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PlatformPro: The Feature Slider needs some help

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#1 sidianmsjones†


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Posted 01 December 2010 - 11:38 PM

- When you assign a post category to it, you'd expect that it would use the already assigned featured images. Instead you have to manually assign them. - There doesn't seem to be enough room for the post titles or the title font is too large. - You'd also expect that the posts it pulls in would automatically link to the posts themselves, but these must be manually assigned as well. - I don't see any options regarding turning off or on excerpts, or shortening them. - There seems to be no over-arching way of choosing options for the Feature Slider. For instance what if I would like ALL the slides to have white text on an overlay, etc, etc? All in all working with Feature Slider is very clunky. All the features are available but a hassle to work with.

#2 bryan-hadaway



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Posted 02 December 2010 - 03:05 AM

Thanks, your ideas have been forwarded to the developers. Thanks, Bryan

#3 sidianmsjones†


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Posted 24 December 2010 - 06:56 AM

Anyone know if there has been any improvements made on this? Also I'd love to know where I can keep a pulse on any changes, improvements, etc that happen with PlatformPro.

#4 ericmyers


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Posted 25 December 2010 - 07:32 AM

Will bump to Andrew.

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Posted 24 January 2011 - 06:31 PM

Any update here? I'm having similar problems. Pulling content from a blog post doesn't work very well at all...

#6 cmunns



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Posted 24 January 2011 - 08:11 PM

Auto generating content from the posts might seem like a good idea, but really there is no way that it would look good considering a feature image and a thumbnail are not the same.