How to exclude a thread(s) from Similar Threads feature?

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  • Marvin Hlavac
    • Sep 2007
    • 98

    How to exclude a thread(s) from Similar Threads feature?

    On my forum the Similar Thread feature tends to unreasonable favor some of my main product review threads. It has come to a point that now the threads appearing in the Similar Threads box are mostly the reviews - all of the time! The Similar Threads feature has become useless.

    I would like to completely exclude, or limit, 4 or 5 thread IDs from appearing in the Similar Thread feature.

    How would I go about achieving that?
  • Lynne
    Former vBulletin Support
    • Oct 2004
    • 26255

    You can probably make a plugin using the hook location search_similarthreads_fulltext which hooks into the query.

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