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    • Dill
    • By Dill 10th Oct 16, 5:09 PM
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    random question!
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    • 10th Oct 16, 5:09 PM
    random question! 10th Oct 16 at 5:09 PM
    Does anyone know how (or why) you log in or (re)register as a guest user?

    I've just noticed that one of our trusty regulars' username is now showing up as a Guest only. I'm not sure I've ever seen a guest user before.
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    • Tipsntreats
    • By Tipsntreats 10th Oct 16, 5:18 PM
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    Sorry I am thick.
    Originally posted by Tipsntreats


    I've just never seen it before. It's like the account has been archived?
    Very weird.
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    • By Tipsntreats 10th Oct 16, 6:45 PM
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    Ask the techie guys. I posted today and got sorted straight away.
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    I'm confused at the question, but would add that it doesn't take much lately!
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    • 11th Oct 16, 3:24 AM


    I've just never seen it before. It's like the account has been archived?
    Very weird.
    Originally posted by Dill
    Archiving a member is something that can only be done by the forum administrator. If the word 'former' appears before the name - that person was a paid member of staff who has left the organization. Another reason can be for a non payment of a subscription. I don't think a subscription service is available on this forum? Archived members on a forum like this are people with a status. The administrator will have made the decision to archive the content because the member was important to the forum. The archived member will no longer have access to the account - however, the information posted can be restored at any given time. It's nothing to worry about. My suggestion would be a member of staff has left.
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