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Tutorial Warning for locked topics

Post by Ramdaman Mon 1 Dec - 15:33

Warning for Locked Topics
Hello Members of Forumotion,

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to add a notice on locked topics. It may be helpful for members to understand better. Here's an image of what it will look like.

Warning for locked topics Av2z4y

Warning for locked topics 09615110 JavaScript Installation:

Go to your Administration Panel ► Modules ► HTML & JavaScript ► JavaScript code management

Click the "Create a new JavaScript code" button. Fill in the fields as follows:
Title * : Topic blocked
Placement: In the topics
Javascript code *: Copy and paste the following code.

  $('.bodyline #page-body:has(#i_reply[alt*="locked"]), #main-content:has(.i_reply[alt*="locked"])').prepend('<div class="topic-warning-block" align="center">We\'re sorry but this topic is locked.</div>');

Warning for locked topics 09615110 CSS Installation:

You're not finished yet. Go to your Administration Panel ► Display ► Pictures and Colors ► Colors ► CSS Stylesheet

Paste this code into your stylesheet:
.topic-warning-block {
  border: 1px solid;
  margin: 10px 0px;
  padding: 15px 10px 15px 50px;
  background-repeat: no-repeat;
  background-position: 10px center;
  background-image: url(;
  color: #750000 !important;
  background-color: #D26067;
  -webkit-border-radius: 10px;
  -moz-border-radius: 10px;
  border-radius: 10px;
  text-align: center;
  font-weight: bold;
  font-size: 18px;
  text-shadow: 1px 1px 1px #AAA;

Now save and you're finished! The following will show you what JavaScript and CSS elements you can edit.

JavaScript Elements:
We\'re sorry but this topic is locked. - This can be changed to a message of your desire.

CSS Elements:
border - 1px: Sets the thickness of the border. Increase the px number to increase thickness.
border - solid: Sets the design of the border. Choose from solid or dashed.
margin - 10px: Sets the margin space for top and bottom. Increase the px number to increase space.
margin - 0px: Sets the margin space for right and left. Increase the px number to increase space.
background-image: Displays an image for the background. Change the url inside the paranthesis to modify the background image.
color: Sets the text color for the warning.
background-color: Sets the color for the background of the warning.
border-radius: Sets how round the edges of the border will be. Increase the px number to increase roundness.
text-align: Sets the alignment of the text.
font-weight: Sets the volume of bold text.
font-size: Sets how big the font will be. Increase the px number to increase text size.
text-shadow: Sets the shadow and color of the text.

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Tutorial Re: Warning for locked topics

Post by skouliki Tue 11 Feb - 10:59

This code was updated to fit in with the new HTTPS address

updated 11.02.2020 by skouliki

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