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Customizing forums using CSS and JavaScript

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Wild Apricot technical support team does not provide support for CSS customization, JavaScript, or theme overrides. (Read more)

You can customize your forum discussion pages and gadgets using CSS customizations and global JavaScript.

To add CSS customization, hover over the Website menu and select the CSS option. From the screen that appears, enter the appropriate code for your customization, then click Save to preview your customization within the preview area on the right. When you are finished making your changes, click Cancel to close the screen.

To add global JavaScript to your site, click the Settings menu then click Global JavaScript under Site settings. In the code box that appears, enter your JavaScript then click Save.

Removing the last update author

Using CSS code, you can remove the name of the author of the last update from discussion forums.

Removing the name from the forum topics page

To remove the author's name from the forum topics page, use the following code:

Removing the name from individual page topics

To remove the author's name from individual topic pages, use the following code:

Removing the name from the forum updates gadget

To remove the author's name from the forum updates gadget, use the following code:

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This customization will also remove the author's name from the recent blog posts gadget.

Removing the author and the date

To remove both the author and the date of the forum post from the forum updates gadget, use the following CSS code:

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This customization will also remove the author and date from the recent blog posts gadget.

Changing the Deleted user label

When a contact is removed from your contact database, their forum posts will be attributed to Deleted user.

To change the Deleted user label within the forum topic list and forum summary gadgets, copy and paste the following code on the Global JavaScript screen:

where New label is the label you want to appear in place of Deleted user.

To change the Deleted user label within forum topics, copy and paste the following code on the Global JavaScript screen:

where New label is the label you want to appear in place of Deleted user.

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