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Fan in training

Hello,
I am working on trying to allow people to spend points on downloads off of the website. They already get points for making uploads. Thankfully the portal lets you get points for making upload but I am having trouble on  how I would come about doing this download cost.
This is what I need
  • The cost of points per  download of a file hosted on the website.
Also, if there is anything I over looked that maybe on the portal I did not know about.
Sorry if I made this confusing
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Hi,

There's a field on the add/edit download form for this.


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I have a question about this.
I would like to use the points system that my forum uses for this so that the downloads uses the same points as the arcade, and shop I have set up.

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Amy

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Hi,

I'm sure it would be possible for a programmer to adapt the point calculation equation in ocPortal to requantify and absorb the other source of points.


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Ah May I make a suggestion to you.
Most point system if not all point systems for IPB have the points in the ibf_members table in the sql table.
If yours did that this function would be much easier.

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