The Forum Settings page allows a network administrator the ability to customize nearly every feature of the ONEsite Forums system.

Forum Settings is accessed through the Control Panel at Plugins > Forums.

Settings on this page are divided into 4 categories:

  • General or network wide settings
  • Forum level settings
  • Thread level settings
  • Post level settings

General Settings

  • Disable new forum post creation
  • Search
  • Breadcrumbs
  • Jump Menu
  • Current Conversations
  • RSS Feeds
  • Who’s Online

Forum Settings

  • Message option when new threads have been made since last visit

Thread Settings

  • Display thread pagination on forum/view
  • Show “started by” on forum/view
  • Message option when new posts have been made since last visit
  • Unread thread options
  • Display order for posts
  • Character lengths for thread titles and breadcrumbs
  • Number of posts to display on reply page
  • Hot thread options


  • Allow Quick Reply
  • Allow users to edit/delete their own posts
  • Include media in quotes
  • Quote nesting limits
  • Allow signatures
  • Signature options
  • Post flood controls
  • Group status options
  • Select text editor
  • Text editor options