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Forgotten Password Template Problem


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nimeso

Community Member, 17 Posts

2 September 2009 at 9:44am

Hi All,

Firstly, Thanks for such a great product... lovin it!

I'm quite new to SS and have just finished my first simple site but I have a problem with the 'Lost Password Page'.

Because the lost password url is something like http://testsite.tko/Security/lostpassword. My sub menu is showing up... following?

see attached screen

my menu code looks something like:

<% if Menu(2) %>
<div class="oneCol leftMenu">
<ul>
<% control Menu(2) %>
<li class="$LinkingMode"><a href="$Link" title="Go to the &quot;{$Title}&quot; page">$MenuTitle</a>
<% if LinkOrSection = section %>
<% if Children %>
<ul>
<% control Children %>
<li class="$LinkingMode"><a href="$Link" title="Go to the &quot;{$Title}&quot; page">$MenuTitle</a></li>
<% end_control %>
</ul>
<% end_if %>
<% end_if %>
</li>
<% end_control %>
</ul>
</div>
<% end_if %>

How do I stop the menu showing?

Thanks heaps

Jamie

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baba-papa

Community Member, 279 Posts

2 September 2009 at 11:29pm

Hello Jamie,

I think that the method "lostpassword" is redered with the Page.ss template. You can create a template that will be applied if the "lostpassword" method is called.
1. Copy the Page.ss template
2. rename the copy Page_lostpassword.ss
3. Change the template code of Page_lostpassword.ss

I hope that will work ;)

Roland

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mschiefmaker

Community Member, 187 Posts

20 October 2009 at 8:35pm

So I have created a lost template which applies but I have lost it contents i.e. I no longer see

Enter your e-mail address and we will send you a link with which you can reset your password

Email ...

I have tried calling $LostPasswordForm i.e.

<div class="typography">
<div id="Content">
<h5>$Title</h5>
<div id="Surround">
$LostPasswordForm
</div>
</div>
</div>

What should it be?

Thanks

Catherine

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socks

Community Member, 191 Posts

20 October 2009 at 9:36pm

Edited: 20/10/2009 9:37pm

This is all I have in my custom template for the Lost Password page. (if you wanted to customize your login page, it would be Security_login.ss)

Security_lostpassword.ss

<div id="content-body">
    <h1 id="page-title">$MenuTitle.XML</h1>
	$Content
        $Form
</div>

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mschiefmaker

Community Member, 187 Posts

21 October 2009 at 7:11am

Doh!

Too busy looking for something complex, forgot the basics!!

thank you, much appreciated

Catherine