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  • vB5 How To: Add forum names into Today's Posts / New Topics

    vB5 How To: Add forum names into Today's Posts / New Topics

    One major thing that has been missing in vB5, has been the name of the forum in the Today's Posts / New Posts results. You are told the name of the topic, who started it, when it was started, who made the most recent post, etc...but you are not told what forum it's in.

    For many, this is essential, as they only want to read threads in forums they are interested in.

    Well, here's how to add this back in.

    First, add this to the template css_additional.css
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  • vB5 How To: Allow pinch and zoom on mobile devices

    vB5 How To: Allow pinch and zoom on mobile devices

    To make the vB5 default style "zoomable" on mobile devices:

    Find this in the header template:
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, minimum-scale=1, maximum-scale=1" />
    Change the "maximum-scale" value to a higher number, such as 3:
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, minimum-scale=1, maximum-scale=3" />
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  • What is Site Builder

    What is Site Builder

    One of the major features in vBulletin 5 is a feature called Site Builder. It allows you to control the configuration of each individual page on your site. You can create custom layouts for forums, the front page, blogs, etc... There are a few limitations but it gives you a lot of freedom. You can have all forums use one layout or make individual layouts for each one. If an ad unit isn't working in one location just drag and drop it into a new location. Need to make a new Forum quickly? You can...
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