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Participants leaving a conversation & removing them from one

Discussion in 'XenForo Suggestions' started by dutchbb, Apr 2, 2016.

  1. dutchbb

    dutchbb Well-Known Member

    When a participant leaves a conversation, his user name still appears to the other participants in the list. Is this a bug or is it as designed? I think the latter but wanted to be sure.

    The suggestion is, I have conversations where I need to remove certain users I included when starting it. For example advertisers that stop advertising should no longer have access to a private conversation they once were a participant of.
    otto, whynot, CarpCharacin and 12 others like this.
  2. Daniel Hood

    Daniel Hood Well-Known Member

    It's as designed.

    They don't have access to the conversation after they are removed but they remain in the participation list because they at one time participated (or could have). The should be some sort of indicator though if the person is no longer an active participant.
    Mouth and dutchbb like this.
  3. dutchbb

    dutchbb Well-Known Member

    Yes perhaps an indicator when they leave, but also as an admin I can't force them to leave.
  4. Daniel Hood

    Daniel Hood Well-Known Member

    Well, that's a good suggestion and definitely not a feature currently. In the meantime, it is a feature of one of my add-ons, Conversation Essentials.
  5. Martok

    Martok Well-Known Member

    The problem with this is when people choose to leave a conversation but don't want to 'announce' that they have left, the indicator would give that away (which they may not necessarily want). An example would be the automatic welcome conversations that you can set in the ACP, you wouldn't want new users that these are sent to to see you have left the conversation. I guess a way around it could be a 'notify I have left' additional option when leaving a conversation.
  6. syllogic

    syllogic New Member

    Would really appreciate the ability to remove the option to remove a participant from a conversation. Thanks!
  7. Mouth

    Mouth Well-Known Member

    Bump! Good suggesstion.
  8. Fatih Özcan

    Fatih Özcan Active Member

    Bump! I think it should be in basic features.

    We really need this. Why we are need an addon for this kind of basic right?

    @Kier @Mike @Daniel Hood
  9. ozzy47

    ozzy47 Well-Known Member

    Bumping and mentioning the developers is unnecessary. You need to like the first post of the thread in order to show your support for the idea.

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