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XF 1.0 In-Page Navigation

Discussion in 'Have You Seen...?' started by Kier, Jul 29, 2010.

  1. Kier

    Kier XenForo Developer Staff Member

    When reading a quoted a message, one often wants to go and read the original message in order to get the context of the posts around it.

    XenForo enhances this functionality by detecting whether or not the quoted message is on the same page as the one you are viewing, and animating a move from the quote to the original message, so you get an idea of how many messages are inbetween the two and other visual cues.

    You can see it in action here:

    Click the little up arrow on that post, after 'Kier Said' to see the effect.
    Eagle, Saeed, dutchbb and 5 others like this.
  2. zappaDPJ

    zappaDPJ Well-Known Member

    Wow! I really should go to work but I'm worried I might miss something :D

    That's a very nice touch.
  3. tecknical

    tecknical Member

    There's so many little things it will take forever to make videos for all of them haha.
    Marcus likes this.
  4. majdi

    majdi Well-Known Member

    what about quotes from different pages?
  5. Cezz

    Cezz Well-Known Member

    I think it just links to the other page if you click the arrow.
  6. Jonathan

    Jonathan Active Member

    If only IB were so innovative.
    Markos and CyberMama like this.
  7. Hemanth

    Hemanth Member

    I was going to ask that but then I figured it should be like this.
  8. JulianD

    JulianD Well-Known Member

    Very nice small details are included in XenForo and I'm sure forum users are going to love them!
  9. p4guru

    p4guru Well-Known Member

    Nice feature :)
  10. Floris

    Floris Guest

    If Only they would have trusted in Kier's vision for vBulletin 4 ..
    CurveGotti, ManagerJosh and Anthony like this.
  11. Brandon_R

    Brandon_R Guest

    They already burned that bridge. Lets continue from here :)
    Mikey likes this.
  12. Dean

    Dean Well-Known Member

    I'm not quite understanding? I can see it scrolling to the quoted post, but the how do I get back to the original I was viewing?
    AlexandrosD likes this.
  13. AlexandrosD

    AlexandrosD Active Member

    That would be even more awesome!
  14. Cezz

    Cezz Well-Known Member

    The scroll bar on the browser?
    Liam W likes this.
  15. MsJacquiiC

    MsJacquiiC Well-Known Member

    Yeah - it's a shame isn't it ==> IB's loss.
  16. Dean

    Dean Well-Known Member

    Well, yes, that would be the way. Posts can get massively long though, with many inline pictures, and sometimes extremely large sigs, in addition some posts with much text. It could take some time to get back. In vb, a simple Alt-left arrow will get back.

  17. Floris

    Floris Guest

  18. Sami

    Sami Well-Known Member

    I believe the question was about getting back to the post you where you clicked a quote if it's not the last post for example.
  19. Markos

    Markos Well-Known Member

    Yes The "Kier's VB$" was wonderful, it have ruined all. But don't worry, XF is coming ;-)
  20. Lawrence

    Lawrence Well-Known Member

    Jumps to other thread test.

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