[add-on] Birthday Mailings

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Re: [add-on] Birthday Mailings

Postby duncanc » 6:53am, Mon 16 Jul, 2012

Just in case you have not yet found it, there is a plugin file earlier on the same page http://forums.phplist.com/viewtopic.php?f=7&t=2789&start=45#p89973
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Re: [add-on] Birthday Mailings

Postby djsaturn » 10:38pm, Fri 28 Jun, 2013

This plugin was useful but found that you can only go so far with the days. I changed it up a little to make it work for me.

In main.php I added the following to the sql
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What this does is it selects the users bday replaces the birth year with 2013 then compares it between now and the number of days entered by the user. I also checked to make sure the user is confirmed and is not blacklisted. The original script hack does not check for confirmed or blacklisted.

The script is also defaulted to 7 even if you change the input.

One more thing I didn't want to change the script much so in the evalDate function I just returned 1. Since all the emails selected will be good to send out birthday email.

Hope this helps
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Re: [add-on] Birthday Mailings

Postby mani34 » 7:23am, Fri 27 Sep, 2013

birthday mailing is more imp if u forggoton any one bday mail will remind you
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Re: [add-on] Birthday Mailings

Postby deniselindow » 12:03am, Thu 17 Jul, 2014

Hi all, I upgraded to version 3 and the birthday plugin no longer works. It won't even stay activated in the plugin list. Any chance someone knows how to fix it? Thanks in advance.
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