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Deleting second (+1) forum account

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Deleting second (+1) forum account

It seems I'm not alone in making the mistake of registering on the new forum with my general PN email address instead of my dedicated forum address, thereby acquiring an additional name - 4Candles1

I've now used the right address, and recovered my original account, but to save any future confusion, is there any way of deleting 4Candles1 which is now tied to my general PN email address?

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Re: Deleting second (+1) forum account

You'll probably need @Chris to sort that out for you Wink

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Re: Deleting second (+1) forum account

Got this one noted too.

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Re: Deleting second (+1) forum account

(sorry to 'hijack')

I also had a temporary account (w23_) - can that be deleted please (if it hasn't been already) - I don't seem to be able to log in to it (could just be age/memory, or it could be it's already gone) but I have been receiving vast quantities of notification emails (up until yesterday early evening anyway).  TIA. 

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Re: Deleting second (+1) forum account

That's already gone Wink

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Re: Deleting second (+1) forum account

@Chris Before asking you to do the same for my duplicate - what happens to the posts after the account is deleted

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Re: Deleting second (+1) forum account

Good point @Oldjim.

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Re: Deleting second (+1) forum account

The account becomes 'Anonymous' and the posts stay associated with that account.

 

Right now we won't be deleting many more as hopefully a fix for the duplicate usernames is in the works anyway.

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Re: Deleting second (+1) forum account

you can get rid of Oldjim1 then if you wish or just let it wither on the vine as I won't be using it

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Re: Deleting second (+1) forum account

That explains the Anonymous "fix" in another thread then Laugh