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Placement of "Forum Statistics" section
Mar 17th, 2013 at 10:23pm
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Hello forumers, hello support!

I've just upgraded to 2.5.2 from 2.5 AE, works fine after copying Many thanks to the project team!!!

What I really miss, is the opportunity to direct visitors to the latest posts. This áist placed at the very end of the forum index page and is provided as "Forum statistics", but at the end of the container.

Is it possible to place "Forum Statistics" at the top of the container? I didn't locate that in style Sheet or Template Configuration, but I am not very expierenced with YaBB customization.

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Re: Placement of "Forum Statistics" section
Reply #1 - Mar 18th, 2013 at 12:05am
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In yabb2/Templates/default/BoardIndex.template find '<!-- Info Center block start -->'

That indicates the start of the block that holds all the Forum Statistics. The sections it sounds like you want to move are '{yabb lastpostlink}', '{yabb lastpostdate}', and '{yabb recentposts}' in BoardIndex.template.  Smiley

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Thank you! - Re: Placement of "Forum Statistics" section
Reply #2 - Mar 18th, 2013 at 3:58am
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Dandello wrote on Mar 18th, 2013 at 12:05am:
'{yabb lastpostlink}', '{yabb lastpostdate}'

Good to know. Smiley

I've never wanted to have all of the forum's statistics on top because it looks better where YaBB puts it, but I have wanted the link to the most recent post at the top so that people can have ready access to it.

Thanks to your instructions, in addition to showing in its default location, I now have {yabb lastpostlink} & {yabb lastpostdate} showing at the top.

Some time ago I added a menu tab for the most recent posts to give people quick and ready access. Additonally, there are menu tabs for people to have quick access to reset their password, retrieve their username, and to view their notifications.

I tried adding a Make Coffee menu tab, but I can't get it to work. Cheesy

« Last Edit: Mar 18th, 2013 at 8:06am by Bill Myers »  

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