Just a reminder..............

  Forum Editor 08:55 24 Apr 2004
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That we will delete (without reference to the originator) any thread or post which contains a recommendation that other forum users should boycott a supplier - "Please don't buy products from company X". We're not here to provide a platform for vendettas or for sweeping judgments based on a single incident, or received information from a third party.

We'll also continue to delete posts which contain unacceptable words thinly disguised with asterisks, no matter how valid the rest of the post might be.

  mole44 11:08 24 Apr 2004

well said FE i`m with you all the way on this one

  S5W 19:03 24 Apr 2004

Thank heavens you are keeping a high standard. It is a pleasure to log on here to learn so much and read civilized opinions. Thanks FE.

  whatsupdoc 19:09 24 Apr 2004

this is the best computer related forum of them all. The Editor is mostly fair and reasonable in what he allows to be written.

  pj123 15:08 25 Apr 2004

FE. I also agree but do you mean the whole thread or just the offending response? As I have seen a couple of threads (recently) within the category that are still active. I suppose it's possible that you haven't got to them yet.

  Forum Editor 18:51 25 Apr 2004

I'm not going to delete a whole thread just because one person posts something unacceptable - it'll be the post that's deleted. Sometimes it's the initial message in a thread that offends - then the thread will go, regardless of other posts in it.

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