Difference: TWikiTip013 (1 vs. 4)

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META TOPICPARENT name="TWikiTipsOfTheDay"

Preferences settings

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    • Site admin can overload system level settings
  1. Web-level settings: located in each Web, e.g. WebPreferences topic
    • Web specific access control, navigation links, colors
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  1. User-level settings: In each user's home page, e.g. TWikiGuest topic
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  1. User-level settings: In each user's profile page, e.g. TWikiGuest topic
 
    • Settings that are only in effect when this user is logged in, such as LINKTOOLTIPINFO
  1. Topic-level settings: Affecting current topic, for web applications

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META TOPICPARENT name="TWikiTipsOfTheDay"
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Preference settings

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Preferences settings

 
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TWiki has four levels of preferences settings:
  1. Site-level settings: TWikiPreferences
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TWiki has these levels of preferences settings:

  1. System-level settings: TWikiPreferences
 
    • Site name, proxy settings, access control, skin
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  1. Site-level settings: Main.TWikiPreferences
    • Site admin can overload system level settings
 
  1. Web-level settings: located in each Web, e.g. WebPreferences topic
    • Web specific access control, navigation links, colors
  2. User-level settings: In each user's home page, e.g. TWikiGuest topic
    • Settings that are only in effect when this user is logged in, such as LINKTOOLTIPINFO
  3. Topic-level settings: Affecting current topic, for web applications
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Preferences can be overridden by the next level down.
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Preferences can be overridden by the next level down unless locked down by a FINALPREFERENCES setting at a higher level.

Related Topics: TWikiVariables, TWikiPreferences, Main.TWikiPreferences

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-- TWiki:Main.PaulineCheung - 30 Jan 2005
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-- Contributors: TWiki:Main.PaulineCheung, TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny

Revision 201 Jan 2007 - TWikiContributor

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META TOPICPARENT name="TWikiTipsOfTheDay"

Preference settings

TWiki has four levels of preferences settings:

  1. Site-level settings: TWikiPreferences
    • Site name, proxy settings, access control, skin
Changed:
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  1. Web-level settings: located in each Web, e.g. WebPreferences
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  1. Web-level settings: located in each Web, e.g. WebPreferences topic
 
    • Web specific access control, navigation links, colors
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  1. User-level settings: In each user's home page, e.g. TWikiGuest
    • Edit Box Parameters
      • Horizontal size of text edit box:
        • Set EDITBOXWIDTH = 70
      • Vertical size of text edit box:
        • Set EDITBOXHEIGHT = 15
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  1. User-level settings: In each user's home page, e.g. TWikiGuest topic
    • Settings that are only in effect when this user is logged in, such as LINKTOOLTIPINFO
 
  1. Topic-level settings: Affecting current topic, for web applications

Preferences can be overridden by the next level down.

Revision 105 Feb 2005 - TWikiContributor

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META TOPICPARENT name="TWikiTipsOfTheDay"

Preference settings

TWiki has four levels of preferences settings:

  1. Site-level settings: TWikiPreferences
    • Site name, proxy settings, access control, skin
  2. Web-level settings: located in each Web, e.g. WebPreferences
    • Web specific access control, navigation links, colors
  3. User-level settings: In each user's home page, e.g. TWikiGuest
    • Edit Box Parameters
      • Horizontal size of text edit box:
        • Set EDITBOXWIDTH = 70
      • Vertical size of text edit box:
        • Set EDITBOXHEIGHT = 15
  4. Topic-level settings: Affecting current topic, for web applications

Preferences can be overridden by the next level down.

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-- TWiki:Main.PaulineCheung - 30 Jan 2005

 
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