2.1.0 phpBB 3.2.2
Wed Jul 25, 2018 1:59 pm
File size:
118.05 KiB
Validated for:
phpBB 3.2.2
MD5 checksum:
2.0.3 phpBB 3.2.1, 3.1.11
Wed Feb 28, 2018 9:56 am
File size:
139.89 KiB
Validated for:
phpBB 3.2.1, 3.1.11
MD5 checksum:
phpBB mChat extension

Add-on extensions
See here for some advanced add-on extensions.

Requirements - FAQ with version compatibility matrix
  • mChat 2.1.0 and later:
    • PHP >= 5.4.7
    • phpBB >= 3.2.0
  • mChat 2.0.3 and earlier:
    • PHP >= 5.3.3
    • phpBB >= 3.1.8-RC1


Installing, updating and uninstalling extensions:
Extension install path: ext/dmzx/mchat

Changelog mChat 2.1.0 - changelogs for previous versions can be found at GitHub
  • Support for phpBB 3.1.x has been dropped. See here for a version compatibility matrix.
  • New features
    • Added message reparser: all mChat messages in phpBB 3.1 and earlier format are converted to phpBB 3.2 format automatically, behind the scenes
    • Moved many links (archive, rules etc) and options (toggle sound etc) to a new navbar dropdown menu to clean up the user interface
    • Modernized text-area and BBCode & smilies buttons
    • Added ACP option to disable logging of all mChat actions (edit, delete, prune, purge)
  • Front-end changes
    • Moved status icons to mChat's container header
    • Removed session details from user interface
    • Removed input auto grow
    • Removed option "Display link in the navbar" (navbar item is always displayed)
    • Don't display popup when trying to send an empty message
    • Don't display a zero in navbar item if no user is chatting
    • Moved "who is chatting" and character count below input field
    • Fixed "who is chatting" display issue on custom page
    • Added some space above legend on custom and archive pages
    • Fixed textarea background color in custom styles
    • Display message and end chat session if board is disabled
    • Don't display BBCodes and smilies panels more than once (improves compatibility with other extensions)
    • Moved ACP option for sessions in navbar link to correct place
  • Minor improvements and bug fixes
    • Check for minimum required PHP version when installing mChat
    • Improved client session handling
    • Improved wording of like and quote permissions
    • Improved wording of global user settings explanation
    • Fixed display issue of static message in IE
    • Fixed checking user permissions when adding login notification
    • Skip one refresh request when AJAX request failed
    • Don't render BBCodes in post subjects and forum names of notification messages
    • Use custom template name for form token (improves compatibility with other extensions)
    • Fixed spelling in error messages
    • Removed unused error messages from language files
    • Removed pause on input feature
  • New Events
    • Added PHP event dmzx.mchat.purge_before
    • Added template events dmzx_mchat_panel_whois_after, dmzx_mchat_static_container_before, dmzx_mchat_static_container_after
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  • Revisions
    phpBB Version(s)
  • 2.1.0
    Validation time: Jul 25, 2018 1:59 pm
    Downloads: 1131
  • 2.0.3
    Validation time: Feb 28, 2018 9:56 am
    Downloads: 2498
  • 2.0.2
    Validation time: Dec 09, 2017 3:37 am
    Downloads: 1708
  • 2.0.1
    Validation time: Apr 27, 2017 8:26 pm
    Downloads: 4314
  • 2.0.0
    Validation time: Dec 30, 2016 9:39 am
    Downloads: 2356