XF 1.5 Disable likes on Recent Activity


Is there a way to disable "Likes" on recent activity page? A lot of my users are complaining about it but I can't find it anywhere in the admincp options to disable it or give users the option to disable it.

Any help will be greatly appreciated, thanks.


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Staff member
There is no configurable option for that.

You can though edit the news_feed template like so:
Rich (BB code):
<xen:require css="events.css" />
<xen:require css="news_feed.css" />
<xen:require js="js/xenforo/news_feed.js" />

<xen:if is="{$newsFeed}">
    <ol class="eventList">
        <xen:foreach loop="$newsFeed" value="$item">
            <xen:if is="{$item.action} != 'like'"> 
                <xen:include template="news_feed_item">
                    <xen:set var="$itemTemplate">{xen:raw $item.template}</xen:set>
                    <xen:set var="$itemDate">{$item.event_date}</xen:set>
<xen:else />
    {xen:raw $noContentHtml}

Note the added code in orange.