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The Control Panel in 7.x has an option in the Moderator Settings (CP -> Moderator Settings -> Moderator Permissions) which allows you to customize your moderator permissions on a user by user basis.

The available options are as follows:
Is Moderator (are they a moderator?)
Moderated Forums (how many forums do they moderate? (this is a set field and is not an option as it tallies the forums they're set to moderate))
Lock Topics (Can they lock topics?)
Move Topics (Can they move posts to ot
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This is quite simple to do in Apache with your .htaccess file (if you don't have a .htaccess file in your web root, you can add one).

The following is what I use on my site to accomplish this:
# Allow Re-Writing
RewriteEngine on

# Redirect non-www URLs to WWW
RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^site.tld$
RewriteRule ^(.*) http://www.site.tld/$1 [QSA,L,R=301]


Simply replace "site.tld" with your domain on the two lines that it's mentioned, insert into your .htaccess file, and upload to your s
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There are various places in which search engines can get stuck, such as the calendar (as it increases indefinitely); there are some robots.txt entries that you can add such as:

robots.txt
User-agent: *
Disallow: /forum/ubbthreads.php?ubb=calendar
Disallow: /forum/ubbthreads.php/ubb/calendar
Disallow: /forum/ubbthreads.php/ubb/calendar.html
Disallow: /forum/ubbthreads.php?ubb=showday
Disallow: /forum/ubbthreads.php/ubb/showday
Disallow: /forum/ubbthreads.php/ubb/showday.html
Disallow:
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Well, there are several options if you're in the boat that you want to block Search Engines from crawling your forums all together.

A good "first step" is to disable SE Friendly URLs, myself I don't like doing this, it's much easier on the eyes and the urls look ugly.

Please note however that this will NOT block search engines, it'll simply make it more difficult for them to crawl your content; so it's not an end-all be-all suggestion.

If the Search Engine respects robots.txt standards,
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This issue is caused when the referrer variable in your browser is blocked and unable to be read by the UBB software; this is an issue with a security application on your computer; it can be several things, including:
1. Internet Security Suites, such as Norton Internet Security.
2. Firewalls, such as Zone Alarm
3. Virus Scanners
4. You may be posting from a site which is not in your "allowed sites" list (multiple domains, viewing from a non-www variant of your forum, etc); you can
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Post Options

May 31st, 2007
Sticky Posts vs Announcements:
An "Announcement" shows at the top of ALL forums, whereas a "Sticky Post" shows at the top of SPECIFIC forums (ie, where their posted).

Markup:
Using BBCode - Parse BBCode, this includes the [ b ] (bold), [ i ] (italics), [ u ] (underline), etc. tags in your post.
Using HTML - Parse HTML code (not recommended for standard "users")
Using HTML and UBBCode - Parse both HTML and UBBCode in your posts.
Without HTML and UBBCode - Post with plaintext, no HTML or U
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Typically major revisions (7.1 to 7.2, 7.2 to 7.3, etc) have a beta period; typically minor revisions (7.1 to 7.1.1, etc) are minor bug reports and don't require a beta period.

Typically the testing period of a beta is as follows:
1. Received by the Private Beta Group and tested for several weeks until bugs can be ironed out.
2. Pushed here at UBBCentral for user testing for several weeks until any bugs can be ironed out (typically a week or so with no bugs will be classified as successful)
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Basic Questions

May 28th, 2007
What's the difference between Reply and Quick Reply:
Quick Reply is made as a "Quick Response" block, so you can make a response to a post (or thread) before you forget or as you read them. Quick Reply is meant as a "no thrills" response box, as it's just there for a fast/non-formatted response.

Reply however brings you to a "Full Response" page that allows for heavy posting.

7.2 will introduce a feature which will allow you to click a "Full Reply" button from the Quick Reply box which w
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All of my PM's are back?

May 22nd, 2007
When importing from UBB.Classic / UBB.Threads you'll likely notice that a lot of Private Messages that you've deleted in the past have "magically" appeared out of "nowhere" There is a very logical reason behind this behavior.

When you send a Private Message (in UBB.Classic / UBB.Threads), there are two participants, when one participant deletes the topic, it still remains for the other.

When creating the importer for UBB.Classic / UBB.Threads a decision had to be made based on the best log
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When you find a bug, we really appreciate knowing all of the information you can provide for us. Before making a post, we like to request that you utilize the search feature of our forum to see if it's already been reported; if not, please follow the steps below.

Please make a post in the Bug Reports forum, inside of your post please include the following:
1. Server Type: Windows, Linux, etc.
2. PHP & MySQL Version
3. The version of UBB.Threads that your site is utilizing.
4. Your site U
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