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Printing Moderators list set for Forum Access

I have used advanced forum and forum access module. Now I can set moderator to the individual forums. But I am unable to find out the list of moderators I have set. Can anyone help me finding out the ...
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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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Advanced Forum set Custom Field on Link

I have AF installed and would like to place one link on specific nodes that should create one new Discussion from, it works if i set it like this: http://URL.com/node/add/forum/ After this Drupal ...
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How can I add pagination to the comments of advanced forum in drupal 7?

I use Drupal 7 but don´t see any pagination on the comment pages, how can i add a pager there please? Thanks. Kind Regards, Kevin
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Include status image within forum

I'm using the Goals module in a D7 site with Advanced Forum installed, and I'd like to include the image representing the goals which a user has been awarded together with the user's avatar in form ...
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Advanced Forum: View to show all Discussions related Container

I would like to create a view to filter all discussions for a specific container. I just don´t know what filter to set. Can somebody help me please. Thanks!
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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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Posting Comments for Advanced Forums errors out

I have Advanced Forums installed. It works except users can't reply or comment. I get the following error: "You don't have permission to access /comment/reply/137 on this server." Authenticated users ...
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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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one of the forums is not displayed

I have this strange problem. I have Advanced forum upgraded from D6 and was working properly. Recently however users try to enter the forum (say mydrupal.com/forums/general/cars) can not enter one of ...
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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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How to display a sum of flag votes for comments (posts) in forum listing?

Essentially, I'm trying to replicate the stack exchange layout in a Drupal forum. I'm allowing users to vote via a flag on the replies/comments on forum topics, and I have the top replies listed at ...
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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 ...
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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 and always 0 post new

I have a strange anomaly on a site that I am finishing in the forum section. I tell you now that I have installed advanced forum. The anomaly is simple: the list of threads in a categories list show ...
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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 set advanced forum author pane to display limited badge number

I'm working with a Drupal 7.26 core site and am trying to edit the exact number of badges the author pane displays in the forums without changing the badge display settings 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 ...
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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 ...
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How to limit maximum height of image in signatures?

I am wondering if there is a way to automatically set the maximum allowed height of images in forum signature (D6 version)? This will greatly help to have a tidy forum.
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How can I associate an advanced forum with an organic group?

I am trying to set up a site which has forums and organic groups. I want to set it up so the specific forum for a group appears only on that groups page. By keeping tight control on group creation I ...
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How to change the alias for the core forum landing page for drupal 6?

Core forums sets the landings page to /forum. I need this changed to /some-other-name.the forum posts can be changed using pathauto, but I need to change the alias for the top-level forum landing ...
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Access control in group based forums

On my websites I have forums that mirror the structure of og-based groups. I am using advanced forums, OG Forum D7 and a decent amount of custom code. My problem is to restrict access/visibility to ...
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how to limit memory allocation from what is returned in a drupal forum

I have a Drupal forum site that has large data in it. For example one forum category has 14,000 threads and has 100,000 comments. Even in my local testing site, it's very laggy. Then when I uploaded ...
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Forum Post urls with Pathauto

I'm using Drupal (v7.21) with Pathauto and Advanced Forum and would like the paths to be formatted like: domain.com/forum domain.com/forum/the_topic_name domain.com/forum/the_topic_name/the_post_name ...
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How to theme forum posts? (Custom author_pane template won´t work)

I´m trying to get my author_pane template from the profiles to be different than my author_pane template in my forums. I´m using Silver Bells forum theme. After reading the instructions, I´ve managed ...
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Migrating a forum created with Advanced Forum 1.x branch from Drupal 6 to a Drupal 7 site running Advanced Forum 2.x branch?

What's the best way to do it? What module(s) should I use to export the data from the Drupal 6 site and import the data into Drupal 7 and what do I need to think about regarding the different ...
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Advanced forum email notification to both users and administrator

I used advanced forum in one of my site, working all good except 1 thing i couldn't able to find how to notify my users and also admin through emails about forum posts updates
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Forum posts and replies

I have a requirement where I need to show latest discussions (using advanced forum module) using views. The tricky thing here is that both replies and topics need to be treated equally and the one ...
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Change date format in forum

Is there a way to change the date format in main forum table? I changed the date format in views for topic list, but the date format wasn't changed on main forum page
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Profile image goes over the text on advance forum in drupal 7

I'm fairly new to Drupal and I'm testing out Advanced Forum module on my site. The problem I'm facing is that when photo which is uploaded is bigger than user info layout, then it goes over the ...
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Discussion forum for each group

I need to set up a forum kind of discussion board for each group that is created. Can anyone help me with this.
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Stop Advanced Forum cutting off the username?

Im using the Advanced Forum module. Many of my users have long usernames which are being cut off (in the author information when they post a comment). Is it possible to lengten the limit before the ...
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How to disable delete once the thread has been started in advanced forum module in drupal 7?

If there are no comments on the current topic then user can delete the post. If there are one or more comments on the forum-topic then user will not be able to edit or delete forum-topic. Which ...
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How to copy forum structure Advanced Forum?

I wish to use the Forum or Advanced forum module to create forums. But to save time I need to duplicate forum structure to create new ones. I've done Google search but did not find any useful ...
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Archiving forums on time basis in drupal 7

I am using advance forum on drupal 7. I want to add following functionality to it: Archiving: I could define forum posts older than 6 months or so should be automatically be archived and visible ...
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How to change the alias for the core forum landing page?

Core forums sets the landings page to /forum. I need this changed to /another-page/forum. I know I can change the forum posts using pathauto, but I need to change the alias for the top-level forum ...
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Drupal 7 Forum - Allow Users to 'hide' their online status

I am desperately trying to find a way for my users to 'hide' their online status from other users. Currently all users online are displayed in the drupal 'who's online' box. Ideally I would look for ...