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XF 1.4 How many add ons is too many add ons?

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Okenyon, Nov 12, 2014.

  1. Okenyon

    Okenyon Active Member

    Back when running vB I always shied away from having too many third party plugins on my forums due to some being buggy, outdated etc

    Is it the same case with XF as I see lots of little ones I want to add I just don't know if I should be.

  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    It depends on the add-ons and how well they have been coded.

    I have seen sites with almost 100 add-ons installed, with no noticeable issues.
  3. Okenyon

    Okenyon Active Member

    Yeah i'd say thats a given, but lets say to someone who isn't overly techy and wouldn't be able to tell "how well it's been coded"?

    I mean is 10+ excessive? is 100+?
  4. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    You wouldn't be able to tell unless you are proficient at reading code, or unless any issues were clearly manifested.

    You can get an idea of how good an add-on is by reading the discussion thread.

    There is no definitive answer.

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