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XF 1.4 Is there anyway to stop StopForumSpam checking usernames?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by GazCBG, Aug 10, 2015.

  1. GazCBG

    GazCBG Member


    Is there away to stop StopForumSpam checking Username and only check Email and IP?
    As I am getting to many false positives
    Last edited: Aug 10, 2015
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  2. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Unfortunately there isn't an option to do that.
  3. GazCBG

    GazCBG Member

    Could I comment out the below code in SpamPrevention.php on line 926?
    As this appears to be the api check.

    . (isset($user['username']) ? '&username=' . urlencode($user['username']) : '')
    Last edited: Aug 10, 2015
  4. dougdirac

    dougdirac Member

    Did that work for you?

    Seriously, this is a major annoyance.
  5. Fred.

    Fred. Well-Known Member

    I know, so annoying! Every day I have false positives.

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