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Countdown Plus 1.0

Provides a countdown timer in the sidebar.

  1. AndyB
    Compatible XF Versions:
    • 1.2
    • 1.3
    • 1.4
    • 1.5

    Provides a countdown timer in the sidebar.

    This add-on requires the [bd] Widget Framework.

    (Example of Countdown in sidebar)


    (Example of Countdown Admin link)


    (Example of Admin page)


    (Example of Group Permissions)


    • Easy to use Admin page.
    • All phrases start with countdownplus_ for your convenience.
    1. Download countdownplus_v1.0.zip and unzip it.
    2. Upload the Andy directory to your server, the correct location is library/Andy.
    3. Upload the countdownplus.js file to the js/xenforo folder.
    4. From your Admin Control Panel, go to the Install Add-on page.
    5. Upload the addon-CountdownPlus_v1.0.xml file.
    6. Click the Install Add-on button.

    This add-on requires the [bd] Widget Framework add-on located here:


    User Group Permissions:

    Countdown Show - set the Registered user group to Allow.
    Countdown Admin - set the Administrative user group to Allow.

    Countdown Labels:

    In order to change the labels under each number of the countdown timer, you will need to edit the countdown.js file. Edit the following section as needed:
    var CountdownLabelsArray = {
        second : "SECONDS",
        minute : "MINUTES",
        hour : "HOURS",
        day : "DAYS",
        month : "MONTHS",
        year : "YEARS"
    Questions and Answers:

    Q: Can I have more than one countdown at a time?
    A: No. Only one countdown entry should be active at a time.

    Q: How can I change the colors of the Countdown Timer?
    A: Edit the andy_countdown template.

    Q: Why is the time entered into the Countdown Admin page not the same as seen in the Countdown timer?
    A: The time entered into the Countdown Admin page needs to be entered using UTC time.

    Q: Will the Countdown timer in the sidebar show the correct time?
    A: Yes. The add-on will adjust to the correct timezone based on the forums default timezone and or members timezone.​

    Database table:

    This add-on creates a table called xf_countdownplus in your database.

    Sending a donation:

    If you like this add-on, please consider sending a small donation.


    Thank you.
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