• This allows you to aggregate the contents of multiple ((Collections)) into the current collection. more »
  • This widget displays a tag cloud for the current collection (or for one/multiple other "source collections" if specified). Clicking on a tag goes to the post list (in the "destination collection" if specified), filtered on the… more »
  • This panel allows you to specify the number of days a recycled comment is kept in the recycle bin before it is purged. Warning: This setting affects ALL collections in the system. more »
  • This widget displays checkboxes or links that allow the user to subscribe/unsubscribe to email notifications on the current collection. [image:5789:Widget with display mode set to show options using text] The widget has some display settings (see below)… more »
  • This screen shows a list of all Content Blocks in the current collection. more »
  • This list will let you manage which Item Statuses can be assigned to the current Item Type when using the Workflow View for example. more »
  • This tool lets you quickly generate many sample base domains for testing. This is useful for stress-testing b2evolution. more »
  • There are several comments notification emails available. more »
  • Displays a breadcrumb path from the category root to the current post, going through sub-categories. By default, this uses the main category of the post being displayed. Then it recurses back to the root. Settings Separator: specify the separator… more »
  • This panel lets you enable the [[Workflow]] features (disabled by default) of the collection. If workflow is enabled, you will be able to assign posts to specific users with the appropriate permissions. Additionally, you will be able to set properties like Priority, Status and Deadline for each posts. more »
  • This page lists all the Items which have a special Item Usage. more »
  • Check if you want Meta Comments to be displayed in the front-office (typically after the regular comments, on disp = single). If not checked, the meta comments will appear only in the back-office (e-g: on the Item Edit Screen). more »
  • This panel allows the assignment of Workflow properties to the item. more »
  • This tool lets you quickly generate sample many private messages between users. This is useful for stress-testing b2evolution. more »
  • So you want to localize (mainly translate) b2evolution to your own language? Here’s how to do it with minimum effort by using the gettext system provided by b2evo. If this is the first time you are dealing with localization and/or gettext, you may… more »
  • The latest documentation for upgrading to a higher version is included in your blog bundle, specifically in the doc directory. For example: doc/upgradefrom_b2evo.en-UK.html. The following instructions refer to the upgrade documentation included with ver… more »
  • This page explains the function of all the folders and files found in the b2evolution root folder. more »
  • 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 »
  • The following instructions provide an abbreviated description of installing XAMPP on Windows 7. XAMPP is an all-in-one web server solution that includes Apache, mySQL and PHP, all of which are needed to run a local test environment of b2evolution. more »
  • There are several things you can do to optimize the performance of your system. Fast Hosting First off, obviously, you may need a faster [http://b2evolution.net/web-hosting/top-quality-best-webhosting.php web host] (we have [http://b2evolution.net/w… more »
  • Warning: The following assumes you have your own Linux server with root access. Blindly following this procedure may lead to breaking your Linux setup. DO NOT do this if you don’t understand it. Use this page only as a guideline. Running the… more »
  • This panel contains user session related settings such as session timeouts and redirection after logging in. more »
  • Here’s the typical procedure you will follow: Chose a web hosting company and go to their site. Select a hosting plan. The entry level hosting plan is typically enough. Just make sure it includes at least one MySQL Database (sometimes just… more »
  • Set up your webserver If you are using [http://b2evolution.net/web-hosting/top-quality-best-webhosting.php shared hosting], check that your hosting plan allows multiple domains and set those up as "Domain Aliases". If your are using a [http:… more »
  • This tab shows a list of currently scheduled jobs. Each line represents a job that is pending (waiting to be executed), currently executing (started), or has already executed: Finished, Timed out, Error. more »
  • The In-skin Edit Screen is the easiest way to edit content but it may not be available in the Evo Skin you are currently using. more »
  • If your blog is being hammered with comment spam, it will get slower and slower as your database gets bloated with hundreds of thousands of spammy comments. At some point your site will get so slow and will consume so many resources that your web hosti… more »
  • Short answer: no! :) Long answer: The posts, comments, users, settings, etc. are stored in a MySQL database which is not part of your b2evolution file structure. It is next to impossible to accidentally overwrite and erase that data. It is even quite… more »
  • /conf/_basic_config.php is b2evolution’s main config file. This file is created during the installation process, using the file /conf/_basic_config.template.php as a model. If you wish, you can also do this manually and enter correct settings b… more »
  • /conf/_admin.php sets how the Back Office works. more »