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Joon Choi
(@juliam0m)
Eminent Member Customer
Joined:10 months  ago
Posts: 23
23/07/2017 3:41 am  

my topic replies are not indenting making it difficult to see the thread.  where is the setting to have this indented?


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Marc Buck
(@studio500)
Active Member Customer
Joined:5 months  ago
Posts: 15
23/07/2017 11:29 pm  

Hi Joon, I'm just a user like yourself but if you go into

forum/settings on the left dashboard menu of WP

and then select the style tab from the page menu, you'll be able to see what colours your site is using and change them accordingly.

Each numbered line refers to a different color in a different area of your forum.

Here's the link to the key for the section numbers;_

Documentation

Hope this helps

Edited: 5 months  ago

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Joon Choi
(@juliam0m)
Eminent Member Customer
Joined:10 months  ago
Posts: 23
24/07/2017 4:45 am  

Hell marc thank you for trying to help me, but what I was asking was is there way to indent the topics as they would in the comments.  for instance.

we have post #1  and  post #2 replying to the the topic (which is same as post #1).  and someone comes and replies to post #1, which now will be post #3.  shouldn't it be indented and be under #1 and not below #2 and in the same vertical aligment?


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Marc Buck
(@studio500)
Active Member Customer
Joined:5 months  ago
Posts: 15
24/07/2017 10:38 am  

Ahhhh, I see what you mean Joon, sorry, I thought you was referring to the background color of the comments box acting as an indent.

Sorry, my misunderstanding but I do agree that using an indent to nest the comments would make for better readability.


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Tom
 Tom
(@tomson)
Support Team Admin
Joined:3 years  ago
Posts: 2221
25/07/2017 11:54 am  

Hi Joon,

there are a few specific forum types called Threaded Forums which support indent posts in topics. But 99% forum softwares don't have this. The idea of "forum" doesn't include this, this is the one of main difference between Blog comments  and Forum topic posts. Currently wpForo has three layouts (Extended, Simplified and Q&A), we're planning to add a new Threaded Layout in near future releases so you'll be able to display posts with indents. Currently I have no ETA.


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