Fixed Family Tab
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|Mod version bumped to v18.104.22.168 (and minor syntax correction) by Ron Krzmarzick since this mod uses Mod Manager tags that are only available in TNG v12. Minimum version of TNG that this mod will install on is TNG 12.0 since it uses conditional tags to see if the Maternal And Paternal Lines and Public Access Control mods are installed. I removed TNG v11.1.2 from min TNG version. KenRoy (talk) 05:11, 11 March 2019 (CDT)--||
|Fixed Family Tab|
|Summary||Fixes the Family Tab|
|Mod Updated||22 Sep 2020|
|Homepage||Fixed_Family_Tab (this page)|
|Mod Support||TNG Community Forums: TNG Specific - Code Discussion - Addons|
|Latest Mod||22.214.171.124a - 126.96.36.199a|
|Min TNG V||12.0.0|
|Max TNG V||13.0|
Purpose of the mod
This mod makes the Family tab stay active after selection, and navigating family pages is done in the innermenu (like ancestors or descendants pages).
If the Subject Person has no family (no spouse and no children), the family pages pertains to the parents. This does not change the Subject Person.
If the Subject Person has more than one family, the family pages pertains to the first family.
If a new family is selected, the new Subject Person will be the Husband/Father if possible.
(If a new person is selected, he/she will be the new Subject Person)
When family pages are browsed, the Suggest/Edit tab pertains to the current Family while the Subject Person is kept for the other tabs.
What you sacrifice
Visualization of this mod
This mod makes the TNG tab collection consistent with other tab collections on Internet:
Clicking the original Family tab in TNG
and DANG! This happens:
ALL your tabs are gone - and are replaced by others!
After mod install, this is the result of clicking the Family tab:
All tabs are at their proper places and the familychart.php is opened (optionally familygroup.php).
The familygroup.php and familychart.php (and Maternal/Paternal Lines mod) pages are selected in the innermenu.
This mod was developed by Erik Hoppe.
See all my mods at my Wiki user page.
Credits go to forumuser Merv for inspiration to make this mod and to Ron and Ken for testing, help, suggestions, advice and patience. Thanks!
More Cred to Ron and Ken for correcting/updating the mod. Thanks.
- FGW Tabs Mod before v 188.8.131.52
must be uninstalled while this mod is installed or uninstalled.
It can be re-installed after.
The below is added to all involved mods:
Of my mods, some demand a special order to Install and Uninstall. This is one of them.
Installing / Uninstalling in the wrong order may create chaos at a later stage.
The mods may signal Okay to Install but nevertheless may not be.
Order to INSTALL:
All mods below the one you want to Install, must first be Uninstalled (if you use them).
See the Uninstall order below. You can Install them after.
Order to UNINSTALL:
All mods above the one you want to Uninstall, must first be Uninstalled (if you use them).
You can Install them after. See the Install order above.
Suppose you use the Scrollbox and Fixed Family Tab mods.
Now you want to install Maternal And Paternal Lines.
As you can see in the Install Order both the used mods are below the Maternal And Paternal Lines mod and therefore you must first Uninstall the mods in the Uninstall order:
First Uninstall the Fixed Family Tab mod and then the Scrollbox mod.
Now you can install all three mods in the Install order:
First you Install Maternal And Paternal Lines, second the Scrollbox mod and finally Fixed Family Tab.
|TNG version:||≥ 12.0.0|
- 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 v10)
- Click on the download link, shown in the summary in the upper right corner of the page.
- Un-zip the file.
- 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.
- If you use the Maternal And Paternal Lines mod: Remember to clear your cache!
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
Modmanager Edit Option
- familygroup.php (Group Sheet) may be used as the Family tab default page.
Uninstalling the mod
Click the Uninstall button.
If you want to completely Remove this mod and all its tables, you should also
- click the Delete button to delete the config file from the mods folder.
|v184.108.40.206a||22 Sep 2020||Updated for TNG v13.0|
|v220.127.116.11a||29 Jul 2020||Because of prev update persons w/o parents got themselves as parents... Sorry about that.|
|v18.104.22.168||24 Jul 2020||The subject person changed when a tab was clicked in some situations. Cleaned up and re-wrote some code.|
|v22.214.171.124||29 Jul 2019||Remove warning from undefined constant. Bumped version to min. required. Ron K.|
|v126.96.36.199||6 Jan 2019||Bookmarking of getperson.php was removed. Now back. Thanks to Ron K for the alert.|
|v188.8.131.52||8 Oct 2018||The Suggest tab didn't "release" the PersonID properly. Thanks to Ron K for the alert.|
|v184.108.40.206a||23 Sep 2018||Small modification: Maternal And Paternal Lines mod now shows "Family..." in the innermenu.|
|v220.127.116.11||17 Sep 2018||Introduction|
Sites using this mod
If you download and install this mod, please add your TNG site to the table below:
Regarding my Swedish-Only site: Using the Google setting "English language" and then google for the site, I have a "Translate this page" beside the link. If I use it I get a quite decent translation...
|Botebygden (Only Swedish)|| Erik Hoppe
| Public site - mods on display
Demo of this mod (Wife is subj. pers)
|Roger's Ramblings & Genealogy||Roger Moffat||18.104.22.168||12.0.1||EN|
|Roots & Relatives Remembered||Ron Krzmarzick||Public & Private||See Here||See Here||EN,DE,CS|
|Cole / Tanner Family Tree||David Cole||Public/Private||see here||see here||English|
|British 1820 Settlers to South Africa||Paul Tanner-Tremaine||Public||22.214.171.124||12.1.0||English|
|Racine d'Alsace||J-Louis Valory||Public/Private - T17 personnalisé||126.96.36.199||12.0.2||French|
|Current info on my user site||JPB||Public site||...||...||DE, EN, FR|
|Barta-Joggele Online aus Mauren, Liechtenstein||Gerald Meier||Private||188.8.131.52a||12.3||DE, EN, FR, ES, PT|
TNG Modules Impacted
The following TNG Modules are modified, and should be backed up prior to installing this mod:
- xerxxFamilyMaternalLine.php (if Maternal And Paternal Lines mod is installed)
- xerxxFamilyPaternalLine.php (if Maternal And Paternal Lines mod is installed)