[WMTech] User Blocking System

[WMTech] User Blocking System 1.0.3

No permission to buy ($39.00)
Compatible XF 1.x versions
  1. 1.2
  2. 1.3
  3. 1.4
  4. 1.5
Commercial, Paid License
Visible branding
Yes, but removable with payment
Description / Features:
This add-on allows users at your forum to totally block other users. It provides an valuable extension to the default XenForo user ignore feature.

A user blocking another user is totally hidden towards the blocked user and the blocked user is also totally hidden from the blocking user. This includes all content they may have created at your forum.

The user blocking the other user can release the block at any time after which all content of the 2 users will reappear and can be seen again by both of them.

There is a permission to allow the admin to give the "Blocking" permission to certain user groups or even single users only.

There are options to allow the admin to favor the general use of "User Blocking" over the default use of "User Ignoring" at his board, to change the links and title of the user ignore management page in account settings and to disable the possibility of unhiding hidden content for all or just those users who are allowed to use the blocking feature.

The add-on supports the default XenForo product and the following third party add-ons out of the box: XenForo Media Gallery (XFMG), XenForo Resource Manager (XFRM) Showcase by XenAddons and XenZine Articles.

Code Quality Guarantee:
We guarantee that our add-ons are coded very carefully and thoughtfully by professional PHP, JS & MySQL programmers. The code is robust and written with performance and reliability in mind. It has been tested extensively before being released and can be used even at large forum installations.
We also guarantee that our add-on does NOT use and does NOT include any callbacks. It does not ever transfer any of your data to a foreign server!

Current Compatibility & Requirements:
This add-on is compatible with Xenforo 1.2.x (tested with XenForo 1.2.5) and XenForo 1.3.x (tested with XenForo 1.3.2), XenForo 1.4.x (tested with 1.4.10) and XenForo 1.5.x (tested with XenForo 1.5.2). Sorry, this add-on cannot be installed at Xenforo 1.1.x or smaller.

Demonstration Information:
Like to try this product out? No problem!
Demo can be found >>here<<.

Installation / Update:
Detailed Installation / Update Intructions can be found at our support site (direct link). We recommend reading it.

Purchase Process:
If you want to purchase and download this add-on, please click at the "Buy Now" button above. Additional information about the licensing and purchasing process can be found here:
Purchase And Download Process - Information | WebMachine Technologies - Quality Add-Ons and Plugins for XenForo

Available Options in Xenforo ACP:
  • Enhance XenForo Experience for User Blocking (Prefer Blocking Over Ignoring)?
    Option to favor blockig over the default ignoring in your board.
  • Alter Navigation Link Text?
    Option to change the links and title of the ignored user management page
  • Disable Unhiding of Hidden Content For Blocked or Ignored Users?
    Option to disable the unhiding of hidden content in your forum.
Permission Control Options For All Users & User Groups:
  1. [WMTech] Can block other users
    If set to "Yes" the user or the user group is allowed to block other users totally. It is found under "General Permissions".
Instructions & Manual:
We care about our add-ons!
This is why you can find a manual and detailed instructions at our support site:
[wmtech] User Blocking System - Manual, Instructions & Installation / Upgrade Guide | WebMachine Technologies - Quality Add-Ons and Plugins for XenForo

Language & Translation Options:
Our add-ons are fully phrased and can be translated into any language. A german translation is already included in the package, if you download this add-on. If you translate our add-on into a foreign language, we kindly ask you to release this translation to the public at XenForo.com or at our site wmtech.net. To make it easier for potential translators, you can find the original english language xml file of this add-on for download >>HERE<<. Please note, that all content of the language file is copyright protected and owned by us. Do not use it in your own projects without asking us before!

Branding/Copyright Notice Removal:
This add-on features a small copyright notice in the footer of your web site. If you would like to remove the copyright, please purchase a Branding Removal License from us for a small fee.
Additional information about the branding and a screenshot of the branding can be found here:
Copyright Notice, Branding And Removal - Information | WebMachine Technologies - Quality Add-Ons and Plugins for XenForo

See attached screenshots and the screenshots at the product presentation page at our site for a visual impression with this add-on.

This is a WMTech XenForo addon. There has been a lot of care and work done to code it with focus at you, our valued customer. Paying for it respects our work done and enables us to code even more quality software for you. Please respect and protect our intelectual property and DO NOT forward it to any third parties (not even your external developers). We have included digital "fingerprints" into the files of each single package, so we may be able to track a reported abuse of our license back to the licensee. Please help us to fight against piracy and contact us, if you get any knowledge about pirated software or the illegal use or provision of this software.
This add-on (like all of our add-ons) features a license check url which we use to check your site for using a valid license. Licenses for our add-ons are valid only if this check feature works like intended. See our description of the license check process in the License Check Information document at our web site.
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Latest reviews

I must say, Fatih Ozcan, this add-on does EXACTLY that... It blocks everything, posts, images, icons - the whole lot. everything gets blocked.

This is one of the best add-ons I have bought and it does exactly what it says on the tin.

I highly recommend this if you want to allow users' to block other users. A must!
Honestly, there is no difference from XenForo Original Ignore System. E.g; If I block any user, I still can see his/her MemberCard and I can see them in whos online list, in messages, etc. It’s not good. Another e.g. in message area, if block any user, there is still displays avatars. Only disable message text and that’s very bad. I block a user, you never view them in everywhere. It should be like this.
There is a setting in options which needs to be enabled to totally block users from each other. If this option is not set (it is diabled by default) the add-on acts like an extension of the default 'ignore' system and won't block users but only hide their content like the default XenForo ignore system does.

I also want to mention, that we didn't got a single complaint or support ticket about this add-on from any of our customers, even not from Fatih Özcan. Please contact us, we'll certainly help you to get this add-on working at your site as you expect.

This add-on generally works as expected and advertised above. It is used successfully at all of our own forums and many customer forums as well. We would be happy if you think again about your review and correct it to not provide false informations. Thank you.
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