Apologies for the outage today between 11am and 4pm. It was due to a fibre network breakage apparantly, which took out a lot of the network.
@Diana Mond , no worries. I usually change the user from me to the original user when I create the new thread so that they get the notifications and not me. I have to do it manually, so I may be doing it slightly differently each time.
Done. Ziggy != Webmaster Mr M.
Thread continues here - http://www.dawlish.com/thread/details/45946
@maz345 , that rouge advert has come up on other sites including Facebook so it is not just this website that the computer illiterate need to be wary of. They need to be wary of the www in genereal. The Google Adsense network is huge, as is Facebook's, which is how these companies are able to track and target you with adverts from site to site. Also, anyone can create an advert. Turning off ads ...
@maz345 , this site only uses Google Adsense, which should really be a trustworthy product. Here are a couple of links discussing ads and viruses. I will look into it in more detail also as I've not encountered this before. https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/adsense/aHy9Rh54rUs https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/chrome/h8an5OzZJD8 I would also make ...
I'm not sure what has happened to @Pete 's account, but I've censored the language and suspended the account.
@Diana Mond , are you sure it's not because you are deliberately winding these users up? However, just to remind everyone that we have a no-name calling policy, so please stick to that, and also please be respectful to other users.
@Diana Mond , no i'm not on holiday. Who is @majorp being abusive towards?
@burneside , it's not really possible to stop someone signing up again under a new email address.