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Old 07 Sep 2017, 18:00
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Originally Posted by Dave View Post
People who still use version 41.0.2228.0 of Chrome will not be able to use the forum if you ban that useragent.
It's very unlikely people still use that version since we're at version 60 now though.
Hi Dave, it wont ban just that version of Chrome, it will only ban any user with that entire user agent string, so no worries if there are some dinosaurs still using that version of Chrome

--------------- Added 07 Sep 2017 at 18:01 ---------------

Originally Posted by Stratis View Post
This I use in a file .htaccess


Block Disabled:      (Update License Status)  
Suspended or Unlicensed Members Cannot View Code.

When I see some new IP, I put that in the file. I have many months to see them again.
You shouldn't have a large .htaccess file as it can lead to a greater use of resources which in turn could slow the experience for real users.

--------------- Added 07 Sep 2017 at 18:02 ---------------

Originally Posted by the one View Post
Thanks buddy

So this agent Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1) AppleWebKit/537.36 (KHTML, like Gecko) Chrome/41.0.2228.0 Safari/537.36

If i put that in the ban list it wont stop normal members viewing the forum.

Cheers once again
No it wont, it will prevent users that have that exact user agent string (which appears to be a modified one) from entering your site.
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