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    How to delete users and all content they've submitted?

    Hi everyone, While I wasn't paying attention, a forum I put up but hadn't launched yet was somehow inundated with spam users and spam threads. I see the option to delete users in the Admin CP, but I don't see anywhere I can select to delete everything they've posted (threads, private messages...
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    Custom Development Guide?

    Hi everyone, I know that there are random tutorials available in the Development Help forums, but I don't know which are out of date, contain best practices, etc. I'd like to develop in a way that ensures things I make don't break when XenForo is updated. Is there any kind of authoritative...
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    XF 1.5 How to remove category "bar" if all forums are in root?

    Hello, I realized all of the forum nodes I added were in the main category, so it made sense to move them to root and eliminate the main category (since it served no purpose). However, the peach bar that previously contained the category name still appears, though now it's empty (see attached)...
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    XF 1.5 How to add custom human verification question to registration?

    Hello, I've Googled and searched the forum but cannot find information about how to add a custom question to the registration process in order to thwart spammers, e.g. "What was the name of the narrator's alter ego in Fight Club"? Can anyone tell me how this can be achieved? Thanks!
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    Custom profile fields and a way to search them?

    Hello, I'm interested in creating a directory of sorts where members can create elaborate profiles by providing or selecting values for various fields. I also want there to be a large community aspect of this site, which is why I'd like to see if I can achieve this with XenForo profiles (so...
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    Highlight "Home" tab for page node used as Index Page Route

    Hello, I'm trying to achieve a custom home page using a page node set as the Index Page Route under ACP -> Options -> Basic Board Information. This works, but when I visit my site's homepage, the "Forums" tab is selected / highlighted instead of the "Home" tab. Also, "Forums" appears in the...
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    Using a page node as / (index)

    Hello, I'd like to have a custom home page by using a page node as / (index). Can anyone tell me how to do it? I found this thread, https://xenforo.com/community/threads/library-set-your-own-route-controller-as-homepage.10156/, but it's from 2011, and I would be surprised if the mechanism for...
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    Securing hosting solution for XenForo before purchase

    Hello, I'm going to take the plunge and purchase a XenForo license shortly, and I'd like to get what I need for hosting squared away. I ran several vBulletin 3.X forum a few years ago. I'd started with a $9.99 a month shared host, but if I recall correctly I began getting MySQL connection or...