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    Hmmmm, my previous post was marked as spam because I edited it twice in very short succession...

    Regardless, it was a question about how to edit signatures, but I found that setting. Now my question is the character limit. Currently its set to 1000 including BBCode. The problem is that with a WYSIWYG editor, there's no way to tell how many characters there are behind the scenes (I can't imagine the [url] tags for my PYC threads are short, but I don't know). I want to see all the tags so that I can gauge the length. As it is right now, it tells me its too long and thats it. I've deleted more than what should be enough, but it still yells at me.

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      Originally posted by CrzRsn View Post
      How do you edit your signature on vB5? I've searched everywhere in the profile and settings screens, can't seem to find it.
      Not sure either actually, but not worried about it since we're hopefully soon switching to XenForo instead.
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        Originally posted by CrzRsn View Post
        How do you edit your signature on vB5? I've searched everywhere in the profile and settings screens, can't seem to find it.
        User settings - Account - Edit Post Signature

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          I know we're going to XenForo soon, but when we get there, maybe there should be a spam whitelist for legacy members. Was just editing a post for typos / adding photos and got flagged as spam. Sure it was my 4th or 5th edit since I kept finding mistakes, but the changes were pretty innocent and would never have been flagged under vB4 (and hopefully won't be flagged in XenForo).


          To add insult to injury... https://forums.finalgear.com/forum/f...ddocuments-com
          Last edited by CrzRsn; July 9th, 2018, 5:27 PM.

          1997 Audi A6 Avant 2.8 quattro - 12/2006-04/2007 - Totaled
          2005 Audi TT 1.8T quattro - 07/2012-11/2012 - Traded
          2013 Ford Mustang GT 5.0 - 11/2012-
          1992 Mazda Miata 1.6 - 03/2013-07/2017 - Sold
          1996 Jeep Cherokee 4.0 - 12/2014-



          Twitter/Instagram: @SeenOnWoodward

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            Originally posted by CrzRsn View Post
            I know we're going to XenForo soon, but when we get there, maybe there should be a spam whitelist for legacy members. Was just editing a post for typos / adding photos and got flagged as spam. Sure it was my 4th or 5th edit since I kept finding mistakes, but the changes were pretty innocent and would never have been flagged under vB4 (and hopefully won't be flagged in XenForo).


            To add insult to injury... https://forums.finalgear.com/forum/f...ddocuments-com
            I am all for this, and totally not because I plan on selling my lucrative FG account on eBay.ru.
            bogative ?

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              Just got my Smart Roadster thread flagged as spam too while I was editing the image links to remove all of the broken attachments. Everything was fine after updating the image links but as soon as I removed the attachments it got flagged. This is annoying because now I can't go through and update the rest of the images, something I had set time aside for.

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                Maybe the forum knows you're just trolling everyone with that silly little car

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                  Thank you to the moderator who unlocked it, however I now have two more posts marked as spam after editing them a second time while trying to get the replacement images to look right. I'm not doing this for fun, I'm only doing it because attachments were broken. Two edits before being put in a spam queue seems excessive, especially considering the number of spam posts we still get.

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