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  1. Great, thanks DawPI. I'll update it when it becomes available.
  2. Thank you guys, I got the paid version as the effort deserves it. Now, off to configure it. 👍
  3. So, anybody has come up with a plugin to warn outdated browsers by any chance? I know it's a big problem with Internet Explorer, but if you have the Safari version for Yosemite (which I have on one computer I don't want to upgrade, so I still have access to Final Cut Pro 7), it also will present problems to a lesser degree (Reactions showing a big grey dot instead). And I imagine that like that, many different older browsers will present problems. I've upgraded my forum to 4.5 a day ago, and it would be nice to have a good way to ask members to update or switch their browsers.
  4. Thanks for that. Yes, it's odd, but you gave me an idea, and that's selecting at least one subforum. In that case, it works correctly. The problem is when I don't have Forums selected at all as an app to be used with this plugin. I will test it a bit further tomorrow, but for the time being I'll use that workaround. I can select a forum where I never upload photos, so that leaves the rest of the forum without the watermark, which is what I want.
  5. Hi @DawPi, I've installed the latest version of this plugin, and even when I don't have "Forums" selected, it ads the watermark to the forum posts anyway. I tried deselecting all forums too (apart from not having the Forums option enabled) but still the same, it ads the watermark anyway. I've only been using this plugin for Pages and Classifieds without problem until now. Cheers.
  6. Over 2500 by now to be exact. :) Well, it's review forum (reviews of certain services), set up well before IPS released their own reviews, so it works with a third party app. So, once a service provider receives an x number of reviews gets their own folder (subforum) with contact details, etc. If they advertise on our site, those reviews are accessible to everyone, even guests. For the rest of reviews, they can be accessed by paying a cheap subscription (or posting x number of reviews over a period of time). On one hand I admit that the idea is crazy from a logistical point of view and I know it puzzles IPS tech support every time they need to deal with an issue. On the other hand it has contributed to the commercial success of the site, and its survival as well. So, one day I may restructure and simplify the whole thing, but it's easier said than done. From the admin practical side of things, IPB 3's interface was much more helpful to deal with that amount of subforums. From a performance pov though, IPS 4 has been much better, light years better. In reality my site is not too different to this one when it comes to speed these days. The only problem was introduced by 4.4, as any forum created or edited after that upgrade can't be found using the Ajax search in the ACP. They can be found any other ways though. As I'm not creating/editing forums everyday, it's just a small annoyance. Not sure if IPS hardcoded a limit from 4.4 onwards, but as I said I get around the problem. But you don't need to have 1000s of subforums, imagine you have 80 or so, then including rather than excluding becomes a pain too. While for whoever has just from 6 to 8 subforums for example, including or excluding becomes practically the same. So, that's why I think that excluding is much better than including as a default. That third party app I screenshot above (which is not for streams but for something else) has the capability of switching between including or excluding, so it gives you the best of both worlds. But if only one is possible for IPS, I repeat that excluding would be much more helpful in general terms.
  7. I found this suggestions area. I'm not sure if existed before but I've just noticed it. I simply quote myself from a previous thread, as I've been requesting these things since the beginning of IPS 4. To the above, I add the request of tickable boxes (or any way to select multiple topics) to move them at once following a search. At present you can't move topics delivered by a search. You need to open the topic and move it. Last, it would be very handy to have Pages (and other apps) widgets that show items in a random order (I understand this is possible but at present it takes a big toll on performance, or so I've been told). Let's say you have a directory, and nobody would want to pay for being at the bottom of the list all the time if his/her name starts with "Z". The first three things I suggest above were present in IPB 3 but despite some talks on the forums, they've never been reintegrated. Cheers.
  8. Has anyone got this app working on 4.5? I'm ready to upgrade from 4.4 but this app remains my only doubt as I have read comments from people experiencing problems. It works fine for me on 4.4 but I'd need it to keep working on 4.5. I only have it installed on my live site, not on my dev one so I can't test it before upgrading. So, does anyone know? @OctoDev?
  9. Maybe not exactly on topic, but today I noticed that I have become a "newbie" (And not just me, even some IPS staff too) :) Not that I care, but I find it a bit odd. I've been a member since 2010 and have near 700 posts. I'm certainly not here everyday, and only post when I need to ask something or when I bump across a question I can answer. But "newbie" doesn't seem to capture the situation very accurately.
  10. Okay, thanks. It would be good if there was one. Maybe if @Fosters has stopped developing this app, there's still room to release a plugin to add functionality to IPS own function.
  11. Thanks, good to know. Do you know the default limit? It doesn't seem to have a way of controlling this (or I haven't found it yet).
  12. PPlanet

    Topics Library

    Any plans in the future for adding subcategories? With them it may help to reduce the number of forums and subforums that some of us have. Just thinking aloud though. 😊
  13. On a bit of an unrelated note, using 4.4 and PHP 7.3 gives me a Error code: 1S160/2 when I click on the groups permissions. Reverting PHP to 7.2 works fine. (Before I confuse anyone, I'm talking of the padlocks in the Member Groups area only).
