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  Reply # 591916 7-Mar-2012 19:27 Send private message

Normally the offending posts are removed/edited.

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  Reply # 591932 7-Mar-2012 19:54 Send private message

nakedmolerat:
kiwitrc: Hey Ragnor, you wondering where Networkn went also :)

EDIT: By the way I reckon its a great idea, save me trying to find the last inflammatory post that broke the camels back as it were.


did you find it? i have been searching since last night Tongue Out 

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  Reply # 591935 7-Mar-2012 20:05 Send private message

Maybe Mauricio doesn't want us to see the reasons for the bans? /conspiracy theory

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  Reply # 592085 8-Mar-2012 05:24 Send private message

Bah!!!! Name and shame those that will not conform!!
*no salute*

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  Reply # 592265 8-Mar-2012 12:31 Send private message

While I too think it would be amusing to see such a feature on GZ, I wouldn't want it to go ahead of my manual (only) reset read forums request, where the reset flags do not reset automatically, but only when you manually set them to read using a link like the one currently at the top of each page.  This would allow me to come in and read selected posts when I was time constrained, but still come back later to catch up on all the other unread posts from my last proper visit.

Yes Mauricio, this is my 6 monthly request for this feature! :-)

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  Reply # 592323 8-Mar-2012 13:43 Send private message

codyc1515: Maybe Mauricio doesn't want us to see the reasons for the bans? /conspiracy theory

Better save this post, so we can post it up latter when codyc1515 gets banned for accusing Mauricio of conspiracy.
 




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  Reply # 592340 8-Mar-2012 14:10 Send private message

We dont need you guys seeing the usual reasons for banning...

"Didnt call me sir"
"Dont like their lack of spellcheck"
"Didnt buy me a drink at the GZPE"

and the ultimate reason for being banned...

"Appeared to know more than me on a subject"

Mods also get banned by the way.... "for not posting more pictures".




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  Reply # 592359 8-Mar-2012 14:47 Send private message

xpd: We dont need you guys seeing the usual reasons for banning...

"Didnt call me sir"
"Dont like their lack of spellcheck"
"Didnt buy me a drink at the GZPE"

and the ultimate reason for being banned...

"Appeared to know more than me on a subject"

Mods also get banned by the way.... "for not posting more pictures".


All fair reasons. If the ban list wont be published, then how about a raffle, prize being Mod for a day, I am drawing up my hit list now.

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  Reply # 592424 8-Mar-2012 15:51 Send private message

On 1st April 2011 we run a prank which consisted of a "BAN" button in all posts - similar to what moderators see...

There were quite a few people "banned" then - we logged all clicks.




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  Reply # 592809 9-Mar-2012 15:50 Send private message

kiwitrc:
nakedmolerat:
kiwitrc: Hey Ragnor, you wondering where Networkn went also :)

EDIT: By the way I reckon its a great idea, save me trying to find the last inflammatory post that broke the camels back as it were.


did you find it? i have been searching since last night Tongue Out 

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Same here

Not sure if it's related, but it might have something to do with trying to start another Galaxy S II thread, when there was no need for one though 




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  Reply # 592828 9-Mar-2012 16:39 Send private message

Suggesting a thread split wouldn't be reason for a ban, not even temporary.




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  Reply # 593578 11-Mar-2012 15:23 Send private message

It's disappointing to me that this thread even exists and I sincerely hope that it never gets implemented in any form, which has nothing to do with my recent break away and everything to do with common sense and decency. Surely there are better things do to than investigate/compile bans and the reasons behind them?

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  Reply # 593582 11-Mar-2012 15:30 Send private message

welcome back? so, what have you done networkn? ;-)





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Reply # 597444 20-Mar-2012 06:33 Send private message

Sooooo, I see Cody1515 is having another holiday from Geekzone. Just sayin.....

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  Reply # 597445 20-Mar-2012 06:39 Send private message

add grant01 to that list...





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