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Re: How do I create new themes???

Postby swirlee » Tue Jul 15, 2003 8:29 am

T-ROCK wrote:I am an EXTREME newbie when it comes to this kind of stuff, so if I am in way over my head don't be afraid to tell me to leave well enough alone...

Creating themes for phpBB is notoriously painful. It's not that it's difficult, as such, it's just that it takes a terribly long time. If you go into your phpbb/templates/ directory and pick a template (you may only hae subSilver) you can see all of the template files that control how your phpBB looks. I count 51. The upshot is that these can be edited in Dreamweaver or a similar program pretty effectively. It's just going to take you awhile.

If you're serious about it, though, I recommend heading on over to phpBB's Styles & Development Discussion and reading the Sticky topics at the top. That should give you a reasonably good start.
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Postby Joel » Tue Jul 15, 2003 10:41 pm

If you merely want to change colours, you can do it through the Administration panel.
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