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XF 1.5 Deleted account still shows users name in the forums..

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by sross, Apr 6, 2016.

  1. sross

    sross Active Member


    I guess I did not fully understand what delete account means. Yes it removed their account but the name persists in the forums. They are not happy about this as it's in search engines. Is there a way to remove this name or posts all together after the fact? Thanks
  2. Slavik

    Slavik XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    You would need to change the name before any deleting.

    However it would require a direct MySQL query to alter the username of posts and threads afterwards.

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