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XF 1.3 Delete Threads

#1
I had to make a new admin login and password to get into my site , there has been a lot of spam profiles and posts, I can not delete the posts , am I missing something >banning the member and or ip does not delete posts. I do not have or my original login and password would not work . Everything is set to Super Administrator am I missing something . Thanks Mike https://www.talkgear.net/
 

Nudaii

Well-known member
#2
have you tried using spam banningthem? if their post count is too high you can change the threshhold that spam/cleaner ban checks for here

yoururl/admin.php?options/list/spam#_maxContentSpamMessages
 

sross

Active member
#3
you also need to go into spam management options, setup a 'honeypot key' and 'akismet' key. After setting that up, I've had virtually zero spam.