Countdown 2.1

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Compatible XF 2.x versions
2.0, 2.1
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Displays a Countdown widget.

(Example of Countdown widget)


(Example of Countdown admin link)


(Example of Countdown admin page)


(Example of Options page)


(Example of User group permissions)


  • All phrases start with countdown_ for your convenience.
  1. Download and unzip it.
  2. Copy the src/addons/Andy/Countdown directory to your server.
  3. From the Admin Control Panel Install the add-on.
Widget setup:
  1. From the Admin Control Panel select the Widgets under the Appearance tab.
  2. Click the Add widgets button.
  3. Select the Countdown widget.
  4. Widget key = countdown
  5. Title = (leave blank)
  6. Display in positions = Forum list: Sidebar
  7. Click Save.
User group permissions:

Example of User group permissions:

Administrative = Admin
Registered = View
Unregistered / Unconfirmed = View

Questions and Answers:

Q: Can I have more than one countdown at a time?
A: No.
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First release
Last update
5.00 star(s) 2 ratings

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Latest updates

  1. See description

    Countdown v2.1 changes: Added User group permission called View.
  2. See description

    Countdown v2.0 changes: Updated setup to use schema manager.
  3. See description

    Countdown v1.9 changes: Minor template edit to improve user interface.

Latest reviews

Another 5***** rating from me, Andy has done it again with a very useful add-on. Works really really well.
Excellent as every addon from AndyB. With this addon you're able to setup a small countdown in your forum so that everyone know how much time will be for a particular event. Great!