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How to create a 3rd Ad push in a custom Omega Kickstart subtheme

I'm using drupal commerce kickstart 7x to design an experimental website to understand the layout & methods of the CMS. I've just started using Drupal. To be precise, 3 days. This is very new to ...
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How to get a complete list of blocks that are active content on current page?

I'm trying to get a full list of blocks that are active content on the current page. Preferably it would include details of what type of content is displayed in the block. I need this information to ...
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adsense code does not work

I have put the following code from adsense in a block with full html filter. <script async src="//pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/js/adsbygoogle.js"></script> <!-- newad -...
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Can I enable the Honeypot module for comments on the Advanced Forum pages?

How do I configure the Honeypot module to work on comment pages for the Advanced Forum module? I enabled the Honeypot module, checked Blog entry node form and Forum topic node form in Node forms and ...
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How to stop spam in comments

I've installed reCAPTCHA module but spam still bypass my security and leave nasty comments. What should I do? How to block them?
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How to sign emails to setup DKIM and DMARC

After setting up my Drupal 8 site in the server, I noticed that none of the emails go to the inbox in Gmail and it all gets stored in Spam. Upon further investigation I found that this is because the ...
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Prevent spammers accessing my site by blocking their IP address

Story: I have my drupal site hosted in aws. Initially there were so many spam registrations occured. I prevented this completely by google recaptcha. By checking the recent logs in drupal I see the ...
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Reject Form Submissions with URL in them

I have a client who is using Drupal and has an email contact form. The problem is they are getting spam sent through the form daily. I have tried the Re-captcha plugin, captcha plugin, Anti-spam (...
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Watchdog "404 page not found" entries from spambot guessing urls

Browsing through the watchdog list I found a lot of page not found entries with urls like: http://example.com/wp/wp-trackback.php http://example.com/phpMyAdmin-2.5.5-pl1/index.php http://example.com/...
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How do I integrate Google Adsense? [closed]

How do I integrate Google Adsense? I have installed the Google Adsense module but when I insert the publisher ID, it says I have to insert an ID similar to pub-9999999999999, but Google gave me an ID ...
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Can I truncate “field_revision_body” without breaking the site?

I am cleaning up a client's Drupal 7 site that has been badly hit by spam. Both Drupal's Backup & Migrate module and the CLI tools such as mysqldump and mysql runs out of memory when trying to ...
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Rules module user/register

I keep getting spammed/attacked looking at reports/db. Anonymous users keep trying to go to /user/register (but I disabled registering). So being annoyed by anons still trying to going to that url, I ...
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Unwanted redirection

My website's client (eole.avh.asso.fr) has been hacked following the recent hack of drupal core. We have updated the drupal core on our website, but when we try to reach the url "eole.avh.asso.fr/...
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A better anti-spam solution for Drupal 7? [closed]

I have Mollom and HoneyPot set up and working. I tried various Captcha modules with images, etc. I even put a question field in the registration form using Mollom and HoneyPot. Although the answer isn'...
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Honeypot in custom webforms (manual)

I'm making a custom form (fields are added by using drupal_render), but since I have Honeypot enabled for all my web forms, when I submit a form, I get the following message: There was a problem ...
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How to prevent from getting spammed in a contact form [closed]

I have the captcha image module and an email address keeps spamming me in a website feedback contact form. I do not know how to get their IP address and I do not want to take down the form for the ...
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Spammers apply for an account, how to disable other users from applying for an account on my website

I am using drupal 7 and get messages like these several times a day: Account details for sizemutter at "my Website Name" (pending admin approval) sizemutter has applied for an account. I am afraid ...
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How can I allow anonymous visitors to submit content?

I am working on a website that displays a list of historical events. Most of the events have been added by a small group of users that manage the site. However, I would also like to add the ability ...
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Delete all nodes of a user using flags and rules

I want to delete all nodes for a user whoes any one node has been flagged as spam. For example: If user has created 3 nodes of same/different content types, then If admin flag any one content as ...
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How to delay sending emails using Rules to avoid being considered as a spammer?

I created a rule for users, who subscribed on another user to get messages of this user new content: Events EVENT After saving new content Conditions ELEMENTS None Actions ELEMENTS ...
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How to use Rules to perform a simple anti-spam validation using specific keywords?

My site is under repeated attacks by spammers who create accounts manually with nonsense email addresses and "fake" IP addresses (no way to block them). I came up with the idea of blocking ...
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Spambot creates 4000 orders a day

Our webshop (built in Drupal 7 and Drupal Commerce) gets bullied by a SPAMBOT which creates about 4000 orders a day. These orders are getting registered as created by 'Anonymous' (unchecked) and stay ...
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How am I getting spam with WSOD?

I get a small amount of spam email from my contact form, and haven't yet put a solution in place. Recently got the wonderful WSOD (have fixed it since), and noticed i was STILL getting spam. Curious ...
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Is it safe to remove database tables of removed modules?

