Change author

Change author 3.2

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

Allows changing the author of a post.

(Example of Change author link)

27


(Example of Change author overlay)

28


(Example of User group permissions)

130


Features:
  • All phrases start with changeauthor_ for your convenience.
User group permissions:

In order to see the Change author link below the post, you will need to set the User group permissions for the Administrative group to Yes.

How to use:
  1. Click the Change author link under any post.
  2. Select a username.
  3. Save post.
Questions and Answers:

Q: Does this also work for Resource Manager and or Media Gallery?
A: No.
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Author
Andy
Downloads
560
Views
4,400
First release
Last update
Rating
5.00 star(s) 14 ratings

Latest updates

  1. See description

    Change author v3.2 changes: Fixed issue with last post information shown in forum view.
  2. See description

    Change author v3.1 changes: Now updates thread watch.
  3. See description

    Change author v3.0 changes: Fixed issue with properly updating news feed data.

Latest reviews

An indispensable tool for moderators.
works exactly as advertised
What an excellent add-on! Does exactly as advertised and has helped me fixed a specific challenge on my forum.
Add-on works like a charm. Just like the rest of XF2 Addons, they are all well put together and add-ons that most forum operators find helpful for their sites.
Change author solves a problem for me. Very easy to use.
Excellent, just got me out of a fix
A great add-on!
Great addon, works as expected. Thank you.
Fantastic. I lost some threads after having to restore from a backup. I did not rebuild all the lost data, but this was great for the posts that I did recreate!
This is the tool i was looking to to fix an old site of mine that i got back to life from 2004, Great job Andy im looking forward to using more of your addons !!

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