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FAKE ACCOUNTS

Postby PiccolaImpresa » Wed Apr 23, 2014 1:25 am

Hi,

I'm noticed in the users list many fake users with strange name, without e-mail and few information.
Probability, they are spam and are genereted by specific automatic software
How can I lock subscription of these users ?
Is there a plugin to put CAPTCHA in registration forms ?
How can I receive a notification when a new user registering ?
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Re: FAKE ACCOUNTS

Postby asmecher » Wed Apr 23, 2014 9:13 am

Hi PiccolaImpresa,

See other posts about this in the forum. You can turn on CAPTCHA support in config.inc.php and there is also a stopforumspam.com plugin in recent releases that should be useful.

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Re: FAKE ACCOUNTS

Postby PiccolaImpresa » Wed Apr 23, 2014 10:32 am

Thank you very much but..
How can I receive a notification when a new user registered ?
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Re: FAKE ACCOUNTS

Postby asmecher » Wed Apr 23, 2014 11:18 am

Hi PiccolaImpresa,

There's no built-in feature to do that -- but you could modify classes/user/form/RegistrationForm.inc.php if you're handy with PHP. The "execute" function is the one that processes a registration form submission.

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Re: FAKE ACCOUNTS

Postby PiccolaImpresa » Wed Apr 23, 2014 11:28 am

It's ok !

Thank you very much.

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