In previous JomSocial release - JomSocial 4.5.9, we introduced major new feature: Poll that allows users to create a poll for the community. Today, we are releasing the updates for JomSocial 4.6.0 with Poll support for Groups and events, improvements and 18 bug fixes. Please check the release details below Poll feature now supports Group and Events.How to enable Poll for Group? To enable the Poll feature for group, openGroups > Group Settings > Enable Group Polls > set Enable Group Polls to YESHow to enable Poll for Events? To Enable the Poll feature for Events, open Events > Events Settings > Enable Group Polls > and set the Enable Events Polls field to YESHow did the Poll feature work with old events and groups?If your site has groups and events that created in the older version and you want to add Poll option, just Edit the event and group and you can enable the Poll for the events, group. In the last release we explain how you can Add new Poll on the frontpage. The same method is used for groups and events. Kindly check the previous release details here for more information.
ImprovementsRemove post status facebook optionloads facebook login button resources even when user is "logged in",Improve Poll translationVideo Privacy issue on sharing videoAdd Private event option for frontpage postbox
Bug fixesPoll notification show wrong message Video Privacy issue on video page category filterGot notice error on event detail page[Backend] Got empty bar on sub pages[Poll] Super user can not vote on event or group page if he has not joined group or event yetStill show create poll button when user left event[Poll] Can not show poll on event activities streamCant show facebook login buttonGot error message after logout[Poll] Missing message alert when user create new poll on group or event page[Poll] Got message error when disable Poll creation[poll] Correct message popup[Poll] Got notice error when view super user's polls
How to Download and UpgradeCheck the system requirements HereCreate a full Backup your websiteMake sure you are running minimum JomSocial 4.4 or JomSocial 4.5 versionIf you use JomSocial 4.3 or lower - Make the tier upgrade as explained in this doc & update Jomsocial with > 4.3 > 4.4 > 4.5.xDownload JomSocial 4.6 from new unified download system here Install the package 4.6.zip installer file
We are working on colorful background status updates that will give a completely new look to status updates. This feature will give full control to admin to select which background image will show on frontend, It also allows to upload own background images.
Let us know in the comment section below what you think about this release.