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Answered How do I control who follows me?

Discussion in 'Questions, Problems, & Feedback' started by IheartSig, Feb 6, 2016.

  1. IheartSig

    IheartSig Beaverton Diamond Supporter Diamond Supporter Platinum Supporter

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    I was trying to get someone off my following list, how do I do that?
     
  2. Stomper

    Stomper Oceania Rising White Is The New Brown Silver Supporter

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    Stalker? o_O
     
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  3. IheartSig

    IheartSig Beaverton Diamond Supporter Diamond Supporter Platinum Supporter

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    Kinda , weird.... He is following me, I must have approved him a long time ago. The problem is now that I want to put him on ignore, it doesn't seem to work, I still see all his...."posts" I think because he is following me?

    meh
     
  4. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Oddly weird, and I have no idea how to do that! Try PM'ing Joe!
     
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  5. Joe13

    Joe13 NW of Vancouver Opinionated & Blunt Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    I follow everyone on this thread so far. Put all of you on ignore and reloaded the page and it hid all of the messages and gave me the "see ignored content" button.

    And yes, I went back and unignored y'all.

    I don't think there is a way to remove someone following you.
     
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  6. Larrytpdx

    Larrytpdx Portland, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    just-because-you-re-paranoid-doesn-t-mean-i-m-not-following-you.png
     
  7. IronMonster

    IronMonster Washington Opinionated Member Diamond Supporter

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    I find spitting, eye contact and a bit of abrasive language works most of the time.
     
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  8. Mikej

    Mikej Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    I don't doubt it with some of the threads here lately......Just what is the deal with following and followers anyway? IHSig, I follow you I guess but not cyberlike. I read your posts and tend to appreciate what you write. But following? i don't see the purpose. Does that alert you every time one of the people you are following posts? That IS stalking in a way isn't it?

    Good luck with you dilemma.

    One of Your followers.
     
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  9. Velzey

    Velzey Estacada, Oregon Gunsmith Gunsmith Bronze Vendor Bronze Supporter

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    I see 4 people following you. As far as I know anyone can follow you. No approval process.
     
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  10. Joe13

    Joe13 NW of Vancouver Opinionated & Blunt Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    I have memory issues with some people that have similar screen names or avatar pictures (I surf this forum on an iPhone most of the time so gun pics or say a blue background with words on it are very difficult to distinguish between similar avatars sometimes).

    I hit the follow button on people I read thier posts regularly and think "Hey! This guy/gal isn't a d-bag." It's kind of like my anti-ignore button.

    I also use it for people I have dealt with positively in the past.

    No one follows me though cuz of my fabulously unique avatar and Na... Uh, Joe13... Never mind.
     
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  11. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    Now Im following you out of spite :p

    Kidding, I have no idea how to use that function.. I should really play around with the functions on NwFa a bit more.
     
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  12. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    Twitter about it. Or eat beans. good luck
     
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  13. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    You'd make a terrible Jesus Christ. feh
     
  14. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    Try to walk shorter,change your hat,change your coat,blend in better and change directions a lot;)
     
  15. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Make a lot of left hand turns.
     
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  16. P7id10T

    P7id10T Cedar Hills Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    Witchcraft and voodoo dolls. Works every time.
     
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  17. elsie

    elsie Way over there on the left Well-Known Member

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    Walk backwards.


    elsie
     
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  18. FireArm

    FireArm Beavercreek 97004 Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer

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    Keep getaway cars in parking structures throughout the city and change cars every few miles. Or simply ask people who are following you to unfollow you. . . :eek:
    One is easier then the other ;)

    Let me know if we are on for the trade, I never heard from you over the weekend.
     
  19. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    So you're the guy
     
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  20. FireArm

    FireArm Beavercreek 97004 Well-Known Member 2015 Volunteer

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    I must be... Never wanted to be "the guy" but the finger has been pointed, I take full responsibility.
     
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