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vB Version: 4.2.x Rating: (25 votes - 4.88 average) Installs: 71
Released: 16 Nov 2013 Last Update: 22 Sep 2014 Downloads: 379
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First off this mod, [Chris] Classifieds, has been taken over by me. It did belong to Christos Teriakis. He has since given me full rights to the mod, so I am releasing it here. Only thing I have changed as of yet is the title, added the link and changed some template names, so it is basically the same mod. To upgrade from that mod is the same as any other time, unzip the files, load them to your server, overwriting the old files, then import the new xml. Please remember, this mod is as new to me as anyone installing it, so we are both on a learning curve.

1.- What's this mod?

Is better to say what it is NOT. For those who have used MarysClassifieds, I can say that they are 2 products which you can't compare. MarysClassifieds had dozens of features, but when I installed in my site I realized that I need only 10% of those features. Maybe less. This is slimlined Classifieds. A minimalist version of MarysClassifieds, but I bet that 70% of the webmasters will find this one more pretty, more usefull.
  • It supports 4 types of Classifieds:
    • For Sale
    • Wanted
    • For Trade
    • Free Offers
  • Supports unlimited categories
  • Supports Extra fields (but not searchable)
  • Has PM templates for:
    • PM user when admin approves his Classifieds
    • PM user when admin rejects Classified
    • PM seller when a user Makes an Offer
    • PM seller when a user clicks Buy it
    • PM seller when a use uses the contact form
  • Supports 5 statuses:
    • Open
    • Hidden
    • Reserved
    • Expired
    • Sold
    • Please note that unlike my old mod, here nothing is automatic. The seller has to take care to switch between statuses.
  • There are listings for:
    • Category classifieds
    • Timeframe (What's New) Classifieds
    • Seller Classifieds
    • Search Results
  • In view Ad page the visitor can see also:
    • Other classifieds from the same seller
    • Similar classifieds from the same category
  • In all pages there are available the follow blocks having the appearance of widgets:
    • Category Menu
    • Search Form
    • Statistics
    • Latest classifieds
    • Popular classifieds
    • Soon to expire classifieds.
2.- How you can make (a bit) money with it.

Using vBulletin's Subscriptions Manager you can set subscription which will upgrade the subscribers to a higher usergroup with more privileges in SL Classifieds. eg:
  • To restrict post in specific categories. The system works such a way that for each category you can set who can post:
    • All usergroups
    • None usergroup
    • Specific usergroup(s)
  • To allow more days for postings. eg usergroup A can set a maximum of 15 days before the Ad will remove from the system, while usergroup B can set the Ad's duration for 45 days etc.
  • Concurrent Ads. eg Register users can have only 1 active ad, while your VIP usergroup can has 5 ..or 10 ... or whatever you want.
  • More photos per Ad.
3.- Installation
  1. Download and unzip the file Classifieds_XXXX.zip
  2. Upload the content of upload folder to the directory where your vB installation is. As a check: classifieds.php must be on the same directory as global.php, forum.php etc. Classifieds won't outside of vB installation directory.
  3. CMOD 777 the directories:
    1. christeris/classifieds/photos
    2. christeris/classifieds/photos/thumbs
    3. christeris/classifieds/photos/tmp
  4. Goto Admincp and import product-classifieds.xml. Double check before if you have another product with the same name.
  5. Set the various settings in Classifieds->General settings
  6. Set usergroup permissions
  7. Check and modify if you want PM templates.
  8. Set categories
  9. Set Extra fields (in case that you want them).
4.- SEO URLs
  • If you're using vbSeo open the file Classifieds_vBSEO_Custom_Rewrite_Rules.txt and add them to your vbSeo installation.
  • If you're using .htaccasse file copy the contents of htaccess.txt and add it to your current .htaccess files. If you don't have such file and your server is compatible with such files, upload htaccess.txt to your vB directory and rename it to: .htaccess
5. CMS Widget / Forum Sidebar Block for Latest Classifieds
  1. Shows latest 5 Classifieds
    1. If you want to change the number to another value change at 1st line: $maxitems = 5;
  2. Installation as CMS Widget
    1. Goto Admincp-> vBulletin CMS-> Widgets
    2. Click "Create New Widget" at the list bottom
    3. Set Widget Type: PHP Direct Execution
    4. Give a Title which appears at the widget. eg Last Classifieds, or.. Last 5 Classifieds etc
    5. Click SAVE
    6. Find in the list the new widget and click configure at the right side
    7. Replace the example code, with the code from Widget_Latest_Classifieds.txt
    8. Click Save
    9. Goto Layout and add it in any section you want
    10. Click Save (Layout)
  3. Installation as Forum sidebar Block
    1. Goto Admincp-> Forums & Moderators -> Forum Block Manager
    2. Click Add Block
    3. In the next screen "Select block type: Custom HTML/PHP"
    4. Click Continue
    5. Title: Latest Classifieds
    6. Content Type: PHP
    7. Content: Copy & Paste the code from Widget_Latest_Classifieds.txt
    8. Click Save. The block will be now visible to your forum sidebar
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v1.5.0
  1. Facebook Like Advanced (Shows users who liked it)
  2. RSS Feeds of last 10 Classifieds
  3. Seller has the ability to not mark a classifieds as reserved when a user clickc BuyNow, in case that he has stock of the same items and he wants to keep classifieds active.
  4. Added description in extra fields appearing as help text in add/edit form.
  5. In case that a category has no subcategories, beside the "No more categories" added an icon/link to previous category level.
v2.2.0
  1. Bug Fixes
    1. Missing Terms
    2. DB Error in My Offers
    3. Price decimal seperator in edit mode
  2. Improvements
    1. Show Make offer when the price left 0 in forum sideblock
  3. New features
    1. Show local time if the server is in different time zone.
    2. Classifieds Tab in User profile
    3. Classifieds link in User Popup
    4. Different font color for different classified types
    5. Send PM to Sellet when Admin deletes a classified from view page
    6. Set Userid to appear as sender in automated PMs
    7. Hide empty fields in view page
    8. Change the way that PMs are sending to activate popup modifications. Done but nor checked as I don't have such configuration in my site. But it must works as I'm using the native vB functions to send PMs.
    9. Set Extra fields as Required. Work with Text and Textarea fields only.
v2.3.0

