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Offline Sunset_1

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Changing the "Help" page
« on: July 08, 2019, 09:10:10 AM »
Hey
For some time now I've been wondering whether there is a possibility to change the contents of the "Help" window. I would like very much to insert my customized message there, but am not sure as to how. I hope that somebody can... help me.  ;D

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Re: Changing the "Help" page
« Reply #1 on: July 08, 2019, 09:16:14 AM »
Yes, basically everything you see in SMF can be changed.
The default theme holds the templates.

Where in the help section would you want to add your contents?
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Re: Changing the "Help" page
« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2019, 09:20:14 AM »
Well, yes and no....

the page displayed at index.php?action=help can be changed in your default theme folder by editing Help.template.php
/Themes/default/Help.template.php

However, the content of the pages linked from that page are our wiki/usermanual -- so those can not be changed.
Please do not PM, IM or Email me with support questions.  You will get better and faster responses in the support boards.  Thank you.

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Re: Changing the "Help" page
« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2019, 09:40:52 AM »
Thanks for very quick help.
Perhaps I should have been more specific, but you guided me into the right direction anyway.
I was looking for the file Manual.language-utf8.php. I thought that it was in the installed theme files.