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0 Replies and 865 Views Create an Animated Banner image using DnnGo.LayerGallery  865  0 Started by  Greg McLoughlin-Wilden We all want to have a nice looking animated banner on our home page. Well DnnGO.LayerGallery is a great tool, but I always had issues getting the animation and tranpsarent background into the Image.  So here is how I created the effect below.     Add a DnnGoLayerGallery to a full width pane on your website Add a new slide, and select your background image at 2000 x 480 in size and aligned Left. The left is important because that sets the co-ordinate reference system for the sli...
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28 Oct 2018 12:39 PM
0 Replies and 1302 Views Export site template  1302  0 Started by  Dylan Atkinson 1. Go to the site you will wish to export for later use 2. Go to 'Host' in the Admin menu and then select 'Site Settings' 3. Click on the 'Export Site Template' and fill in the necessary details 4. Click 'Export' and wait for download 5. Go back to 'Host' and 'Site Settings' and click 'Add New Site' 6. Enter the relevant details and select the template you just exported from the dropdown list   Your new site has now been created.
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05 Jun 2018 02:57 PM
0 Replies and 1315 Views Hiding/showing DNN module based on roles  1315  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier When hiding or showing a module in DNN:   Select 'Settings' from the module settings menu (cog icon) On the permissions tab untick 'Inherit View permissions from Page' Tick or block the roles you wish to be able to view the module If a role is not in the list and you wish to restrict access to it, you may need to add it to enable control over it.   Select 'Update' and confirm
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30 Jan 2018 04:00 PM
0 Replies and 1397 Views DNN stop users names from showing in search bar  1397  0 Started by  Greg McLoughlin-Wilden If you have the search bar active on your DNN site, you can set what appears in the results. Blogs, Forums, Users etc. By default Users will appear in these results which is not altogether desirable so, to turn this off and other things follow the steps below:   Login in as Admin or Host Go the search results page, the easy way is to search for something :) Change the page to edit mode Select the settings cog for the search module Go to the 'Search Results Settings' tab Selec...
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11 Jan 2018 12:48 PM
1 Replies and 2117 Views Add a New User  2117  1 Started by  Greg McLoughlin-Wilden To add a New User:   Login in as Admin. Select the top 'Admin' menu then choose 'Use Accounts'. Scroll to the bottom of the screen and select 'Add New User'. Enter the details of the user. Select if you want to 'Authorise' the user immediately. This means they don't have to authorise their account via an email link. Select if you'd like a random email chosen for the user. This will be emailed to them. Select the 'Add New User' button to add the new user...
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08 Jan 2018 03:54 PM
0 Replies and 1464 Views Conditional Statements based on DNN role  1464  0 Started by  Dylan Atkinson Conditional Statements based on DNN role   NOTE: These conditional statements will only work with the Canopi/Iwebs Course or Session Browser module.     What problem does this solve The conditional statement allows you to direct users to specific areas of the website based on their user role (i.e. Staff Administrators go to an Administrator dashboard, Learners go to a Learner dashboard).   How do I use this feature The Canopi/Iwebs Course or Session Browser module u...
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08 Jan 2018 03:32 PM
0 Replies and 1462 Views Adding DNN Session Browser  1462  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier Create your Catalogue items  Tag with the appropriate DNN1 and DNN2 tags   Create a custom report with entity Catalogue Item You will need ****** fields You will neeed to filter the report for the CIs you wish to include (identifier) Save the report    Create another custom report with entity Learning Event You will need *** fields  Filter the report for the CIs you wish to include (identifier)   ____________________________________________   Confirm you...
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10 Nov 2017 03:24 PM
0 Replies and 1611 Views Adding a header pane  1611  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier To add a header pane for contact details: 1. create a HTML module and put it in 'Header pane' 2. populate the source of the module with the contact details - you can use the following useful icons:   3. Save and confirm your work 4. open the settings for the module and untick 'Display Container' and tick 'Display module on all pages' 5. Save and confirm
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11 Sep 2017 04:20 PM
0 Replies and 1773 Views DNNGO Unlimmited033 Skins  1773  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier How to add change a skin for a DNN portal without affecting another portal   Log in as administrator go to the xplugin tab on the right hand side of the screen on the right colum, select the skin you wish to copy and select the 'Copy' button Name the new skin and select update when you are returned to the skins page, look for your newly created skin in the right hand column and select it. In your new skin, select options the settings shown in the main window now will apply to ...
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24 Jul 2017 12:32 PM
0 Replies and 2753 Views DNN Go Widgets  2753  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier Navigate to!/Codes Search for and select the widget you wish to add Copy the source code and paste it in an HTML panel
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11 Apr 2017 11:20 AM
0 Replies and 2187 Views Change container styles for a module  2187  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier Confirm you are in edit mode Select the cog on the module to view the module settings Scroll down to 'Page settings' Scroll down to 'Module container' Select the container you wish to use Select the 'Update' button  
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11 Apr 2017 10:53 AM
0 Replies and 1928 Views Add a new page  1928  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier Login as site admin Select 'Pages' from the top menu and navigate to add new page Enter a page name (this appears in menu) Select a page title Select a parent page(if applicable) Select 'Add page'
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11 Apr 2017 10:43 AM
0 Replies and 2112 Views Add module to a page  2112  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier From the top menu select 'modules' Select 'add new module' Select the module you wish to add (usually HTML) Drag the module to the desired pane
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11 Apr 2017 10:28 AM
0 Replies and 2367 Views Configuring DNN to Janison SAML IdP  2367  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier To configure DNN as an IdP for the Janison CLS follow the instructions below.   OK, so this is not going to be as easy as that :) but below is a procedure to configure DNN as a SAML IdP to connect to the Janison LMS. This process kind of works for any SAML integration, for example you needs certifcates etc, and you need to exchange them between the IdP and the SP. Before you get started you need a few things: A program like 'CreateCertGUI' or 'IIS' to generate a private signing ke...
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07 Apr 2017 04:02 PM
0 Replies and 2008 Views Remove Superuser from a user account  2008  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier Log in as a site administrator Go to 'Host' view the second level and select 'SuperUser Accounts' Find the user you want to demote and select the pencil icon Select 'Make Regular User'
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07 Apr 2017 02:31 PM
0 Replies and 2029 Views Adding Site Administrators  2029  0 Started by  Matt Pleysier Log in as a Host Select 'Host' then 'Site Management' Find the site you wish to create an administrator for and select the pencil icon Select 'Advanced settings' Scroll down to 'Security Settings Select an existing user from the site to be the Administrator Select 'Update' and test
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07 Apr 2017 02:13 PM
0 Replies and 2836 Views Create a New Portal  2836  0 Started by  Greg McLoughlin-Wilden To create a new DNN portal:   Login as a Host account Select 'Site Management' from the 'Host' menu Select 'Add new Site' from the bottom of the screen Select 'Parent' as the Site Type Select '' as the Site Alias Later on you can give sites their own URL like but for now this will create the site as Fill in the Title, Description and Keywords sections. Sele...
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03 Apr 2017 02:52 PM
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