Recent content by Tom McIntyre

  1. Tom McIntyre

    XF 2.1 Dropdown on hover stopped working with Firefox and Edge

    We have dropdown tabs on our top navigation and many of our users who have been using Firefox and Edge report that the dropdown no longer occurs on hover and the link is activated when it is clicked. i.e. there is no way for them to see the sub links. Is anyone else seeing this problem? My...
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    Not For Profit Forum Income Ideas

    Our organization is a 501c3 educational Not for Profit that serves the general topic area of Horology. we have a Museum, a Research Library, Local Chapters and regional Meetings in addition to our XenForo Forums. The organization charges membership dues to support the core activities and fees...
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    MG 2.1 Is there any reason to use ffmpeg with xf2.1.8 or above

    I take it that includes the iPhone mov files but may imply performance in some usage configurations? Turning it off got rid of a fatal error that was likely due to misinstallation. I think I have someone who can help with that.
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    MG 2.1 Is there any reason to use ffmpeg with xf2.1.8 or above

    I was getting a fatal error when uploading media and I disabled the ffmpeg option. That seemed to be sufficient to fix the problem and I was able to upload a .mov file with no problems. My test site is running 2.2.8 and we hope to deploy it in the near future with 2.2.9 and the current versions...
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    [XTR] FTSLider - Featured Thread Slider

    I spoke in haste. You do not need to save the image you want featured since it will use the current default image for the thread otherwise.
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    [XTR] FTSLider - Featured Thread Slider

    Here is the picture of my featured thread scroller at the bottom of forum home.
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    [XTR] FTSLider - Featured Thread Slider

    Here are the steps in featuring a thread in my forum. You need to select the thread, but you will need an image from the thread to be able to feature it. The image must be stored on your workstation to be given to the application. After that is done the image will appear in the XTR slider in...
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    XF 2.2 Will clearing the logged in cookie close the session on refresh

    We are merging the user interface on our XenForo, Wordpress and iMIS sites. I want to use the mechanism of clearing the cookie carrying the logged in status for XenForo in the user's browser. All three environments use the domain level for their cookies and the intent is to use a single cookie...
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    [OzzModz] OS/Browser Display for XenForo [Paid]

    I ran into a problemwhile trying to use Xon's Conversation Essentials to move a conversation to a thread. According to @Xon the problem is actually in the browser detection add0n. I tried the relatively simple work around of disablingthe OS/Browser Addon and that generated about 40 errors in...
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    Conversation Essentials [Paid]

    Thanks, I could not tell for sure.
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    Conversation Essentials [Paid]

    I just attempted to move a conversation to a thread for the first time. A new user initiated a conversation when he really should have posted anew thread. I offered to move it to the appropriate forum, but the function failed with this error message recorded in the system errorlog...
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    [tl] User groups widget [Paid]

    I have tried three times to register on your forum so I could buy this addon. I never get the response from your system. I ;eft my computer running overnight but the link was no longer valid.
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    XF 2.2 Error submitting sitemap to Bing

    Apparently Bing, Yandex and perhaps some other indexing services want to fix the excess processing that the current sitemap usage creates. At least that is what they seem to claim. is the site of the new activity to consolidate sitemap management among the indexers to...
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    [tl] User groups widget [Paid]

    This feature would be much more useful to me as a bbCode. Like: cxbylaws which would produce this in the message: (Which is what is currently shown in the AminCP when users is searched for a usergroup) I could just post this screen shot clip in the thread also, but a bbCode would be more...