[Closed] wpForo 1.6.3 is released!
Today we release wpForo 1.6.3 version. This is mostly bag-fix version, but it also includes lots of new important features. This version brings safety to post writing process. You get similar features like in WordPress posts revisions and auto-drafting system. More info in changelog.
Important update notes
- To load your customized colors please refresh (press Ctrl+F5) forum front-end page twice.
- If you have a Cache Plugin, please delete all caches after wpForo update.
- If you use CDN and found some issue please purge it.
- Forum template files are modified. If you have an old customized copies of forum template files in your WP theme /wpforo/ folder please update those.
Post Preview and Draft Saving features
Now you can preview post when you're writing in editor. Also you can save drafts as revisions and restore those. It also does auto-drafting with 30 seconds interval, you can change auto-drafting interval and maximum number in Dashboard > Forums > Settings > Topics & Posts Tab.
wpForo Emoticons Addon
wpForo Emoticons Addon brings an ocean of emotions to your website comments. It comes with an awesome and unique Sticker and Emoticons packages. Those are provided by many colors and up to 80 different emotions. You can create custom emoticons packs, upload new emotions images and manage all those one by one.
You get an unique emoticons packs with six different colors to fit your forum theme primary color. This pack includes 80 emoticons per color. By default only one color is active and we enabled most used 45 emoticons. You can navigate to Dashboard > Forums > Settings > Addons Tab > Emoticons Sub-tab, find the active color group and enable other inactive emoticons.
Product page: https://gvectors.com/product/wpforo-emoticons/
- Added: Post preview button
- Added: Save post draft
- Added: Auto drafting of post editor content
- Added: Revisions system based post draft
- Added: Multiple revisions with options to restore and delete
- Added: Option to enable / disable post preview and drafting
- Added: Option to set max number of revisions
- Added: Option to set auto-drafting interval
- Added: Current user profile shortcode `[wpforo item="profile"]`
- Added: Changed last poster avatar link to last reply in Threaed Layout
- Added: German translation update, many thanks to Birgit Barth
- Added: Hook `wpforo_replace_buddypress_avatar` to replace BuddyPress avatar
- New Addon: wpForo Emoticons
- Fixed Bug: Wrong last post and date info on Simplified Layout forums
- Fixed Bug: Fix Spoiler Bug when spoiler title contains apostrophes
- Fixed Bug: Topic and post icons on profile activity page
- Fixed Bug: Post dates don't reflect WP Date Format if the option is enabled.
- Fixed Bug: Allow brackets in topic title but still remove shortcodes
- Fixed Bug: No result when select "Not Replied Topics" in dropdown
- Fixed Bug:404 error when forum search field is empty
- Fixed Bug: 404 error when regular page slug part matches with forum base path
- Fixed Bug: Forum Members linking to wrong user profile
- Fixed Bug: Forum tab in profile page in new versions of Ultimate Member plugin
- Fixed Bug: Report email is only being sent to first forum admin email address
- Fixed Bug:Some TinyMCE plugins are not loaded in forum editor
- Fixed Bug: PHP Warning message on saving forum members setting
- Fixed Bug: Strip shortcodes in forum search result
- Fixed Bug: Other small bugs.