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Profile Infractions

Discussion in 'Moderator Discussion' started by Kumar, Sep 13, 2007.

  1. Kumar

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  2. DM

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    I didn't realize profile infractions were a seperate thing. I've been infracting sig size all along, but I just infract the post with "Read the Rules" and tell them to make it smaller. I'll start doing it this way.
  3. Kumar

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    reduced that guy's sig
  5. Kumar

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    Infracted !!DarKnighT666:) for his terrible posting quality in the RMT forum. This should put him in the 'close to being banned' group.
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    Please do not use profile infractions for poor posting quality. If their posting habits are bad enough to warrant an infraction, it should not be difficult to find one or two bad posts that can be infracted. This way the user can see specifically what has gotten them into trouble and what they should avoid in the future. Infractions are as much about teaching as they are about punishment.
  7. Kumar

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    Don't worry, I made a very detailed infraction message and pointed out which posts are bad etc.
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    What Aeolus is saying it's better to infraction those posts themselves when you notice they are breaking the rules instead of coming back out of nowhere with "OH YEAH........"
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    This could also lead to another mod potentially infracting a post that you do essentially do a profile infraction for.
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    There are a few problems with it, but that is one of them, Obi, yes. I just know that I won't be using profile infractions for posting violations, rather reserving them for signatures of excessive size and other offenses of a similar nature.
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    reduced the sig
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    DM, do you know how to use the mod cp to change someone's sig?
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    Oh I see, there is a thread for these...

    Yesterday I infracted Marrilpet for having a ridiculously long sig, but I made it a two point infraction since he already had three "read the rules" pending. This put him in the "I could be banned!" usergroup, which apparently also disables their ability to display a signature.
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    I've looked around the cp and I never noticed any way I could change anyone else's information, I've tried many times before. I mean, I can go into the fields and delete/type new information, but there's no way to save it.
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    If you access the cp from User Options, you should see a link that says "[Edit Signature]". From there you can change the sig and click Save.
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    dm is gay

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