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Apologies for the spam

zool3
Junior Contributor

Re: is this real or scam?

Hi @Jason, I don't have a reply or delete button. Just the scam message

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MitchellMc
Bunnings Team Member
Bunnings Team Member

Re: is this real or scam?

@zool3,

 

Once you open the message, by clicking on the message subject line, you'll be presented with options in the bottom right-hand corner. It sounds like you've gone into your private messages but haven't opened the actual message to see the options.

 

Mitchell

 

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zool3
Junior Contributor

Re: is this real or scam?

Thanks Mitchell. Apologies, it was my first time receiving a message.

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MitchellMc
Bunnings Team Member
Bunnings Team Member

Re: is this real or scam?

No need to apologise @zool3, we're here to help.

 

Mitchell

 

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Prawns
Super Contributor

Re: is this real or scam?

edit - I found the report button and reported it - Was wary of opening the message at all at first asdasdasd.JPG

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TempestSkye7
Budding Contributor

Re: is this real or scam?

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Here's a spammer not already mentioned.

 

Glad this thread was started because it wasn't clear how to report spam to the moderators. 

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Walter
Moderator
Moderator

Re: is this real or scam?

Hey @TempestSkye7 ,

Yep that was the spammer/scammer. All part of the same bunch.

 

Apologies that you got one of the PMs

 

The team has dealt with it, and no-one should be getting spam Private Messages in future.

 

 

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Jason
Community Manager
Community Manager

Re: Apologies for the spam

Hi all,

 

Many thanks to all our wonderful community members who reached out during the week and reported receiving a spam message. 

 

Just wanted to update you all that we've made a number of significant changes to ensure that this incident does not happen again. We're also working on more.

 

You'll notice that the Private Messenging capability on the site has a new look and feel, and we've made changes behind the scenes to ensure only trusted users can send messages to you. You might also like to turn off the private messenging capability if you wish, or change your email notification settings. You can do so in the My Settings section.  

 

Please don't hesitate to reach out anytime if you have any questions or concerns.

 

Jason

 

PS. Eagled-eyed members might also notice that we've added the ability to share content to Pinterest - so feel free to start pinning your favourite photos from the site. 📌

 

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