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XF 1.5 Automatically Apply Promotions for Inactive Users?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by triforceguy1, Sep 3, 2016.

  1. triforceguy1

    triforceguy1 Member


    I was just wondering if it is at all possible to move users to a user group automatically if they have been inactive for a certain amount of time (say a year)?

    Thanks in advance
  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    There is no built in criterion for that - it would require an add-on.
  3. triforceguy1

    triforceguy1 Member

    Ah, okay
    Thank you :)
  4. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

    Worth noting that the promotion system only works on recently active users, so just adding a criteria for this wouldn't help. It'd likely need to be done as something specific to this usage.
    Kevin likes this.
  5. The Sandman

    The Sandman Well-Known Member

    Instead of a promotion, you can do it manually using the batch update users feature and searching for the specific criteria you want. If you did it every 3 to 6 months or so you'd be fairly well on top of it.
  6. Mouth

    Mouth Well-Known Member

    What time period is recent?
  7. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

    The cron only runs for a few hours after a user has visited. It will also run when a user revisits (when they create a new session).
    Mouth likes this.

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