Just a friendly reminder: If you get banned, you don't get a refund.

Discussion in 'Tech Support, General Q&A, Site Feedback & More' started by Spark, Feb 1, 2012.

  1. AKC

    AKC Really? Must I? OK... Platinum Member

    Oct 10, 2010
    Let's see just how long the perseverance lasts....


    Eloquent little person, ain't he?

  2. JTR357

    JTR357 Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 10, 2007
    See post #1
  3. Motey

    Motey Platinum Member Platinum Member

    Dec 1, 2011
    You should have simply responded with

    "Dear Dipshit,

    Shut up.

  4. GWashington1732

    GWashington1732 Basic Member Basic Member

    Jun 20, 2009
    Sounds more like Bilbo Baggins to me.
  5. wolfmann601

    wolfmann601 Gone, but not forgotton. RIP Ira.

    Mar 12, 2001
    Just light his little nuts on fire!!

    Sounds like a window-licker to me...........
  6. marcinek


    Jan 9, 2007
    "From the depths of hell I stab at thee! You shall rue the day you crossed me from this day on, Sir. I shall befoul your reputation publically! MUHAHAHAHA!"
  7. marcinek


    Jan 9, 2007

    "Face my unbridled wrath, you shall! Let it commence!"
  8. cj65

    cj65 Gold Member Gold Member

    Aug 30, 2008
    Your second department is redundant. :p
  9. Blues

    Blues Lapsed SuperMod / Cattle Knife Rustler Staff Member Super Mod

    Oct 2, 1998
    Really? :eek:

    Who'dathunkit? ;)
  10. 1066vik

    1066vik Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 28, 2009
    obviously you need to watch more Monty Python reruns...
  11. guywithafewknives2

    guywithafewknives2 Banned BANNED

    Jul 7, 2015
    from what ive seen, some of the moderators are just power trippers......the kind that get a site into trouble
  12. Boru13

    Boru13 Super Moderator Staff Member Super Mod Moderator

    Apr 25, 2000
    I can understand why you would make that kind of statement... getting banned does have a tendency to piss one off doesn't it :D
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  13. Melvin-Purvis

    Melvin-Purvis Not a Registered User Staff Member Super Mod

    Jan 14, 2001
    gwafk2 - obviously you didn't read the original post, so here, let me help you out...

    "Just a friendly reminder: If you get banned, you don't get a refund.

    Folks, when you registered for this site, you agreed to follow our Subscriber & User Agreement. Yes, you did. Seriously. You even checked a box stating you read and agreed to it.

    We have listed many of the things that will earn you warnings & infractions in the FAQ.

    There's a reason why we have a graduated system of warnings and infractions prior to bannings; it's so that you can learn from your mistakes and hopefully not repeat them.

    For those who are search or mentally impaired, here's a direct link to them:

    Being a paid subscriber does not exempt you from the Subscriber & User Agreement. Seriously, it doesn't. We even put a little part in the FAQ that tells you:

    I got banned and have a paying membership, can I get a refund?

    No. We are very lenient here, and if you somehow managed to violate our rules to the point of getting banned... Sorry, you just donated the remainder of your membership to us. Next time don't do whatever got you banned. For a more thorough explanation, please read the Terms & Conditions of this site. http://www.bladeforums.com/forums/fa...bership_banned

    So, when you don't bother to read the rules, and don't bother to read the FAQ, and don't bother to follow the instructions that Mods give you after giving warnings, then sass the mods repeatedly, your account is suspended.

    When your account is suspended, you don't get your membership fee's back.

    One of our recently banned members decided to call me up today and give me an earful about how it's unfair that he was banned for not following the rules and indignant that we hadn't refunded his money. When I told him he would not be receiving a refund, he went on a tirade about how we were "stealing" his money by banning him, and words to the effect that he'll be seeking revenge. Whatever.

    It's simple: don't be a jackass, and you won't get banned. If you get banned, sorry, your membership is forfeit. Call it a service charge for dealing with assholes.

    If you try to dispute the charge with PayPal, you are also going to have a bad time:

    13.3 Ineligible Items. PayPal Purchase Protection only applies to PayPal payments for certain tangible, physical goods. Payments for the following are not eligible for reimbursement under PayPal Purchase Protection:

    Intangible items, including Digital Goods Access to the areas of this site that require a paid subscription is considered digital content and is ineligible for paypal buyer protection.

    Deal. With. It. "

    p.s. Trip on that, whilst having a nice day... :)
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  14. Rupestris

    Rupestris Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 1, 2006
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  15. Nixelplix


    Mar 26, 2003
  16. zzyzzogeton


    Feb 17, 2013
    Karnak says:: between Radon-222 and Iodine-131
  17. AKC

    AKC Really? Must I? OK... Platinum Member

    Oct 10, 2010
    1st post.

    Way to go...
  18. Esav Benyamin

    Esav Benyamin MidniteSuperMod

    Apr 6, 2000
    First post and last.
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  20. narwa-18


    Jan 7, 2018
    Здравствуйте. На вашем форуме я не давно. Сам я из России Санкт-Петербург. Создал тему по точилкам NARWA. Мои станки хорошего качества, изготовляю станки сам.
    https://www.bladeforums.com/threads/%D0%A8%D0%BB%D0%B8%D1%84%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B0%D0%BB%D1%8C%D0 % BD% D0% B0% D1% 8F-% D1% 81% D0% B8% D1% 81% D1% 82% D0% B5% D0% БК% D0% B0-narwa.1543514 / # пост-17732134
    Тема была живой. Вчера написал сообщение, фотографию и ссылку на мой сайт. Мою тему перенесли на другой форум. На какой я так и не понял. Написали, что это реклама. Что мне надо сделать, чтобы моя тема была? Может надо купить членство на форуме? С переводом очень плохо, написал на русском языке.

    Здравствуй. На вашем форуме я недавно. Я из России Санкт-Петербург. Создал тему на точилки NARWA. My machines are of good quality, I make machines myself. Субъект был жив. Вчера я написал сообщение, фотографию и ссылку на мой сайт. Моя тема переместилась на другой форум. На то, что я не понял. Они писали, что это реклама. Что мне нужно сделать, чтобы получить мою тему? Может потребоваться купить членство на форуме?
    С переводом очень плохо, писал по-русски.

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