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Message 104538 - Posted: 7 Jun 2021, 15:12:03 UTC

Many subforums of boinc questions forum are locked, e.g., boinc manager. I am logged in. I cannot respond to any existing message. I think this is as evidenced to the locked icon that shows on boinc manager many other subforums also. Hovering over message also says locked.

I think, within a message, I can only send send a private message to a responder but cannot post a response on the thread.

Someone see if I am right? If I am right, I hope someone can unlock these subforums.

thanks, tom kosvic
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Message 104539 - Posted: 7 Jun 2021, 16:16:00 UTC - in response to Message 104538.  
Last modified: 7 Jun 2021, 16:24:47 UTC

Threads are automatically locked after 90 days to defer spammers from necromancing ancient threads to post their crap into. If you want a thread reopened, go to the thread, click on the red X in the bottom (white X on a red background) and ask in the following window if a moderator will please reopen that thread. But you have to be quick, because the server will relock the thread within several hours if not immediately posted in.

Edit: and mind, the moderators are also busy elsewhere, they don't necessarily keep an eye on their email all the time so it may take a little while for one to react.
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