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Solved Categories won't work?

Post by sonic31862 on May 2nd 2016, 6:23 pm

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Description of problem

I add a category to my forum, and I don't see it come up in the website.

When I say category, I mean I go onto: AP > General > Categories And Forums > Add a category.

Any help, please? Waaa


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Solved Re: Categories won't work?

Post by SLGray on May 2nd 2016, 6:26 pm

How do you have the structure set?

AP > Display > Homepage > Structure & Hierarchy


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Solved Re: Categories won't work?

Post by sonic31862 on May 2nd 2016, 6:30 pm

@SLGray wrote:How do you have the structure set?

AP > Display > Homepage > Structure & Hierarchy

I have it set to none.

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Post by SLGray on May 2nd 2016, 6:32 pm

Try this: pick the middle one in the bottom row.


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Solved Re: Categories won't work?

Post by sonic31862 on May 2nd 2016, 6:33 pm

It worked, but now every forum is in a seperate category.

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Post by SLGray on May 2nd 2016, 6:34 pm



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Post by sonic31862 on May 2nd 2016, 6:35 pm

No, I didn't. I have 2 categories (Xbox One, and main forum), with 6 forums.

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Post by SLGray on May 2nd 2016, 6:36 pm



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Post by sonic31862 on May 2nd 2016, 6:42 pm

I have definetely created forums and only 2 categories. I have also tried everything else.

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Post by SLGray on May 2nd 2016, 6:45 pm

Please post a screenshot of this page from your administration panel > general > forum > categories & forums.


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Post by sonic31862 on May 2nd 2016, 6:48 pm



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Solved Re: Categories won't work?

Post by Genesis on May 2nd 2016, 6:53 pm

Your forums are not connected to the category.

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Solved Re: Categories won't work?

Post by SLGray on May 2nd 2016, 7:03 pm

Genesis is correct. The politics forum is not connected to a category.


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Post by sonic31862 on May 2nd 2016, 7:15 pm

Do you know how to connect it, then? Very Happy

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Post by sonic31862 on May 2nd 2016, 7:33 pm

Never mind. I fixed it. Thanks for your help, anyway!

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Post by SLGray on May 2nd 2016, 7:40 pm

You're welcome.

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