Site Links
Home
Features
Documentation
Pricing & Order
Members Area
Support Options
UBBDev.com
UBBWiki.com
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 41 guests, and 247 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Member Spotlight
PianoWorld
PianoWorld
Parsonsfield, Maine (U.S.)
Posts: 80
Joined: October 2008
Show All Member Profiles 
Top Posters(30 Days)
isaac 18
Gizmo 12
Ruben 11
Morgan 3
BB 2
Abbott 2
Latest Photos
Testing to drag photos
Comfortable Cats
Test
BSA photos
Chinese Buddhist temple.
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
PM Issue - responses back to webmaster #203668
12/21/07 01:00 PM
12/21/07 01:00 PM
Joined: Oct 2006
Posts: 370
Issaquah, WA
Bill B Offline OP

enthusiast
Bill B  Offline OP

enthusiast
Joined: Oct 2006
Posts: 370
Issaquah, WA
I'm having a rash of people who reply to their (email) notification that they have received a PM... Those reply's go to the Webmaster... arghhh...

I have users in Australia, Norway, etc.. so I don't want these to be misrouted... or NOT routed at all.

SO - here was my idea.. can I turn off the CONTENT portion of the PM? (I thought that I could do that with Classic.) That way they won't see the response, and try to reply to it.. All I want is for a LINK to be in the email when they receive it.


--BIll B
Express Hosting
Express Hosting "We are the official hosting company of UBB.threads. Ask us about our free migration services to migrate your UBB.threads installation."
Re: PM Issue - responses back to webmaster [Re: Bill B] #203681
12/22/07 02:20 AM
12/22/07 02:20 AM
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 16,930
Portland, OR; USA
Gizmo Offline
UBB.threads Developer
Gizmo  Offline
UBB.threads Developer
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 16,930
Portland, OR; USA
some people use different solutions here...
1. Set the "forum email" to "no-reply@yourdomain.tld"; users will usually receive a bounceback (or you can set an auto responder and have email automagically deleted; this would be done through your webhosting provider).
2. Add to the outgoing email with "Please do not respond to this message, it will not be received and will not be responded to; instead please visit our forums".


I am a Web Development Contractor, I do not work for UBBCentral. I have provided free User to User Support since the beginning of these support forums.
Forums: A Gardeners Forum Scouters World
UBB.threads: UBBWiki, UBB Styles, UBB.Sitemaps
Longtime Supporter & Resident Post-A-Holic
VNC Web Services: Code Modifications, Upgrades, Styling, Coding Services, Disaster Recovery, and more!
Re: PM Issue - responses back to webmaster [Re: Gizmo] #203686
12/22/07 05:47 AM
12/22/07 05:47 AM
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 4,373
Essex, UK
I
Ian Offline
Carpal Tunnel
Ian  Offline
Carpal Tunnel
I
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 4,373
Essex, UK
Or edit the script to not send the content - I thought this was dealt with in a separate post the other day, so a search might bring it up.

I do not have my files with me at the moment, so cannot look it up frown

Re: PM Issue - responses back to webmaster [Re: Gizmo] #205314
01/21/08 02:46 PM
01/21/08 02:46 PM
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 6
Southaven, MS
YuleLogger Offline
stranger
YuleLogger  Offline
stranger
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 6
Southaven, MS
It would be nice if the Reply to just defaulted to the sender's email address...

Re: PM Issue - responses back to webmaster [Re: YuleLogger] #205315
01/21/08 02:48 PM
01/21/08 02:48 PM
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 4,373
Essex, UK
I
Ian Offline
Carpal Tunnel
Ian  Offline
Carpal Tunnel
I
Joined: Jun 2006
Posts: 4,373
Essex, UK
But the sender is the forum.

People may not want their email address be made public - that is the whole idea of a PM system wink

Re: PM Issue - responses back to webmaster [Re: Ian] #205318
01/21/08 02:54 PM
01/21/08 02:54 PM
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 6
Southaven, MS
YuleLogger Offline
stranger
YuleLogger  Offline
stranger
Joined: Sep 2004
Posts: 6
Southaven, MS
Doh. Never really thought about it like that... Well, I just did the no-reply trick.


Shout Box
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
Recent Topics
Custom Insert won't save
by Baldeagle. 06/18/18 07:44 PM
New Image capabilities ver 7.6.1
by Abbott. 06/14/18 02:28 PM
Thread deleted?
by Lisanne. 06/05/18 11:13 AM
random 500 server errors on post
by Bad Frog. 05/31/18 09:34 AM
Upgraded from 7.6.0 to 7.6.1.1
by BB. 05/30/18 12:33 PM
Forum Statistics
Forums36
Topics35,121
Posts191,324
Members12,085
Most Online978
Jun 24th, 2007
Random Image
Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.2
(Preview build 20180524)