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  • View author's info Author Posted on Feb 24, 2010 at 01:40 PM

    I have found things a little strange since joining.

     I get quite a few winks, but when I go to check their profile, I find that most of them have either "hidden their profile" or they "can't be found"

    What's that about? Why would you hide your profile from a person you have just winked at? 

    I thought at first, that maybe someone had just started contacting another member and therfor hid their profile even though they had maybe just winked at a few others before they started the contact.

    But, does this account for most of the people who have winked at me?

    Has anyone else had this issue?

    To be fair, when I get the "hidden profile" message, it does say that I could email the person through the site to ask them to reveal their profile, but I don't think that will have much success, after all, why did they wink at me then hide themselves in the first place?

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  • View author's info Posted on Mar 16, 2014 at 07:30 PM

    I'm not sure if your profile is blocked when you add something new. If it is, this should be changed, in order to keep the original profile intact and then add the new items after they have been approved. My take on the sudden dissapperance, is that maybe you don't reply in a certain time frame, so they cut you out to move along to the next profile. Just my thought on the subject.





  • View author's info Posted on Oct 20, 2013 at 01:48 PM

    You are not the only one and now everyone else feels better because of your courage to come forth and speak the truth.


  • View author's info Posted on Sep 19, 2013 at 11:46 AM

    Three of the posts here say "This User is not available", including someone that complained about the situation.


    I find that very funny.

  • View author's info Posted on May 14, 2012 at 07:31 AM

    These profiles could have been removed by MMCounselor because someome reported them as a scammer.  Be glad you did not have to deal with the scammers on this site (and there are many).  This site takes scammers seriously and does a great job of removing them.  Check out the scammer blog and see if his/her photo is on there.
  • View author's info Posted on May 13, 2012 at 09:35 PM are not the only one this happens to. There has got to be a better system, this is very frustrating and I will probably cancel my membership because I would say 95% of the time someone winks and you click on it, their profiles are I tend to skip right over them also. MM should change the way this is handled!!
    It is a waste of all of our time.
  • View author's info Posted on Sep 27, 2011 at 07:11 PM

    the tons of winks could be: their last few weeks of chance to meet someone.
    ..hidden profile esp on weekends means that they may have made changes, added a note or pic so it is blocked from few till approved..
    xx if tey are asking fro approval, means that the other person filtered it be seen by gold members only , they can wink, but you are not allowed to see their profile unless
  • View author's info Posted on Jul 13, 2011 at 01:35 PM

    Report these people to Customer Support.  They'll investigate.

  • View author's info Posted on Nov 15, 2010 at 08:11 PM

    This is what i do!!  i only reply back the ones that said "RECOMENDED" those are the one veryfy..i don't answer to the ones out of USA...and wen i look at the picture i look at the background!! what you see can tell alot from this guy!!!     be aware!!

  • View author's info Posted on Apr 16, 2010 at 10:44 PM

    I just had this happen to me today which was a shame because I found him interesting and would have liked to make contact, at least wink back.
  • View author's info Posted on Mar 24, 2010 at 07:20 PM

    You're not the only one.  It's happened to me a lot, too.  I don't know why it happens, but I have emailed guys who did this.  Some add me as a favorite to further the conversation (they can sometimes be viewed by people they have "favorited") and others don't respond.  And them sometimes, I know it's disconcerting, but sometimes they have already found someone.  I know it's a generalization, but I have heard many men talk about dating as being a "numbers game."  They throw out a lot of emails and winks and then see what comes back.  They're not necessarily serious when they email or wink.  They figure if they ask out 30 or 40 women, at least 1 will say yes.  And then sometimes they will email or wink women who are way out of their league "just in case."  Like men who are old enough to be your father and even older than that.  Yuck.

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