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XF 1.5 Copying a Thread

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Steve Freides, Dec 1, 2015.

  1. Steve Freides

    Steve Freides Active Member

    I have a thread that's strayed to another topic. I would like to copy this thread to another location - that's what I can't figure out how to do - after which I will edit both copies, change subjects, etc., so that they're separate in content as well.

    Is this possible? I know I could ask our developer but I'm wondering if this is an admin/moderator tool I haven't found yet.

    Thanks very much.

  2. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    You can't copy a thread, but you can copy the posts within the thread to a new thread.

    You can do that by selecting the posts you want to copy using the inline moderation checkboxes and selecting "Copy Posts..." from the drop down.
  3. Steve Freides

    Steve Freides Active Member

    Ah, brilliant. I can see how it could be cumbersome for a very long thread but this just did exactly what I needed and it took me five minutes so I'm very happy.

    Thank you very much.

    Chris D likes this.

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