Congratulations! You have a new rank in HP Enterprise Business Community (999 Views)
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Honored Contributor
Johan Guldmyr
Posts: 3,844
Registered: ‎06-14-2009
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Congratulations! You have a new rank in HP Enterprise Business Community

As the result of your contributions to the community, you have earned a new rank. Your new rank is Honored Contributor.
 
We appreciate your efforts and hope you will continue to be an active member of the community.
 
Thanks!
 
The HP Enterprise Business Community Team

 Hi!


I've been getting many private messages similar to this the last two nights. Always the "new" rank of Honored Contributor. 

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Dennis Handly
Posts: 25,054
Registered: ‎03-06-2006
Message 2 of 8 (971 Views)

Re: Congratulations! You have a new rank in HP Enterprise Business Community

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Yes, I got 4 yesterday and two today.  But I wasn't promoted after all.  :-(

 

I sent a PM to Warren_Admin and he said they are working on it.

 

It looks like this old bug is back:

http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/Community-Feedback-Suggestions/daily-quot-Congratulations-You-have-a-ne...

http://h30499.www3.hp.com/t5/Community-Feedback-Suggestions/SPAM-of-quot-Congratulations-You-have-a-...

 

I got another on 09-30.

And 14 more on 10-01.

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Trudy Claspill
Posts: 3,637
Registered: ‎09-09-2010
Message 3 of 8 (935 Views)

Re: Congratulations! You have a new rank in HP Enterprise Business Community

I've gotten 10 of these messages within 30 minutes just today. I've been getting serveral a day since 9/25/2013.

Make that 11. Another one came in while I was writing this post. :(
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Bob Headrick
Posts: 2,944
Registered: ‎12-02-2001
Message 4 of 8 (930 Views)

Re: Congratulations! You have a new rank in HP Enterprise Business Community

I have been getting these since Thursday, with 14 in the last hour.  I no longer see a place to read my PM's but they also send me an email notification.

 

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       Bob Headrick, Microsoft MVP Printing/Imaging

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John Stagaman
Posts: 3,425
Registered: ‎07-13-2007
Message 5 of 8 (917 Views)

Re: Congratulations! You have a new rank in HP Enterprise Business Community

Same here, starting last Thursday. But today I've received more than 30 (or they keep reappearing after deletion. 

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Pete Wiseman
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Registered: ‎11-10-2008
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Re: Congratulations! You have a new rank in HP Enterprise Business Community

Unfortunately wasting my time too - at least in good company.
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Dennis Handly
Posts: 25,054
Registered: ‎03-06-2006
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Re: Congratulations! You have a new rank in HP Enterprise Business Community

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> I no longer see a place to read my PMs

 

It appears that PMs have been completely disabled.  Even if you saved a URL from before, those just go to the main forum page.

 

PMs seem to be back but I got 14 more from this morning.

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Warren_Admin
Posts: 178
Registered: ‎03-16-2007
Message 8 of 8 (877 Views)

Re: Congratulations! You have a new rank in HP Enterprise Business Community

The beginning of a private message storm was passed to the technical platform support group late last week, but the volume seemed to be increasing exponentially yesterday. Because of this, I shut off private messaging across the Enterprise Business Community in the early afternoon, U.S. time. The resolution is due later today.

 

We apologize for the excessive messaging (and the emails). We will certainly be asking for root cause analysis, as well as mitigation.

 

Warren_Admin, HP Enterprise Community Manager
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