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Webdoc

Community Member, 332 Posts

6 October 2009 at 5:49am

Can someone please explain how i can make the header image that changes when u change page

homepage - header 1
products - header 2
1st product group - header 3
2nd product group - header 4

and so on...

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Webdoc

Community Member, 332 Posts

6 October 2009 at 7:36am

The header area must be in cms to edit before content. i understand that i need to add some lines in page.php under mysite but dont know what kind.

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Carbon Crayon

Community Member, 598 Posts

6 October 2009 at 7:51am

Hi Webdoc

All you need to do is add an ImageField so that users can attach an image to the page. So to do that your Page class would look like this:

class Page extends SiteTree {
   
   public static $has_one = array(
      'BannerImage' => 'Image'
   );
   
   function getCMSFields() {
      $fields = parent::getCMSFields();
      
      $fields->addFieldToTab('Root.Content.Main', new ImageField('BannerImage', 'Banner image'),'Content');   

   return $fields;   
   }   
}

Then in your template you can use $BannerImage to call the image or <% control BannerImage %>$CroppedImage(20,20).URL<% end_control %> etc. etc.

Hope that helps

Aram

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Webdoc

Community Member, 332 Posts

6 October 2009 at 7:56am

almost aram but im using flash embed code so image is not right.

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Carbon Crayon

Community Member, 598 Posts

6 October 2009 at 8:02am

When you say flash embed code are you using SWFs? if so I tend to use a FileIFrameField instead of an ImageField and 'File' instead of 'Image'

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Webdoc

Community Member, 332 Posts

6 October 2009 at 8:03am

but how i set the size of it

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Webdoc

Community Member, 332 Posts

6 October 2009 at 8:03am

can u help with sample code please

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Carbon Crayon

Community Member, 598 Posts

6 October 2009 at 8:04am

Surely the size is set in the embed code?

basically you are going to be using the CMS to set the URL of the flash object, the size will be hard coded into the template flash code, or am I missing something?

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