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calendar Touch 5

Craig V 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated by Christine Masters (Director of Product Management) 5 years ago 2
Is there a calender widget for touch 5 mobile? I want it to display like a standard calendar in a grid format.
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I want to change the month in utl to subtract 1 from the current month

Craig V 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated by Christine Masters (Director of Product Management) 5 years ago 4
I am using this:
[% asset.starttime('Y, n, j, G, i, s') %]

and where the month # is (n) I want to subtract 1 from the #.

Example: [% asset.starttime('Y, n -1, j, G, i, s') %]

My example doesn't work and is just an example of what I want to happen.
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How to add a columnist

Mia Hyman 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated by Christine Masters (Director of Product Management) 5 years ago 1
I want to add columnists to my college online newspaper. Does anyone know how to add them in the Columnist tab under Opinion?
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How to automatically add video to Associated Press articles

Aaron Gillette (Marketing Director, TownNews.com) 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated 5 years ago 0
In today's newsroom, video is an important tool. It adds depth to reporting and entices readers to spend more time on your site. Our new Associated Press automatic video matching service makes it easy to add video to AP articles, with no work from you! Learn more »
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Creating a widget out of a block without links opening in a new window

Craig V 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated 5 years ago 2
Is there a way to create a widget out of a block without having the links open in a new window. Currently when you use the iframe code from the widget tab of a block it automatically adds target=_blank.
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Photo Watermark

Jason Schaefer 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated 5 years ago 2
Does anyone know if BLOX has a method to automatically add a watermark during processing of the multiple sized photos but keep it off the original for selling through second street's photo service?
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Hi Jason! That is not currently available. You could do something a bit more manual, like a Photoshop macro, and then upload an unmarked one for MyCapture, but nothing automated.

We also can disable right clicking and/or save to desktop via a JavaScript - but of course, you could always do a screen shot.
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What's the easiest way to temp disable the paywall?

Mike Stickler 6 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated 5 years ago 5
We are making our site free during the current winter storm. To do so I edited the url assignments for each of the services but the process takes a little time and is prone to error when it is done and undone as a check mark missed can lock some users out of a section. 

Is there an easier way to accomplish the same thing?
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Add the ability for front-end users to make purchases with Paypal in forms

Jacki Gray 5 years ago in BLOX CMS 0
Add the ability for front-end users to make purchases with a Paypal account in forms--not just limit users to entering a credit card.
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Option to duplicate classified assets

Jacki Gray 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated by Christine Masters (Director of Product Management) 5 years ago 1
Feature request: It would be great to have the option to duplicate assets in Marketplace>Classifieds. A function to duplicate assets in all Blox applications would be useful.
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Omaha World-Herald rolls out revamped digital products

The Omaha World-Herald unveiled an updated family of sites powered by TownNews.com's content management solutions. In addition to the flagship, Omaha.com, the World-Herald launched on TownNews.com a wellness portal, LiveWellNebraska.com, a statewide high school sports gateway, NEPrepZone.com, an outdoors site, GoOutdoorsNE.com, a parenting site, Momaha.com and an upgraded e-Edition. Read more »
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TownNews.com partners grab top spots at Oklahoma Press Association competition

Aaron Gillette (Marketing Director, TownNews.com) 5 years ago • updated 5 years ago 0
TownNews.com customers collected the top three awards in the Website Contest (weekly division) at the 2014 Oklahoma Press Association Annual Convention. GrandLakeNews.com earned first place, followed by WagonerTribune.com and CowetaAmerican.com. Read more »
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Collection Pagination

Jason Schaefer 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated by Christine Masters (Director of Product Management) 5 years ago 4
Is there a customization that I am not seeing that paginates the number of articles associated with a collection? We are in the process of setting up topic pages but the number of articles is making the page very long and it would look better if it paginated after about 20 articles.
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Updated Story Notifications

Max Magee 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated by Christine Masters (Director of Product Management) 5 years ago 4
A co-worker mentioned that it'd be nice for logged-in readers to be able to mark a story so that they receive notifications if and when that story is updated. I guess by email.
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Bullets and other special characters

Amanda Dresbach 5 years ago in BLOX CMS • updated by Christine Masters (Director of Product Management) 5 years ago 2
One of our publications uses bullets and other special characters in the print edition. Those characters are stripped out when content is loaded into Blox. How can we prevent that from happening?