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Forum topic by Ger21 posted 11-20-2019 02:05 PM 734 views 0 times favorited 44 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-20-2019 02:05 PM

woodworknisb is sending spam messages via private message. Needs to be banned.

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#1 posted 11-20-2019 02:09 PM

Ger – please send the link to Cricket so it can be addressed accordingly.

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#2 posted 11-20-2019 02:23 PM

yup same here
thanks

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#3 posted 11-20-2019 02:25 PM

got it also – I blocked him
cricket will take care of it

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#4 posted 11-20-2019 02:34 PM

Thank you.

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#5 posted 11-20-2019 02:41 PM

Just FYI I think Cricket wanted PMs sent to her instead of forum topics opened….. so this one may get closed down

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#6 posted 11-20-2019 02:43 PM

I had the email notification but when I checked my inbox it was already gone so I think that means we can avoid hammering Cricket’s inbox with spam alerts.

It just wreaked of spam from the get go. I used to get emails from my customers with such bad english grammar that I knew it wasn’t them. “I am found in in other country with all my wallets removed and need money to home get please. I will back you pay”

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#7 posted 11-20-2019 06:34 PM

woodworkzpma IS another one.

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#8 posted 11-20-2019 06:48 PM

Yep. Me to.

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#9 posted 11-20-2019 06:53 PM

Spammed me with an affiliate link

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#10 posted 11-20-2019 06:56 PM

crickets gonna love this!

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#11 posted 11-20-2019 07:20 PM

I got one from woodworkzpma too. Flushed it!

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#12 posted 11-20-2019 08:13 PM

Beat me to it.

What a prat.

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#13 posted 11-20-2019 10:58 PM

I recommend that you tag your own post as spam so that Cricket sees it. (put a note that you are tagging it so that she knows it was you).

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#14 posted 11-20-2019 11:53 PM

Its a pain and a real kind of invasion of privacy.
It would be sometimes nice to know the origins and whether these people ever make money from this spam stuff.

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#15 posted 11-21-2019 04:18 AM

how do you report a post as spam. I was going to report it but couldn’t find how

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