Tag Archives: Advanced Forum

Drupal 7 – Override the .tpl.php in Advacned Forum

Advanced Forum has some default themes which are located @ sites/all/modules/advanced_forum/styles/<theme>.

Naked/Naked Stacked themes could be used for customization. So copy the .tpl.php which you want to customize in the sites/all/modules/advanced_forum/styles/naked folder to your theme folder.

For example, i want to customize the advanced-forum.naked.author-pane.tpl.php.
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Drupal 7 – Customize the Author Pane in Advanced Forum

Here is another topic about working on Drupal forum based website. So if u have Advanced Forum installed. Your forum topic should looks like the following picture.
drupal7-advanced-forum-author-pane-1
 

It should be better to add more author information instead of just the username and the user picture. This could be done by the Author Pane module.
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Drupal 7 – Enable forum topic view count in Advanced Forum

We know that we could enhance the core Forum module in Drupal 7 with the help of the Advanced Forum module.
Drupal 7 – Strengthen the core Forum module by Advanced Forum

Today, i would like to share how to add the forum topic view count on the forum topic listing page.
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Drupal 7 – Strengthen the core Forum module by Advanced Forum

I am now working a new website project which includes a forum. With the Forum module bundled in the Drupal core. It is easy to build a forum based Drupal site. In the coming days, i would like to share suggestions when working on forum site.

First of all, you could equip your Drupal website with the basic forum features by enabling the core Forum module. However, that may be not enough for meeting the client’s requirements or it is difficult to customize it. That’s why we need the Advanced Forum module.
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