Search results

  1. DaveL

    XF 2.1 Emoji SSH conversion - One table fault?

    Carried out the emoji conversion and only got one error: The following tables failed to convert: * xf_search_index: xf_search_index: MySQL query error [1366]: Incorrect string value: '\ x88\xF\x00\x00B...' for column `db_xenforo`.`xf_search_index`.`message` at row 83859 Is this...
  2. DaveL

    XF 2.1 Conversation Notification Emails not received

    Hi, I've had quite a few members contact me about this, and also seen it for myself now. For some reason, with everything ticked, members are not getting email notifications when they get a PM. I've checked my emails are working via tools, and also by creating a new user and seeing the welcome...
  3. DaveL

    XF 2.1 Google Crawler Login

    Restricted URL is Login URL is Password is correct, but changed for screenshot. When I run the "Test Login" it shows: However if I click on "Log in" - It logs the user in! Any tips at all?
  4. DaveL

    XF 2.1 User group promotions - Active user

    I had this set up on 1.5, however it seems to have been reverted so need to set it back up. I want to promote them to "Active User" when the user is logged in and posted at least 10 messages in 30 days. I'm struggling with the 30 days part, as the only option I can see is "User has not visited...
  5. DaveL

    XF 2.1 Help moving link further down forum post... (Screenshot to make sense!)

    Hi, I'm using this addon which hides a signature and displays a link. When clicked on the signature shows up in a pop up box. The developer had a few issues trying to place this link at the bottom, so instead it shows up right under the last line typed. Ideally I would like it just above the...
  6. DaveL

    XF 2.1 Adding code into post macros

    Morning everyone, I'm looking at adding this bit of code into the post_macros template <xf:macro name="stat_pair" arg-user="!"> <xf:if is="property('bdMedal_showStatPair')"> <dl class="pairs pairs--rows pairs--rows--centered fauxBlockLink"> <dt>{{...
  7. DaveL

    XF 2.1 What to change for 2.1 - .thread_view .titleBar

    Currently using this on my 1.5 board. What would I need to change .thread_view .titleBar to work on 2.1? /* THREAD VIEW TITLE BAR ENHANCEMENTS */ .thread_view .titleBar { border: 1px solid #5b0b0b; border-radius: 5px; background: repeat-x scroll bottom #891010 !important...
  8. DaveL

    XF 2.1 User group banner spacing

    Hi, in responsive view the second row of banners are too close to the top row. Any idea of how to add a space?
  9. DaveL

    XF 2.1 Limit size of responsive ad

    I saw it on here yesterday and thought I'd saved it, however no can't find it no matter how hard I look! Using Google responsive ads. On mobile it shows as a large box ad. There was some code posted which only shows banner ads. Hopefully someone has it! Thanks
  10. DaveL

    XF 2.1 How do I customise the thread title in a thread?

    Currently testing out my site using XF2, however looking for a way to replicate what I have on XF1. I can't seem to find the style guide I used then to achive the result. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
  11. DaveL

    XF 2.1 User promotions

    Just a quick question. Using the built in user upgrades. If a members donates, they get promoted to another usergroup for the duration of that upgrade. Should it be: Primary usergroup: Registered Secondary usergroup: The one they have been promoted to Or does the primary usergroup become the...
  12. DaveL

    Database backup SSH file location?

    I need to make a backup of my forum database via SSH as too large for phpmyadmin. I've found the below command: mysqldump -uUSERNAME -p DATABASE > backup.sql Can anyone advise how I choose the location of where the database will be downloaded to?
  13. DaveL

    XF 2.1 Various usergroups with custom settings

    Hi, I'm just wondering whether there is an easier way of doing this then what i'm doing on XF1. Members can donate and automatically get moved to a usergroup where they get a yellow name and a yellow donater banner. Members win awards and as such get a star next to their username and a banner...
  14. DaveL

    XF 1.5 An unexpected error occurred. Please try again later.

    Hi everyone, Moved my site over to a new server and i'm getting this error message when I go via my domain I've click on view source however it doesn't say anything else. However if I navigate to my site via the IP address my site shows up, but...
  15. DaveL

    Help needed setting up FTP on webmin

    Evening everyone, Really hoping someone may be able to help. I've purchased a VPS which is Centos7, with Webmin and LAMP. Though a lot of research i've upgraded MariaDB and PHP to the latest versions. However now i'm really struggling with the basics. How do I set up an FTP on there? I've...
  16. DaveL

    Installing Mariadb on webmin

    Hi, Just about to purchase a VPS with the following configuration. Centos 7 Webmin + LAMP How easy is it to install MariaDB? Is it installed through webmin or direct through Centos 7? Thanks in advance
  17. DaveL

    Time to move from shared to VPS - Which option is best?

    Hi everyone, Seems my forum has outgrown shared hosting, as it's often slow to load and having regular "Resource limit reached" down pages. This is my current forum. I'm currently paying £80 a year for shared hosting. I found found a few VPS options with OVH, but not sure which would be best. I...
  18. DaveL

    XF 1.5 Any ideas on this error message?

    Members reporting this issue over the last few days, however my disc space and bandwidth are ok with the host. Any ideas please?
  19. DaveL

    XF 1.5 Server Error Log:- Prepared statement needs to be re-prepared - library/Zend/Db/Statement/Mysqli.php:214

    My server log seems to be getting bombarded with the same error: Any ideas on what might be causing this?
  20. DaveL

    XF 1.5 Amount of conversation participants

    I had the amount of conversation participants set to 10. I've now changed this to 1. Is this retrospective, so any conversations with more then 1 participant will stop working?