Themes and Categories

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  • #201630

    goldnsilver
    Member

    I have just uploaded a theme (tiksi) and it got rid the of the categories section on the sidebar. Is this a function of the theme? how can i get them showing again?

    I’m sorry if this is a common question, i am very new.

    #201852

    You need to go into Presentation–>Widgets and then you should be able to add a categories widget.

    #201858

    @goldnsilver
    Since you are self-hosted, you need to inquire over at http://wordpress.org/support/ for problems since the software, and options we have here are different and far more restrictive. We could end up giving you the wrong answer since your software works differently.

    #201859

    goldnsilver
    Member

    Thank you for answering my question.

    I have added categories into my widgets and had a read of the link you supplied me. Still, everything seems to be ok from the ‘behind the scenes side’ (as i said, I have added everything i want to appear), but it just isn’t showing up on the blog.

    This is very frustrating, as its my first time with a blog and the simplest things are making obstacles.

    #201862

    brokertx
    Member

    Maybe look at your sidebar file on the other theme versus the new in an html editor
    to see what is different?

    #201869

    vivianpaige
    Member

    As tsp said, you need to head over to the proper forum. We use different software here. We cannot upload themes.

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