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XF 1.4 How to hide private forum posts from forum statistics

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Will mangles, Jan 27, 2015.

  1. Will mangles

    Will mangles Member

    Hi Guys,

    I have a few private forums and their post counts are showing in the total forum statistics.

    How do i stop this. People with limited access are realizing there are other sub forums they can not see.

  2. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

    That's just how that count works; it doesn't reflect permissions. Short of custom development to change this, the only other option would be to not display it (forum_list template).
  3. Will mangles

    Will mangles Member

    Appreciate the speedy answer.

    I would not base the forum stats on user permissions but whether it was a private node or not.
    I.e have a tickbox that says " count these messages towards total forum statistics "

    Anyway, Thanks again. I will need to find a work around.

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