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PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Jeremjay24 on Fri 23 Jul - 21:08

I am an admin for a forum and for 80% of the active members, their PMs are... "broken". I went to the page that showed the list of users who had PMs disabled and their name wasn't there. The PM system is enabled, what's wrong?

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Guest on Fri 23 Jul - 21:24

hmm, maybe they have reached the maximum of PM's if there is that, tell them to delete the old PM's

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Jeremjay24 on Fri 23 Jul - 21:44

I just did that. Didn't work.

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Guest on Fri 23 Jul - 21:45

What error message they get? Smile

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Jeremjay24 on Fri 23 Jul - 21:47

This or those user(s) do not wish to receive private messages : Lamp

I messaged Lamp, a fellow admin, but it didn't work. I even asked him to clear his inbox and I did too.

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Guest on Fri 23 Jul - 21:50

Okay try this, Profile - Preferences - Allow members to send me private messages : Smile

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Darren1 on Fri 23 Jul - 23:18

Hello,

The error that is received "This or those user(s) do not wish to receive private messages : Lamp" was received because the user has chosen to close their PM box via their profile.

I do however have a question, your an admin, PM'ing a fellow Admin, would this be correct?
If so, then there's a technical error because an admin is supposed to be able to PM any member, mod, or co-admin, even if they have decided to close their PM box.


Gangstar15, where are you leading to, I can't see how or where your going to?

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Jeremjay24 on Sat 24 Jul - 7:34

@Gangstar15 wrote:Okay try this, Profile - Preferences - Allow members to send me private messages : Smile

Didn't work. Sad

@Darren1 wrote:Hello,

The error that is received "This or those user(s) do not wish to receive private messages : Lamp" was received because the user has chosen to close their PM box via their profile.

I do however have a question, your an admin, PM'ing a fellow Admin, would this be correct?
If so, then there's a technical error because an admin is supposed to be able to PM any member, mod, or co-admin, even if they have decided to close their PM box.


Gangstar15, where are you leading to, I can't see how or where your going to?

I was using a test account that had normal permissions.

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Darren1 on Sat 24 Jul - 7:56

So, your test account had no moderating abilities, and was not able to PM the Admin?

If this is correct,then there is no problem, as your co-admin has decided to close him/her PM box

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Jeremjay24 on Sat 24 Jul - 8:04

I told him to do what Gangstar15 did, but it still didn't work.

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Darren1 on Sat 24 Jul - 8:41

So has your co-admin allowed or disallowed PM's via his profile?
Has he also allowed PM's via the Admin panel?

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Jeremjay24 on Sat 24 Jul - 9:27

Yes to both.

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Jeremjay24 on Tue 27 Jul - 14:37

Bump.

I need some assistance here.

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Re: PM just... died on my forum.

Post by Blusix on Wed 28 Jul - 10:23

My PM system is working fine on mine but I've seen other forums where their's would just totally not work at all.

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