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Mod Name:
Color & BgColor Clickable BBCode Bar
Created By:
First Created:
May 31, 2008, 11:55:57 AM
Last Modified:
November 21, 2008, 11:48:49 AM
Latest Version:
Compatible With:
1.1.5, 1.1.7, 2.0 Beta 3.1 Public, 2.0 Beta 4
Total Downloads:

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Manual Install Instructions for SMF

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This modification adds a cool clickable color bar to the post & quick reply areas which can insert [color] and [bgcolor] tags.  The drop down color bar is removed as the bar makes it redundant.

Installs automatically on Default theme.
Manual edits will be required to install this on other themes.

After install you may need to Ctrl + F5 to force your browser to update your themes css stylesheet.

o English/English-Utf8
o English_British/English_British-Utf8
o French/French-Utf8 (Thanks to @ngel)
o Turkish-Utf8 (Thanks to Kapadokyali) Support Topic
o Brazilian/Brazilian-Utf8 (Thanks to Softcore)
o Dutch/Dutch-Utf8 (Thanks to Milly)
o German/German-Utf8 (Thanks to BigRandalo)
I'd appreciate any translations for more languages, please pm me them or post them in the mods topic.

Please use the modification thread for support with this modification.
(Please don't ask me to do the edits for you for free i may be willing for a fee)

Turkish Support Topic

o The color bar should fit in with almost any skin without any need for customizing, but should you want to
o Customizing the CSS:
- Use the following css classes: .colorbar, .colorcell, .colorbox, .colorboxspacer
o Customise the JS:
- To change the no. of shades per color, alter the cpm variable in the color.js file (default 26) (not recommended)
3.0 - 10th August 2007
o Now complies with SMF standards for coding
o Language strings now taken from the language files for easier translation
3.1 - 27th September 2007
o Added Brazilian UTF-8 support (Thanks to Softcore)
3.2 - 9th October 2007
o Added Dutch/Dutch(UTF-8) support (Thanks to Milly)
3.3 - 20th October 2007
o Added German/German-Utf8 (Thanks to BigRandalo)
o Added English_British/English_British-Utf8
o Ensured all supported languages have utf-8 and non-utf8 versions
3.3.1 - 31st May 2008
o Burtybob has taken over the developement of this project with Karls permission and Burtybob wishes to thank Karl for the allready great mod this is :D
3.4 - 4th June 2008
o Added portugese/Portugese-Utf8 (Thanks to joomlamz)
3.5 - 5th July 2008
o Added support for 2.0 Beta

3.6 - 5th July 2008
o Added support for Latin_Spanish (Thanks to NIBOGO)