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[Solved] The "user_display_name" shortcode not resolving correctly in 2.0

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VereK
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Posted by: @ddryo_loos

The problem is with the notification email to the administrator. (I haven't checked with the actual subscribed users yet.)

Just tested with a ordinary user, it displays as it should. So it's likely only admin notification emails.

[topic_body] is empty and nothing is displayed.

You can use [post_body] but it will display the full contents of the post in the email notification.

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dimalifragis
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@verek The notifications are wrong. I get wrong (and funny) notifications from this forum also and i'm not an admin by any means.

https://wpforo.com/community/how-to-and-troubleshooting-2/user_display_name-not-resolving-correctly-in-2-0/paged/2/#post-68428

Also those issues are NOT site specific as we have been told. They may have to do with settings but this is a BUG of wpForo2.

VereK
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@dimalifragis 

Subbed to see what it looks like on my end.

Robert
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There is no any issue with the emails sent by this forum. The user had inserted email shortcode  in the title, and it was replaced correctly. Now, I removed the shortcode from the topic title, and it should work fine.

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dimalifragis
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Posted by: @robert

There is no any issue with the emails sent by this forum. The user had inserted email shortcode  in the title, and it was replaced correctly. Now, I removed the shortcode from the topic title, and it should work fine.

Ok, i was under the impression that users can't use anywhere shortcodes. Only admins could.

Plop6901
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hello to all,

I have exactly the same problem. I am admin of my forum and when I receive notifications this for example

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Chris
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@plop6901,

The issue would be fixed in the new update. The Devs are working on it.

Plop6901
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@chris Thanks a lot ! i will waiting for this so 😉

Robert
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@plop6901, @verek, @ddryo_loos, @saschoenthal,

Please update to 2.0.5 version and test different email notifications.

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VereK
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@robert 

Resolves to my email address like it used to.

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