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  • You can check if the user has the role or if the user has a certain permission. See this post: http://vanillaforums.org/discussion/19212/check-if-a-user-is-in-a-given-role
  • It seems like it is possible to integrate the editor you linked to. The Wyishtml5 editor looks similar to that editor, so the Wysihtml5 plugin would be a good plugin to use as a reference for integrating it. The difficulty level depends on how much …
  • Currently, there are several plugins you can choose from that add a WYSIWYG editor, including the CLEditor plugin that comes with Vanilla, the TinyMCEFour plugin, the Wysihtml5 plugin, and so on. You can also install the ImageUpload plugin, which …
  • The internal server error might be caused by errors with the htaccess rules, but the phpinfo page says that APC is still enabled. Changes to the PHP configuration file require a restart to take effect. Have you restarted the web server?
  • I uploaded Basic Pages 1.9.2 with the fix for the error you posted. Thanks for reporting the bug, @zmastez!
  • Version 1.9.2 released. Fixes the "missing argument 1 for PagesSettingsController.AddSideMenu()" fatal error that shows up on the edit and delete pages if the PHP error reporting level is set to E_ALL & ~E_NOTICE & ~E_STRICT as reported by …
  • @Dobby, welcome to the community and thank you for using the app! @hgtonight's code should work well. Thanks for helping out, @hgtonight!
  • If you have a virtual or dedicated server, then a direct back up via the mysqldump command is simply one of the best things to do because you can make sure that all database tables get backed up completely. A fantastic way to back up a website's fi…
  • In Vanilla 2.0.18.10, you may enable the Facebook plugin to add the sign in features for Facebook to your forum. This plugin comes with Vanilla 2.0.18.10. After enabling the plugin, you must follow the instructions on the plugin's settings page to g…
  • My comment here is based around the code of Vanilla 1.1.10, but the following information should apply to the other versions of Vanilla 1 also. There does not seem to be a configuration setting for to disable the "#Item_" identifier in Vanilla 1.1.…
  • Is your theme using the declaration for HTML5? If so, the W3C validator will check against the HTML5 standards, where is valid according to the W3C Working Draft : Start tags consist of the following parts, in exactly the following order: …
  • Do the error messages say which permissions in particular are causing the problem? Do those permissions exist in the roles and permission settings that you can give to the admin role? The 755 directory permission level is sufficient if your web ser…
  • Standard Gmail accounts aren't meant to be used for website purposes. Starting your own email server is a lot of work and you have to deal with spam emails as well. See if your host has a local email service set up. Also, Google Apps is a great alt…
  • Everything seems to be loading faster. Thanks, Tim. :)
  • The website is under some maintenance, so here are links to other resources: Vanilla Forums Community Wiki: http://vanillawiki.homebrewforums.net/index.php/Main_Page Tutorials Category: http://vanillaforums.org/categories/tutorials
  • Welcome to the community! Check out this discussion where people have shared solutions on successfully stopping spammers and bots from registering: http://vanillaforums.org/discussion/24785/poll-which-registration-method-and-plugins-do-you-use-to-de…
  • For normal sub-directory installation, you may install Vanilla Forums in its own directory by creating a new directory and uploading the Vanilla Forums files in there. For clean URL support, you must add RewriteBase /YourDirectory/ to Vanilla's .hta…
  • Typing in the utility links did get tiring. Thanks for making this simple and nice plugin, @Adrian!
  • There are common situations where file caching is the best choice. Static page caching is useful for sites that do not have a lot of dynamic content which are meant evaluated often by PHP. In such cases, the static page cache can be loaded directly …
  • @djh_, I edited your post and put the code in a block with three tildes before and after the code like ~~~.
  • Please check if the MySQL username and password login, host, and database name settings are correct in the /conf/config.php file. If they are indeed correct, then perhaps the MySQL login info was changed on the server side or read and write permissi…
  • Please see this comment: http://vanillaforums.org/discussion/comment/200366/#Comment_200366
  • @Bilge said: I understand that the OPcache could be the cause of not seeing changes applied to the settings immediately, since the settings are PHP code, but I do not see how it could solve the BBCode problem. You wrote a note in one of your …
  • @Bilge said: Note: I can enable plugins form the dashboard but I have to refresh the plugin page to see the change. When I click enable or disable and it reloads itself I see no change initially until I refresh it again manually a second or two…
  • The System user is created by Vanilla and is used as the default user for some features and plugins. Deleting it won't do anything as it will get recreated. Read this discussion to find out more: http://vanillaforums.org/discussion/24669/can-i-dele…
  • First, what are the permissions of the /conf/ directory and /conf/config.php file? Second, do you have PHP APC installed? Third, when you click the apply button for a theme, does the page reload itself? If the web browser does not reload itself an…
  • The Marketplace plugin requires the Karma Bank plugin, which you can download at: http://vanillaforums.org/addon/karmabank-plugin Please post further questions about plugins under their names by clicking on the "ask a question" link on their pages …
  • Open the /themes/TraditionalChocolate/views/discussions/helper_functions.php file from Traditional Chocolate version 20120424. Scroll to line 72 of the file and find this: // if ($Session->IsValid() && $Discussion->Cou…