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bbPress – Topic Lock


Warns moderators if another moderator is currently viewing the same topic.

Based heavily off of the WordPress post locking syste and uses the WP heartbeat API (requires WordPress 3.6 or later) to set the topic lock status.

If a topic is locked (because another moderator is already viewing it), a warning dialog will be displayed. Moderators and choose to ignore the lock if they wish.


  • Topic being viewed by another moderator


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“bbPress – Topic Lock” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




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