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Mass removing of users from OJS database?

Postby michael_clj » Wed Sep 05, 2012 8:08 am

Greetings --

We're having a problem in that we have many spam users enrolled -- about 15,000 -- and have already identified Captcha as a solution, but is there a way to delete the thousands of already-subscribed spam accounts? We would like to get rid of them, even if it means having to re-enter legitimate readers and editors.

Thanks in advance --

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Re: Mass removing of users from OJS database?

Postby asmecher » Wed Sep 05, 2012 9:14 am

Hi Michael,

Please don't double-post; I've answered your question here.

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