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MultiMod - Multiple moderation tasks with just one click

Discussion in 'Resource and Add-on Requests' started by CyclingTribe, Jul 6, 2012.

  1. CyclingTribe

    CyclingTribe Well-Known Member

    This is more of a suggestion for add-on creators - in case anyone is looking for a project or something to experiment with.

    I had an add-on for IPB where I could create a number of multi-moderation tasks that could then be applied with one click. You gave the action a name and then (similar to writing a script) built up a number of specific actions to be run in succession, e.g.;
    • Post into the thread ... <text>
    • Close the thread
    • Insert the follow wording at the [start/end] of thread title ... <text>
    • Move thread to forum ... <nominate>
    • Leave [no/perm/expiring] redirect
    I mainly used it for our classified forums to mark threads closed and move them to the 'sold' archive, but we also had one or two actions for moving things to the Know How technical help forum or into specific Rides forums or the Charity Rides section.

    Came in very handy and sped-up moderating tasks that required multiple "touches".

    Just thought I'd throw it into the mix in case anyone thinks it might be a useful XF add-on?

    Shaun :D
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  2. sonnb

    sonnb Well-Known Member

  3. ashkir

    ashkir Active Member

    We are also looking for this feature which was actually a crucial part of IPB that we enjoyed. The feature we want most of this is:
    • Post into thread.
    • Move thread to form
  4. Shelley

    Shelley Well-Known Member

    Wasn't multi-moderation tasks part of ipb default? It was one of the few features in IPB I absolutely adored. Being able to (at a click of a BUTTON) TO post a pre-made response/action. A very useful request and something I think would be great to have for xenforo.
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  5. ashkir

    ashkir Active Member

    I fully back this. We really want it. This is the only feature that seriously made us not consider going to XenForo. We're very disappointed that phpbb, smf, ipb, and vbulletin has this, but XenForo doesn't. :/ We will be willing to help pitch in for someone to develop this addon as it is a crucial part of our website.
  6. ragtek

    ragtek Guest

    Unbelievable that i never noticed this in ipb:(
    It's really a great feature, so i had to change my priorities and code it for xenforo:D

    Addon is finished and was sent to ashkir for testing.
    The workflow was changed a little bit, because it's UNBELIEVIBLE that IPB doesn't have any confirm dialog after calling the multimoderation action...
    i just had to place
    in an post and the available multimods were run successfull:)

    yea the bad guy would need to have luck, but it will work:D

    Will be released sometime next week here at xf.com
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  7. ashkir

    ashkir Active Member

    We're very pleased with this so far! So very smooth! Testing it even more. :D

    We're pleased to see that this was completed. :D
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  8. CyclingTribe

    CyclingTribe Well-Known Member

    Excellent. Thanks ragtek. :D
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  9. ashkir

    ashkir Active Member

    Oh my god guys. This is freaken AWESOME. He even added the feature I requested that IPB didn't have. IT WORKS WONDERFULLY! <3333333333.
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  10. CyclingTribe

    CyclingTribe Well-Known Member

    ragtek obviously has far too much free time on his hands ... :ROFLMAO:
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  11. ragtek

    ragtek Guest

    i wish this would be true:(
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  12. ragtek

    ragtek Guest

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  13. ragtek

    ragtek Guest

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