creating custom links in overall header

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azra
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creating custom links in overall header

Post by azra » Wed Feb 16, 2011 4:15 am

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Please describe your problem. im not too good with coding so i was wondering if someone could tell me the code to add in my overall_header if for example i want to add a link to my main site before the user control panel link.

also, how can i add a link that will only be viewable to guests and those who are not logged in?

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Re: creating custom links in overall header

Post by karlsemple » Wed Feb 16, 2011 7:40 am

This article explains how to add a new link to your boards header Adding a new link and icon to your header To make the link only show for logged in members you simply make sure it is added before the code

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<a href="{U_PROFILE}" title="{L_PROFILE}" accesskey="e">{L_PROFILE}</a>
in the overall_header.html file, doing this should include it inside the template swtich which check if a user is logged in or not :)
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