I have disabled the 'mollom' module a long time ago but the tables ('mollom' and 'mollom_form') still exit in database and it takes time to repair them when I try to optimize the database. So I am ...
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Spam registrations even after adding domain to Mollom blacklist [closed]

I have a problem with spambots from itregi.com and drupaler.org that registers accounts on my clients Drupal site. I have Spamicide and Mollom installed and I have also added the domains to Molloms ...
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Workaround for: Message rejected due to DMARC policy for yahoo.com

Using Drupal 7 on CentOS 6 with stock Postfix 2.6.6 and since recently any mails sent by Drupal on behalf of users with @yahoo.com mail addresses are bounced hard: Diagnostic-Code: smtp; 550 5.7.1 ...
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Resolution of Recaptcha Error in Drupal 7 forms [closed]

I am using Recaptcha module for filtering the spam on the form. But the form contains some alax file upload field which stop recaptcha to work properly. Every time I upload the file in the form by ...
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How to auto purge old unapproved comments?

I would like to know if there is any way to automatically purge old unapproved comments on cron run. The requirement is -- I have turned on email notification on new comments. I would like to ...
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How to display an "Out of Page" (PopUp) ad from Google DFP on a Drupal 6 site?

Been beating my head on this for a while now. We've recently set up Google DFP for small publishers to use with a Drupal 6 site. We use the google admanager module to display the ads properly ...
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Deprecated version of DFP (v201508)

We are getting emails from google about the latest version of Double-click for Publishers' (dpf) API. Currently our site appears to still be using a deprecated version (v201508) and need to update to ...
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How to create a rule that unpublishes comments that contain links?

I'm trying to create a rule that does the following. Event: After saving new content type Forum Topic Conditions: User has role 'authenticated', and Content body contains link (this is the part I ...
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How to stopping spam when using Print_mail (submodule of Print)?

I am using the Printer, email and PDF versions module to be able to email and print articles. This module allows you to send an email to anyone. The issue is, that this feature opens it up for ...
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How to apply spam filter into signatures?

The spam module, does not seem to examine forum signatures against custom spam filters. Spammers have figured this out and just pour their junk links into their signatures. I am wondering how can I ...
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How to disallow certain strings in signatures?

As I mentioned here, spam filters do not apply to forum signatures. This opens the door to human spammers to put their spam content in their signature. I am wondering what is the easiest way to tackle ...
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How do I stop spam messages? [closed]

In my site with Drupal 7 spammers create a new block. What can I do to stop this?
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How can I restrict access to my website via web services only?

I am getting lots of spam in my website. Here are some modules I tried as a remedy: Honeypot Http BL No luck yet however. Now I decided to make the site available only for web services only, ...
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Ad module. Channel URL's being ignored

I have a site using just the default ad "group: default" block and am using channels to place ads on certain URLs The block seems to follow these rules but I have one advert in a channel that appears ...
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Best method of making it responsive [closed]

We are using the Drupal Ad Module and require it to be responsive. Used module: https://www.drupal.org/project/ad One method I can think of would be to run Javascript to serve the same file name up ...
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Massive spam users and spam entries despite triple layer protection

I'm going a little nuts here. The entire point of my site resides on the idea of people registering for the site to contribute content. But I get spam accounts created at least once every minute. Im ...
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How to create an Ad Rotator

In my website, I need to use ad rotator, which have this requirements: Allow administrator to manage ads for each page Each page may contain different ads Administrator may upload more than one ads ...
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Protect site from flooding when user login is attacked by brute force

I've been experiencing issues with bots trying to force their way into the website I manage. It seems to be a daily occurrence the the flood system is being triggered (I'm on D7). I'm happy the the ...
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How to add a custom antispam questions in User registration Form

Recently I am receiving some user registration Spams...I use reCaptcha module but I want to add a anti-spam questions while User registers registration as you see in many forum sites. Does anybody ...
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How to delete a comment via an HTTP GET link in an email

On my site, moderators are notified of comments via email whenever a new comment is posted. I would like to offer them a one-click approve/delete feature directly from the email. There is an approve ...
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Removing all unapproved comments from database dump file

I got thousends of spam comments on my drupal 7 site. The mysql database file is grown to 1.9GB and the site is broken. How can i delete all comments (or even better: all unapproved comments) from the ...
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New measures to prevent spam in comments of nodes?

I have a website with a node and comments which are moderated. I have installed Cache module, Image captcha (light distorsion). There was no spam till a few months ago. I installed Honeypot module and ...
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How to delete/block a list of users contained in a CSV file? [closed]

I'm looking for a solution that allows me to delete/block users from a CSV file. Here is more information of the solution that I'm looking for: I have a CSV with a list of users that are spam or not ...
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How to detect Adblock on my Drupal website?

I want to be able to detect if the user is using adblock plus or any blocking ad extension. How can I do this in Drupal ? Why ? I'm building a website that is going to contain ads on a block (so far ...
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spam bot attacks

I have multiple spam bots that try a couple hundred times a day to access my website and post comments. I have reCaptcha installed and somehow they are able to register, and sometimes actually post ...
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Spambots causing server crashes. How do I block them? [closed]

I have a Drupal 7 website on a shared hosting account that uses an Apache server. It is getting continuously battered by spam bots who try to post junk comments and create fake accounts. What methods ...
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Users with no roles are getting onto my system

I am having an issue with my site, there are users accessing it and creating accounts without having a role. Here we can see user roles is blank. From my understanding someone has found a weakness in ...