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  • KatB
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    Comments in the templates Link to this post

    I am sure this is obvious and I am sure my question makes all experienced SS developers and users groan, but

    Can I put comments in a template so that the next time I read the template I can understand the thinking behind the code, but it doesn't get translated for the browser? And if so, what does those comments look like?

  • Willr
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    Re: Comments in the templates Link to this post

    you have to use normal html comments I guess for your templates <!-- this is a comment --> if you don't want it to show up in the browsers view source you could create a method in Page called Comment so you would have

    function Comment() {
    return false

    then in the template you could use <% if Comment %><!-- Write all your notes in here --><% end_if %>

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