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XF 1.2 Changing Landing Page

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by The Dark Wizard, Feb 16, 2014.

  1. The Dark Wizard

    The Dark Wizard Well-Known Member

    I have xF installed in root, so you see the board when you go to www.mydomain.com

    I made a page the new index, so the board goes to www.mydomain.com/forums as expected.

    However for somereason the index URL broke, before it would display the contents of the page I selected at www.mydomain.com

    However now that I updated to the latest xF and rebuild my dev site, now visting mydomain.com shows the entire URL for the page.

    I don't remember how I had gotten it before the Board reset for our dev site. Any ideas? I know it didn't require addons and it was all done with xF.
  2. The Dark Wizard

    The Dark Wizard Well-Known Member

    This is really driving us up the way.

    I don't know how I had done it before, was it just a fluke? Reading around xF shows that it shouldn't be possible unless that was dated information but for the longest time we had a page set as the index, while the URL stayed the same, IE. www.mydomain.com

    No www.mydomain.com/pages/insertpagenamehere

    The best I can do it seems is change the page's url with the route filter.
  3. The Dark Wizard

    The Dark Wizard Well-Known Member

    All fixed out.

    Apparently adding the index as pages/mypagename with an ending /

    gives me the result I want.

    @Mike is this intentional?
  4. Jeremy

    Jeremy Well-Known Member

    Yes, you need the trailing slash. This is shown within the description.
  5. The Dark Wizard

    The Dark Wizard Well-Known Member

    Didn't seem obvious to me at the start that I was missing it.

    Sorry :(.

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