By VitalyT
May 24, 2013
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  1. A suggestion to set a filter for catching "run Crysis" and/or similar and remove the posts automatically.

    In the last couple years I find it to be the dumbest and most annoying post ever on every technical forum.

    Here's a fresh one again:

    Also, this whole idea about anonymous posts under Guest account doesn't really serve any good. I'm hoping TechSpot will put an end to it someday...
    cliffordcooley likes this.
  2. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,550   +2,894

    Perhaps we should start questioning the IQ level of those who post this question.
  3. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 11,690   +1,879

    Great idea! Suppose we use the string variable, (does/will it run/play Crysis) as a comparator for the text box. If the variable appears, then a warning dialog such as, "you're an imbecile if you try to post that" or "that joke is beyond stale, find a new one", could appear. Better still, (and my personal favorite), redirect the poster to an online IQ test....;) .
    cliffordcooley and VitalyT like this.
  4. Julio Franco

    Julio Franco TechSpot Editor Posts: 7,058   +645

    At least it's not as bad as "first post" :)
  5. captaincranky

    captaincranky TechSpot Addict Posts: 11,690   +1,879

    Yeah well, if it is indeed your "first post", you still get a point for either one, now don't you?

    What I mean is, there's no penalty assessed......

    And speaking of cliches, I don't care what anyone says, Microsoft will always be "M$" to me....:p
  6. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,317   +618

    Anyone seen the filters on Yahoo?
    Login and you can click [x] show me less on {some subject tag}

    Tired of seeing who did what to whom or wore brand xyz on the red carpet!

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