Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

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Zagdul
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Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by Zagdul » Tue Jul 13, 2010 14:11

OK, I have a site: http://fatalascension.com/killboard/


as you can see, it's transparent so it needs a background...

Here's the site with a Bloc template I purchased:

http://fatalascension.com/forum/

Here's what I want it to look like:
http://fatalascension.com/forum/index.p ... =Killboard

I achieved this by using Custom Actions and just including an iframe. There is a problem though.

http://fatalascension.com/killboard/?a= ... ll_id=1636

When I directly link to one of the kills, it doesn't include the entire site.



What is the best (and easiest) way to wrap the Killboard with SMF and still be able to directly link to pages on the killboard?



Few ideas I had...
1. Is there a way to possibly send a request when the URL is linked to force it into the iframe?
2. Wrap the killboard site with the smf site, what's the best way to go about this?
3. Create a style for the killboard that mimic's the Bloc template... <-- this would be a LOT of work and I'd lose a lot of functionality.


Thanks in advance.. :)

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Re: Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by milleruk » Tue Jul 13, 2010 21:05

Contact me ingame ill talk you through it



here my example..



http://www.knightsofdivinity.co.uk/killboard/

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Re: Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by Zagdul » Wed Jul 14, 2010 03:14

milleruk wrote:Contact me ingame ill talk you through it



here my example..



http://www.knightsofdivinity.co.uk/killboard/
Nice, I like the RSS feed block :)

will do thanks

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Re: Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by Zagdul » Sun Jul 25, 2010 08:05


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Re: Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by Beor0d » Wed Aug 04, 2010 01:25

Is it possible that you post your solution so that others can use it aswell?

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Re: Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by inflatablemouse » Mon Nov 22, 2010 12:09

I'm in the same boat. My test site is here:

http://smf.bijkersworld.com/index.php?action=kb

I couldn't get it to work with just an iframe, it would erase the main sites' banner and mainmenu. I used an AJAX script to push the site to an iframe. Problems with that are allignment which only seem to work in IE. Firefox shows the site off center.

Next step would be to change the kb theme to fit the main site theme.

I would really appreciate it if you could share your custom action code.

Thanks.

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Re: Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by advance » Mon Dec 13, 2010 13:09

I've tried contacting milleruk ingame and nothing. Maybe someone else knows how to do it ? ;>

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Re: Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by kalstrams » Fri Jun 01, 2012 02:06

Hello

I have a similar need - I want my KB to have same [color wise] template as my SMF forums. I can provide you with forums theme files.

We can do this for some ISK, if you want.

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Re: Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by milleruk » Fri Jun 01, 2012 12:01

its all about changing the index.tpl file :)

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Re: Wrapping my killboard with my current SMF theme etc...

Post by kalstrams » Sat Jun 02, 2012 11:35

can you be more specific then, please ;)

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