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  • vB4: Skinning Your Forum in 10 Easy Steps

    In the spirit of providing more documentation to our customers and developer community, we put together two PDF documents and an example style. The first is "vB4: Skinning Your Forum in 10 Easy Steps." This is a step-by-step guide on how to customize the main areas of your vB4 Forum.

    The second document is the vB4 StyleVar Visual Dictionary. The StyleVar (style variable) Dictionary is more of a complementary reference guide aimed at understanding how and where to use each StyleVar for advanced customization. As we finalize the product, I will continue to provide updated versions of these two docs.

    Finally, I also included a zip file, "Wave 1.zip" that includes:
    1. Image files used in this vB4: Skinning doc.
    2. wave-style.xml - if you want to install this new style.
    3. install.rtf - instructions on how to install wave-style.
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    • Steve Machol
      #30
      Steve Machol commented
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      Sorry, this is not up-to-date for 4.0.8. However here is a list of new StyleVars in 4.0.8:

      http://www.vbulletin.com/forum/conte...evars-in-4.0.8

      Here is the list of Stylevars that have been deprecated and are not longer used in 4.0.8:

      http://www.vbulletin.com/forum/conte...ated-Stylevars

    • Alfa1
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      Alfa1 commented
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      Can we please get a complete and updated Stylevar Visual Dictionary for vb 4.2.0 ?

    • Wayne Luke
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      Wayne Luke commented
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      Originally posted by Alfa1
      Can we please get a complete and updated Stylevar Visual Dictionary for vb 4.2.0 ?
      Yeah. It has been in the online manual since vBulletin 4.2.0 has been released.
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