Threadmins and Group Moderators

Allow users to moderate & administrate specific threads without full access.

Threadmins and Group Moderators is a self moderation system that allows threads to be moderated by the user that created them, also allows users to be assigned as moderators to a single thread also allows usergroups to be assigned as moderators to forums and also allows users to be assigned as moderators to a single Social Group discussion.

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Threadmins and Group Moderators is a self moderation system that allows threads to be moderated by the user that created them. Users can be given permissions to edit, delete, sticky, open/close or be immune to such actions. Also it allows users to be assigned as moderators to a single thread or to a single Social Group discussion and allows usergroups to be assigned as moderators to forums.
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  • Front-End
    • Users can moderate own threads (User Threads)
      • AJAX editing
    • Users can be assigned to moderate specific thread (Threadmins)
      • AJAX editing
    • Usergroups can be assigned as 'moderators' to a forum (Group Moderators)
  • AdminCP
    • User Threads
      • Per usergroup and per forum permissions
        • Edit
        • Delete (Soft Delete Only)
        • Sticky
        • Open/Close
        • Immunity from users with Edit or Delete permissions (User Threads)
      • Per user permissions
        • Can't Edit
        • Can't Delete
        • Can't Sticky
        • Can't Open/Close
        • Immunity from users with Edit or Delete permissions
    • Threadmins
      • Per user and per thread permissions
        • Edit Posts
        • Open/Close
        • Edit Threads
        • Manage Threads
        • Moderate Posts
        • Moderate Attachments
        • Edit Polls
    • Group Moderators
      • Full Moderator Permissions
    • Maintenance Tools
      • Group Moderators
        • Clean Up Moderator Permissions
        • Check Users in Usergroup Moderator Permissions
        • Remove All Group Moderators

Pro Only
  • Front-End
    • Phrased editing reason suffix
    • List of Usergroups with Group Moderator Permissions
    • Threadmin Management
    • Group Admins
      • Users can be assigned moderator permissions on Social Group Discussions
  • AdminCP
    • User Threads
      • Per usergroup default permissions
        • Edit
        • Delete (Soft Delete Only)
        • Sticky
        • Open/Close
        • Immunity from users with Edit or Delete permissions
    • Threadmins
      • Per user and per thread permissions
        • Delete Posts (Soft Delete)
        • Remove Posts (Hard Delete)
    • Group Moderators
      • Scheduled Task/Cron Job to automatically manage Users Usergroup Promotions and assign proper moderator permissions
    • Group Admins
      • Per Social Group discussion permissions
        • Edit Group Posts
        • Delete Group Posts (Soft Delete)
        • Manage Group Posts
        • Remove Group Posts (Hard Delete)
        • Edit Discussions
        • Manage Discussions
        • Edit Group Pictures
        • Delete Group Pictures
        • Manage Group Pictures
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  • 1 Link to Product Description page of this modification
  • 1 Link to Hivelocity Hosting (Lite Version only)
  • v2.0.10 - 1st January 1970, 02:00
    Fixed: Inline moderation permissions error
  • v2.0.9pl2 - 23rd September 2014, 00:00
    Fixed: Error in error logs when the Scheduled Tasks run
  • v2.0.9pl1 - 18th February 2014, 00:00
    Fixed: Threadmins no permission error when using Administrative Tools in a thread.
  • v2.0.9 - 4th February 2014, 00:00
    Fixed: MySQL error when searching for a username that doesn't exist on the Threadadmins pages
    Fixed: Bad link to JavaScript file in the Admin Control Panel
    Fixed: Issue preventing Threadmins permissions working on some forums
  • v2.0.8 - 14th June 2013, 23:30
    Fixed: Super Moderators unable to moderate users belonging to usergroups with Immunity.
    Fixed: Group Moderator permissions not updating when adding or updating a moderator's usergroups.
    Added: Added Explanations of all moderator permissions.

    Changed the following files:
    /dbtech/userthreads/includes/class_core.php
    /dbtech/userthreads/hooks/can_moderate_forum.php
    /dbtech/userthreads/actions/admin/threadadmins.php
    /dbtech/userthreads_pro/actions/admin/groupadmins.php

    Added the following files:
    /dbtech/userthreads/hooks/admin_moderator_save.php
  • v2.0.7 - 1st April 2013, 22:45
    Feature: Option to Enable/Disable the Member Action Dropdown Menu (Postbit) (Pro only)
    Feature: Option to Enable/Disable the Administrative Menu (Show Thread) (Pro only)
    Changed: Updated to include new Branding Free changes.
    Fixed: Improved the explanation of the Is Manager role with the Usergroup Manager.
    Fixed: Missing information required within the Group Moderators Check Users in Usergroups option on the maintenance page.
    Changed the following files:
    /dbtech/userthreads/includes/class_core.php
    /dbtech/userthreads/includes/global_start.php
    /dbtech/userthreads_pro/includes/memberaction_dropdown.php
    Changed the following phrases:

