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By popular demand the next patch release will add in support for setting some block titles via a block parameter (rather than just template editing which can get complex if you use the block in more than one way). Support will be provided for the following blocks:
  • main_forum_news
  • side_forum_news
  • main_forum_topics
  • main_news
  • side_news

If the parameter isn't specified then behaviour stays unchanged (automatic titles).


Also extra parameters will be passed in to templates for these blocks, allowing better customisation:
  • main_rss
  • side_rss
  • main_quotes


Last edit: by Chris Graham


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Yay thank you very much. :)

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Awesome!, thanks Chris. I am sure there are many out there that are good at template editing but for us mere mortals using settings and parameters is much more user friendly.

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Yah!!! This is a small enhancement that will go a large way. Thanks Chris!

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