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TXP's gTxt strings displayed in their original places on TXP's admin UI

Switch Textpatterns admin language to TXP’s core text strings aka gTxt_strings and see them all in place.

Use Opera Search to Access Your Install

Get to your TXP backend in with three keystrokes.

Link Template 2 File

Import/Export Templates, Forms and CSS.

A simple export script that iterates through your forms, templates and css and exports them to a folder. The second script updates the database with the exported files.

txp:output_form = includes

One of the obvious benefits of Textpattern is it's ease of use and the control it offers over various parts of a site... without the aid of an FTP SFTP program. Some would argue that once Textpattern is installed and running there would be NO need for anything other than the TxP control panel. It really doesn't matter, the point is allot of...


Bookmarklets for a "Blog This" feature

Offers a tag for bookmarklets feature, like “blog this”.

Tooltip popups and notes on admin screen

Add some help tips to your admin page

This is a reasonably simple way to add some additional notes and helpful text to your admin screen. The popup tooltips act upon mouseover of the tooltipped text.

Self-register on a Textpattern site

Add text on login page to have people register

This will simply add a bit of text and a link on the login page to let people know to register if they don’t already have a login.

Renaming Textpattern directory

Change Textpattern administration directory

If you’re looking to rename the Textpattern admin directory (which by default is “textpattern”), then you may do this with mod_rewrite through your .htaccess:

RewriteEngine On
RewriteRule  ^admin/(.*)  /textpattern/$1     [NC,L]

where “admin” would be come the...

Hiding the Authors List

Restricting view of authors list to authorized admin access

So it came to my attention that, even though only Managing Editors and Publishers (Textpattern privilege assignments) are given access to the ‘admin’ tab in the Administration Panel, anyone who is logged in can access the ‘site admin’ screen if they point their browser to ?event=admin

Changing passwords

Changing your Admin Panel password

If you are the sole user of the site, then you probably already know you can change your password by clicking the ‘admin’ tab and selecting the ‘site admin’ tab under that.

However, if you are not the primary or first registered user on the site, and are not granted admin access (only ‘Publishers’...

Advanced Options open by default

When you’re writing an article in Textpattern, there is a link on the left for ‘Advanced Options’. Clicking it opens many new options, such as an override forms, custom fields, keywords, etc. By default, these Advanced Options are hidden until clicked open. If you would like it to be open by default, then here’s how...

Textpattern Bookmarklet

The bookmarklet pre-loads the following fields
custom_1 (closet) = Page-Title
custom_2 (cupboard) = Page-URL
Title (of the post) = Page-Title
Body (of the post) = via-link to the referrer

All 1085 articles are stored in the treasure rooms that are the Archives.
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