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Radio in sidebar

Posted by tAPir , in How to 04 May 2012 - * * * * * · 647 views

Radio in sidebar First go here and configure your radio and copy your embed code to a text editor.

In a board without Nexus go to your ACP> System Settings> System> Ad Code Integration and enter the code in the Sidebar Code and put <CENTER></CENTER> tags around...


Some people like a left hand sidebar

Posted by tAPir , in How to 21 April 2012 - - - - - - · 407 views

Using Broni's instructions:


(Although I've seen others around the internet I found these the easiest)

For IP.content I edited the page by just switching "right"...


Putting falling snow on your skins

Posted by tAPir , in How to 20 November 2011 - - - - - - · 411 views


To Make it snow on your site simple put this code in your Global Template of your skin right above the </body> tag
<SCRIPT type="text/javascript">
Snow Fall 1 -...


Having team icons for each skin

Posted by tAPir , in How to 15 October 2011 - * * * * * · 486 views

Thanks to Kessler over at Invision for suggesting the correct syntax to use.

If you want to use different team icons for each skin you need to first:

make a folder called team_icons under public/style_images/nameofskin.

Second:  Put your images in that folder.

Third:  Go to your ACP> Members> Manage Member Groups> Edit Group

Fourth:  For the...


How to install the IBSkin Menu ... The menu you see here on our forums over on the right sidebar

Posted by tAPir , in How to 15 December 2010 - - - - - - · 320 views

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To do the menu, you first must download and install the "Blank Sidebar Hook" here:

Then use this html in the hook for the menu:



How to remove the background image from posts

Posted by tAPir , in How to 15 December 2010 - - - - - - · 168 views

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To remove the background image from the post backgrounds in any skin...

In the admin cp, go in to your skin files here:
Look & Feel  *  Manage Skin Sets & Templates
Click on the drop down menu for the skin you want to edit and select "Manage Templates & CSS"

Open: ...


Online Users ... IP address and Location columns appropriate space

Posted by tAPir , in How to 15 December 2010 - - - - - - · 162 views

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Expand stats area

Posted by tAPir , in How to 15 December 2010 - - - - - - · 114 views

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Have done a little toying around and this is what I came up with

Before any changes to code

After making a few changes to the boardIndexTemplate

Ok, I have run various tests and does not seem to affect anything else on the board, below are the fixes that...


Image import problems?

Posted by tAPir , in How to 15 December 2010 - - - - - - · 173 views

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If you can not get your images to import, this means that your server will not allow you to import .xml files larger than 2mb.

If this happens, simply upload your "images-xmas-magik.xml.gz" file to your forum's admin root folder via FTP.

Here is what the URL would...


How to increase the amount of memory available for IPB via a simple edit Useful for 3.1.x, IP.Gallery etc etc

Posted by tAPir , in How to 15 December 2010 - - - - - - · 909 views

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The Old Man

Here's a useful tip which I obtained from Jason at IPS in response to a support ticket a while back, when I was having problems with IP.Gallery running out of memory (displaying a blank screen) when resizing large uploaded images taken from member's digital cameras (big files!).

Increasing the amount of memory...

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