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How to display scroll in forum content?

I have used advance forum module in my drupal site. I want to display the scroll bar in my forum content(body field) if content length is more then 500 characters the scroll bar appear and content ...
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Adding attachments to drupal forum

I have migrated phpbb forum to D7 advanced forum. I missed to migrate the phpbb forum attachments to D7. Now i want to upload all the attachments to the forum postings. Can you suggest the best way to ...
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Remove html entities in forum topic

I am using drupal advanced forum, due to migration from phpbb to D7 forum I noticed there are some HTML entities shown in my forum topic. I need to handle this in the tpl file. Can you please let me ...
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Advanced Forum Error When Posting

I have updated today to the latest version of Advanced Forum and when trying to post a new topic got the following error: PDOException: SQLSTATE[23000]: Integrity constraint violation: 1062 Duplicate ...
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Why is a new post not shown in the Latest Topics Block after upgrading Advanced Forum?

I updated the Advanced Forum version today. I posted a new topic and now it doesn't show on a block I have in the side bar where latest created topics always used to show up. What can be happening?
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Advaced forum area going off-page in firefox browser?

I have installed advanced forum and facing the weird issue. When I hover on the configuration button gear the area covered by it shows off-page as in the image(dotted line which automatically shows in ...
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How can I access the variable from other .tpl.php file?

I am working on Advanced forum. And for my need I am editing advanced-forum.naked.post.tpl.php and I want to add the author name at one place. But this template do not have author name, but it has ...
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How to change the format of Last seen: in author pane in advanced forum?

I have installed Advanced forum and Author pane module. Now, I did found the option of date format for Joined:__________, But not able to find the date format for Last Seen:________, The Last seen ...
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How to add Search form/Advanced search form view to advanced forum pages?

I found two things in Advanced forum. 1. Advanced forum provides the views, one of which is advanced forum search as shown in the following image, which provide the specific search on the forum. 2....
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How can I customize the Advanced forum layout as shown in image?

Image in red are current default provided by the advanced drupal forum and image in blue marks what I want. So layout shown for A, B, C, in the blue lined image, that I want. In short I want to ...
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Change date format in Advanced Forum

I have changed date formats in Views and in Drupal core Date settings, but I'm still seeing wrong date format on forum (for example in node where conversation is) at class .forum-posted-on. In ...
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D7 - How to set forum_access moderator privileges through api?

I am having a hard time understanding the API for the forum_access module. I am trying to set the forum moderator programmatically. So far the documentation seems like I have to use the ACL api ...
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Hide new topic link based on the forum topics

My goal is to create a second forum. I created a new content type called forum2 and added taxonomy_forums term reference to it. Drupal automatically creates links for each content type. I would ...
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Create each forum with different custom fields

I am using Advance forums module and I am trying to have each forum with different custom fields. I created a new content type and non-forum taxonomy terms. My question is how to display taxonomy ...
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Forum comments being built above body field on story content type in D7

Migrating a d6 site to d7. Using the advanced forum module. On the d6 site, there is an advanced forum setting entitled 'Treat all site comments like forum posts', which is checked. On the d7 site, ...
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How to get a forum container with contextual filter in a block?

I am using advanced forum module, organic group module and organic forum d7 module. I have created several groups, that all will have the same pages (group-blog, group-documents, group-members, group-...
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Advanced forum Creating new style

I'm not able to create a new style for my forum based on the Advanced Forum module v(ersion = 7.x-2.6). According to Advanced Forum styles I just need to create a new module, and inside module create ...
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Somehow forum's got associated to wrong taxonomy vocabulary. Need help

I am using Advanced Forum 2.6 and I noticed that some of the views were set to pull the wrong vocabulary instead of the forum vocabulary. I set them all to pull the correct vocabulary but when I go to ...
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Are node numbers in Advanced Forum stable or can they change or be reused?

We run Drupal as our CMS and use the Advanced Forum module to provide a forum to users of our software. One issue in our bug tracker related to a discussion thread on said forum, so one of our devs ...
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Wich template name do I need for the advanged forum teaser view mode?

I have two different view_modes for a adv. forum post: in the node (full) and in a view_block with the teaser display suite view mode. With template advanced-forum-post.tpl.php I can change both ...
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Quick editing of taxonomy tags on a node

I am using Drupal 7 Advanced Forum. I have added a taxonomy field so that posts can be tagged with keywords (like in this forum). Currently if an editor responds to a customer post, the process for ...
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Add followers' list at the end of discussion

I want to add following functionalities in Drupal 7. Any forum-user can have followers, So I want to show followers list on forum-user's profile page. (Like this) Those followers should be ...
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Forum navigation

I am about to launch a user forum on a site. I have installed the Advanced Forum module and created a forum (only one so far, but there will be more and forum containers as well). I would need some ...
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How to close comments with just 1 click?

