Limit Guest View

Last Update: Nov 26, 2017

This addon is 100% hooks based requiring no source edits to install.

Works with ElkArte: 1.0-1.1


This allows you to set the number of characters a guest will see in a post (on boards that guests can view) before the post text is truncated and ended with a note to logon/register.


  • Ability to set the number of characters in a post a guest can see before they get the login nag text


Simply install the package to install this addon on ElkArte.

Download a package by URL

  • Download a package by URL is a quick way to download a package from the web to your forum. Using (Package Manager -> Download Package) enter the below link under the “Download a package by url” field and select Download. This will save the package to your server where you can install it.

Upload a Package

  • Alternatively, download the package using the below link and then using (Package Manager -> Upload Package) browse to where you saved the package on your computer and upload it to the server. You may also FTP the downloaded file directly to your packages directory.


This ElkArte Addon is subject to the terms of the Mozilla Public License version 1.1 (the “License”). You can obtain a copy of the License at