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on a standard suBsilver board you know the bit where it says 'boardname Forum Index' how do i change that so it says something different and points elsewhere. where can i locate it, i cant seem to see it in overall header?

just so you know i've edited all the profile, usergroups links and things like that so i know the basics
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steve8675537 wrote:on a standard suBsilver board you know the bit where it says 'boardname Forum Index' how do i change that so it says something different and points elsewhere. where can i locate it, i cant seem to see it in overall header?

just so you know i've edited all the profile, usergroups links and things like that so i know the basics
like all the text for main part of the board, that is found in the language/lang_xxx/lang_main.php file

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sorry i'm stuck, how would i completely take out the link 'board name Forum Index'?

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edit: its ok i got it, i see now
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are you able to take out the bit where it says powered by phpbb or is that against the rules?
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steve8675537 wrote:are you able to take out the bit where it says powered by phpbb or is that against the rules?
Against the rules, as it says next to the test in that footer file.

It's not exactly in the way though is it.
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no its no big deal, its just i'm using the forum as a video library and not a forum so i was cleaning out all the links not needed etc.

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i'm stuck again, you know the bit where it says...

View unanswered posts
View posts since last visit
Mark all forums read

how would i add custom links to this. example: messages (click on it and it goes to messages)

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steve8675537 wrote:i'm stuck again, you know the bit where it says...

View unanswered posts
View posts since last visit
Mark all forums read

how would i add custom links to this. example: messages (click on it and it goes to messages)

?
if you know where those links are , then you should know where to add your own links.

index_body.tpl , look for the table with all the "SEARCH" varibles.
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cool i managed to do that and make the changes. my new custom links disapear when i click into a post/forum for example but the 'mark all forums read' link stays, how can i make them stay ?
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steve8675537 wrote:cool i managed to do that and make the changes. my new custom links disapear when i click into a post/forum for example but the 'mark all forums read' link stays, how can i make them stay ?
you would have to add them to whatever page you want them on.

for topics;

viewtopic_body.tpl

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sweet! :)
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