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by KevC
Thu Apr 25, 2019 3:46 pm
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: Bot's removal
Replies: 2
Views: 39

Re: Bot's removal

Yes. You should never remove users directly from the database.

What exactly do you want to do (rather than how you think it should be done)?
by KevC
Wed Apr 24, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Extension Writers Discussion
Topic: Redirect New Member on First Login to Specific forum ?
Replies: 14
Views: 323

Re: Redirect New Member on First Login to Specific forum ?

You could use the newly registered users group to block access to all of the other forums until they make 1 post in the only forum they can see and then when that's approved it opens everything else up.

You could do a similar thing with the autogroups extension but without the approval needed.
by KevC
Tue Apr 23, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Some Groups can't see forums?
Replies: 2
Views: 77

Re: Some Groups can't see forums?

Group permissions are about things the group can do as a whole such as PMs, signatures, avatars etc. Group forum permissions relate to what that group can do in terms of the forums such as seeing, posting (starting and/or replying), moving, locking etc. There isn't a global option to see the forums ...
by KevC
Tue Apr 23, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: phpBB Discussion
Topic: Discussion: Advantages and disadvantages of the phpbb program
Replies: 7
Views: 194

Re: Discussion: Advantages and disadvantages of the phpbb program

You're free to post whatever you like. These topics come up every now and again and they're all the same. Someone says they like something, someone else says they never use that. Different people like and need different things for their own board uses. Same goes with features you want added. You wou...
by KevC
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Styles Support & Discussion
Topic: Old Submerge style - can it be adapted to PHPBB3.2.5?
Replies: 4
Views: 108

Re: Old Submerge style - can it be adapted to PHPBB3.2.5?

A 3.0.x style can't be adapted. It would have to be remade from scratch.
by KevC
Mon Apr 22, 2019 12:00 pm
Forum: phpBB Custom Coding
Topic: (style) Help! My server doesn't open Styles!
Replies: 7
Views: 152

Re: (style) Help! My server doesn't open Styles!

That's not much to go on.
How about explaining exactly what you've done, what style you've got and what you want to do.
by KevC
Sun Apr 21, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: phpBB Ideas
Topic: Posting form under messages
Replies: 1
Views: 560

Re: Posting form under messages

Turn on quick reply. It's been built in for ages.
by KevC
Sun Apr 21, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Is there a way to block a certain domain from entering the site?
Replies: 9
Views: 233

Re: Is there a way to block a certain domain from entering the site?

It's built in. It has been since 3.1.0 How to configure Q&A Administration Control Panel (ACP) > Spambot countermeasures> Installed plugins > click the dropdown box and select Q&A (it will be greyed out) Click the configure button then click add Add your question and answer (you need a Q&A for each ...
by KevC
Sun Apr 21, 2019 10:47 am
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Is there a way to block a certain domain from entering the site?
Replies: 9
Views: 233

Re: Is there a way to block a certain domain from entering the site?

It's easy to stop spam with the Q&A.
What are you currently using?
by KevC
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Embed a complete youtube playlist
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Re: Embed a complete youtube playlist

Copy the link from the first video without media tags. It'll parse it on its own. The playlist then shows up at the top left of the clip and auto plays the next one on the list.
by KevC
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Topict age warning; david63/topicagewarning
Replies: 2
Views: 119

Re: Topict age warning; david63/topicagewarning

Support is on the page where you downloaded it.
by KevC
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: Embed a complete youtube playlist
Replies: 3
Views: 146

Re: Embed a complete youtube playlist

Pretty sure the media extension can handle playlists
https://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/exte ... ediaembed/

EDIT - yes it does
by KevC
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: [3.2.x] Support Forum
Topic: HTTP ERROR 500 after installing new style
Replies: 5
Views: 218

Re: HTTP ERROR 500 after installing new style

EddiesTech wrote:
Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:50 am
and deactivated prosilver
What exactly do you mean by that?

It's just as quick to delete the lot and reinstall as it is to fix.
The hosting server error log will tell you the cause of the blank screen.
by KevC
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Extension Requests
Topic: Application Form
Replies: 6
Views: 262

Re: Application Form

Not exactly as you describe it but you could see if it's workable

https://www.phpbb.com/customise/db/exte ... ation_form

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