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Members on my ignore list can still send me PMs?

VolgoreVolgore Member EpicPosts: 3,872
Hello there!

I put another forummember on my ignore-list a couple of month ago and it seemed to work as intended..as least i thought so, until i suddenly got a private message from him.
Is it perhaps a bug that people on ignore can still send messages to you?
Or does the ignore option only apply to forum postings?

Would be nice to get a quick clarification on that :)


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  • lahzeakharlahzeakhar Member CommonPosts: 1
    This is my question too. Please provide us with this information if you have any questions about this.  :)
  • DMKanoDMKano Gamercentral, AKMember LegendaryPosts: 19,733
    This is my question too. Please provide us with this information if you have any questions about this.  :)
    You do realize this was asked back in 2016 - lol
  • ScorchienScorchien Hatboro, PAMember LegendaryPosts: 6,271
    DMKano said:
    This is my question too. Please provide us with this information if you have any questions about this.  :)
    You do realize this was asked back in 2016 - lol
    whats more interesting is that poster acct was created 31 minutes ago has 1 post and is concerned about his ignore list ... Intersting Alt acct
    DMKano
  • DMKanoDMKano Gamercentral, AKMember LegendaryPosts: 19,733
    Scorchien said:
    DMKano said:
    This is my question too. Please provide us with this information if you have any questions about this.  :)
    You do realize this was asked back in 2016 - lol
    whats more interesting is that poster acct was created 31 minutes ago has 1 post and is concerned about his ignore list ... Intersting Alt acct

    Alt accounts - lol - why? I never understood why people bother with alt accounts on forums.

    Such a waste.
    Scorchien
  • ScorchienScorchien Hatboro, PAMember LegendaryPosts: 6,271
    i agree , but people do it all the time ..
     
      
  • VrikaVrika FinlandMember EpicPosts: 5,268
    Scorchien said:
    DMKano said:
    This is my question too. Please provide us with this information if you have any questions about this.  :)
    You do realize this was asked back in 2016 - lol
    whats more interesting is that poster acct was created 31 minutes ago has 1 post and is concerned about his ignore list ... Intersting Alt acct
    I think he's just a clever spammer who think we're interested in his signature links that look like they're advertising Iran flights.
    Torval
     
  • ScorchienScorchien Hatboro, PAMember LegendaryPosts: 6,271
    Vrika said:
    Scorchien said:
    DMKano said:
    This is my question too. Please provide us with this information if you have any questions about this.  :)
    You do realize this was asked back in 2016 - lol
    whats more interesting is that poster acct was created 31 minutes ago has 1 post and is concerned about his ignore list ... Intersting Alt acct
    I think he's just a clever spammer who think we're interested in his signature links that look like they're advertising Iran flights.
    saw that .. was scared to clk on it :)
  • DMKanoDMKano Gamercentral, AKMember LegendaryPosts: 19,733
    edited September 2018
    Scorchien said:
    i agree , but people do it all the time ..
     
      

    Posters want to make their point "stronger" by employing alt accounts for support of their points.

    It's a logical fallacy - Argumentum ad populum - appeal to the masses - when someone has a shite point, no matter how many people (or alt accounts) jump on the bandwagon - the point will still be shite

    Back in the day before MMORPG.COM when I posted in VNboards (before IGN acquired them and it went to crap) - I remember mods exposing alt accounts - there was one guy who had these conversations with himself for pages and pages - pretending to be a guy flirting with this girl (who was his alt account) - cringe level 1000.


    Post edited by DMKano on
  • ScorchienScorchien Hatboro, PAMember LegendaryPosts: 6,271
    DMKano said:
    Scorchien said:
    i agree , but people do it all the time ..
     
      

    Posters want to make their point "stronger" by employing alt accounts for support of their points.

    It's a logical fallacy - Argumentum ad populum - appeal to the masses - when someone has a shite point, no matter how many people (or alt accounts) jump on the bandwagon - the point will still be shite

    Back when I posted in VNboards (before IGN acquired them and it went to crap) - I remember mods exposing alt accounts - there was one guy who had these conversations with himself for pages and pages - pretending to be a guy flirting with this girl (who was his alt account) - cringe level 1000.


    Ive seen that stuff going on also .. Yes cringe worthy is a good way of describing ...

        It goes on here also , and it particularly goes on with giveaways here .. And should not be permitted ..
    DMKano
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