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Minimum Posts

Minimum Posts 1.0

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Compatible XF 1.x versions
1.2, 1.3, 1.4, 1.5

Requires a minimum number of posts to view threads.

The admin selects certain forums where a minimum number of posts are required to view the threads in that forum.

(Example of Options page)


(Example of Error message)


  1. Download minimumposts_v1.0.zip and unzip it.
  2. Upload the Andy folder to your server. The correct location is library/Andy.
  3. From your Admin Control Panel, go to the "Install Add-on" page.
  4. Upload the addon-MinimumPosts_v1.0.xml file.
  5. Click the Install Add-on button.
Phrase editing:

If a member doesn't meet the required minimums set in the Options page, a phrase called minimumposts_minimum_posts_required_message is displayed. This phrase will need to be edited if the defaults in the Options page are changed.

Questions and Answers:

Q: Are search engines also effected by this add-on?
A: Yes.

Sending a donation:

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


Thank you.
First release
Last update
5.00 star(s) 3 ratings

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Latest reviews

Five star for this great add-on, its make my forum member active again. Thank you very much AndyB! very useful.
very good addon indeed.
useful for encouraging member to be active in the forum altogether.
thanks buddy
This add-on that Andy made works excellent. a great addition to his arsenal of add-ons I recommend giving it a try.