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Join Us On Facebook & Twitter Infobox ! HELP !

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I have this setup on my osc 2.3.1 test site, however.. the problem I have is when I input the 'username' for the facebook page, it directs the user to my personal username, and not the actual page.

 

Pages can have usernames, I have this setup

 

facebook.com/my.name

vs

facebook.com/my.company

 

it takes it to my.name, I want it to go to my.company

 

Any thoughts?


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I think good article how to do it:

http://www.siliconbeachtraining.co.uk/blog/set-short-url-facebook-fan-page-business/

or simply just google for it.


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.. thats not it, I have the vanity name, in fact I have a couple of them, the issue is the module when enabled, and setup, doesnt send you to the appropriate site. It sends it to my personal 'wall' not the 'business wall'


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The question is not, 'to code, or not to code'

the question is, 'if we do not code, are we really alive?'

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if you look in the code

 

includes/modules/boxes/bm_social_box.php

 

you will see the link as follows:

 

'  <a href="http://www.new.facebook.com/profile.php?id=' . MODULE_BOXES_FACEBOOK_ACCOUNT_NAME . '" target="_new">' . tep_image(DIR_WS_IMAGES . 'follow-us-on-facebook.png', 'Follow us on Facebook') . '</a><br><a href="http://twitter.com/' . MODULE_BOXES_TWITTER_ACCOUNT_NAME . '" target="_new">' . tep_image(DIR_WS_IMAGES . 'follow_us_twitter.png', 'Tweet Us!') . '</a>' .

 

change the code to

 

'  <a href="http://www.facebook.com/' . MODULE_BOXES_FACEBOOK_ACCOUNT_NAME . '" target="_new">' . tep_image(DIR_WS_IMAGES . 'follow-us-on-facebook.png', 'Follow us on Facebook') . '</a><br><a href="http://twitter.com/' . MODULE_BOXES_TWITTER_ACCOUNT_NAME . '" target="_new">' . tep_image(DIR_WS_IMAGES . 'follow_us_twitter.png', 'Tweet Us!') . '</a>' .

 

and see what happens.

 

Mark


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Sorry for posting this here.

 

I have manage to upload all the files in my folders but the Infobox install module is not showing on admin side.

 

Tx in advance for ur help

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