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Dear DP mods,

When I'm travelling, my work requires me to connect to them using a VPN that I install on my computer. In the case that the VPN doesn't work, they have a web portal that I can use which acts as a de facto web proxy once I login.

Should I decide to login to DP, will this result in my account being banned? If so, I can avoid DP while I am doing work related stuff. I just wanted to clarify with the mods how that whole thing works.

Muchos gracias :)
 

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Unless there is something suspicious going on I highly doubt anything would happen.
 

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You'll have to hear it from them, but it shouldn't be a problem. I log in on different computers in different places all the time. I think the only thing the software looks for is multiple users from one IP.
 

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Dear DP mods,

When I'm travelling, my work requires me to connect to them using a VPN that I install on my computer. In the case that the VPN doesn't work, they have a web portal that I can use which acts as a de facto web proxy once I login.

Should I decide to login to DP, will this result in my account being banned? If so, I can avoid DP while I am doing work related stuff. I just wanted to clarify with the mods how that whole thing works.

Muchos gracias :)

I think the problem is creating multiple accounts, not posting from multiple IP. Any time someone posts from a different computer or device, the IP will change.
 

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You could risk, although doubtful, that someone has a created an account on the same VPN then it would flag you. If that happens, send a 'contact us' from a link at the bottom right and it will be taken care of.
 

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Perfectly okay to log in from all sorts of different IP addresses, as long as you're logging into just one name.
 

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Thanks everyone!! :)
 
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