Deleting forum postings
Thread poster: Jack Doughty

Jack Doughty  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 14:16
Member (2000)
Russian to English
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Sep 30, 2002

Can anyone tell me how to delete a forum posting (one\'s own, of course) completely?

There is a button for \"Edit/Delete\" and I can delete the text using this but it still leaves a blank \"skeleton\" posting with my name beside it. How do I get rid of this too?


 

Clair@Lexeme  Identity Verified
France
Local time: 15:16
French to English
Me too! Sep 30, 2002

I\'d like to know to as I had the same problem last week, though it was amusing to see how many people tried to view my \"mystery message\"!

 

Giuliana Buscaglione  Identity Verified
Austria
Local time: 15:16
Member (2001)
German to Italian
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Forum Moderator Sep 30, 2002

Hi,


I think only forum moderators may delete a posting entirely. You can find \"who\'s who\" in Forum Home.


Have a nice evening,


Giuliana
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Mats Wiman  Identity Verified
Sweden
Local time: 15:16
Member (2000)
German to Swedish
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MODERATOR
This is a deletion test Oct 1, 2002

I as a moderator will try to delete my posting.


I could NOT delete it.

[ This Message was edited by: on 2002-10-01 03:13 ]


 

Monika Coulson  Identity Verified
Local time: 07:16
Member (2001)
English to Albanian
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I do not think the moderator can do this either Oct 1, 2002

A while ago someone asked me to delete her posting and I tried to do it, but I was not able to. It would be nice to know how to do it, just in case.

Well, I guess, you can just put a smiling face (as a title and a message body) instead of words (just kidding.)


icon_smile.gif


 

Henry Dotterer
Local time: 09:16
SITE FOUNDER
A forum moderator can delete a posting in his/her forum Oct 1, 2002

That is how it is set up now.

I will look into changing it.


Henry


 


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