Active Forums 5.1 for DNN 7

Rating:        Based on 2 ratings
Reviewed:  2 reviews
Downloads: 546
Released: Dec 3, 2013
Updated: Dec 15, 2013 by jbrunken
Dev status: Stable Help Icon

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Release Notes

  • This package is only for DNN 7.0 and higher.
  • If you are using Full Text Search, it is recommended that you go to the Forums Settings page and toggle the full text option off and then back on again. This will ensure that you have the latest full text procedures installed in your database.

Fixes & Enhancements

  • Fixed GitHub Issue #27 - Subscribe Link Label Text
  • Fixed GitHub Issue #28 - Editor Selection Does Not Work

  • Added Default Collation to Temp Table in Standard Search Proc.
  • Added Object Qualifier to Full Text catalog and index.

  • Fixed blocking in full text search proc that was causing timeouts when searching large forums.
  • Fixed missing localization on search results page.
  • Fixed missing images when viewing topics lists.
  • Removed old/orphan images from emoticons directory.
  • Fixed issue that kept forum settings from saving properly in some cases.

  • Fix for occasional "code contains code blocks" error on search page.

  • Switching to new version scheme.
  • Revamped full text installation process so that it gives better feedback as to whether or not full text search is/can be enabled.
  • Consolidates SQL Updates from 5.0.4 and 5.0.5 (resolves issues for 5.0.4 beta users).
  • Removed debug code that was preventing full text from working on some systems.
  • User Being Logged out when Posting a Reply - Thanks Ben!

  • Updated performance for the FullText search on sites with large amounts of topics/replies.
  • Added/updated copyright statements in all C# code files.
  • Fixed Moderation trust AJAX issue when trying to edit a user's profile to apply trust.
  • Should now be compatible with Azure.

  • Full-text search doesn't work as expected
  • Default theme now includes jQuery UI
  • Redesigned Search UI including:
    • Toolbar Quick Search
    • Enhanced advanced search UI
    • View search results by topic (default) or posts
    • Added search caching for improved performance
  • Added Mini User Editor to Profile Info: {[AF:BUTTON:EDITUSER]}
  • Fixed Moderation Service
  • Added ability to restrict the ability to create topics/replies in a forum or forum group by the number of posts a user has.
  • Made the loading of forum/group setting more resiliant to old data
  • Fixed support for the BANNER token in the Topic View template
  • {Added [REPLYSEPARATOR][/REPLYSEPARATOR] and [REPLYSEPARATOR:?][/REPLYSEPARATOR:?] tokens to the Topic View template}
  • {Added afpostinfo, afreplyinfo and aftopicinfo classes to the [CSS????INFO] tokens in the Topic View template}
  • Reworked Unanswered/Not Read/My Topics/Active Topics to match new Search UI.
  • Reworked stored procedures related to Unanswered/Not Read/My Topics/Active Topics to provide more information and perform better.
  • Active Topics now defaults to "last day" rather than the time stamp of the last visit.
  • Date and Time display formats are now configurable in settings.
  • Users Online functionality can now be enabled/disabled in settings.
  • Site bread crumb usage can now be enabled/disabled in settings.
  • Profile links can now be disabled in settings.
  • Made loading of forum settings more resilient to old data.
  • Fixed bug that may have prevented to control panel from loading in some circumstances.

Reviews for this release

Nice release. Installed without any issues.
by jjk1977 on Dec 14, 2013 at 9:28 AM
I'm in production...
by skiank on Dec 4, 2013 at 3:43 PM