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  • Zoro
    Senior Member
    • Nov 2007
    • 187
    • 3.8.x

    Post count not working

    I have one usergroup that all members in it post count does not change unless I run the "Update Post Counts" in the Maintenance. Then they will change. I have been trying for a few days to figure this out and I just can't yet.

    P.S. All that is in that user group is RSS Bots that I created. And since it is my rss bot would it have something to do with a scheduled task that is not run yet?
    Last edited by Zoro; Sat 9 Aug '08, 4:27am.
  • peterska2
    Senior Member
    • Oct 2003
    • 8869
    • 3.7.x

    To troubleshoot this, first reupload all the original vB non-image files (except install.php). Make sure you upload these in ASCII format and overwrite the ones on the server. Also be sure to upload the admincp files to whichever directory you have set in your config.php file. Then run 'Suspect File Versions' in Diagnostics to make sure you have all the original files for your version and that none show 'File does not contain expected contents':

    Admin CP -> Maintenance -> Diagnostics -> Suspect File Versions

    [Note: In some cases you may also need to remove any of the listed .xml files in the includes/xml directory.]

    Next, disable all plugins.

    Note: To temporarily disable the plugin system, edit config.php and add this line right under <?php

    define('DISABLE_HOOKS', true);

    Then if you still have this problem, create a new style and choose no parent style. This will force it to use the default templates. Finally empty your browser cache, close all browser windows then try again. Make sure you change to the new style and view your forums with it.

    Do you have the same problem?


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