Showing 6 ideas for tag "abuse"

Moderation & Administration

Streamline the Block/Ban process for reported users/comments

Currently, you must go to the admin panel, search for a user's name/email and manually change their status from active -> blocked. It would be helpful to include a 'block' link directly on reported ideas, reported comments and the user's profile to allow mods to easily manage abusive users.

Other welcome additions to this process would include 'report' links on user profiles (that would submit the user directly to the... more »

Moderation & Administration

To show mod the user who Report Abuse or 'flag' a comment/idea Implemented

Currently, the 'Report Abuse' notification is sent to all moderators via email should a community user flag a particular comment/idea.

Moderator will then have to approve the comment/idea again once checked there are no particular issues with this.

Is it possible to make known the user who reported abuse or flagged the comment/idea to ONLY moderators? more »

Front End Improvements

Confirmation Prior to Reporting Abuse Implemented

We've had a number of people clicking on the 'report abuse' button either in error or just to see what it does, without realizing that the submission is made the very moment the link is clicked.


It has been suggested that they people would value, at the very least, be able to confirm prior to submitting (i.e. are you sure?).



Front End Improvements

Report a topic as 'off-topic'

Reporting abuse would be more helpful for moderators if users were able to specify the exact issue they have encountered. It'd be great if users could report an idea or comment as [spam/abuse, duplicate, miscategorized/off-topic]. If the reported queues had filters for each of these different cases, they would be much more manageable then one large queue of items that has been reported for various reasons.

Moderation & Administration

Separate abuse notification thresholds for ideas/comments

I'd like to configure different reporting thresholds, as ideas are more visible than comments and thus receive different volume of abuse reports.


I don't know exactly what the current threshold is that causes 'active' ideas to turn into 'pending' ideas, but I'd like to configure this in the same way that reported comments appear in the admin panel.