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XF 1.2 How to disable image/media posting per usergroup?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by kontrabass, Nov 6, 2013.

  1. kontrabass

    kontrabass Well-Known Member

    We have a big problem with spammers getting through all spam prevention measures, proceeding to copy/paste part of a previous post (so it seems semi-legit) and concluding their post with a single-pixel cookie-planting image. How can I disable this capability per usergroup?
  2. mjp

    mjp Well-Known Member

  3. cclaerhout

    cclaerhout Well-Known Member

    There's an option in this addon.
  4. kontrabass

    kontrabass Well-Known Member

    Thanks guys. We'll probably try more aggressive spam prevention first (we're only using StopForumSpam and registration questions currently). The addon seems like a little overkill, but will try if needed :)
  5. HittingSmoke

    HittingSmoke Active Member

    Seriously, install FoolBotHoneyPot. It is the best spam prevention method available and it is zero-impact on your users. I run it on one forum currently and it has stopped over 2,700 spam bot registration attempts with not a single one getting through.
    mjp likes this.
  6. mjp

    mjp Well-Known Member

    FoolBot has stopped over a million spam registration attempts on the four forums I manage. That's just since June 27th. I can't overstate my love for it and its creator.

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