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  1. Dan Allen

    What's Up With Support?

    I posted a technical question, and am getting no response whatsoever. I need to know why. The question is posted at this link:
  2. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Select List of Private Forums from XF Database

    Is there a way to select a list from the database that shows all the forums that have been checked private in their node permissions? The picture below shows what I mean. I have looked at the xf_node table in mysql, but am unable to identify a field reflecting the state of this checkbox.
  3. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Numbering items in a list with chunkies in the middle

    Is there an easy way to maintain continuity of the numbering in a scenario like this?
  4. Dan Allen

    Dropping xenforo Cookies

    For integration with other software on our domain, it sometimes is necessary to drop the cookies put onto browsers by XenForo. Unfortunately, I have not found a way to make this happen. I have been trying to remove the cookies with php using code like this: setcookie ("xf_user", "", time() -...
  5. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Drop Cookies using PHP

    Removed by author, moving to another forum.
  6. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 One Forum Visible to Public, All Others Require Registration

    I think I know the answer to this, but I am not certain. The requirement is that one of our forums needs to be visible to unregistered visitors. Unregistered visitors need read only access to this one forum. None of the rest of our forums can be visible to unregistered visitors. Do we have...
  7. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Styling Problem

    Looks like part of chome agrees with me, the text in the lower left of this image should be white, but Chrome's other half made it red. Any tips on making that red text readable? Thank you for taking a look.
  8. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Changing the size of the text edit box when css is disabled

    How can the size of the text area for entering replies to posts be manipulated for the scenario where css is turned off?
  9. Dan Allen

    Help Understanding Routing, Dispatch and Login

    I am am not making sense out of what routing and dispatch are doing. For example logging sets off a activity going back and forth from the FrontController to Session and back. I need to through authentication from an external app, so when people login to it, we only need to send the email...
  10. Dan Allen

    Everything Disappears from My Web Page When

    This is not a problem or malfunction, but a question about system behavior and potential impact on integration. When connecting to XenForo from an external app, there are certain steps that blow away whatever a browser has started to collect as a response from a url that connects to XenForo...
  11. Dan Allen

    Longview Computer Programmers My partner has done a lot of work to make the site for our embryonic business presentable. Any suggestions would be very much appreciated. Most of the site is private, but membership is free, so you can join just to look if you like.
  12. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Adding Custom BB Code

    I don't see where the ID needs to be entered when adding a new Custom BB Code.
  13. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 How can I find out when Xenforo Cron runs?

    This is probably really stupid on my part. I looked in crontab -e and don't see any entries that are associated with XenForo. How can I see what the cron tasks are and when they run?
  14. Dan Allen

    Change User Group Using PHP

    CONTEXT Our site has subsystems besides Xenforo. When people signup for our site, they signup using our proprietary security system that controls access to all the subsystems, including Xenforo. That system adds people to XenForo, using an outdated addon called XenForoSDK. It does not add people...
  15. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Problem Using Home Button to Go To Top After Posting

    I have learned through user feedback that around 20% of our users consider this a deficiency and view a workaround as 2nd class solution. Steps to Reproduce the problem: 1. Type a post and hit Post Reply 2. Hit the home key (Windows) or function -> left arrow (Mac) 3. At this point either...
  16. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Importer: No Selections Available for Importer

    I ran the importer a few months ago. I don't know what I did wrong, but now I cannot start a new import. I tried archiving and emptying the import. I do not see any apparent result from either one, and nothing comes up in the selection box. The import from a few months ago was from a test...
  17. Dan Allen

    Ugly Data Move (adding to user groups)

    Will this work? I don't really want to do this, but I am going to have to do it if it will work. I have 922 accounts I need to add to a new user group. Then after that, we are putting access to this group on sale to anyone who wants to cough up the dough ($77). We have money collection...
  18. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Where Is The Trophy List?

    We have about 53 trophies. I want to make a report that includes the names of the trophies. My research indicated that xf_trophy would be a good place to access trophy names and descriptions in mySQL, but when I looked at that data, I find the right number of records, but no trophy names or...
  19. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Controlling Who Can View Edit History

    Scenario: In a private forum, I edited a post, then moved it to another private forum. I cannot let people in that other private forum see the edit history Problem: I cannot find any permissions tied to viewing edit history at the group or node levels. Mostly likely I am just blind, not...
  20. Dan Allen

    XF 1.5 Moved Domain, Now Attachments Do Not Display

    We moved our forum from to In other words, we moved from a server in New York City to a server in Austin, Texas. Everything is great, except new attachments, added since the move. Attachments from before the move are perfect...