Similar Threads Plus

Similar Threads Plus 2.0

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Compatible XF 1.x versions

Shows a list of similar threads when a user is creating or viewing a thread.

(Example of Similar Threads shown during thread creation)


(Example of Options page)


(Example of User Group Permissions)



Enhanced Search 1.1.7 or newer
ElasticSearch v6.0.0 or newer

  • All phrases start with similarthreadsplus_ for your convenience.
  1. Download 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-SimilarThreadsPlus_v2.0.xml file.
  5. Click the Install Add-on button.
User Group Permissions:

Normally you will want to set "Allow" for the following two user groups:

Unregistered / Unconfirmed

Question and Answers:

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

Q: Is the "View threads by others" set to Revoke honored?
A: No.

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) 2 ratings

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Latest updates

  1. See description

    Similar Threads Plus v2.0 changes: 1) Fixed Exclude Forums function in Options page. 2) Added...
  2. See description

    Similar Threads Plus v1.9 changes: Corrects a problem where occasionally an error would be...
  3. See description

    Similar Threads Plus v1.8 changes: Similar Threads Plus v1.8 requires ElasticSearch 6.x and...

Latest reviews

This addon had a huge impact on getting my site indexed. Love the Simple Results option. Thanks, Andy!
Perfect and Fast, a must have widh Elastic Search.
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