Topics and Posts

This documentation applies to ZetaBoards only.

Topic settings cover posting limits and controls and the display of posts and topics. The following are all of the options and their descriptions on the Topics and Posts page found under Board Customization > Preferences:

  • Topics per forum page: is the number of topics that will be shown on each forum page. The minimum is 5 and the maximum is 100.
  • Posts per topic page: is the number of posts that will be shown on each topic page. The minimum is 5 and the maximum is 100.
  • Mark a topic as popular when it contains: is the minimum number of posts a topic must contain before it is marked as popular. The minimum is 1 and the maximum is 250.
  • Change “ALL CAPS” topic titles toggles whether or not “ALL CAPS” topic titles will be changed.

“I AM THE WINNER” is changed to “I Am The Winner”

  • Remove excessive punctuation from topic titles toggles whether or not topic titles with excessive punctuation will be changed.

“Help!!!???!!!!” is changed to “Help!”

  • Prefix Moved Topic's titles with: is the prefix added to topics that have been moved.
  • Prefix Pinned Topic's titles with: is the prefix added to topics that have been pinned.
  • Prefix Poll's titles with: is the prefix added to topics that contain polls.
  • Display topics by post age in ___ order toggles whether topics will be displayed in ascending or descending order.
  • Guests can view posted images toggles whether or not guests are allowed to view images in posts.
  • Topic layout style toggles whether the poster's information will be display on the left or on the right.
  • Display a Twitter share button for topics is on by default. A Tweet button appears above the username of the topic starter in the first post of a topic. Toggle NO to remove.

Posting Preferences

  • Limit quoting to one level toggles whether or not quotes will be limited to one level. This prevents long chains of quotes within posts.
  • Wrap text if longer than x characters toggles whether or not text will be wrapped if it is longer than x characters. This prevents your board from being stretched out by long strings of text.
  • Maximum smilies per post: is the maximum number of smilies allowed in each post. The maximum value is 100.
  • Maximum images per post: is the maximum number of images allowed in each post. The maximum value is 50.

Poll Preferences

  • Allow members to view the poll results and then still vote toggles whether or not users will be allowed to view the results of a pull before voting.
  • Allow [URL] and [IMG] tags in poll choices toggles whether or not users will be allowed to use links ([URL]) and images ([IMG]) in poll choices.
  • Allow poll creator to vote in the poll toggles whether or not the poll creator will be able to vote in her or her own poll.
  • Allow poll only topics toggles whether or not users will be able to create poll only topics.

No replies are allowed in a poll only topic



acp/board/prefs/topics.txt · Last modified: 2015/01/09 16:02 (external edit)