Start conversation

Start conversation 1.8

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Compatible XF 2.x versions
  1. 2.0
  2. 2.1
  3. 2.2
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Start conversation from post.

When the Start conversation link is clicked, it will automatically add the thread title and quote the post in the conversation. This allows the conversation recipient to quickly know which post the conversation is about.

(Example of Start conversation link)


(Example of starting a conversation)


(Example of Options page)


  • All phrases start with startconversation_ for your convenience.
First release
Last update


5.00 star(s) 3 ratings

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Latest updates

  1. See description

    Start conversation v1.8 changes: Added can view permission.
  2. See description

    Start conversation v1.7 changes: Fixed issue with null condition throwing server error.
  3. See description

    Start conversation v1.6 changes: Added Exclude forums to options page.

Latest reviews

Great addition to our forum. Members love to send short private messages related to a post and this add-on makes it easy to do.
Fantastic addon as we've used to see from Andy. This is a feature that all my members love so much and should be in the core.
Excellent addon by talented author. The ability to quote the post and use the post title when starting a conversation is a huge time saver for everyone. Very happy to have this for XF2.
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