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Package ID
LHVWB:ShowLocalUrlTitles
First Created
July 12, 2008, 09:01:44 AM
Last Updated
June 21, 2011, 06:59:35 AM

Show Local Url Titles v2.0.1

Replaces your normal Internal/Local URLs for Posts, Threads and Boards, with their Titles.
Compatible With 1.1.5, 2.0 Beta 3.1 Public, 2.0 RC4, 2.0
Latest version v2.0.1
Downloads 33,243
Reviews 0
Rating 0/5
Subscribers 29
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Show Local URL Titles 2.0.1 by Nathaniel
Overview:

This mod turns the boring Local/Internal URLs for Posts, Threads, Boards and User profile's into their actual titles so that your forums look better and more professional. Its very similar to a functionality from vB which does a similar thing. The mod has settings for parsing the titles on Posting and Page view, as well as a maintenance function that can convert the urls for each of your forum's existing posts.

Example:
This URL (for new websites): "www.yoursite.com/index.php?topic=1"
Would be turned into this title which links to the same page but has different text "Welcome to SMF!".

Settings are found in the Admin panel:
Look in the "Configuration" -> "Modification Settings" -> "Miscellaneous" section of your admin panel.

Backup your database:
Please note that you should always backup your database before using the "Click here to parse the local url titles for all existing messages" function, the mod author takes no liability for the corruption of data.

The License for this mod should be contained within the mod package, in a text file called LICENSE.

Version Support:
This mod is officially supported for SMF 2.0 final only. Below is a list of available versions of this mod and the previous versions of SMF that they supported. Use them at your own risk. The mod author will not be supporting or upgrading this mod in any way for versions of SMF below 2.0.

Version 1.1: SMF 1.1.x and versions of SMF 2 before SMF 2 RC4.
Version 2.0: SMF 2 RC4.
Version 2.0.1: SMF 2 RC5.

Customisation
The "get_local_url_title" function in the "Subs-ShowLocalUrlTitles.php" file has extensive commenting for the $comparisons array, which allows you to specify the url types that are parsed. While the mod includes four comparisons (message, topic, board and user profile) you can add your own there if you want to.

Donate
If this mod has helped you, then feel free to support the developer by Donating. Any amount of money is welcome.

Version Changes:
v2.0.1 - 21 June 2011:
Support for SMF 2.0 final. Minor fix required.

v2.0 - 22 November 2010
Support added for SMF 2 RC4.
Support removed for all earlier versions of SMF, including the SMF 1.1.x branch.
Complete rewrite of the mod.
Added autolinking of urls on post.
Added parsing of url titles on post.
Added maintenance function to parse existing messages.

v1.1
Minor bugfix, any bbc tags inside the url tags were not being parsed.

v1.0
Original Mod release.
Manual installation info
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