My site editors want a quick way to close comments on a particular node, i.e. they just want to click a button on an item, rather than having to click edit, then select the comment settings tab, then ...
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Drupal Forum Solutions? [closed]

Contemplating a new forum for a D7 site. There are many options floating around out there, and it's not very clear which of the solutions listed below would be the best direction for our use case. And ...
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How do you export forum topics from one drupal installation to another?

I have tried to export a list of forum topics and/or containers from my development environment to production using features, strongarm, migrate, node_export and bulk_export. So far none have worked. ...
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Add “Post as anonymous” checkbox to forum topic creation

is it possible to add a post as anonymous checkbox to the topic creation in drupal forum? I can also provide a user if not a string via which the content should be submitted. Basically I don't want ...
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Remove forum comment title

I'm having problems with removing the title of comments on my forum. I'm using the advanced forum module and the 'comment title' option is disabled. Anyone knows how to remove it? Thanks!
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What is the “correct” way to determine how many forum post/comments happened in a month

I have a drupal advacned forum where I need to track the number of posts. I was using the node number but now believe this is wrong. What is the preferred/correct way to count the posts (both new ...
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Reply for comment redirects to the next page

I am using advance forum module and having commenting functionality for the forums. But the problem is when I use to reply to the comments it redirects me to the next page. Where I want to display a ...
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How do I add tags to Advanced Forum posts

I would like to add the type of tags this stackexchange forum has, so users can tag their posts and the tags appear at bottom of all posts. How do I do that?
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Advanced forum topic list pagination settings is not applied

I tried to change the pagination settings (number of elements displayed) in the view corresponding to the topic list, but in the front end, this setting doesn't seem to be applied. the original value ...
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How can I add pagination to the comments of advanced forum in drupal 7?

I use Drupal 7 but donĀ“t see any pagination on the comment pages, how can i add a pager there please? Thanks. Kind Regards, Kevin
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How to use Exposed Filter criteria form for Advanced forum

I'm trying to modify my Advanced forum topic list Master view to have an exposed filter so that my users can search for topics. However, after even a clean install with simplytest.me gives me the ...
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Advanced Forum - how do I delete a forum?

I'm using Advanced Forum - how can I remove the default forum created (General Discussion)? Thanks
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How to remove 'None' from forum options?

In D7 advance forum, when users want to create a forum thread at node/add/forum, they are presented with a dorp-down menu fo froum whose default is set to . So when users do not choose an existing ...
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How to display number of posts in author pane?

I have installed Advanced Forum and Author Pane modules. Now I want to show user's post count instead of 'Last seen': Last seen: 2 weeks 6 hours ago I could not see any guide in the docs so ...
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How to copy a forum thread?

I want to move a forum thread with all the posts from one server to another. What is the most convenient way to do so?
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Advanced Forum - Forum View

Hello Advanced Forum Module Experts! I have installed the plugin and started styling on it and I also took a look on the views were they have listed a couple of views. I looked them up but I don't ...
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How to modify Author Pane date fields?

I have Author Pane installed along with D7 Advanced forum. I am wondering how to shorten the display format of 'Join' and how to remove 'Last seen:' from the pane? I could not see any guidelines in ...
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How to fix incorrect forum post count when using internalization and locale?

Using (among several other contrib modules) Forum Locale Advanced Forum Internationalization My forum topic nodes are set to be localized and I've set translations for the Forum Vocabulary and ...
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Override html.tpl.php per node type does not work [closed]

I saw that this was asked few times before, and I tried the answers, and I tried modifying the answers, yet nothing. Case: I have Advanced Forum installed, and I am using HTML5 Application Cache (...
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500 Internal Error Drupal 7.26 - Can't access forums

last night my site (Drupal 7.26 core) was working fine and then all of a sudden after creating a new forum topic with some excel graphs included (copy paste from excel) the forums completely shut down....
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Advanced Forum: Hide Form Label [closed]

How can I hide the label of form in advanced forum? My content type:forum topic->comment display->comment:label is already set to be hidden Edit : I realised that it's a form
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Advanced forum: How to modify template of forum list page?

Here's the normal template for Advanced Forum: I'd like to modify the template of advanced forum so that I can Remove the elements in red Rearrange the elements in blue Edit the elements in ...
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How to flag a forum?

I'm using advanced forum and flags module to flag forum content. Flagging topics works well - I just turned it on for "Forum topic" content type. But how can I do the same for forums? Forums are tags,...
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Comment notify options confusing for users

I am using the Comment Notify module so that users can be notified when someone responds to their comments in forums. On a users account page the options are very confusing - there is a tick-box to ...
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Create more than 1 advanced topic types

I have a content type called advanced forum topic, which is created from the Advanced Forum module. I would like to have 3 different kinds of topics(General, Player, Team). Each of this has different ...
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Where to look for a forum thread in database?

In Drupal 6 forum, a user reported that her thread has suddenly disappeared. I am wondering in which database table should I look for the thread, and what might be the cause?
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Advanced forum - Customize comment links alone

I am using advanced forum module. I want to customize the link in comments like reply, edit, delete. I know I can use theme_links function, but it is affecting all places where $content['links'] is ...