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Old 06-30-02, 07:16 PM
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AOL Instant Messenger HELP!!!

ok, someone go ahold of my AIM name and keeps sending me porn messages, of course when I reply asking them to quit, I get no response. One of the messages I get is below:

PamTj156 (8:15:41 PM): Hey, Come and see my Website, i have a live Webcam and doing some striping in front of it ;-) And your Invited! Click here to enter!

The hyper link in the message links to http://207.179.130.151/gig/index.html
does anyone know how to stop these messages? every time they come from a different SN so I can't just block them. I also have other people blocked on my list, so if I switch my protection to "Only allow people on my list to msg me" then all the people I have blocked will become unblocked.

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Old 06-30-02, 07:25 PM
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Hmm its like spam that ICQ uses, I have myself invisible there, but when you do make yourself visible you get this "Hi my name is Bambi and im wet for you" etc etc and no matter what you reply they act like you said yes I will look at your webcam

Best to email AOL directly
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Old 06-30-02, 07:30 PM
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That's what I'm thinking, I have also started a list of all of the hyperlinks that I am getting and who I am getting them from, the first one seems to point to iFriends.
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Old 06-30-02, 07:56 PM
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too bad you cant make yourself invisible on AOL IM as well
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Old 06-30-02, 07:58 PM
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ya, that's the biggest thing I don't like about AIM
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Old 07-01-02, 01:50 AM
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I always warn those people/bots. It probably doesn't do any good though... maybe even makes it worse.
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Old 07-01-02, 06:14 AM
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Warn the **** out of em! Why don't you change your name and just tell all da homies your new name?
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Old 07-01-02, 10:48 AM
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Or change your privacy preferences to only allow those on your buddy list to IM you.
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Old 07-01-02, 10:53 AM
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Originally posted by MitzEclipse
Or change your privacy preferences to only allow those on your buddy list to IM you.
From my original message:
I also have other people blocked on my list, so if I switch my protection to "Only allow people on my list to msg me" then all the people I have blocked will become unblocked.
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Old 07-01-02, 10:55 AM
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Originally posted by screamingacorn
Warn the **** out of em! Why don't you change your name and just tell all da homies your new name?
Well I like my name, it's linked to my website. And I do warn them, every time, but I think I'm on some sort of list. And I believe they are bots sending out these messages. So every time, it's a new SN, so warning them doesn't do anything.
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Old 07-01-02, 11:06 AM
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why dont you save ur buds list, get a new sn? the ppl u blocked wont know that you have a new sn...
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Old 07-01-02, 11:08 AM
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Originally posted by Mole177
why dont you save ur buds list, get a new sn? the ppl u blocked wont know that you have a new sn...
That has already been suggested. My response was "Well I like my name, it's linked to my website"

Plus, I shouldn't have to go thru that, I don't know how these people got ahold of my s/n but I want my name remove from whatever list is going around.
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Old 07-01-02, 11:25 AM
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oh.. my bad.. I thought you might be interested
Ill stop sending you those messages
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