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New forum version and layout

Post by gbesoain » Wed Oct 27, 2010 11:57 pm

I have changed forum version and theme, hope you like it, please vote and comment here

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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by rd » Thu Oct 28, 2010 4:04 am

Can everybody see my avatar???? :lol:

Looks good 'G'. Imagine my surprise when I got on tonight. I thought I was somewhere else, and not "home". :D


EDIT: Tried the poll, and said my 'yes' entry was invalid. #-o
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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by mel wilson » Thu Oct 28, 2010 9:08 am

Love it "G", nice to see the place with a lick of fresh paint, although when I tried to vote, it keeps coming up as "Invalid".

@RD, yep bud, I can see your Avatar =D>

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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by gbesoain » Thu Oct 28, 2010 12:49 pm

Thanks for the feedback guys, just solved the poll problem so you can cast your vote now :)

If you find any other "bug" please let me know.

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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by mel wilson » Thu Oct 28, 2010 3:40 pm

Thats better boss, vote now casted

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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by harkonnen » Thu Oct 28, 2010 5:23 pm

So far I like it.

Avatar looks good RD.

I couldn't access the Microsoft 'Flight' section. :cry:
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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by gbesoain » Thu Oct 28, 2010 5:32 pm

harkonnen wrote:So far I like it.

Avatar looks good RD.

I couldn't access the Microsoft 'Flight' section. :cry:
Thanks!! Let me check the "Flight" section now

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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by Mythrilfan » Thu Oct 28, 2010 9:01 pm

Not at all bad. For purely aesthetic reasons, you might want to rethink the search box/727 layout on the top right though.
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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by gbesoain » Thu Oct 28, 2010 9:18 pm

Mythrilfan wrote:Not at all bad. For purely aesthetic reasons, you might want to rethink the search box/727 layout on the top right though.
And what do you suggest?

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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by Mythrilfan » Thu Oct 28, 2010 9:29 pm

Specifically? Some sort of rearrangement of the layout. So that they don't overlap like they currently do - it's slightly distracting (but I'm nitpicking).

This would probably entail moving the search box in lieu of the plane. Where to, I wouldn't know. Maybe onto the (whatchamacallit) button bar, maybe just to the left of the plane. Maybe off the header altogether. But someone with some more experience regarding web and/or graphic design than me might be able to give you a few pointers.

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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by gbesoain » Thu Oct 28, 2010 11:52 pm

Mythrilfan wrote:Specifically? Some sort of rearrangement of the layout. So that they don't overlap like they currently do - it's slightly distracting (but I'm nitpicking).

This would probably entail moving the search box in lieu of the plane. Where to, I wouldn't know. Maybe onto the (whatchamacallit) button bar, maybe just to the left of the plane. Maybe off the header altogether. But someone with some more experience regarding web and/or graphic design than me might be able to give you a few pointers.
Very good point, thanks for the feedback!

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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by groundsquirrel » Fri Oct 29, 2010 1:43 am

I like it. I don't have a problem with the search box location. Maybe a different background color for the search box would help with the contrast a bit. I understand keeping the graphics to the ends of the header box to allow for banners, ads, etc. in the center area. I like the idea of putting the search box in the "home" bar.
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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by rd » Fri Oct 29, 2010 4:23 am

Noticed that when you click on the "view more smilies", that I get an error.

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Invalid use of group function [1111]

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Please notify the board administrator or webmaster: gbesoain@gmail.com


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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by gbesoain » Fri Oct 29, 2010 3:07 pm

rd wrote:Noticed that when you click on the "view more smilies", that I get an error.

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SQL ERROR [ mysql4 ]

Invalid use of group function [1111]

An SQL error occurred while fetching this page. Please contact the Board Administrator if this problem persists.

Please notify the board administrator or webmaster: gbesoain@gmail.com


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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by Mythrilfan » Fri Oct 29, 2010 6:05 pm

And the reworked top right corner looks much cleaner now as well.

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Re: New forum version and layout

Post by gbesoain » Fri Oct 29, 2010 10:06 pm

Mythrilfan wrote:And the reworked top right corner looks much cleaner now as well.
Great thanks... Anything else please let me know

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More themes available

Post by gbesoain » Fri Nov 05, 2010 5:40 pm

For those (only one so far :twisted: ) who didnt like the new theme, I have enable two more themes for you, including the "old" SubSilver" theme. Just go to your UCP http://forums.surclaro.com/bb3/ucp.php -> Board Preferences --> My Board Style and chose the one you prefer :wink:

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