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"Quotas" and Attachment Size Restrictions?


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Do you enable size quotas for your members? So they can only upload x amount of files/storage allotted for them? What about personal messages? Do you restrict the amount of PM's people can have?

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It's mostly for those who offer premium subscriptions and are low on hosting storage. I prefer boards that do not have a quote on these type of things, other than the maximum upload size. 

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We implement a quota over on Asperger’s Network - per post. It’s so you don’t end up with a thread with millions of images that takes a year to load on 3G. 

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4 minutes ago, Thomasss said:

You're still running 3G? Lol

You joke but in certain scenarios I've recently found 3G to be faster than 4G somehow.

I don't know how it's technically possible though.

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2 hours ago, Puppuccino said:

You joke but in certain scenarios I've recently found 3G to be faster than 4G somehow.

I don't know how it's technically possible though.

Probably faster than this whole "5G" thing. 😛

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4 hours ago, Thomasss said:

You're still running 3G? Lol

Phones have been known to jump back to 3G - particularly in rural areas. 

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I allow up to 50MB for attachment quota. If a user tries to upload more, the system won't let allow the member to post. If they want to create a post that is going to benefit the community & appeal, I can over ride this setting for my forum. 

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