Ask a question

Ask a question 1.4

No permission to buy ($25.00)
Compatible XF 2.x versions
2.0
Premium upgrade:

This XF2 add-on along with the entire collection can be purchased for $25.00 USD. Your Premium upgrade will allow you to download as many XF2 add-ons as you like for one year. Please see the entire collection located in the Resources area at this URL:

https://www.xf2addons.com/

Note: all my XF1 add-ons are still 100% free and are supported by donations.

Description:

Displays an Ask a question page.

Provides a quick way for visitors to find useful threads.

(Example of Ask a question page when first clicked)

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(Example of Ask a question after visitor types something)

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(Example of Options page)

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(Example of User group permissions)

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Features:
  • User groups determine which group sees the Ask A Question tab.
  • All phrases start with askaquestion_ for your convenience.
Installation:
  1. Download Andy-AskAQuestion-1.4.zip and unzip it.
  2. Copy the src/addons/Andy/AskAQuestion directory to your server.
  3. From the Admin Control Panel Install the add-on.
Question and answers:

Q: Do I ever have to rebuild the search or thread indexes to use this add-on?
A: No.

Q: Are thread titles and posts searched?
A: Only thread titles are searched.

Q: Is the "View threads by others" set to No or Never honored?
A: No.

Q: In order to use Enhanced search option, which version of Elasticsearch and Enhanced search will I need?
A: You will need Elasticsearch 6.0.0 (or newer) and Enhanced search 1.1.7 (or newer).
Author
AndyB
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Latest updates

  1. See description

    Ask a question v1.4 changes: Removed extra code that was not needed and occasionally causing a...
  2. See description

    Ask a question v1.3 changes: Updated regular search to order results by descending.
  3. See description

    Ask A Question v1.2 changes: Added missing variable. Updated AJAX timeout. Added code to...
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