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==Overview==
 
There might be a need to let the moderators of the site know about a particular upload page such as any of the following reasons (but not limited to just these):
 
  
* Illegal content
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== Overview ==
* Dishonorable content (uploaded against authors wishes)
 
* No file attached (for more than 48 hours)
 
* Broken download link
 
* Bogus file (joke, virus, non-related junk)
 
* False information
 
  
To report these kinds of issues, there are currently two ways you can report the file:
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There might be a need to let the moderators of the site know about a particular upload page such as any of the following reasons (but not limited to just these):
 
 
==Method #1 - Quick-N-Easy for end-user reporting==
 
 
 
Use the "Report" button on the mod page.
 
 
 
Fig 1a: Report this file
 
 
 
http://wiki.tesnexus.com/images/f/fe/ReportFile1.jpg
 
 
 
If the problem is described well enough by the category you pick, then do not worry about adding a description.
 
 
 
Fig 1b: Submit report
 
 
 
http://wiki.tesnexus.com/images/3/3c/ReportFile1a.jpg
 
 
 
The above method is fast to report but moderators have to access the admin area and run a report to see the issue which may mean it will not be handled in the same day.
 
 
 
==Method #2 - More end-user clicks but faster visibility for moderators==
 
 
 
Click the "Posts" tab, then click the "Report" link for the very first post made which is usually a Sticky from the Mod Author.
 
 
 
Fig 2a: Posts Tab
 
 
 
http://wiki.tesnexus.com/images/2/24/ReportFile2.jpg
 
 
 
Fig 2b: Report this Comment
 
 
 
http://wiki.tesnexus.com/images/b/b3/ReportFile2a.jpg
 
  
Fig 2c: Submit Report
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*Illegal content
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*Dishonorable content (uploaded against authors wishes)
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*No file attached (for more than 48 hours)
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*Broken download link
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*Bogus file (joke, virus, non-related junk)
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*False information
  
http://wiki.tesnexus.com/images/1/11/ReportFile2b.jpg
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To report these kinds of issues, use the "Report abuse" button, which can be found directly above the description on the mod page.
  
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Latest revision as of 03:50, 19 November 2018

Overview

There might be a need to let the moderators of the site know about a particular upload page such as any of the following reasons (but not limited to just these):

  • Illegal content
  • Dishonorable content (uploaded against authors wishes)
  • No file attached (for more than 48 hours)
  • Broken download link
  • Bogus file (joke, virus, non-related junk)
  • False information

To report these kinds of issues, use the "Report abuse" button, which can be found directly above the description on the mod page.