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Strange @duolingo.com email accounts

Does anyone else get requests from a bunch of random letters and numbers followed by @duolingo.com in Duolingo schools accounts? Is this some kind of spam?

March 8, 2019

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/pentaan

You might submit an abuse report via
https://support.duolingo.com/hc/en-us/articles/205101500-How-do-I-report-abuse-


Edit:
They could be accounts from students who deactivated their accounts via
https://support.duolingo.com/hc/en-us/articles/204567904-How-can-I-deactivate-my-Duolingo-account-

In that case the usernames will look like the username in this discussion
https://forum.duolingo.com/comment/27385507

tu.8zPhLr2SNvxxR


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sineadroy

That might be it. Now to track down the student! Thanks for the help


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jrikhal

Note: FYI, the accounts starting with "tu.8z" are trial account (temporary accounts that are given to anyone who tries Duo without creating an account), not deactivated accounts.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/sineadroy

OH! Thanks! That makes more sense.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Julie104845

So can I send an email to that address and ask them to set up and account? I don't know which of my students this is.

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