• disp = edit_comment

    This Disp is used to display the in-skin edit form for a Comment. This only works if In-skin editing is activated in In-skin Action Settings. This is especially useful in Forum collections where it is desirable to be able to edit in the front office.… more »
  • disp = lostpassword

    This Disp is used to display a password recovery form that Users can use if they lost their password. This only works if In-skin login is activated in In-skin Action Settings. This, of course, only applies as long as the particular skin you are using… more »
  • disp = activateinfo

    This Disp is used to display information telling Users how to activate their account. They can also use it to obtain a new activation email if needed. This only works if In-skin login is activated in In-skin Action Settings. This, of course, only… more »
  • disp_detail = posts-date

    This is a variation of disp = posts where the posts are filtered on a specific date range, for example a specific month. This would be a typical "Archive page". more »
  • disp_detail = posts-tag

    This is a variation of disp = posts where the posts are filtered on a specific tag. more »
  • disp_detail = posts-next

    This is a variation of disp = posts where we are no longer on most recents posts list but rather on page 2, 3, 4, etc. more »
  • disp_detail = posts-filtered

    This is a variation of disp = posts where the posts are filtered on any other filter than a specific category, specific date or specific page, which each have their own $disp_detail. more »
  • disp_detail = posts-default

    This is the same as disp = posts but $disp_detail is set to posts-default if we are on the front page of the current Collection. This happens if you set your front page to display Disp Post? in Features > Front Page. This allows to have a slightly… more »
  • disp = register

    This Disp is used to display a registration form. This only works if In-skin login is activated in In-skin Action Settings. This, of course, only applies as long as the particular skin you are using doesn’t completely override the behavior of… more »
  • disp = feedback-popup

    This Disp is deprecated. It was used in early versions to display the comments for a post in a popup window. more »
  • disp = sitemap

    This Disp is used to display a sitemap for the current collection. It is composed of: Links to the common pages A list of Pages? A list of categories A list of Posts This, of course, only applies as long as the particular skin you are using… more »
  • evoSkin Structure

    evoSkins are basically collections of template files inside of a skin folder. This is the organization of templates inside a skin folder. Main templates At the very least, a skin folder like /skins/myskin2 must contain a main template file named in… more »
  • disp = mediaidx

    This Disp is used to display an index of media files found in the current Collection. In other words: images, videos, sounds, attached to Posts of the current Collection. The presentation is very dependent on the skin you are using. more »
  • disp_detail = posts-subcat

    A variation of disp = posts and disp_detail = posts-cat where posts are filtered on a sub-category, i-e: a category that is not a top-level category. This distinction matters in the case of Forums for example. more »
  • disp_detail = posts-cat

    This is a variation of disp = posts where posts are filtered on a specific category. This distinction matters in the case of Forums for example. more »
  • Moderating the Visibility of Posts & Comments

    Moderators or any User with sufficient permissions will see two moderation buttons at the bottom of each Post or Comment they can moderate that modify visibility. more »
  • Multiple authors

    When your blog is meant to be managed by several users with different kind of permissions, this parameters could be useful: Use advanced perms: checking this you will enable two additional tabs to control specific permissions level applied over… more »
  • How to call a blog from a subdirectory?

    This man page applies to b2evolution version “phoenix” There are situation where you don’t want all your blogs called from the same directory on your web server. This page explains how to achieve this. Prerequisite In order to un… more »
  • Fighting SPAM with .htaccess

    Keeping the spammers at bay with a hardened .htaccess should be your first line of defense with any web site. So let’s get started! Restricting Where Comments Originate From Everyone likes comments, but no-one wants comment spam. The simple… more »
  • External Feeds

    ‘’b2evolution version 2.4.6′’ The External Feeds fieldset is part of the Blog Properties since b2evo version 2.4.6. This is useful when you use an external service such as Feedburner to manage your RSS feeds. In this case, ent… more »
  • After each new post

    Here you can set up your collection to notify various services when you publish a new post. See weblogs.com and blo.gs for information about such services. All installed "ping plugins" will be listed in this panel. By checking/uncheking them,… more »
  • Collection Owner

    The Blog Owner or Collection Owner is the User? designated as the Owner if the Global Blog / Collection Settings. more »
  • Same owner's collections list Widget

    This widget will display a list of all collection that have the same owner as the current one. This can be useful as a navigation menu. more »
  • General Settings

    This panel allows to set general settings for the User Group. Group Name In b2evolution v6.6.4, the default groups are set up as follows: 1 Administrators 2 Moderators 3 Editors 4 Normal Users 5 Misbehaving/Suspect Users 6 Spammers/Restricted Users… more »
  • Managing post statuses

    This option is useful to define your own statuses and be able to assign them to the posts of the collection. Even when this view is always available to manage the statuses, they will be actually assignable to posts only if Use workflow is enabled at… more »
  • About Customization

    You can control every aspect of your blog’s functionality and appearance through several levels on customization: Backoffice settings Widgets Skins / Themes Skin parameters Plugins Customizing or Developing your own skins We… more »
  • International Manuals

    This page is for linking manuals and tutorials in other languages. (Full length tutorials or sites on b2evolution only; not for individual blog posts) If you want to start a manual/help site in your own language, please let us know. more »
  • Timeouts

    This section contains two fields that you can set to change your timeout settings. Reload-page timeout This is where you change the timeout settings in reloading your blog’s pages. You can change both the minutes and the seconds settings but the… more »
  • Locales Tab

    Using the Locales tab, you can set your default locale for your blog posts. You can also enable several locales from a list of locales and create your own locale too, if you wish to. Regional Settings In the Regional Settings section, you can choose t… more »
  • Organizations tab

    The "Organizations tab" is meant to be a another way to classify users inside the site, from this view could be created as many organization as wished, and the stored information for anyone of them is: the name of the organization and the URL… more »