    Patch Level 1 Fixes:
    Fixed: Fixed a number of minor issues with the maintenance pages.
    Fixed: Looping Check Users in Usergroups some users were experiencing.
  • v2.0.6 - 22nd February 2013, 22:22
    Feature: Multiple Pages for Threadmins and Group Admins in the ACP when required.
    Feature: Details of search displayed including which user permissions are being added to for Threadmins and Group Admins in the ACP.
    Feature: Add Threadmins from the Administrative menu on the showthread page.
    Feature: Added Usergroup permissions for access to managing Threadmins from the front end.
    Changed the following files:
    /dbtech/userthreads/includes/class_core.php
    /dbtech/userthreads/actions/admin/threadadmins.php
    /dbtech/userthreads/actions/threadadmin.php
    /dbtech/userthreads_pro/admin/groupadmins.php
    /includes/xml/bitfield_dbtech_userthreads.xml
    /userthreads.php
    Added the following files:
    /dbtech/userthreads_pro/hooks/showthread_complete.php
    /dbtech/userthreads_pro/hooks/threadmanage_action_switch.php
    Added the following phrases:
    dbtech_userthreads_add_threadmin
    dbtech_userthreads_selecting_user
    dbtech_userthreads_ismanager
  • v2.0.5 - 20th January 2013, 09:30
    Fixed: Issue with some moderators being unabled to edit certain threads.
    Fixed: Issue with some users being unabled to edit threads when they've been assigned Threadmins permissions.
    Fixed: Commented out Threadmins menus where not usable.

    Changed the following files:
    /dbtech/forumtabs/includes/class_core.php
    /dbtech/forumtabs/hooks/editpost_start.php
  • v2.0.4 - 1st December 2012, 00:00
    Fixed: Added missing phrase dbtech_userthreads_groupmoderators_check_users_in_ usergroup.
    Fixed: Issue where Group Admin couldn't view and restore a soft-deleted message.
    Fixed: Issue where Group Admin couldn't use the inline moderation.
    Feature: Added Affiliates Setting in the vB Options.
    Feature: Added Add Threadadmin to the Member Drop Down Menu on Forumdisplay
    Moved locations of a number of files.
    Removed the file /dbtech/userthreads_pro/hooks/forumdisplay_complete.php.
  • v2.0.3-beta - 23rd November 2012, 23:20
    Fixed: Missing Phrases added.
    Fixed: Corrected description text for Remove All Moderators in the Maintenance section.
    Feature: Group Admins for Social Groups.
    Removed the file /dbtech/userthreads/hooks/admin_joinrequest_process_complete.php
    Removed the file /dbtech/userthreads/hooks/cache_permissions.php
    Removed the file /dbtech/userthreads/hooks/moderation_start.php
  • v2.0.2-beta - 16th November 2012, 23:31
    Feature: Usergroups checked each hour to see if they should have their permissions adjusted. This is timed one minute after the Promotions check is done and so picks up any new or adjusted moderator permissions for promoted users.
    Feature: Group Moderators List added to the bottom of the forumdisplay page (using JavaScript).
    Fixed: Added missing phrase when deleting all Group Moderators.
    Fixed: Added missing phrase for usergroup manage attachments phrase.
    Fixed: An issue when adding Group Moderators under certain circumstances you would receive a database error.
    Fixed: An uncached template on the forumhome.
  • v2.0.1-beta - 19th October 2012, 22:04
    Feature: Can add Group Moderators.
    Feature: Can delete all Group Moderators and reset the system via the Maintenance menu option.
    Feature: Can recalculate all Group Moderators permissions via the Maintenance menu option.
    Feature: Can delete orphaned or redundant Group Moderator permissions via the Maintenance menu option.
  • v2.0.0-beta - 5th October 2012, 23:50
    Feature: Set permissions to Manage Attachments or not.
    Feature: Thread Admin (Threadmin) permissions to allow users to moderate a single thread.
    Fixed: Fixed an issue where user immunity was ignored in some checks.
    Fixed: Typo in the dbtech_userthreads_select_forums phrase.
  • v1.0.3 - 1st January 1970, 02:00
    Fixed: Missing phrases
    Fixed: Typo in userthreads.php file
    Fixed: Table Column structure in user table
    Fixed: Typo in useradmin_edit_column2.php file
  • v1.0.2 - 1st January 1970, 02:00
    Fixed: Extra space not removed from in front of dbtech_userthreads_editpostreason phrase when editing a post
    Feature: Default Usergroup Permissions
  • v1.0.1-beta - 1st January 1970, 02:00
    • Fixed: Checks permissions before displaying 'Edit Post' on Postbit display in the showthread page
    • Fixed: Checking for permissions based on thread ownership
    • Fixed: Edit Reason only shows when applicable, and not for regular moderastor edits or edits by the post owner
    • Fixed: Post Edit History can now be accessed with the appropriate editing permissions.
    • Feature: Added can Close or Open a thread permissions

At a glance

Supports: vBulletin 4.x.x

Version: v2.0.10
Release date: 1st December 2014

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