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Offline Yendor

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« on: November 08, 2014, 11:56:05 AM »
I know this has been covered a little but I still am a little stuck. I have created a banner here So far so good one might think but I have no idea how i actually did it now and would like to have a background image as well as be able to use it as a signature. Also would like the click here box actually do something. I am using WD 10.37R216 and have wxgraphic 6.3 installed in my upload directory.


« Last Edit: November 08, 2014, 11:59:35 AM by Yendor »

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Re: Weather Banner
« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2014, 11:08:32 PM »
Hi Rod

On the forum under profile-forum profile, there is a signature box. You can put what you need in there. Here's mine to work from for starters, although I don't think it currently works because I haven't put the graphic in the right place
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[size=10pt][font=verdana]Cheers, Andrew[/font][/size]

[SIZE=9pt]Vantage Vue, Weather Display, Webcam.

There is a character limit in the field so watch out for that

In terms of creating a banner with an image, someone else may be able to help there. Sorry but as you see I struggle with just getting mine up!

Edit 20/11: Changed quote tag to code tag to show code - duh!
« Last Edit: November 20, 2014, 10:55:42 PM by gabba »
Cheers, Andrew

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Re: Weather Banner
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2014, 09:20:26 PM »
I have discovered that you need to upload the background you want and rename it to the appropriate file within wxgraphic. For me it was banner_big.php. I do not know how to tell  anyone how I place the banner in my signature field because when I type in the string I get the banner not the text. Now all I need to do is sort out the font colors to make it a little more readable.
« Last Edit: November 20, 2014, 09:32:18 PM by Yendor »

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