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Forum password

Forum password 1.4

No permission to download

Password protect forums and threads.

(Example of Forum password page)


(Example of Options page)


  • Allows single or multiple forums to be password protected.
  • Password only has to be entered once.
  • Password saved in a cookie.
  • All phrases start with forumpassword_ for your convenience.
  1. Download Andy-ForumPassword-1.4.zip and unzip it.
  2. Copy the src/addons/Andy/ForumPassword directory to your server.
  3. From the Admin Control Panel Install the add-on.
Database changes:

A table called xf_forum_password is created in the database.

Questions and Answers:

Q: Member complains they have to enter password for every session.
A: Ask member not to clear cookies.
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First release
Last update
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Latest updates

  1. See description

    Forum password v1.4 changes: Now using finder for performing database queries.
  2. See description

    Forum password v1.3 changes: Updated setup to use schema manager.
  3. See description

    Forum password v1.2 changes: Now uses a table to store users password. Fixed issue with thread...

Latest reviews

thank you for this great add-on , just question ; the add-on is just for forum not for threads :)