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Welcome Message

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by Ryan Kent, Jun 3, 2011.

  1. Ryan Kent

    Ryan Kent Well-Known Member

    I am trying to locate the Welcome Message phrase for unregistered visitors.

    "Hello there guest and welcome to [forum name]. To gain full access you must Register....."

    I can't locate the phrase, and don't see a reference in PAGE_CONTAINER.

    Can anyone point me in the right direction?
  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    That sounds like an add-on or template modification to me.

    Where exactly are you seeing this phrase?
  3. Peggy

    Peggy Well-Known Member

    Yeah, I don't think there is a default visitor welcome message. I've never seen one.
    I did my own welcome message,
  4. Trombones13

    Trombones13 Well-Known Member

    I believe that's part of the XenFans Welcome Blocks addon. *finds link unless Brogan beats me to it*

    EDIT: It's here, though I think there is(/was?) an add-on that can be installed instead of doing the template changes.
  5. Ryan Kent

    Ryan Kent Well-Known Member

    I am helping Smooth set up his site: http://www.smoothforum.com

    I had thought it was XenFans Welcome add-on, but he doesn't have that installed so I figured it was default XF. If it is not, then nevermind I'll take a closer look.
  6. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    Definitely a custom template/code.
  7. Decent60

    Decent60 Well-Known Member

    Unless he's talking about this (located in the PAGE_CONTAINER)
    <xen:if is="!{$visitor.user_id}"><br /><br /><br />
                                                    <p class="importantMessage">Hello there guest and welcome to our forum!<br />
                                                    If you like what you see in the Guest Sections, then you should <a href="{xen:link 'register/'}"><b>Register</b></a> to gain full access <br />
                                                    to the site. We have much more to show you!<br />  Registration is free and it takes only a few moments to complete.<br />
                                                    Already a member? <a href="{xen:link 'login/'}">Login here</a> then!</p>
    Just slightly changed in the version he is looking for.
  8. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    It's still custom and not part of the default code.
  9. Ryan Kent

    Ryan Kent Well-Known Member

    That was it Decent. Yes it was a customization which I removed. I presume there is a thread in the template edit section offering that change.

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