How to increase the minimum number of words in private message and post


(Aravindgd) #1

How should I increase the number of minmum words in private message and posts.


(Michael Downey) #2

Go to https://discourse.example.com/admin/site_settings and search for the site setting min post length, then adjust as desired.


(Tobias Eigen) #3

Do you recommend changing this? I have had some users complaining about it but it seems to be a good idea to enforce it to prevent users using the site like a glorified chat …


(Jeff Atwood) #4

The default minimums of 20 chars for a public post and 10 chars for a private message are reasonable.