Welcome thread

Welcome thread 2.2

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Compatible XF 2.x versions
  1. 2.0
  2. 2.1
  3. 2.2
  4. 2.3
Premium upgrade:

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Creates a welcome thread for your new members.

(Example of Welcome thread)


(Example of Options page)


  • Creates welcome thread for the new member.
  • Creates an alert for the new member about the new thread.
  • All phrases start with welcomethread_ for your convenience.
Cron entry:

The Cron entry is set to run every ten minutes. So after the new registration is approved, the Welcome thread will be created within ten minutes.

Database table:

A new table called xf_andy_welcome_thread is created in your database.

Questions and Answers:

Q: Will this work in new registration is done with social media?
A: Yes.
First release
Last update


5.00 star(s) 1 ratings

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Latest updates

  1. See description

    Welcome thread v2.2 changes: Updated PHP code so that 'setIsAutomated' code is correctly placed.
  2. See description

    Welcome thread v2.1 changes: The welcome thread recipient is now alerted about the new welcome...
  3. See description

    Welcome thread v2.0 changes: Added code to prevent banned members from getting a welcome thread.

Latest reviews

This is very handy and it alerts the user as well etc.

I would like to see it tag the users so members can click their profile etc
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