HomeHelpSimple Machines Forum: How to update the CleanTalk Anti-Spam Modification

Download plugin file smf-2.23-antispam.zip (Changelog).

  • Increase spam protection
  • Bug fixes and other minor improvements


Simple Machines Forum: How to update the CleanTalk Anti-Spam Modification

 

Manual Update

  1. Make backup copies of your forum files and database.
  2. Go to SMF Administrator Panel —> Admin —> Package Manager.
  3. Then go to Main —> Package Manager —> Browse Packages —> find "Anti-Spam by CleanTalk" mod in "Modification Packages" list —> click the link [ Uninstall ].
  4. Press the button "Uninstall Now" on the next page to confirm uninstall process.
  5. After successful uninstall, go back to the "Browse Packages" page.
  6. Find "Anti-Spam by CleanTalk" mod in "Modification Packages" list again and click the link [ Delete ].
  7. Download the modification archive from CleanTalk (the link is at the beginning of this page or use the link given to you personally), place it in "<SMF-root-folder>/Packages".
  8. Go back to the "Browse Packages" page and refresh it. The mod "Anti-Spam by CleanTalk" should appear in the "Modification Packages" list. Click the link [ Install Mod ].
  9. Confirm installation of the mod on the next page by clicking the button "Install Now".
  10. After successful installation you should be automatically redirected to the CleanTalk Mod's settings page. It if didn't happen, then go to SMF Administrator Panel —> Admin —> Package Manager —> Configuration —> Modification Settings.
  11. Find "Anti-Spam by CleanTalk Mod settings" table, set the mod up, make sure that the access key matches the key from your CleanTalk Control Panel. Then press the button "Save".
  12. (Optional) Test the protection by making a registration using the blacklisted e-mail stop_email@example.com.

 

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1. Make backup copies of your forum files and database.

2. Go to SMF Administrator Panel —> Admin —> Package Manager.

 

3. Then go to Main —> Package Manager —> Browse Packages —> find "Anti-Spam by CleanTalk" mod in "Modification Packages" list —> click the link [ Uninstall ].

 

4. Press the button "Uninstall Now" on the next page to confirm uninstall process.

 

5. After successful uninstall, go back to the "Browse Packages" page.

 

6. Find "Anti-Spam by CleanTalk" mod in "Modification Packages" list again and click the link [ Delete ].

 

7. Download the modification archive from CleanTalk (the link is at the beginning of this page or use the link given to you personally), place it in "<SMF-root-folder>/Packages".

8. Go back to the "Browse Packages" page and refresh it. The mod "Anti-Spam by CleanTalk" should appear in the "Modification Packages" list. Click the link [ Install Mod ].

 

9. Confirm installation of the mod on the next page by clicking the button "Install Now".

 

10. After successful installation you should be automatically redirected to the CleanTalk Mod's settings page. It if didn't happen, then go to SMF Administrator Panel —> Admin —> Package Manager —> Configuration —> Modification Settings.

 

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11. Find "Anti-Spam by CleanTalk Mod settings" table, set the mod up, make sure that the access key matches the key from your CleanTalk Control Panel.

 

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Congratulations! The Anti-Spam is updated!

Give Dashboard a few minutes to change your anti-spam status.
You can ask us any question concerning our modification via:
 — E-mail [ support@cleantalk.org ].
 — Request [ https://cleantalk.org/my/support ].
 — Forum [ https://community.cleantalk.org/ ].

 

 

 

Please, go to Dashboard to see the anti-spam status, add new websites or manage existing ones!