XFtoWP Changelog

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XFtoWP 1.1.3

Released: April 14, 2021

  • Hard filters out common excerpt strings ..., [...] from automatically showing in WordPress excerpts. To ensure you have consistent excerpts, edit the “default thread” settings in XFtoWP > Thread comments > Create thread
  • Removes unusable {content} variable from create thread controls

XFtoWP 1.2 Beta 1

Released: February 27, 2021

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  • NEW: Sync users from XenForo to WordPress in a very easy way
  • NEW: Capture user actions to create automated workflows like group promotion, send conversations, and more.
  • NEW: The redesigned Connected data page show you which threads and users are syncing across sites.
  • Access the “Edit strings” and “Connected data” settings pages from the XenForo admin menu
    Xenforo admin links
  • Fixes a bug where the Thread comments meta box stopped working when moved out of the right hand sidebar in the WordPress Blocks Editor
  • A massive rewrite of the XFtoWP Requests API was done for better code organization and far easier access to request methods

XFtoWP 1.1.2

Released: February 8, 2021

  1. Hides “create thread” button until post is published to prevent early thread creation
  2. Fixes warning message if new thread message content is invalid
  3. Adds clearfix to forum call to action to prevent rare layout shifts

XFtoWP 1.1.1

Released: January 24, 2021

  1. Ensures all existing thread IDs show in post meta fields after upgrade to version 1.1.

XFtoWP 1.1

Released: January 23, 2021

  1. NEW: New “schedule” button allows you to create threads when post is published manually or scheduled for later.
  2. NEW: Set canonical URL on forum (see setup guide)
  3. Call to action now consistently shows at end of comments thread
  4. Smarter comment load and refresh process
  5. Improved user settings and post meta save protocol
  6. Ensures all special characters and HTML entities are rendered in thread content
  7. Fixes “remove quote” setting, now applies when selected
  8. Adds max height to blockquote style for long quote replies
  9. Adds protection from possible outside AJAX interference
  10. Adds correct font icon name to Forum Listing widget
  11. URL trailing slash and API short URL consistency
  12. Cleans up a potential browser log error notice and server notices
  13. New template functions: get_xf_url(), get_xf_site_title()
  14. Hides XFWP post meta key in post editor

XFtoWP 1.0.5

Released: December 15, 2020

  • Ensures forum reply totals are also added to comment counts in custom loops

XFtoWP 1.0.4

Released: December 11, 2020

  • Adds {featured_image} variable to the message box in the Create thread function. Use with bbCode to embed the WordPress Featured Image to your new thread like so: [URL]{featured_image}[/URL]

XFtoWP 1.0.3

Released: December 8, 2020

  • Moves user roles option to Comments settings tab in case thread:write permission is disabled.

XFtoWP 1.0.2

Released: December 2, 2020

  • New: Give create/connect thread ability to Editor and Author user roles
  • Filter to add your own custom user roles

XFtoWP 1.0.1

Released: November 30, 2020

  • If user is deleted, replace info in comments with Guest placeholder text.