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BotScout for MyBB

BotScout API implementation for MyBB

Version: 1.0
Author: jimmypena
Submitted: 17th December 2012
Last Updated: 22nd January 2013
BotScout API implementation for MyBB

Adapted from "General Use PHP Code for API"
See for original code
See for API documentation
Adapted for MyBB by Jimmy Peña,


1. Register for a BotScout API key at
2. Upload BotScoutForMyBB.php to inc\plugins
3. Go to your MyBB Admin Control Panel >> Configuration >> Plugins and activate "BotScout for MyBB".
4. Go to Admin Control Panel >> Configuration >> Settings and look for "BotScout for MyBB". Click and configure settings.
5. Try to register as a spammer by going to and grabbing a username and email. Fill out your forum's registration and verify that it is stopped.
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