Aaaaand now there's a FS thread that APPEARS to violate the rules, yet it must've been approved, so I asked if the rules have been relaxed for new members(i.e. the 25 post minimum is no longer required?), and that question was removed, and yet the FS thread remains. I suppose, yet again, my question was considered "thread crapping", so I'm asking here then..... so wazzup, is the new member actually an old member with a new account, or some other oddity?
I approved his BST thread and have done others in the past. The 25 posts thing just leads to new members trying to spam their way to 25 posts in order to get their BST approved. This person had joined 18 months ago. All IPs are from the same city. And unlike a lot of people who have been here for 10+ years, is able to post proper photos.
If it's an installed component we'll typically accept an image of the system with the hand written note along with a CPU/GPU-z screenshot.
The whole "take a pic with your screen name" thing is specifically designed to prevent folks from going "digital only" and thus avoid providing some kind of confirmation that the seller has the product in hand.
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