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Offline Jimmy-

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How to access newly created threads
« on: July 09, 2018, 07:31:12 PM »
Hello,

As a normal user, how can I access and only see the newly created threads under a board using a direct URL?

For example:
domain.com/index.php?action=unread;board=1.0 shows me all the unread posts, but I would like to see only the latest created threads (sorted by recently created)

Thank you for your help!

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Re: How to access newly created threads
« Reply #1 on: July 09, 2018, 07:54:18 PM »


Example: https://www.simplemachines.org/community/index.php?topic=561151.0

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Re: How to access newly created threads
« Reply #2 on: July 09, 2018, 07:59:21 PM »
I don’t think that’s what he means.


He wants the messageindex view, but showing the threads sorted by creation date, decending.

However, I don’t think it’s possible, out of the box...   that information is not exposed and therefore not sortable on the messageindex screen. And there is no url defined which does that sort/display

Not sure if there are any mods that do it, either
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Re: How to access newly created threads
« Reply #3 on: July 09, 2018, 08:02:18 PM »
SMF does not have threads, SMF has topics.

the information the OP has provided does not in anyway show that they are using SMF 1.1.

i am not sure by default you can do what you want. i believe with RSS feeds you can.

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Re: How to access newly created threads
« Reply #4 on: July 09, 2018, 08:13:33 PM »
I am using Watch Board when logged in but it's showing all the topics+posts, I would like to see only newly created topics since last visit or sorted by creation date.

Thank you!

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Re: How to access newly created threads
« Reply #5 on: July 09, 2018, 08:16:01 PM »

However, I don’t think it’s possible, out of the box...   that information is not exposed and therefore not sortable on the messageindex screen. And there is no url defined which does that sort/display

Not sure if there are any mods that do it, either
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Re: How to access newly created threads
« Reply #6 on: July 09, 2018, 08:25:26 PM »
Is there an external software or a tool that I can use to extract the required information? RSS has been disabled.

There are hundreds of topics+posts being created daily and I would like to keep track of the newly created topics only --if it's possible at all

Thank you!

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Re: How to access newly created threads
« Reply #7 on: July 09, 2018, 08:29:28 PM »
In short, and to repeat myself a third time.

No.
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Re: How to access newly created threads
« Reply #8 on: July 12, 2018, 08:37:26 AM »
Try index.php?board=1.0;sort=first_post;desc

Sorting by topic id doesn’t have a UI element but it’s been around a while.
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Re: How to access newly created threads
« Reply #9 on: July 12, 2018, 08:38:13 AM »
oh wow... I didn't even know about that. lol
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