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FancyPosts
« on: April 14, 2012, 01:37:16 PM »
FancyPosts
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2012, 01:37:44 PM »
Nice mod :)

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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2012, 01:39:36 PM »
Not bad. Not bad at all!

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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2012, 01:42:38 PM »
Thanks both :)

I have yet to install this on my own site, because I was smacking some bugs in the meantime, gotta install it later to give you a demo :)

EDIT: Dr. Deejay has been playing with the mod:
http://map3cms.co.cc/index.php/topic,268.msg298.html#new

EDIT2: Uploaded new version which should fix a few bugs. It's called the same as the previous package ("FancyPosts.zip").
« Last Edit: April 14, 2012, 01:54:52 PM by Yoshi2889 »
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2012, 02:02:22 PM »
cool mod!
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #5 on: April 14, 2012, 02:04:28 PM »
Thanks, I hope it's of any use to you :)
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #6 on: April 14, 2012, 03:43:04 PM »
Nice mod!
Congrats :)
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #7 on: April 14, 2012, 03:45:46 PM »
Thanks, I'm already adding new tags into it ;)

Expect a new version soon which improves the [button] tag and introduces a [buttonlist] tag and more :)
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #8 on: April 15, 2012, 12:53:45 PM »
looking forward to new version!
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #9 on: April 15, 2012, 02:03:02 PM »
Thanks, I have it ready, just packaging needs to be done :)

I'll edit this post when it's done & uploaded.

EDIT: Uploaded and updated documentation.
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #10 on: April 15, 2012, 02:36:06 PM »
Thanks Yoshi, we're loving this :)

Please can you give us n00bs a clue on how to use the [windowbg] tag?  When I use it it does nothing.

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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #11 on: April 15, 2012, 02:39:57 PM »
Thanks Yoshi, we're loving this :)

Please can you give us n00bs a clue on how to use the [windowbg] tag?  When I use it it does nothing.
Some themes do not support these tags, I only found this 100% working on Curve. In fact I based it on Curve :P

Anyhow, you can simply use it like this:
[windowbg]Test![/windowbg]

If it doesn't show up in your theme I guess it doesn't support it. Sorry :(
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #12 on: April 15, 2012, 04:18:23 PM »
Very cool mod! Been looking for one like this :)

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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #13 on: April 18, 2012, 09:09:23 AM »
A very nice tool to use, thanks

smf 2.0.2  simple portal 2.3.5  default theme


Question is :

[menu][button active=true url=http://my.url/]Button title[/button][/menu]

how to code for external links , url to be opened in a new tab or browser ?

(like  target="_blank"  in html )

is it a restriction in BBC ?

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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #14 on: April 18, 2012, 09:20:39 AM »
Nice mod, Rick.
Might use in the future ;)

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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #15 on: April 18, 2012, 09:37:48 AM »
A very nice tool to use, thanks

smf 2.0.2  simple portal 2.3.5  default theme


Question is :

[menu][button active=true url=http://my.url/]Button title[/button][/menu]

how to code for external links , url to be opened in a new tab or browser ?

(like  target="_blank"  in html )

is it a restriction in BBC ?
Hi teos, this is not a feature that the mod provides. I will build this in the next version, thanks for the suggestion!

Also thanks Ashley :)
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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #16 on: April 18, 2012, 09:44:51 AM »
This is a great addition to the formatting capabilities of SMF - thanks for the mod (I only spotted it today)  ;D

Just one thing... the [buttonlist] is indeed creating beautiful buttons but they're right-aligned within the post, even with [left] justification added. The buttons are laid out from the far right and work their way in, so if I declare button1 then button 2 then button 3, they appear as button 3 button 2 button 1 (right aligned).

SMF 2.0.2 and Blackbox2 by Crip.

Any suggestions as to how I can float these lil' butties down the left hand side?

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Re: FancyPosts
« Reply #17 on: April 18, 2012, 09:50:14 AM »
It probably is the styling of your theme, that pushes them to the right. On my test installation with Curve they are pushed to the left like normal :)
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« Reply #18 on: April 18, 2012, 09:59:14 AM »
It probably is the styling of your theme, that pushes them to the right...

Thanks for confirming what I thought might be the case.

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« Reply #19 on: April 18, 2012, 10:05:29 AM »
I'll add an align=center/right/left option to the [menu] and [buttonlist] tags in the next version :)
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