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Category: vBulletin

Alternating Row Color on ForumHome

On Forumhome and many other areas where data is displayed in vBulletin, columns are displayed in alternate background colors .alt1 and .alt2. Learn how to change it to alternating Table Row backgrounds, on your ForumHome.

Multi-Prefix Sorting on ForumDisplay

On Forumdisplay pages in stock vBulletin, you can select only one prefix while sorting and filtering threads. This modification will allow you to select multiple prefixes while filtering threads via the Display Options block on Forumdisplay.

Tabbed ForumHome using DOMTab

Learn how to create a Non-AJAX tabbed ForumHome in vBulletin. We’ll be implementing the DomTab (Navigation tabs with CSS and DOMscripting) solution available for free. Each category on the Forumhome will have it’s own tab.

Separate Categories on Forumhome

In the default vBulletin skin, all forum categories are displayed as a part of a single table (<table>) element. Heres a step-by-step guide on how to make those categories separate and insert a line-break between them.

vBulletin Security Tips – Part II

This is Part 2 of the “vBulletin Security Tips” article. If you haven’t read the first part of this article, read it here: vBulletin Security Tips – Part I

vBulletin Security Tips – I

vBulletin is pretty secure out of the box. But a little more security won’t hurt. Right? Some of the tips mentioned herein can help prevent mass-damage to your Forum, even if your login info gets into wrong hands.