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RE: Site Speed
Unfortunately, not. If I could find out the range of IP addresses that's hammering us, I'd block them but Cloudflare (who we use for our web firewall) doesn't provide that information

Edit to add
It looks like things have calmed down a bit now - the bandwidth has reduced down again (top line)

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(This post was last modified: 20/11/16 01:25 PM by Phil A.)
20/11/16 12:44 PM
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Sorry, posted in photo association thread this am, photo duplication 6 times!! Sad
20/11/16 04:07 PM
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Going well for me this evening. Thumbs Up

Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy. - Ben Franklin (1706-1790)


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20/11/16 05:22 PM
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(20/11/16 04:07 PM)hachi Wrote:  Sorry, posted in photo association thread this am, photo duplication 6 times!! Sad

Great pic to look at 6 times :-)

Just double posted for me. Third time too. Thought it might be a problem with my phone, or tapatalk but not if others are finding the same with pc.
20/11/16 11:35 PM
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(20/11/16 05:22 PM)kenny Wrote:  Going well for me this evening. Thumbs Up



Only lasted a short time and back to a crawl again. Scratch Head

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20/11/16 11:38 PM
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Tried for over 2 hours to get on this morning
And nothing,
Apparently iv been sending duplicate messages too this morning from last night

21/11/16 07:42 AM
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RE: Site Speed
Apologies to everyone again for these issues, we were again getting flooded by network traffic.

I have temporarily bypassed Cloudflare for the site as it gives us more control over the traffic and I can block individual IP addresses (which I've now done, having located the rogue IP address from the Netherlands). It does mean some things might be a bit slower but overall the site should be better now
21/11/16 10:53 AM
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Cheers Phil

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Yay, no more double posts :-)
21/11/16 01:45 PM
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Ok. Thanks a lot, Phil! Smiling

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21/11/16 02:26 PM
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