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domain.com/admin || Log-in boxes missing, F5 and they appear


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borriej

4 May 2010 at 11:00pm (Last edited: 11 August 2010 9:19am), Community Member, 267 Posts

Hello,

When you look at my website: http://www.url.nl/admin

it wont show the log-in boxes when the page is loaded.

After you refresh it (F5) it does show them. Using SS 2.3.7

This happens on all my websites, why does this happen?

When I click, lost password they dont show at all.

Please help!
Ty!

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martimiz

5 May 2010 at 1:50am Forum Moderator, 1091 Posts

In your Themes/... /Layout/Page.ss, somewhere near/below $Content, do you have the $Form variable present?

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borriej

5 May 2010 at 2:17am (Last edited: 5 May 2010 2:18am), Community Member, 267 Posts

No, because in the normal template/website i dont want the forms to be visible.

If I place a $Form in the Page.ss template will the site always show the log-in box? I only want it visible when people visit the domain.com/admin part of the site.

What must I do?

page.ss looks like this:

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/strict.dtd">
<html>
<head>
<meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html;charset=utf-8">

      <% base_tag %>
      <title><% if MetaTitle %>$MetaTitle<% else %>$Title<% end_if %> &raquo; </title>
      $MetaTags(false)
      <link rel="shortcut icon" href="/favicon.ico" />
      <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="../css/layout.css" />

      <% require themedCSS(layout) %>
      <% require themedCSS(typography) %>
      <% require themedCSS(form) %>
      
      <script type="text/javascript" src="../../../swfobject/swfobject.js"></script>
      <link rel="stylesheet" href="litebox/css/lightbox.css" type="text/css" media="screen" />
      <script type="text/javascript" src="litebox/js/prototype.lite.js"></script>
      <script type="text/javascript" src="litebox/js/moo.fx.js"></script>
      <script type="text/javascript" src="litebox/js/litebox-1.0.js"></script>   
         
</head>

<body onload="initLightbox()">

<div id="topWrapper" class="clearfix">
   <div id="topLogo">
   </div>
<div id="topMenu" class="clearfix">
      <% include topMenu %>
   </div>
</div>

<div id="pagewidthWrapper" class="clearfix">

<div id="LeftMenu">

      <div id="Navigation">
         <% include Menu %>
   </div>
      
      <div id="brandHolder">
         <% include BrandNames %>
      </div>
      
</div>

   <div id="twoCols" class="clearfix">
      <div id="MidContentWrapper">
      
               <div id="MidContentWrapper_smaller">
                  <div style="margin-left:-2px;">
                  
                     <div class="typography">
                        <h1>$Title</h1>
                        <h2>$SubTitel</h2>
                     </div>
                     
                  </div>
                  
                  <div class="typography">
                     $Content
                  </div>
               </div>
      </div>
      
      <div id="RightMenu">
               <div id="RightWrapper">
               
                  <% include RightMenuBar %>
                              
               </div>
      </div>
      
   </div>
      
</div>

</body>
</html>

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martimiz

5 May 2010 at 2:41am Forum Moderator, 1091 Posts

You can just leave the $Form in. SilverStripe won't go haphazzardly showing all kinds of forms :-) Just try and find out what happens :-) (don't forget to $flush=1)

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borriej

5 May 2010 at 4:05am Community Member, 267 Posts

Wow Martimiz! You really helped me out today with all my questions!! Thank you so much, this also worked :D