodrain as in?
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bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Alright, here is my idea FOR NOW. Swear filter on usernames. If a user/troll gets past the filter then mods will have to do something about it. Maybe if a user has an inappropriate username, there could be a new mod tool that suspends them until they change the username. IP banning might be a bad idea because of schools having multiple students online. Mods should be alerted whenever someone's chat post gets filtered for swearing. any other ideas?
 one year ago

bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
also this should not be a burden for the regular users (hopefully)
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KeganMoore Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
you hit all the points right there @bloodrain
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poopsiedoodle Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Why not make a new account named "Adolf Hitler"??????
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uri Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Pplz,Y is Poopsie so Lam3?
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poopsiedoodle Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
b3kuz i iz
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uri Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Naaao,U iz naice :3
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bloodrain Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
@poopsiedoodle you can't make a hitler account because its wrong
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poopsiedoodle Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
nuhuhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh no itz not l3l3laaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa
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