Initial release under OzzModz.
Changed the files as to not interfere with the new mod from Panjo that is in vBulletin by default now.

v2.4.0
  1. Bug Fixes
    1. Fixed the dates, so they can be auto translated, by your locale settings.
    2. Changed some phrases.
    3. Added some missing phrases.
  2. Improvements
    1. Removed some now defunct settings.
  3. New features
    1. A new block on the left side of the main pages, that contains the navigation links to various parts of classifieds. So now a user can see them better, rather than having to look in the sub-navigation menu.
v2.4.1
Patched some vulnerability's that was found in the mod. No sites were affected by this, it was just found by a user and now is patched.

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  #61  
Old 19 Nov 2013, 16:07
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Originally Posted by glen290 View Post
My errors only show up when I try to post any of the classifieds.
Can you send me a admin account and FTP info so I can debug this on a site that the errors are showing up on.
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Old 19 Nov 2013, 19:18
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Originally Posted by ozzy47 View Post
Can you post a screenshot of what you are talking about please.

Sure
http://abload.de/img/toptlfon.jpg

The button (left on the top) is for main-photo.

Regards

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I found the problem:
<input type="file" name="logo" id="logo" onblur="return CheckImageExt(this)" size="30" />

The name/id logo is reserved for the theme-logo.... Any idea how i can solve it?
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Old 19 Nov 2013, 23:10
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That button is not supposed to be there, check that page on a default, un-moddified style.
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Old 19 Nov 2013, 23:15
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Originally Posted by joeychgo View Post
One thing for me that I wanted to see was the ability for new ads to come up in new posts / today's posts
You could use the RSS feeds, and have them post into a forum.
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Old 19 Nov 2013, 23:17
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Originally Posted by RPSmedia View Post
So I'm using several of your mods now and they are awesome. What about the ability to put something in the users postbit - link to my gallery, reviews, classifieds, etc.?
You can already do this with Classifieds, in the options, make sure, Forum Postbit is set to Yes.
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Old 19 Nov 2013, 23:21
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Originally Posted by crazyboy1661 View Post
ozzy47, can you pls tell me how to avoid Automatically parse links in text, in ads?
Not at this point, but I can look into it at some point.
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Old 19 Nov 2013, 23:30
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Thanks Ozzy,

maybe it correct on standart-theme but i dont want to use the standart-them. What must i do, to chance logo to another variable or to fix it?

And do you know, where i can translate the weekdays?
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Old 19 Nov 2013, 23:50
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Lets try changing:


Block Disabled:      (Update License Status)  
Suspended or Unlicensed Members Cannot View Code.

To this:

Block Disabled:      (Update License Status)  
Suspended or Unlicensed Members Cannot View Code.

Then maybe the button will show in the form like it is supposed to.
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Old 19 Nov 2013, 23:55
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That was to easy Thanks ozzy

Any idea for my second question?

I vote this hack with 5 stars!
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Old 20 Nov 2013, 00:27
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Not entirely sure on that one just yet. I will have to ask the former developer how that can be done. What language should it be in?
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Old 20 Nov 2013, 00:53
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Have a issue with All Classifieds page showing up after installing your version. Both side bars are displayed but title All Classifieds and any ads do not show works correct in categories.

I reinstalled orig mod chris's version and is working correct now let me know what you think.

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Old 20 Nov 2013, 01:03
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This is the same version, when you are running mine, is the setting, Homepage Listing set to Yes?
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Old 20 Nov 2013, 01:22
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No it was not! works now! I really should learn to look around at what has changed with new versions.

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Old 20 Nov 2013, 01:35
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Not a problem, glad it's sorted.
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Old 20 Nov 2013, 02:22
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Originally Posted by Kraxell View Post
Thanks Ozzy,
And do you know, where i can translate the weekdays?
Can you try something for me. Open the file ozzmodz_classifieds.php and change all 10 instances of date($vbulletin->options to vbdate($vbulletin->options

They should be on lines, 154,155,527,528,897,898,1091,1092,1352,1353

Then view a item and see if the Expires on: Bla Bla Bla changes.
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