[3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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[3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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Extension Name: Scroll Quoted Text Image Image Image

Author: HiFiKabin

Extension Description: Reduces excessive quoted text to a 200px high box, adding a scroll bar as needed.

Requirements: phpBB 3.2.0 and later

Extension Version: 3.2.0-RC3

Supported Styles:
  • all

Compatability: Compatable with my Quoted Images as Attachments and 3Di's Quote Attachments Img in Posts

Screenshot:

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Demo: HERE

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Installation:
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  • Upload the folder hifikabin to root/ext/ and enable it in the ACP
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Re: [3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

Post by david63 »

I like the idea but it would, in my opinion, be better if the box was resizeable (sorry but you know that I don't want to make it too easy for you :twisted: ) There are times when it is easier to read what is being quoted if you can see all of it.
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Re: [3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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I had thought of that David, but it may prove problematic where there are several nested quotes. eg

nested.jpg

but I'll keep on swearing looking at the code to see if I can make it work successfully.
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Re: [3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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HiFiKabin wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 9:08 am
but I'll keep on swearing looking at the code to see if I can make it work successfully.
Swearing doesn't solve anything ... but GDI, it certainly relieves the tension and as such IS beneficial.
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Re: [3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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warmweer wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 10:27 am
IS beneficial.
:D :lol: :mrgreen:
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Re: [3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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HiFiKabin wrote:
Wed Jun 24, 2020 9:08 am
I had thought of that David, but it may prove problematic where there are several nested quotes. eg

but I'll keep on swearing looking at the code to see if I can make it work successfully.
I have setup something for you. I have added the Readmore.js Jquery plugin.

I could PM you the package if you are interested. Let me know. :)
2020-07-06 03_38_33-Test long quotes - 3.3.1-rc1.png
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Re: [3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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3Di wrote:
Mon Jul 06, 2020 1:39 am
I have setup something for you. I have added the Readmore.js Jquery plugin.
<snip>
That looks like exactly what I couldn't find in my searching. PM sent
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Done, have fun. :)

May I suggest to change the ext name to Read more quote or simply Read more?
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Re: [3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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Thanks Marco, much appreciated.
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Re: [3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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3.3.0-RC1 now available. Image Image

Re Written with a 'Read More" link in addition to the scroll bars. (Thanks 3Di)

Update from previous version:
  • Download the latest release and unzip it.
  • Disable Scroll Quoted Text in the ACP
  • Delete scrollquoted folder from the server
  • Upload the the folder hifikabin to root/ext/ and enable it in the ACP
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Re: [3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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3.2.0-RC2 now available. Image Image

Reverted to original coding after discussion with 3Di

Update from previous version:
  • Download the latest release and unzip it.
  • Disable Scroll Quoted Text in the ACP
  • Delete Scroll Quoted Text Data
  • Delete scrollquoted folder from the server
  • Upload the the folder hifikabin to root/ext/ and enable it in the ACP
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Re: [3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

Post by Tread »

I modified rc1 version to do many other things so far no issues ;) also acp controls.

example as your code gave me errors in consol.

Code: Select all

jQuery(document).ready(function ($) {
  $('.mchat-text blockquote').readmore({
	speed: 75,
	lessLink: '<div><a href="#"><i class="icon fa-minus fa-fw icon-red" aria-hidden="true"></i>' + read.less + '</a></div>',
	moreLink: '<div><a href="#"><i class="icon fa-plus fa-fw icon-green" aria-hidden="true"></i>' + read.more + '</a></div>',
	collapsedHeight: 35,
})
});
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Re: [3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

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Tread wrote:
Tue Jul 14, 2020 1:08 pm
I modified rc1 version to do many other things so far no issues ;) also acp controls.
<snip>
That is part of the code that I have now removed in this extension.

3.2.0-RC2 is the current supported version of this extension
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Re: [3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

Post by Tread »

Yes i know as i stated i modified your code and now its working.
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Re: [3.2][3.3][RC] Scroll Quoted Text

Post by potku »

We are still running 3.2 (but about to upgrade to 3.3), and we installed this EXT yesterday. In less than 24 hours, it has already saved our moderators from having to tidy up long quotes several times! :D And they very likely would have missed or felt too busy to do that work on some or all of those occasions.

HiFiKabin, thank you very many! 🙏
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