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Sometimes Spam users questions are published without approval. Question confirmation is active.

I also block a lot of spam users from the site every day. Recaptcha active on site.

Please do something about spam users in the new q2a version.
Q2A version: 1.8.2
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"Sometimes Spam users questions are published without approval" => Try to disable all plugins that didn't come with the core and see if that still happens
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To be clear, do you have the "Enable moderation (approval) of users" turn on? And the spam users signed up while that setting was on? Also what are your Permissions settings?
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I've activated the Moderation usage setting for the few users. I think this problem is solved this way. But can't we add a control, such as asking random questions to the registration screen to block spam users?

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You didn't answer about your Permissions settings, but I think you probably have them set wrong. To prevent unapproved users from posting, you need to set it in Admin > Permissions.

For example set "Asking questions" to "Approved users".
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