  14. By the way, just for the benefit of anyone using this plugin and also reading this topic. Do not uninstall, because you will lose the descriptions. I guess it's just waiting until the author is able to help. Cheers.
  15. Not sure if you are asking me as well. I'm still using an older version (1.0.1) of the plugin that still works with 4.4 at least (I don't know about 4.5). It was pretty simple back then and doesn't include some features like Clubs compatibility, but since I don't use Clubs, it's not a problem for me. This is the way it worked before the selection option was moved to each individual forum. You just edited it from the plugins page and could tick all forums. I understand Alexxis' problem because I have heaps of forums and it would be impractical to select one by one. Now, it looks like his version is throwing an error on top of that.
  16. That's the reason why I'm still running version 1.0.1 on 4.4. I have some faint optimism that maybe even works on 4.5 (for when I upgrade), but maybe not and in that case me too will need to think of a MySQL query. It's a pity this aspect changed after version 1.0.1 of the plugin.
  17. I'm interested in some Cloud Storage just for backups. I looked at Wasabi and I think there was no way of making it delete the files automatically after a given number of days (Imagine I only want the keep the 7 latest backups for example). I know this is possible with Amazon, but I don't want to deal with Amazon. Does Backblaze allows this?
  18. Thank you for the reply @Morrigan.
  19. Apologies for bumping my own topic, but does anyone know the above? Thanks.
  20. No sure if this will solve your problem, but there are two other places you haven't mentioned that you may need to change. In System > Advanced Configuration You probably need to change the Template disk cache path (under the Server Environment tab) And you also probably need to change the full path of the Directory (under the Data Storage tab) In both cases this may be needed if the directory where your IPS installation was the old domain name and now is the new domain name instead. So, maybe it's just changing part of the path (simply replace name of old directory or domain with name of new directory or domain). Chances are the rest of the path remains the same if you haven't migrated to a different server.
  21. Happy New Year everyone. I've been wondering this for a long time, and I have searched here but I haven't found any conclusive answers. I've been pondering about using Pages to commission someone to make a directory, and for that I would like to pull fields from the members' profiles. I understand that's possible. Now, I believe it would impractical to do so, if I wasn't able to create pages with widgets whose default is a random sorting of the entries every time you load the page. So, the simple question is: Can you have Pages with widgets that sort entries randomly as a default? (Even custom widgets, I'm not asking for anything out of the box necessarily).
  22. Yes, I wasn't able to a get a single positive result from that test at the Coinbase page. But my app works nonetheless. Do you have a page where you have your subscriptions for members to buy? If you do, why don't you try to buy one and see how far you get? You don't need to complete the transaction, you can cancel if you wish. But if after selecting this method of payment when you buy a subscription, you'll see that from your site, you are redirected to the Coinbase Commerce one, to a page like this: If you get this far, maybe all is fine. However, if when you buy a subscription, you don't find this payment method or it does not redirect you to a page like this, then something is wrong.
  23. @Steven Tolle I think you have not mentioned @OctoDev correctly (so he maybe won't know you are asking him a question, though I guess he follows this topic regardless of whether he's mentioned or not). I have the app and it's working correctly for me. However, I'm running IPS 4.4 and the respective version for this app. So, some things may vary for me. From what I read in this same thread, you cannot access the callback url directly with your browser. For example, if I try to visit mine, all I get is: "Not a valid callback" (yet the app is working fine for me). Now, since I don't have IPS 4.5 yet, I don't know if that "Custom" message that appears in the applications listing is normal or not. It doesn't look normal to me just at a guess, but maybe someone here running IPS 4.5 can confirm. Have you tried uninstalling this app (coinbase commerce gateway) and install it again?
  24. @OctoDev, I'm happy to report that everything is working as intended. I received the first crypto payment overnight, and it approved itself. It's just the test on the Coinbase Commerce site that cannot be performed for some reason. Which is fine if all the rest works. Cheers.
  25. Hi @OctoDev, I've bought this and now I'm trying to get a positive result with the test on Coinbase, but it keeps failing. I'm using IPS 4.4, Australian Dollars as the currency, and using Cloudflare too. I haven't had a complete transaction, as nobody has chosen cryptocurrency to pay with yet (I've installed this only yesterday). However, I've gone as far as the prompt for paying, and so far, so good. If I choose a Bitcoin for example, it tells me the wallet address to copy and/or offers to scan the code. So, that's fine. My problem is getting an OK with the Coinbase Test. Here are my settings on Coinbase: On Cloudflare I have made a rule like this: And I also did it like this just to test: It makes no difference. I have also whitelisted Coinbase's IPs range. (Hopefully the correct one, as I've only found this on Google) But no matter what, I still get: Any idea of what it could be wrong? I will also have to wait until someone pays to see what happens. Maybe if it gets as far as this screen, it means that it's working, and it just cannot perform the test on Coinbase (Just wanting to be optimistic here) 😉 So, how does Coinbase know who the payment belongs to after the person sends BTC? Is it something which is part of the Bitcoin address? Any help or ideas will be appreciated. Thanks.
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