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How to prevent URL masking?

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  • How to prevent URL masking?

    I've been having a huge case of phishing problems for my website. People like to send PMs to members with masked links such as

    Is there some way to prevent them from doing this? I don't want to turn off the url bbcode as it is still useful for the forum but I just want to prevent them from masking the url.

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    Sorry, there is no function to do this. If even possible, this requires modifying the code. We cannot officially support code modifications or forums running modified code, however you can try searching or asking for help with this over at
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