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First Created
October 24, 2010, 02:17:47 AM
Last Updated
June 11, 2013, 12:16:25 PM

LMGTFY (Let Me Google That FOR You) BBCode v3.7.4

Adds a [lmgtfy] tag so you can link to without actually visiting the site.
Compatible With 1.1.11, 1.1.12, 1.1.13, 1.1.14, 1.1.15, 1.1.16, 1.1.18, 2.0 RC3, 2.0 RC4, 2.0 RC5, 2.0, 2.0.1, 2.0.2, 2.0.4
Latest version v3.7.4
Downloads 3,509
Reviews 0
Rating 0/5
Subscribers 20
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Latest Version: 3.7.4
Compatible With SMF: 1.1.X, 2.X


The LMGTFY BBCode mod allows you to create a link to
With these tags, you no longer need to take the time to visit the LMGTFY website.

How it Works:
[lmgtfy]Search For This[/lmgtfy]
[lmgtfy=Search For This]Cleverly Hidden LMGTFY Link[/lmgtfy]

Results in:
Search For This
Cleverly Hidden LMGTFY Link

There is an option to select the link output type:

" Use TinyURLs in LMGTFY BBCode links? "

Check the box to use TinyURLs. (default)
Uncheck to use the link.

In SMF 1.1.X, the option can be found at: Admin > Features and Options > LMGTFY BBCode
In SMF 2.X, the option can be found at: Admin > Configuration > Modification Settings > LMGTFY BBCode

Special thanks

A very special thank you goes out to Onijin for helping me make this work with TinyURL!
Thanks man, I definitely wouldn't have done this without you! ;)


+06/11/2012 - Updated package for SMF 1.1.18 & SMF 2.0.4 compatibility
+01/29/2012 - Updated package for SMF 1.1.16 & SMF 2.0.2 compatibility
+10/08/2011 - Updated package for SMF 1.1.15 & SMF 2.0.1 compatibility
+06/12/2011 - Updated package for SMF 1.1.14 & SMF 2.0 compatibility
+02/21/2011 - Updated package for SMF 1.1.13, SMF 2.0 RC4 Security Patch & SMF 2.0 RC5 compatibility
+01/01/2011 - Corrected code due to settings save not redirecting properly
+12/16/2010 - Corrected code in attempt to limit errors due to forum server config
+12/14/2010 - Added option to enable/disable use of links as output
+12/08/2010 - Rewrote code to hide the LMGTFY URL via TinyURL
+11/13/2010 - Updated package for SMF 1.1.12 & SMF 2.0 RC4 compatibility
+10/27/2010 - Corrected code due to error log entries in SMF 2.0 RC2 & SMF 2.0 RC3
+10/25/2010 - Updated package for SMF 2.0 RC2, SMF 2.0 RC3 compatibility
+10/24/2010 - Created mod for SMF 1.1.11

Files effected by this mod

SMF 1.1.X
lmgtfy.gif added to $ImagesDir/bbc

**If using this with a custom theme in SMF 1.1.X**
Copy the lmgtfy.gif file from: Themes/default/images/bbc to Themes/your_theme/images/bbc

lmgtfy.gif added to $ImagesDir/bbc

Manual installation info
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