how do I add a paypal link/button?

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how do I add a paypal link/button?

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could someone explain how I could add a paypal donate button/link to my forums?

i'd like it to show on every page if possible.

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For the code you will have to contact paypal, to implement it into your forum, it depends where you want it.

If at the bottom, like most people like to have their banners, open up overall_footer.tpl, and input the code.

If at the top, open up overall_header.tpl, and input the code.
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how do I open that .tpl file. photoshop is trying to open it, but im guessing its a text file? what program can open it?

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got it open. where would I put that code. lots of prgramming stuff in that file. I dont want to mess it up.

where would that code go? Id rather have it appear at the top, but bottom is ok too. thanks.k
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For the top, but it immediately after <a name="top"></a> in overall_header.tpl
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A_Jelly_Doughnut wrote: For the top, but it immediately after <a name="top"></a> in overall_header.tpl


between the >< or after the a> ??

I was wrong word isnt opening this. what should I use?

thanks.
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