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Hide signature

Hide signature 1.2

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Hides signature in selected posts.

This add-on is designed for situations where a member wishes to hide their own signature in a post. This is desirable when a member wishes to reply in a thread where his signature has advertising that competes with the thread author. This add-on allows hiding ones own signature at the post level. Additionally staff can hide signature in any post.

(Example of Hide signature link)


(Example of User group permissions)


  • All phrases start with hidesignature_ for your convenience.
  1. Download Andy-HideSignature-1.2.zip and unzip it.
  2. Copy the src/addons/Andy/HideSignature directory to your server.
  3. From the Admin Control Panel Install the add-on.
User group permissions:

Typically the following User group permissions are set to Yes:

Registered = View
This allows registered members to hide their own signature in any post they author.

Moderating = Admin
Allows staff to hide a signature in any post.

Administrative = Admin
Allows staff to hide a signature in any post.

Database changes:

This add-on adds a field called andy_hide_signature to the xf_post table.
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Latest updates

  1. See description

    Hide signature v1.2 changes: The link "Hide signature" will now change to "Show signature"...
  2. See description

    Hide signature v1.1 changes: Now using finder for performing database queries.