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Best answered

Best answered 1.7

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Compatible XF 2.x versions: 2.0, 2.1, 2.2

Allows selecting the best answered reply in a thread.

This add-on is designed to allow either the thread starter or staff to select the best answered reply. Visitors will be able to quickly find the very best answer in the thread.

(Example of Best answered message in thread view)


(Example of Options page)


(Example of User group permissions)


  • All phrases start with bestanswered_ for your convenience.
  1. Go to Options page and select forums to include.
  2. Go to the User group permissions and set these permissions.

    Administrative -> Add remove all -> Yes
    Moderating -> Add remove all -> Yes
    Registered -> Add remove own -> Yes
    Registered -> View -> Yes
    Unregistered / Unconfirmed -> View -> Yes
Database modifications:

This add-on will add a new column called andy_best_answered to the xf_thread table in your database.
First release
Last update
5.00 star(s) 2 ratings

Latest updates

  1. See description

    Best answered v1.7 changes: Fixed null condition error.
  2. See description

    Best answered v1.6 changes: Now hides best answered post if thread is moved to a forum which is...
  3. See description

    Best answered v1.5 changes: More improvements in Template modifications to ensure compatibility...

Latest reviews

Nice add-on. Link in posts should read "Best answer" instead of "Best answered" in my opinion.
Allows moderators and admin to select the best answer from a thread to display ahead of the first post. Extremely useful on a technical site.