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GTUserCP - Enhanced USERCP Interface + USERCP Menu
Mod Version: 1.1.1, by Princeton (Coder/Designer) Princeton is offline
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This modification is in the archives.
vB Version: 3.6.8 Rating: (89 votes - 4.85 average) Installs: 780
Released: 12 Jan 2007 Last Update: 12 Nov 2007 Downloads: 5533
Not Supported Template Edits Additional Files  

NEW 1.1.1 VERSION (download GTUSERCP_111-2.zip)

The 1.1.0+ version now replaces the USERCP_SHELL template. No edits are necessary. However, manual edits are required if you wish to use the UserCP Menu like we have here on vbulletin.org.

If upgrading from a previous version you can revert the "USERCP_SHELL", "SUBSCRIBE", and "usercp_nav_folderbit" template.


Custom modification brought to you by Joe Velez (aka Princeton vbulletin.org Admin).


This modification is a combination of the new vb.org USERCP and the UserCP dropdown menu.

Why would you want to install these features?
  1. Decrease Server Resources
  2. Increase Usability
Support modification by "Installing", "nominating for MOTM", and/or donating.

How does this help with server resources?

Typically if you want to edit or view your personal information you would click the UserCP navbar link (wait for the page to load) and click the option you wish to view.

Did you know?

You just hit the server with 11 Queries + HTTP Request + Bandwidth just for visiting the UserCP default page. What's worst is that this is not even the page that you want to view. Yep, you guessed it there goes an additional hit to the server.

Add this modification to bypass the UserCP default page.
The savings are HUGE especially on a big-board site.

How does this help with usability?
  1. Private Messages are the most frequently used user option.
    • Moving this to the top will give members quicker access.
    • Displaying custom folders will also bypass some pages (clicks) and therefore decreases server resources.
  2. Collapsing/Expanding some of the options will provide members quicker access to what is important to them.
This modification has been reported working on earlier vb versions 3.5.4+.

Instructions:
  1. Install product via Product Manager.
  2. If you want to add UserCP Menu read the README file. This has to be done manually.
  3. Show your support click "Mark As Installed", nominate for MOTM, rate this modification, and/or donate.
History:

v 1.1.1-2 : Missing phrase
v 1.1.1 : Added SUBSCRIBE template replacements
v 1.1.0 : New 3.6.8 version released (w/ template hook)v 1.0.2 : Added missing template changes
v 1.0.1 : Added missing template changes

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  #391  
Old 25 Jan 2008, 09:36
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Hi,

there still is unphrased text: search for "view all" in GTPM_USERCP_SHELL.
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  #392  
Old 26 Jan 2008, 20:53
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I got bored and made this compatible with 3.7 Beta 3, if you want to use it go ahead I'm not going to support this post so if you find any errors in this code fix them yourself.

Replace your entire GTPM_USERCP_SHELL template with the contents of the attached .txt file.

A screenshot is also provided.
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File Type: jpg GTUserCP.jpg (78.6 KB, 38 views)
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File Type: txt GTPM_USERCP_SHELL.txt (11.6 KB, 21 views)
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  #393  
Old 28 Jan 2008, 01:46
Hannan Hannan is offline
 
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Nice, thank you
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Old 28 Jan 2008, 21:04
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katie hunter katie hunter is offline
 
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Originally Posted by cellarius View Post
Hi,

there still is unphrased text: search for "view all" in GTPM_USERCP_SHELL.
Hey so was this fixed ?
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  #395  
Old 30 Jan 2008, 10:13
slossetti slossetti is offline
 
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Originally Posted by ctfortner View Post
I installed, and the User CP worked great. I cannot get the UserCP menu to work however. i am using 3.6.8 patch 2. I edited the navbar and found and replaced the code given in the readme, but it just didnt give me a dropdown at all. everything still worked, just no menu dropdown.

I am using a custom template that did not originally use the navbar menu, but i added it myself and that may be why, but as mentioned the code was still the same as your directions. i can attach navbar code if needed. thanks for help.

todd

I have the same problem, any idea?
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  #396  
Old 30 Jan 2008, 22:25
cirdok2 cirdok2 is offline
 
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I really like this hack!

I read someone has been able to use it on 3.6.0 , could you share how?

Thank you
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  #397  
Old 31 Jan 2008, 14:14
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Stifmeister2 Stifmeister2 is offline
 
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Originally Posted by cirdok2 View Post
I really like this hack!

I read someone has been able to use it on 3.6.0 , could you share how?

Thank you
It doesn't work if you just install it??

It's running perfectly on my 3.6.4, and I don't think there have been any drastic changes from 3.6.0 to 3.6.4, I might be wrong though...
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  #398  
Old 10 Feb 2008, 23:51
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Originally Posted by Princeton View Post
if you are unsure of what you are doing .. I recommend waiting until the new release is out.

a 3.7 version will be released once vBulletin 3.7 goes RELEASE CANDIDATE or GOLD
Awesome!
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  #399  
Old 13 Feb 2008, 11:26
GoodKarmaKid GoodKarmaKid is offline
 
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Real name: Jason
Thumbs up

Installed on 3.74beta and thought it was working fine, but realized two fields are effected:

The "Edit Profile" Box
The "Buddy Ignore Lists"

Should be an easy fix for someone who knows what they are doing? Unfortuantley, I don't

Thanks, Looking forward to this working VB 3.74+

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Old 14 Feb 2008, 13:32
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that is correct .. I believe other changes are required - but I haven't really looked into it. I will once there's a 3.7 Release Candidate.

any new updates will be for the 3.7 Release Candidate
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  #401  
Old 15 Feb 2008, 03:29
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Should come out in the next weeks, they are already in beta 5
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Old 15 Feb 2008, 05:19
SpreadingLight SpreadingLight is offline
 
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I can't find this, from the README:

<if condition="$show['member']">
<td class="vbmenu_control"><a href="usercp.php$session[sessionurl_q]">$vbphrase[user_cp]</a></td>
</if>


in navbar. I can only find vbmenu_control in FORUMDISPLAY and SHOWTHREAD.

Where is it accessed at navbar?


edit: The navbar I figured out. Somehow it got deleted from one of my styles.


Also, the images aren't displaying.
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Last edited by SpreadingLight; 15 Feb 2008 at 13:34.
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  #403  
Old 15 Feb 2008, 13:49
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copy this image to your misc/ folder

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Old 15 Feb 2008, 15:06
SpreadingLight SpreadingLight is offline
 
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Thank you, that displays.

Would you happen to have the compatible folder images also?
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  #405  
Old 15 Feb 2008, 15:14
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there in the zip file
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