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Double Post Prevention

By H3llion
Jul 5, 2013
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  1. Would it be possibly to implement double post prevention?


    User A makes a post @ 10:30AM
    User A makes another post (quoted someone else) @ 10:31AM

    Now you have two rows from the same user, why not edit the post created by User A @ 10:30 and add the second post under it.

    "Additional Post Added @ 10:31AM by User A"

    The same system can be seen over at

    This prevents:

    • Double Posting by accident
    • Possible Post Count whoring
    • Spammers and what not
  2. Julio Franco

    Julio Franco TechSpot Editor Posts: 7,581   +962

    I had the notion that Xenforo included this by default. Apparently not?
  3. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 7,157   +459

    Not that I have noticed.
  4. H3llion

    H3llion TechSpot Paladin Topic Starter Posts: 1,362   +276

    Il test it here. I did double post earlier and it seemed not to merge the two posts.

    Edit: Yep, it didn't merge.

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