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Post by Extensions Robot » Sun Dec 21, 2008 10:35 pm

Modification name: Expand categories
Author: Théonaute
Modification description: This MOD allows users to (un)expand categories on index.
Modification version: 1.4.1
Tested on phpBB version: 3.0.5

Download file: Expand_categories_v1.4.1.zip
File size: 33.76 KiB

Modification overview page: View

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Post by Paul » Sun Dec 21, 2008 10:35 pm

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Post by Théonaute » Sun Dec 21, 2008 10:35 pm

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Re: Expand categories

Post by rapt0r2 » Mon Dec 22, 2008 7:07 pm

Thanks, I love it, it's great and so easy to installl. :D But I've to suggestions:
1. Could it be possible to make it so that when you refresh the page the expanded or collapsed categories remain as they were before.!?
2. It would be better looking if they where on the right side, in the corner and when you want to expande a category there would be a + sing but if you want to collapse - sign.

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Re: Expand categories

Post by Doctor Love » Tue Dec 23, 2008 3:23 am

Unfortunately this mod doesn't provide a locked-in expanded state or a locked-in collapsed state when the forum page is REFRESHED. Once REFRESHED the index goes back to its standard (default) unexpanded state. This is even more of a problem for me, as I use a 15 minute meta tag refresh so that members will be notified of their PMs by popup window ( Alert Box PM Notification )
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Re: Expand categories

Post by Théonaute » Tue Dec 23, 2008 8:23 am

Thanks for your posts, but it's just javascript. So it's difficult to keep categories collapses in this way.
The other way is to keep a trace in the database for each user per categorie. It will be a big table, and i think that this is many work for a little tweak.

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Re: Expand categories

Post by demon327 » Tue Dec 23, 2008 10:23 am

Théonaute wrote:Thanks for your posts, but it's just javascript. So it's difficult to keep categories collapses in this way.
The other way is to keep a trace in the database for each user per categorie. It will be a big table, and i think that this is many work for a little tweak.

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Re: Expand categories

Post by Théonaute » Tue Dec 23, 2008 3:54 pm

Hum, why not ? ^^
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Re: Expand categories

Post by tumba25 » Tue Dec 23, 2008 4:43 pm

Any demo board?
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Re: Expand categories

Post by Théonaute » Tue Dec 23, 2008 6:45 pm

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Re: Expand categories

Post by tumba25 » Tue Dec 23, 2008 7:05 pm

Thanks.
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Re: Expand categories

Post by ChriZathens » Wed Dec 24, 2008 12:05 pm

Another nice feature...
Congrats, Théonaute :D

Suggestion: why don't you store the status in a cookie, so that the state will be remembered?
My mods in MODDB:
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Re: Expand categories

Post by 1234homie » Thu Dec 25, 2008 7:00 pm

Its possible to add it for subsilver?

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Re: Expand categories

Post by cpucpu » Thu Dec 25, 2008 8:50 pm

Thanks, I love it, it's great and so easy to installl. :D But I've to suggestions:
1. Could it be possible to make it so that when you refresh the page the expanded or collapsed categories remain as they were before.!?
2. It would be better looking if they where on the right side, in the corner and when you want to expande a category there would be a + sing but if you want to collapse - sign.
Unfortunately this mod doesn't provide a locked-in expanded state or a locked-in collapsed state when the forum page is REFRESHED. Once REFRESHED the index goes back to its standard (default) unexpanded state.
I completely agree with both.
Actually already exist a mod that DO that,
it doesn't save the collapse-preference into a cockie, but rather into the database (here is the explanation: viewtopic.php?f=70&t=699315&start=285#p6877225).
The mod is: [Beta] Collapsible Categories viewtopic.php?f=70&t=699315&start=285

Greets.

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Re: Expand categories

Post by Théonaute » Fri Dec 26, 2008 9:39 pm

C'mon guys, the version is 1.0.x...
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