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Remnant on February 4, 2018, 12:59:55 AM

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RemnantHey Strats.

It's been a while since I popped in here for any reasons, but I am an old-time user of this site and wanted to ask if something was possible. I figured anything is possible if you are hosting and backing up information from the site. Although, this would have been so long ago, I wouldn't be surprised if what I am looking for would have been purged long before now.

Back in the day, my username was quake0099, and for some reason, I deleted that account a long time ago. For nostalgia purposes, I am looking to re-access some of the things that were on there. I have tried the Internet Wayback Machine with no luck, so I was wondering if it would be possible to re-activate a profile or to reclaim some of the data from it.

Shoot me a reply when you get the chance.

Thank you.

Stratadrake on February 7, 2018, 12:38:26 PM

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StratadrakeNo, we do not currently have any functions (even at admin level) for re-activating a deleted account or un-deleting submissions.

ANWAR4EVERY1 on September 21, 2017, 7:29:21 PM

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Stratadrake on September 22, 2017, 5:09:59 PM

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StratadrakeThank you for spamming.  Have a week off, courtesy of site staff. :)

Keep it up and the next stop is permaban, sorry.

nbluue on September 13, 2017, 8:03:19 PM

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nbluueHi there,

A bug I have just recently noticed regarding the forums is an inability to login when already logged in on the main site. It proposes a SQL query issue - not sure if that's your game, but it could be considered a bug.

By the way, I've not been an active user on this site for ten years - it's interesting to see that you're still in practice as admin.

Stratadrake on September 22, 2017, 5:08:39 PM

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StratadrakeThis is, unfortunately, a known bug which is mostly related to the use of IPv6 addresses (such as yours).  There is no fix.

matthespeedstar on August 3, 2017, 9:05:51 PM

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Stratadrake on August 4, 2017, 7:27:30 AM

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StratadrakeI believe this is one of those where there is no rule against it technically, but it is generally frowned upon to do it much.

WildDreams46 on July 6, 2017, 9:35:25 AM

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WildDreams46Do you have to wait for an approval to upload your artwork on your page? Why is that?  I've been gone for a couple of months... 

Stratadrake on July 9, 2017, 9:45:54 AM

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StratadrakeYes and no.  The approval system is selective (and has been for some time), so some submissions require manual review while other submissions do not.

thingy on March 1, 2017, 3:31:38 PM

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thingyhows you today XD or what not am i keeping you guys busy >.> working on ads 
so would you guys help me out little ?

thingy on February 23, 2017, 8:10:40 PM

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thingyso me and my gf did a picture / video stuff up on here and say we didn't make it ? 
ID: #853195

Stratadrake on February 24, 2017, 5:47:47 PM

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StratadrakeAh, yes, I remember processing that one.  The description seemed a little odd at first, that's why I gave it closer scrutiny.  And you did say "done by my gf" implying she was the one who produced the drawing, right?

thingy on February 24, 2017, 5:57:35 PM

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thingyshe drew it and i edit it as a team as in we upload together as one 
its team art 
i have been on this site for years now XD i mean no harm just doing my job as bf and posting with her even if she drew it and i edited 
some camera men have editors and editors post on there sites as refs to 
i feel so unloved by you sometimes XD 

Stratadrake on February 25, 2017, 5:30:24 PM

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StratadrakeUltimately, the fact is we don't have a policy on the matter of group/shared accounts.  At all.  It's uncharted territory for us; the implied rule has always been that FAC accounts are personal (limit one user) accounts and this kind of issue has basically never been raised or discussed before.  (By the way, thanks for taking time to discuss this.)

But a general rule of thumb (from our perspective) is, if you're allowed to upload work created by basically anyone, how is that different from any other image-hosting site?

thingy on February 25, 2017, 5:42:25 PM

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thingyno rudeness but thats kinda bull crap cake making up the most dump stuff just to be right 

Battou on February 25, 2017, 6:17:20 PM

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BattouUm....No, that has been in the ToS for years, Strata isn't making anything up simply to be right. Fact of the matter here is the matter of shared accounts and actually Strata is mistaken and this has been discussed on one previous occasion many years ago. One of the primary debated elements was the fact of abuse potential. Sudden shifts in user style and skill level is one of the preliminary flags in abuse checks on this site. Having a user with regular shifts in style will cause issues with our screening process. Another issue is...well....the event of a break up. Yeah, that produces a plethora of problems with shared accounts so I am not going to go into details on that one. As for display of familial imagery, like things drawn by siblings, spouses ect who do not have accounts, it was decided many years ago that this was not permissible and that cases like that, the creating artist should create an account of their own.

