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Old 20.07.2021, 08:39
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Welcome Aboard, Michael Harold

Hi Michael
Welcome to the forum.

(We seem to have a new administrator.)

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Old 20.07.2021, 09:49
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Re: Welcome Aboard, Michael Harold

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Old 20.07.2021, 10:08
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Re: Welcome Aboard, Michael Harold

Seems like Editor Bob's user doesn't exist anymore.
Would it be a voluntary or an involuntary flounce?
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Old 20.07.2021, 10:13
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Re: Welcome Aboard, Michael Harold

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Seems like Editor Bob's user doesn't exist anymore.
Would it be a voluntary or an involuntary flounce?
Semi-standard flounce, they quit without telling anybody and then come back as a new user.
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Old 20.07.2021, 11:00
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Re: Welcome Aboard, Michael Harold

It would appear so. Mr Harold joined us the end of last month.

https://www.englishforum.ch/showgroups.php
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Old 20.07.2021, 13:56
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Re: Welcome Aboard, Michael Harold

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Seems like Editor Bob's user doesn't exist anymore.
Would it be a voluntary or an involuntary flounce?
Correct Editor Bob is no longer on the list of EF admins.

Which explains why ennui asked "what is the process to delete me as a user" but does not explain FMF's reply to contact the said nonexistent Editor Bob?
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Old 20.07.2021, 14:00
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Correct Editor Bob is no longer on the list of EF admins.

Which explains why ennui asked "what is the process to delete me as a user" but does not explain FMF's reply to contact the said nonexistent Editor Bob?
Editor Bob was online yesterday, the account was deleted later during the day, I guess he did not appreciate you posting his photo & name on the forum.
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Old 20.07.2021, 14:04
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Editor Bob was online yesterday, the account was deleted later during the day, I guess he did not appreciate you posting his photo & name on the forum.
Is he still able to post in EF considering his circumstances?
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Old 20.07.2021, 14:07
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Is he still able to post in EF considering his circumstances?
Not with the Editor Bob account, there are several others.
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Re: Welcome Aboard, Michael Harold

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Editor Bob was online yesterday, the account was deleted later during the day, I guess he did not appreciate you posting his photo & name on the forum.
christ, someone posted the photo and name of a user on the forum ? that's terrible, its a complete invasion of privacy.
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Old 20.07.2021, 15:29
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christ, someone posted the photo and name of a user on the forum ? that's terrible, its a complete invasion of privacy.
Bit of a dick move, but hardly invasion of privacy when the person has their picture up on the companies website.
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Old 20.07.2021, 15:36
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Bit of a dick move, but hardly invasion of privacy when the person has their picture up on the companies website.
Said picture & name of person vanished from website that same day
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Old 20.07.2021, 15:39
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Re: Welcome Aboard, Michael Harold

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christ, someone posted the photo and name of a user on the forum ? that's terrible, its a complete invasion of privacy.
His name and photo were on the local website. The local is the owner of this website.
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Old 20.07.2021, 15:40
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Said picture & name of person vanished from website that same day
True, upon the realisation that having your name and picture in the public domain could be used exactly so.

It's all pretty having a webpage full of smiling team members until someone "shock horror" looks at the page!
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Old 20.07.2021, 17:20
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christ, someone posted the photo and name of a user on the forum ? that's terrible, its a complete invasion of privacy.
And it was the same person who has claimed such things never happen .
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Old 20.07.2021, 17:35
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True, upon the realisation that having your name and picture in the public domain could be used exactly so.

It's all pretty having a webpage full of smiling team members until someone "shock horror" looks at the page!
It is not the same. Being a part of work team professional presentation (in a brochure or online) and being flamed by angry online people who were mostly wrong about the accusations (they had their own ideas how admin should work)..aren't the same things. I can only ask the community to treat admin in a civil, respectful and supportive way. They are making our place better. We all are. Members have it all in their own hands, pretty much.

And before anyone starts with - "but money...clicks". Yeah. No.
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Old 20.07.2021, 17:44
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True, upon the realisation that having your name and picture in the public domain could be used exactly so.

It's all pretty having a webpage full of smiling team members until someone "shock horror" looks at the page!
However a clear breach of forum rules & protocol, from a long term member who should have known better.
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Old 20.07.2021, 17:59
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However a clear breach of forum rules & protocol, from a long term member who should have known better.
link? the guy wasnt AverageEFUser. he was an admin that worked for the local. same that could be found by clicking thelocal link on top of the main page.
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Old 20.07.2021, 18:10
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link? the guy wasnt AverageEFUser. he was an admin that worked for the local. same that could be found by clicking thelocal link on top of the main page.
You may find there are several users here on EF whose identities can be traced purely on account of what they say about themselves . Maybe they do that knowingly or maybe they are not aware of how obvious it is .

But that’s not the same as assuming you have their permission to post their picture here without asking .
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Old 20.07.2021, 20:04
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However a clear breach of forum rules & protocol, from a long term member who should have known better.
Did they get banned for it?
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