It is designed to provide you with all the features you need from a bulletin board while having an absolute minimal impact on the resources of the server. Once you have installed SMF one more task remains is to restrict bots from your forum.SMF can be installed with one click via Softaculous.Before we start: this is my page about SMF versions 1.1.11 and below. Enter the database user and password you just created. Inside, you'll want to look at the colors for body, catbg, tborder, and perhaps more. It actually tells you where in the SMF panel to go look for the mod once installed! I inserted this in index.template.php, just after "The main content should go here." It gives me a new topic button, but not exactly in the right place. Then select the right-edge and shift-drag left or right to fit your text. Then repeat with the other layer (INSIDE or OUTSIDE). For versions 2.0 RC3 and above, please visit my SMF 2 page, which includes upgrade instructions. On this page, I would like to assemble the best tips and resources for SMF. Install Firefox's Firebug extension: When you hover over elements of the page, it shows you what parts of the css to change. Here are the mods I run on 1.1.11 (see below for 2.0). Recaptcha (for registration) No Reply Emails (avoids blasting a real email address) SMF User Email System (to prevent email harvesting) All Topics Unsubscriber (allows user to unsubscribe from all threads) Look but No Read (tease guests, forcing them to register if they want to read a post Hide Info Center from Guests (keep your stats to yourself) Minimize Footer (removes three logos) Quote Clear Lines (prettier replies) Link Tree (easier navigation) Here are the mods I wasn't able to install as of this post Users in Last 24 Hours Remove quoted images (keeps the boards pretty) DNS Blocklist Bans (stop known spammers at the door) [xml, need to research how to install] Anti Spam: Prevent Posting Links (I have not turned it on) [xml] Mods I'm Contemplating Colorize Boards Bookmarks Here's a list of recommended mods. In the Admin panel, when there is a notification that you need to update the forum, updating can be as simple as following the update link. Someone sent me these instructions, which work better. GSK Glaxo Smith Kline plc JPM Jp Morgan Chase & Co NVS Novartis A G MTU Mitsubishi Ufj Finl ... MO Altria Group Inc TOT Total S A AIG American Internation... How to restrict bots from your SMF installation : 1.
To hide it by default, open Register.in Themes/default, search for "hide Email", and change the line like so: Basically, you are only typing the word "checked", without quote marks or equal sign or anything. To turn on automatic email notification of replies to posts, go Admin / Themes & Layout / Reset Options. Do not download files in the package manager, even by right-clicking. Then check the box both inside "Reset default (guest) options for this theme" and inside "Reset all members' current options for this theme". The course outline: - Introduction To SMF - Features - Lets Get Started - Admin Panel: categories, boards...- Themes and Layout Settings - Advanced Options - Exercise: build a community website "Computer Technology" What is Simple Machines Forum? To create your own personal community, a forum for professional and highly customizable! ___________________________________________________________________________ Remember, to reach new users for your website you need apply the best marketing strategies.2 advanced Erweiterte preferences Einstellungen language tools Sprachtools colspan id all radio checked label for Das lgr lr lang Seiten Deutsch cty cr country DE aus Deutschland ads Werbung services Unternehmensangebote about ?