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XF 1.5 Google 403 warning

Discussion in 'Troubleshooting and Problems' started by Corey haas, Jan 1, 2016.

  1. Corey haas

    Corey haas Member

    image.jpeg image.jpeg The almighty Google sent me an email advising me to fix an issue. Seems like their crawler is getting a 403 while trying to index some images. Here are some screen shots. What can I do?

  2. Corey haas

    Corey haas Member

    I posted before researching. I understand that I have to allow guests to have ability to view the images for these errors not to show up. I'll check on that.
  3. Corey haas

    Corey haas Member

    After investigation, they are image files from a forum I deleted. Do I have to do anything after I delete a forum to clean up the back end??
  4. melbo

    melbo Well-Known Member

    If you've deleted a forum (and didn't move its content elsewhere) google will eventually stop complaining about this without action on your part.

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