PHPBB 3.1.10 send full PM as email???

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Re: PHPBB 3.1.10 send full PM as email???

Post by david63 » Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:42 am

Why not just send an email then?
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Re: PHPBB 3.1.10 send full PM as email???

Post by Mick » Sat Nov 18, 2017 12:00 pm

There was a request or two for that in 3.0 and, I think, one now unsupported mod, but I don’t think it was ever taken up by anyone beyond 3.0. You never know though, someone might have a go.
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Re: PHPBB 3.1.10 send full PM as email???

Post by wrkalot » Sat Nov 18, 2017 4:27 pm

I think you are better off not including the full text of the PM in the email notification. I have another forum on xenForo and had that enabled. People were constantly replying to the email notification instead of going to the forum and replying to the PM. Turned off the full text and it stopped. :)
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Re: PHPBB 3.1.10 send full PM as email???

Post by warmweer » Sat Nov 18, 2017 9:20 pm

slobox wrote:
Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:13 pm
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Can you give me instructions on what to do to make it work as I want.
Are you going to switch to forumpackage?
wrkalot wrote:
Sat Nov 18, 2017 4:27 pm
I have another forum on xenForo
A bug is a feature that hasn't made it to the manual (yet)

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Re: PHPBB 3.1.10 send full PM as email???

Post by Mick » Sun Nov 19, 2017 10:03 am

slobox wrote:
Sat Nov 18, 2017 5:13 pm
Can you give me instructions on what to do to make it work as I want.
You’ll have to wait and see if anyone wants to make an extension.
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