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How to stop spam bots? - yashmahala - 2011-11-01

Mybb is good becuase of its easyness and look.
But i'm getting unknown spam bots on my forum .
My original user number is about 200 and spam bots registered 1200+ id's.
How to ban these stupid bots and keep my forum clean, help me plz or give me any forum software name which prevents spam bots.
(don't say smf,,it's also same)

RE: How to stop spam bots? - kavin - 2011-11-01

Not eligible for support as your Forum don't have "Powered by MyBB" copyright.

How to stop spam bots? - Alan S. - 2011-11-01

Hello there,

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