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How to control offensive language?

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Registered: 04/07/11
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I am just a beginner in Geeklog installed through http://www.softaculous.com. How can I stop my user from using abusive language word on my (forum) cms site. Please help me!


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Registered: 08/04/03
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I'd ask the users what they think how the situation can be improved.

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Registered: 09/27/05
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There are 3 ways

1) Add words to the Censor (found in the Configuration under Miscellaneous). This will still allow the post while putting a replacement text over the word.

2) Use the SpamX plugin. Edit your personal blacklist and add words you do not want to appear in a post. If they do the post will be marked as spam and not saved.

3) Human Moderation. Setup a sticky topic in the forum with some rules. Tell users if they violate he rules they will be banned from the forum or site.
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