However, there are concessions in the ToS for collaboration works which is what this event sounds like. Collaboration works are permitted however they need to be appropriately credited along with documentation of what part the submitting user played in the creation of the work. In this case the description simply states "above art done by my gf " which constitutes work done by another artist under the ToS and is not permissible.

Long and short, you need to document collaborations clearly in the description box provided.

thingy on February 25, 2017, 6:20:45 PM

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thingyXD omg i seen all kinds of other people do it back in the day now i get all the hate oh well thats what i get for trying to be nice 
im not a troll guys please don't treat me like one

Stratadrake on February 25, 2017, 6:25:20 PM

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StratadrakeBattou was not being mean there.

thingy on February 25, 2017, 6:30:09 PM

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thingyfelt like it but i think im done with this subject XD i do like seeing you guys working hard on things like this 
even if i don't like it or not you guys are still just trying to do your job 

Stratadrake on February 25, 2017, 6:39:24 PM

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StratadrakeBattou and I sometimes joke that I'm the "good cop" and he's the "bad cop".

But yeah, I agree that it's never a bad idea to take a break from a conversation and let things cool off.

thingy on February 25, 2017, 6:44:10 PM

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thingyput some ice on my over heating MacBook air 

Stratadrake on February 25, 2017, 6:15:44 PM

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StratadrakeAs a site, it is our right and privilege to set rules for what we will or will not allow for submission.  And the core underlying rules for our submission policy (the wording of which may be outdated, but nontheless) have basically never changed: Your work only, no photos, no porn, cite specific sources as used.

thingy on February 25, 2017, 6:31:51 PM

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thingyi dont do porn stuff XD maybe ops up some times to time but guys don't forget i am just human like you are 

thingy on February 24, 2017, 5:59:55 PM

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i put this up years ago cuz my bro asked me to and you guys didn't say no back then so whats up 

Stratadrake on February 25, 2017, 6:10:16 PM

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StratadrakeI don't have any information about that piece, for all I know it was not actually processed by site staff.

However, in the case of #853195 I can verify it was held for review based on the category you submitted it to (Tutorials).  I would have rejected it for that reason alone (but with the ability to resubmit), however I got confused as I read the description.

thingy on February 25, 2017, 6:16:00 PM

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thingycan i do a contest on here like the old days or is that a no too ? i would love to get people on here again and make this place really cool
btw i did want to thank you and your other staff people incase you didn't know this is where i found my gf and we live together now so 
thats why i love this site so much fac made my dream gf come true <3

Stratadrake on February 25, 2017, 6:19:08 PM

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StratadrakeWhy do you think contests might not be allowed?  Users are always free to post ideas for other users to compete over.  Our forum layout has always included a section for this (though, due to IPv6 related bugs not everyone can necessarily access the forums).

thingy on February 25, 2017, 6:24:56 PM

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thingyomg yay but would you guys host it on the main blog thing on homepage ? i have a idea in my head for the other sites i belong to even youtube 
i want to get maybe 100 people on it and stuff to this site <3 i am sorry about typos btw i have nerve damage and it messes with my typing

Stratadrake on February 25, 2017, 6:33:40 PM

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StratadrakeMy laptop keyboard has some accumulated grit under it, so my typing gets messed up too.

thingy on February 25, 2017, 6:40:08 PM

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thingymy z key i think has bubble gum under it i keep trying to fix it but fuge 
so if i were to do a big contest would you guys help me get it out there on fac ?
i want these nice users to have some fun ^_^ and i will make time to draw the winners what ever they want or a shout out on other platforms 
ads the site 
i will think of better prizers XD i hope 



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