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XF 1.1 Username Change

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Lone Wolf, Dec 28, 2013.

  1. Lone Wolf

    Lone Wolf Well-Known Member

    Hi, a few of my regular users have recently changed their usernames. Is there any way to update all the likes and quotes to reflect the new username? Is there a way to do this for the whole database or even a way to do it for each person individually.

    Also is there a way to do it for when users have been tagged with the old [bd] tag me add-on?
  2. Amaury

    Amaury Well-Known Member

    As far as I know, there is not, but this is fixed in XenForo 1.2.
  3. Lone Wolf

    Lone Wolf Well-Known Member

    Not even with a database query?

    So in 1.2, the quotes and likes get updated when the username changes?
  4. Amaury

    Amaury Well-Known Member

    Quotes, no, because they are hard-coded, but likes do get updated.
  5. sgr

    sgr Active Member

    Do quotes/ tags to their old username get updated now in 1.4/1.5? Is there an addon that does that (parse posts and quotes to update to new username)?
  6. Martok

    Martok Well-Known Member

    No. You could use the Find and Replace add-on in the Resources section to change all occurrences of the old username to the new one.
    sgr likes this.

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