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Discussion in 'Help Center' started by Azhria Lilu, Dec 18, 2002.

  1. Azhria Lilu

    Azhria Lilu Rocket Ranger

    Nov 18, 2002
    Derbyshire, UK
    Please do not post useless posts.

    Please post threads that CONTRIBUTE something.

    Example of a BAD post:

    Example of a better post:

    Other examples of useless posts:

    We all make mistakes, but please try not to.

    If you do it many, many times and have been warned many, many times, be aware of possible punishments:

    - your post count cut in HALF or set back to 10.

    - having all of your posts be approved by a moderator before appearing (yep, this sucks)
    - and if after being sent into the moderation queue, you mostly post useless posts for us to verify, we will seperate you from the allalias.com community (yes, this really sucks)
    - all future member accounts you create will be banned - we can trace you by your IP, which stays the same no matter how many accounts you create

    However, we don't want to take these actions. We just want this community to be one that isn't full of useless fluff.

  2. the_alliance

    the_alliance Rocket Ranger

    Dec 2, 2002
    California, United States
    what is an IP?
  3. Jonathan

    Jonathan The Architect

    Nov 24, 2002
    San Jose, CA
    It is a number which identifies you on the internet. For example, yours is (EDITED BECAUSE IT POSES A SECURITY RISK). Unless you have a dynamic IP, your identifies you and you alone.
  4. Azhria Lilu

    Azhria Lilu Rocket Ranger

    Nov 18, 2002
    Derbyshire, UK
    An example might be

    (that's not real, of course)
  5. Codename

    Codename Rocket Ranger

    Dec 1, 2002
    Internet Protocal..
    and it is the number thing like they said!

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