Why are private messages disabled?

Post any feedback or suggestions relating to the Blades-UK website and forum

Moderators: Big Lazy, Moderators

Locked
User avatar
Hatamoto
Posts: 1545
Joined: Sat Oct 01, 2005 12:04 pm
Location: Abercynon, South Wales
Contact:

Why are private messages disabled?

Post by Hatamoto » Mon Oct 03, 2005 2:33 am

I'm sorry if this has been done before, but I'm new here, and I was just wondering how come the PM system is disabled? There are some really cool people on here that I'd like to get to know, but I don't wanna make threads asking them stuff coz 1) I don't wanna clutter the board, 2) it's spam really, and 3) I don't really wanna make stuff that public when I'm trying to get to know somebody.

Was it abused in the past or is it a matter of baord space, and etc? I won't bug anybody to enable it I just wanted to know, coz it's in theory a good idea, yknow? lol.

Ong Bak rocks :???: Party on. 8)

User avatar
Gem
Posts: 2161
Joined: Thu Apr 21, 2005 11:13 pm
Location: Roundabout city!!
Contact:

Post by Gem » Mon Oct 03, 2005 8:35 am

unfortunatly the PM's did get abused rather badly, so they had to be disabled. The attention thread was created because of this.
Only thing i can suggest hon is to grab peep's MSN addy, or email them. (H)

User avatar
Killua
Posts: 283
Joined: Tue Mar 30, 2004 11:02 pm
Location: Cannock, Staffordshire

Post by Killua » Thu Nov 17, 2005 5:22 pm

I believe people were using it to trade URL's in the past of other retailers. Therefor, BAI BAI PM'S!

Makes sense, really.

User avatar
sprout
Posts: 1910
Joined: Thu Apr 21, 2005 10:37 pm

Post by sprout » Thu Nov 17, 2005 10:00 pm

Image

Locked