View Full Version : @Parallax: Why do you delete posts?????? -- they don't ;o)

12-15-2009, 07:48 PM
Found this post from CassLan about SpinStudio and before I was done with my reply it's been deleted.

Post Edited (MagIO2) : 12/15/2009 1:26:51 PM GMT

12-15-2009, 07:58 PM
I had deleted it....Sorry : (

I decided just to send him a breadboard etc


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12-15-2009, 08:21 PM
Ah .... it looked like being deleted by an admin, when I tried to send a reply. So, maybe the forum system message is a bit missleading in this case.
It said something like "This thread was blocked by an admin ..."

Chris Savage
12-16-2009, 03:27 AM

When we do delete a post it is because the post was either spam, a duplicate post or it contained offending language. Those three items warrant immediate deletion. I think spam and offensive language go without saying but some people question why we delete duplicate posts. Well, if the post is a duplicate then at least one is off topic. Typically off topic posts are moved to the appropriate forum (and sometimes people think they are deleted).

If you reply to a post that is likely to get moved, deleted, etc. then you should expect your post to be affected by it. I always discourage replying to a post that is in the wrong forum, has no subject, doesn’t contain any useful information (also off topic) or is rude. Instead report these threads to a moderator and we will take appropriate action. Take care.

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