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Magazine Layout not working?

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leah    2
leah

I have my blog page set to magazine layout, and I've chosen ZERO full-width layout post. Each post is showing up with the title, excerpt . . . AND the entire post in the layout (in the columns not full-width). How do I change this? I'd like JUST the title and excerpts. My site is not live, so I can't provide a link yet.

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leah    2
leah

my reading settings are set to "summary" in my WP dashboard, and in the drag-and-drop PL, I have NOT checked show full posts.

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leah    2
leah

also deactivated all my plugins, so it is not a plugin issue.

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Jake    74
Jake

Hi Leah,

 

There's a checkbox right under the dropdown for full-width posts that I suspect may be the issue. You'll see what I'm referring to here http://d.pr/i/yzWJ, can you confirm it's not checked? 


Have you searched the forums yet or checked out the DMS user docs?

PageLines geek, blogging at MyUntangledLife.com

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leah    2
leah

here is a screenshot - you'll see the excerpt under the title of the post, and then the actual full post.

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greenfly    230
greenfly

Hello Leah

 

Could you send us an Admin logon for your site to hello at pagelines dot com and and i will log on and take a look for you. :)


The answer to many issues can be found by searching in the forum before posting as someone else  may very well have had the same problem before you have.  Also, reading the documentation can help you gain a good understanding of how everything works. 

 

Please do not send me private messages. Occam's razor - The principle states "Keep things simple!"

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greenfly    230
greenfly

Leah - please can you disable all non-pagelines plugins and let us know when you have done this. 


The answer to many issues can be found by searching in the forum before posting as someone else  may very well have had the same problem before you have.  Also, reading the documentation can help you gain a good understanding of how everything works. 

 

Please do not send me private messages. Occam's razor - The principle states "Keep things simple!"

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Danny    1,327
Danny

Ok, this is extremely weird I must say and one I can not recreate either.

However, there are a number of issue related to your debug info, which is related to your server configuration, this may well be the cause of your issue.

 

PHP Safe Mode : Yes!
PHP Open basedir restriction : Yes!
PHP User : Posix functions are disabled on this host!
 
Therefore, you need to contact your web host provider and ask them to resolve the following. ONce they have please reply here if the issue persists.

Please search our forums, before posting!

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leah    2
leah

Contacted my server guy. I'll keep you posted.

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leah    2
leah

My server guy changed all the settings to what you requested, and now not only is it not showing up properly, magazine mode appears to not be working at all. Thoughts?

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leah    2
leah

still having issues - help! I need to launch this site sooon - thank you!

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leah    2
leah

So now it's worse - my blog page is not propegating properly - default template does not appear to have the "rapid tabs" or whatever they're called with Recent posts, etc. Also, favicons not showing.

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hansonexperience+    8
hansonexperience

I have the same problem. I am not using the PRO DMS and saw that magazine style (and lots of other options) are PRO now....!! Could that be the issue?

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leah    2
leah

OH that would be not nice. Ok we'll wait to find out.

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hansonexperience+    8
hansonexperience

No not nice. More features are skipped now and grey in free version

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greenfly    230
greenfly

Hello Leah 

 

Checking your debug info - http://studiojew.com/?pldebug=1 shows that aformentioned server  issues are not corrected. 

 

PHP Safe Mode : Yes!
PHP Open basedir restriction : Yes!
PHP User : Posix functions are disabled on this host!

The answer to many issues can be found by searching in the forum before posting as someone else  may very well have had the same problem before you have.  Also, reading the documentation can help you gain a good understanding of how everything works. 

 

Please do not send me private messages. Occam's razor - The principle states "Keep things simple!"

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hansonexperience+    8
hansonexperience

Martin Davies why is it that magazine layout is a pro feature now with this new release?

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leah    2
leah

Ok made the request to server person again. I changed the PHP safe mode myself, everything else he has to do.

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leah    2
leah

I forwarded my server guy's email to help at pagelines.com - now the content sidebar on the blog page is also missing. 

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greenfly    230
greenfly

Hello Leah - just responding to yours and Dougs email now. 

 

Hansonexperience. we just checked and Magazine layout isn't a pro feature. are you seeing information to the contrary?


The answer to many issues can be found by searching in the forum before posting as someone else  may very well have had the same problem before you have.  Also, reading the documentation can help you gain a good understanding of how everything works. 

 

Please do not send me private messages. Occam's razor - The principle states "Keep things simple!"

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hansonexperience+    8
hansonexperience

Martin Davies yes. I will make a screenshot from Pagelines dashboard.

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