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  • Started 2 years ago by GuiltySpark
  • Latest reply from warlock
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GuiltySpark
GuiltySpark
Posts: 4024

Does anyone think it would be a good idea to have an Overlay box that pops up when you click the Report button/link,
where by you then have to fill out your Username, Email, and then add a comment as to why you clicked Report.

Once you've started typing in the comment box an Accept button is highlighted so you can proceed, and if you
made a mistake you can always select the Cancel button.

What do you think ?

Posted 2 years ago
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warlock
warlock
Posts: 4100

I think the username and comment idea is a good one. Not so much the E-mail. part.

Posted 2 years ago
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GuiltySpark
GuiltySpark
Posts: 4024

The email part would stop people giving other members names. :)

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warlock
warlock
Posts: 4100

I thought about this after I answered your post yesterday. We do not seem to get that many reports here, at least what I see. Actually the way it is now seems to be working okay. You can post a comment under the post that you think should be reported now, and the moderators do a good job of taking care of it. Mistakes It seems only happen when a new member reports themselves because they are unfamiler with what the report is for.

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GuiltySpark
GuiltySpark
Posts: 4024

I agree!!! The mods do a great job here but thought it might be one for the future of HTG just incase you get idiots (and there have been a few) who have been told off and decided to cause a bit of chaos by reporting as many as possible. :)

Posted 2 years ago
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warlock
warlock
Posts: 4100

You need more input from others. I thought you would get a lot of responses.

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Lighthouse
Lighthouse
Posts: 13598

I am watching with interest :)

Posted 2 years ago
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GuiltySpark
GuiltySpark
Posts: 4024

Me too warlock, I guess everyone's busy.

@ Lighthouse,

Where's Rick P these days ?

Posted 2 years ago
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Lighthouse
Lighthouse
Posts: 13598

GS. If he is not on, then that normally means, he is not well. Something many of us go through at some time.
But I will email him.

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GuiltySpark
GuiltySpark
Posts: 4024

Sorry to hear that, I wish him well.

Posted 2 years ago
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Lighthouse
Lighthouse
Posts: 13598

GS. Just talked to Rick on the phone. If you have a home phone, please email me your number, and I'll call you.

Posted 2 years ago
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GuiltySpark
GuiltySpark
Posts: 4024

Back on to the OP, anyone else have anything to share ?

Posted 2 years ago
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warlock
warlock
Posts: 4100

Still not much interest since yesterday. I did notice that you reported a post with an e-mail address included. I reported a spammer trying to sell some junk. Both were taken care of in quick fashion by the moderator. Maybe all is well as is.

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GuiltySpark
GuiltySpark
Posts: 4024

Yea, thought I'd give it one more bash as its quiet. :)

Posted 2 years ago
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warlock
warlock
Posts: 4100

Maybe the weekend?

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