Mapplace To Link mod
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|Mapplace To Link
|Converts the placenames in the map list at getperson.php into links.
|The mod is XHTML compliant.
|29 Oct 2016
|Mapplace 2 Link
|Mapplace To Link mod (this page)
|TNG Community Forums: TNG Specific - Code Discussion - Addons
|Min TNG V
|10.1.3 (probably earlier)
|Max TNG V
Purpose of the mod
The placenames in the list to the right of the map in getperson.php are converted into links, opening the place's page.
Option: Place pages open in new tabs.
NOTE: The mod is only tested in TNG v10.1.3 and v11.0.1 but is likely to work in earler versions too.
This mod was developed by Erik Hoppe who is NOT maintaining or developing this mod.
See Mod Support in the data box top right.
- A working TNG installation.
- A backup of all affected files (see the list below)
- An installed current version of the Mod Manager (is already included in TNG)
- Click on the download link, shown in the summary in the upper right corner of the page.
- Un-zip the file and you will find the .cfg file there (if there's also a folder there: That's a Mac habit - don't bother).
- Move/copy/FTP the .cfg file to the mods folder of your TNG system.
- Follow the normal automated installation for Mod Manager, as shown in the example Mod Manager - Installing Config Files to install the mod.
Edit Option: Place pages will open in new tabs (default is to open in the same tab).
In the event of a problem
- Try using the Mod Manager Remove capability
- Replace all affected files with the copies you made before the installation.
- TNG Community Forums: TNG Specific - Code Discussion - Addons
Uninstalling the mod
If you want to completely Remove (uninstall) this mod and all its tables, you should
- click the Remove button to uninstall the mod and then
- click the Delete button to delete the config file from the mods folder.
|29 Oct 2016
|Option to open pages in new tabs added.
|18 Sept 2016
|Magnifying glass and Titles added to the links.
|21 June 2016
Visualization of this mod
Sites using this mod
If you download and install this mod, please add your TNG site to the table below:
Regarding the Swedish-Only site below: Using the Google setting "English language" and then google for the site, I get a "Translate this page" beside the link. If I use it I get a quite decent translation...
|Botebygden / CD Jansdotter
Swedish only (community research site).
|Open public site: Many of Erik Hoppe's mods on display.
|not a public site
|Roots & Relatives Remembered
|Public & Private
|Hooley Family Links
|Gambrill Family Tree
|Public/Private - Template 1
|Genealogy of the Weir and Drain Families
|NO, SE, EN
|Joseph Oran Holtz Genealogy Pages
|Huygens - Van de Moortel
|Public/Private on WordPress
|MOTYER Family Genealogy
|John Mark Motyer
TNG Modules Impacted
The following TNG Modules are modified, and should be backed up prior to installing this mod: