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When deleting posts be sure they are actually deleted.  I’ve seen two this morning that say “Deleted: Moved to recycle bin” and the “deleted” post is under this message showing quite clearly.
 
 

Eat the food, use the wrong verbs, and end up getting charged double.

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I think after a day the system deletes it.

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and also, only mods can see the post.

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I wondered about that….thanks MIM

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I move ‘em to the recycle bin in case mim wants to take a look before they’re gone. Have had a few on flights forum recently.

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I don’t think the system deletes it.  I swear I’ve seen them hanging around before.  Maybe I’m confused from school.

Eat the food, use the wrong verbs, and end up getting charged double.

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Can you mods see the one I deleted in Favorites?
Seems like sometimes mine go to recycle, sometimes not.

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actually, I think you’re right — it doesn’t delete them for a while, but only mods can see posts in the recycle bin.  If you’re sure it’s spam, go ahead and delete it altogether, I trust you [Wink]

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If you’re sure it’s spam, go ahead and delete it altogether, I trust you [Wink]
So you don’t want to see the IP address so you can ban it?

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I can only ban the IP that’s registered to the user in our user list, so as long as I know who spammed, I can ban the ip.

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MIM — I permanently deleted one on “transit” this morning that you’d left in the recycle bin.  Do the links still work if something is in the recycle bin?

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Hey Ol,
Sorry it took so long to reply, but I just saw this post.
The posts in the recycle bin can only be seen by the mods and admins, so I wouldn’t worry too much about it.

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Reykjavik, London, Lille, Berlin, Kraków, Lviv, Istanbul, Selçuk, Pamukkale, Kızkalesi, Göreme, Kars, Bat'umi, Akhalts'ikhe, Tbilisi, Telavi, Istanbul

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