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Auto Delete 1.7

Auto delete threads in selected forums.

  1. AndyB

    AndyB Well-Known Member

    AndyB submitted a new resource:

    Auto Delete - Auto delete threads in selected forums.

    Read more about this resource...
  2. Mike Edge

    Mike Edge Formerly Da Bookie Mon

    What about instead of created, threads that received no replies in time frame
  3. Falkor

    Falkor Member

    Is this a manual process or does it run on a cron job
  4. topcat

    topcat Well-Known Member

    so its not actually auto delete ?

    I was presuming this would automatically delete threads in x forum after x days automatically eg via chron

    still helpful but not what I thought when reading the title

    would be great if thread could be deleted via chron
    Last edited: Apr 9, 2014
  5. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Why would someone install this, rather than using the Batch Update Threads feature?

  6. topcat

    topcat Well-Known Member

    also, I wouldn't want the stickies to be deleted from the forum
  7. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Which Batch Update Threads can do. Amongst a lot of other criteria.
  8. AndyB

    AndyB Well-Known Member

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  9. AndyB

    AndyB Well-Known Member

  10. Skylined

    Skylined Active Member

    This was the first thing I asked, even before having xF installed. :)
    Delete post older than...

    @Chris D in Batch Update Threads you have to specify the date, with this add-on you specify how many days, and runs automatically.

    @AndyB thanks for this add-on! :)
  11. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    That's how it works now.

    When I asked the question, the add on didn't do anything that batch update threads couldn't do.
  12. Degrinch

    Degrinch Active Member

    Just what I was looking for :) Ty :)
  13. AndyB

    AndyB Well-Known Member

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  14. rwm1962

    rwm1962 Active Member

    Excellent - we have this currently for our classifieds & auction watch sections in the non-XF platform we're leaving. I hate having posts re expired ebay auctions cluttering up the place hence the auction section & the need for automated clean-up. :)
    AndyB likes this.
  15. Strong

    Strong Member

    What would need to happen to make the autodelete work with just a certain usergroup. Say, guests..
    Any easy hack to this add-on for that you think?
  16. AndyB

    AndyB Well-Known Member

  17. NeoCHI

    NeoCHI Active Member

    Can we add a option to make it so that it counts from the last post, not from creation date?
  18. rwm1962

    rwm1962 Active Member

    Because it's automatic?

    Our auction watch section. Auction info expires after 90 days - so do our posts.
    Classifieds - unless user deletes they delete automatically after 60 days
  19. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Why quote a post I made from 5 months ago without any understanding of what my comment relates to?

    The post you quoted was 100% accurate when I posted it.

    At the time I wrote that post, this add on did nothing that the Batch Update Threads feature couldn't do.
  20. Arun Kumar

    Arun Kumar Member


    Gread add on & Support as always.

    Last edited: Oct 20, 2014

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