Welcome thread

Welcome thread 1.4

No permission to buy ($25.00)
Compatible XF 2.x versions
2.0
Premium upgrade:

This XF2 add-on along with the entire collection can be purchased for $25.00 USD. Your Premium upgrade will allow you to download as many XF2 add-ons as you like for one year. Please see the entire collection located in the Resources area at this URL:

https://www.xf2addons.com/

Note: all my XF1 add-ons are still 100% free and are supported by donations.

Description:

Creates a welcome thread for your new members.

(Example of Welcome thread)

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(Example of Options page)

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Features:
  • 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.
Installation:
  1. Download Andy-WelcomeThread-1.4.zip and unzip it.
  2. Copy the src/addons/Andy/WelcomeThread directory to your server.
  3. From the Admin Control Panel Install the add-on.
Cron entry:

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

Database table:

A new table called xf_andy_welcome_thread is created in your database.
Author
AndyB
First release
Last update
Rating
5.00 star(s) 1 ratings

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  1. See description

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    Welcome thread v1.3 changes: If the 'Starter username' has not been entered into the options...
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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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