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Postby paulmn » Sun Aug 19, 2007 2:20 pm


we have installed the OCS on our server and everything is fine thus far. i have a question regarding the customization of our site.

we really only need three sets of pages.

1..... a login page. we would like this to be the first page users see.
2...... once logged in, the next page we would like users to see is a listing of all tracks and the abstracts/presentations under each track.
3...... when users click on a author/abstract/presentation/etc, they are directed to the detailed abstract and presentation, where users can post comments.

that's all we need. .(we already have a conference web site and registered users. the OCS will simply be a link from that pre-existing site.)

is there a way to set up the site this way so just to have those three levels of pages?


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Re: customization

Postby asmecher » Mon Aug 20, 2007 8:35 am

Hi Paul,

You'll need to comment out quite a number of links in the OJS template files, primarily in the sidebar and header templates:
  • templates/common/sidebar.tpl
  • templates/common/header.tpl
OTOH, that should be all that's necessary.

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Re: customization

Postby paulmn » Tue Aug 21, 2007 9:46 am

.. thanks for the guidance, alec. i'll check that out.
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