Welcome to the DNN Community Forums, your preferred source of online community support for all things related to DNN.
In order to participate you must be a registered DNNizen

HomeHomeUsing DNN Platf...Using DNN Platf...Administration ...Administration ...Copy Module as ReferenceCopy Module as Reference
Previous
 
Next
New Post
5/31/2013 11:44 AM
 

When I make a reference copy of a module, is it possible to have anything about that module, i.e. a setting, be unique to both instances?  For example.  I have the events module, on 1 page I want to show it as a list and I've made a copy of the events module and put it on a different page.  On the 2nd page I want to show the module as a week view.  I've tested this and I know it isn't possible.  But it speaks to my example of a setting.  I realize this setting in particular is shared.  But is it possible to have a setting that is NOT shared with a referential copy of a module?

 

Thanks

    Nick

 
New Post
5/31/2013 1:27 PM
 
Hi Nick, if you're talking about the DNN Events module, then yes you can. You need to add the second module as a new one (not referenced) and then set that as a sub-calendar of the first one. Then you can set the view as you wish. For future reference, the Events module has its own sub-forum here http://www.dotnetnuke.com/Resources/F... where you'll get to talk to the module developers.
 
New Post
5/31/2013 2:18 PM
 
Hey Pingle,
I was just using the Events module as an example. My intent is to be able to share the content across referenced modules, but have a setting that is not shared so that the data can be presented in two different ways. That is interesting about the Events module though. I did not know that could be done. I will look and see how that's done and see if it might work for me.

Thanks,
Nick
 
Previous
 
Next
HomeHomeUsing DNN Platf...Using DNN Platf...Administration ...Administration ...Copy Module as ReferenceCopy Module as Reference


These Forums are dedicated to discussion of DNN Platform and Evoq Solutions.

For the benefit of the community and to protect the integrity of the ecosystem, please observe the following posting guidelines:

  1. No Advertising. This includes promotion of commercial and non-commercial products or services which are not directly related to DNN.
  2. No vendor trolling / poaching. If someone posts about a vendor issue, allow the vendor or other customers to respond. Any post that looks like trolling / poaching will be removed.
  3. Discussion or promotion of DNN Platform product releases under a different brand name are strictly prohibited.
  4. No Flaming or Trolling.
  5. No Profanity, Racism, or Prejudice.
  6. Site Moderators have the final word on approving / removing a thread or post or comment.
  7. English language posting only, please.

Content Layout

Subscribe to DNN Digest

DNN Digest is our monthly email newsletter. It highlights news and content from around the DNN ecosystem, such as new modules and themes, messages from leadership, blog posts and notable tweets. Keep your finger on the pulse of the ecosystem by subscribing.  


Copyright 2017 by DNN Corp Terms of Use Privacy
What is Liquid Content?
Find Out
What is Liquid Content?
Find Out
What is Liquid Content?
Find Out