Private Messages
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Private Messages

Last updated: 2 days ago

Add a private messaging system to your site and allow users to privately message each other. Perfect for websites where users need to interact one on one.

Key Features

  • Allows users to send private messages to other users
  • Adds a message button to user profiles which lets users send a private message to that user via messages modal
  • Adds a messages tab to each user profile so users can view all conversations and read/send private messages from profile
  • Automatic refresh of private messages
  • Ability to add emoticons to each private message easily
  • Option to set a maximum number of characters allowed in each conversation reply
  • Adds option to user account page for users to decide if they want to receive private messages or not
  • Sends an e-mail notification to users when someone starts a new conversation with them
  • Adds option to user account page so users can turn on/off receiving an e-mail notification for new conversations
  • Control which user roles can use private messages
  • Control which user roles can send or receive private messages
  • Limit the number of new conversations a user role can create within a certain timeframe
  • Includes block feature so users can block specific users from messaging them and also provides a way to unblock users from account page
  • Messages accept plain text, with urls automatically converted into links (No other HTML is accepted in messages)
  • Show unread messages count in your menu easily using the {new_messages} tag

Integrations with other extensions

  • Followers – Users can decide to let only users who follow them to message them.
  • Real-time Notifications – Users can receive a notification when someone starts a new conversation with them.
  • Online users – Shows a green dot next to user when user is online



Version 1.1.2

  • Tweak: Update EDD plugin updater
  • Added: MomentJS Library
  • Fixed: Timezone issue
  • Fixed: Real-time replies
  • Fixed: Remove notices

Version 1.1.1

  • Tweak: update EDD plugin updater
  • Tweak: update English translation files.
  • New: UM Friends extension integration
  • New: allow conversations template to be customized in theme folder.
  • Added: Brazil and French translation .mo and .po files
  • Added: action hook `um_messaging_button_in_profile`
  • Fixed: timezone UTC support
  • Fixed: saving of privacy option
  • Fixed: redirect url
  • Fixed: message template in shortcode
  • Fixed: message box styles
  • Fixed: remove notices and fix sql prepare statement
  • Fixed: refactor and optimize database query
  • Fixed: count messages in SQL query
  • Fixed: redirection after login

Version 1.1.0

  • Tweak: Update EDD_SL_Plugin_Updater.php
  • Fixed: Fix new message notification

Version 1.0.9

  • Tweak: UI and CSS improved
  • Tweak: exclude blocked users from unread messages
  • Tweak: hides conversations from deleted users
  • Fixed: db setup error

Version 1.0.8

  • Fixed: conflicts with WP-CLI and cron jobs

Version 1.0.7

  • Fixed: conflict with social login

Version 1.0.6

  • Fixed: unread messages count problem

Version 1.0.5

  • Tweak: improved e-mail notifications for new messages

Version 1.0.4

  • Fixed: linebreaks in private messages

Version 1.0.3

  • Fixed: send message button disappears if message limit is around 500

Version 1.0.2

  • New: added option to show/hide PM button on each member directory

Version 1.0.1

  • New: added Message button to member directory
  • Fixed: several JS bugs


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