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Offline Grossmeister

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Ban by IP address?
« on: Sat, 22 February 2020, 09:47:56 »

When I try to access I now get a message
An Error Has Occurred!
Sorry Guest, you are banned from using this forum!
This ban is not set to expire.
I'm from Ukraine.

While I'm posting this I was able to log in using Tor. That means the ban is not personal, it is by IP address. Funny thing, has been left accessible.

Can you unban me? Thanks.

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Re: Ban by IP address?
« Reply #1 on: Mon, 24 February 2020, 17:16:29 »
Can you PM me the IP address from which you are unable to log in? I'll see what I can do.
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Re: Ban by IP address?
« Reply #2 on: Mon, 24 February 2020, 19:33:00 »
I know GH has done some funkiness with VPNs, so that might be related here.
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