MVCForum v1.7 Released

  • Last Post 17 September 2015
YodasMyDad posted this 16 September 2015

I have finally released v1.7 - all details here.

Currently updating Nuget and WebPI.

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Abhishek Gupta posted this 16 September 2015

Very Good Job @YodasMyDad.

Pasting Changes  here for users to refer..

List of changes in 1.7

  • Overall Improved Performance/Speed
  • Fixed a TON of long standing bugs
  • Updated missing language strings
  • Improved Permissions
  • Added Caching per role for side widgets
  • Scrub Member now works properly
  • Changed all base urls
  • Updated Nuget dependencies to latest versions
  • Moved to Entity Framework Code First Migrations
  • Removed the need for the old installer
  • Added new Auto Nuget package creator
  • Updated CachingService (Not full used yet)
  • Show amount of votes next to poll
  • Close poll after X days feature
  • Tested and working in SQLCE
  • Added OpenGraph and Twitter meta tags
  • Updated default Metro theme (Inc Mobile)
  • Moved styles to SCSS
  • Added new Badges
  • Added Microsoft Social Login
  • Updated Badge Icons
  • Completely re-vamped Admin section
  • Custom TinyMCE upload and insert images inline editor
  • Custom Global Permission for added images inline
  • Re-jigged create topic page
  • Custom Header / Footer scripts (Can now add custom scripts / styles directly from admin)
  • Added new Events
  • Single Sign On example concept
  • Auto complete on Tags and ability to move topics between tags
  • Admins can mark any post as solution
  • Can now undo a like/dislike (Vote up/Vote Down)
  • Reworked points to be more robust and associate data on where the points came from
  • Mark as solution reminder - Runs on a Task and reminds people via email
  • Reworked forgot password completely to be token/guid based
  • Private messages re-vamped and slide out in side panel
  • Block problem users from messaging you
  • Batch Delete Old Private Messages
  • Category level hierarchy added
  • Online status for people online
  • Improved Search
  • Auto Html fixing for posts and topics
  • Edited Posts / Topics in moderated Category need to be authorised
  • Updated Akisment to mark potential spam as pending, and not just delete
  • Added PM and post body into email notification
  • Allow users to disable email notifications
  • Fixed Facebook and Google logins
  • Added Emoticons (Smilies)
  • New Ban Member Option

Rich C posted this 16 September 2015

Aweome! Thanks very much for your hard work. I'm sure I speak for all when I say that we are very greatful to you for this great software. 

I will be testing 1.7 over the weekend!

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Munzo posted this 16 September 2015

Great Job - really appreciate all the time and effort you have put into this. It is a cracking product.

Erik P. Ernst posted this 16 September 2015

Great job! Will be updating my test environment tomorrow, hopefully!


YodasMyDad posted this 17 September 2015

Would really appreciate any tweets or Facebook posts about the forum to help raise awareness. Thanks.

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