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TextBoxes Local Section Options becomes Global

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I've got textboxes on two different pages. I attempt to edit both using Local Section Options. The textboxes take my edits in Local, and they "automatically" appear in Global. Therefore, the settings in one textbox on the home page, for instance, effects the settings of the textbox on the other page.

 

I've tried the following:

1. deleting both textboxes, and then placed new textboxes

2. deleted what is in Global,

3. confirmed my saves were saving by clicking out into other sections, saving again, etc.

4. Turning all plugins off except for Pro Tools

 

How can I get the textboxes to work correctly so that I'm editing everything in Local, and it stays in local?

 

Also, I've got the textboxes placed in a 1 column section. When I edit the width of the 1 column section on the home page the width of the 1 column section is effected on the other page. 

 

So, bottom line: there appears to be a bug with Local and Global settings, such that local settings get carried over "automatically" into global settings. HELP!

 

The site: http://whub34.webhostinghub.com/~videoh6/cidev2.com/

 

Using:

DMS: 1.1.6

Pro tools: 1.4.6

WP: 3.8.1

 

I also have chrome Cache Killer, and I've turned on LESS compiling on save by placing the following in my wp.config:

/**
* To Turn ON LESS compiling on every save in Pagelines DMS
*/
define( 'PL_LESS_DEV', true );

 

Screenshots:

This screenshot shows that although I only set Local textbox settings on the home page they "automaticallly" get copied into Global settings, and are seen on another page where they shouldn't be:

http://screencast.com/t/hf6uFOj1

 

Thanks,

Bruce

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James B

Hi there, the textbox on the homepage is in the header area at the top, so effecting this will change the layout on the other page as well as the header and footer areas on the page are global. You'll be able to change the content locally, but the width and content will stay in place on the global options as if you enter no local content it will insert the global etc. So inserting the local overrides the local content, but any changes to width, position will reflect on the other pages if it's in a global area.


Kindly search the forum and read the documentation before posting. It will help you resolve many issues.

For CSS help be sure to check out W3Schools first and be sure to download FireBug for FireFox for troubleshooting.

James B

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balfred1345

James B,

 

Thanks for taking a look at this and getting back to me with an easy fix. Not so happy with myself though -- I probably spent 90 minutes troubleshooting, and didn't notice that I simply had sections in Header that were supposed to be in Template. :(

 

I greatly appreciate your looking at this on a Friday night. I've got it fixed, and can have the client take a look on Monday morning.

 

--Bruce

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Danny

Thanks for informing us the issue has been resolved, we appreciate it.


Please search our forums, before posting!

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