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December 14, 2011

Depts Update, 12/14/2011

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We’ve made a few changes improvements to the Lafayette departmental theme for WordPress.  These changes were based on usability tests conducted over the last few months with faculty, staff, and students. Tags: The index page for tags no longer says “Archive”; instead it works like categories and lists the name of the tag. Author Names: The […]

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July 27, 2011

Depts Update: “Category Not Found” bug fixed

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Last night’s upgrade of WordPress caused a bug in which category and tag pages do not display, and instead throw a “404 Page Not Found” error. As of 1:03 p.m. 7/27, this bug has been fixed.

Lafayette College

July 27, 2011

Depts Update, 7/27/2011

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Depts has been upgraded to the latest version of WordPress. This update includes a number of backend interface tweaks that make WordPress’ administrative interface easier to use. It also introduces the “admin bar”, which is a black bar with administrative functions that appears at the top of your site whenever you are logged in. This bar […]

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March 24, 2011

Depts Update 3/24/2011

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We updated NextGen Gallery to the latest version on 3/24/2011. This fixed a problem with gallery listings being unavailable for posting via the NextGen button in your editor. If you encounter problems with your web site after the upgrade, please contact the Help Desk: Email: help@lafayette.edu Phone: 610.330.5501 Web: Submit a help request

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February 16, 2011

Depts Update 2/16/2011

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A number of plugins and themes were updated on 2/16/2011: Plugins Akismet Authors Blubrry PowerPress Contact Form 7 Google Analytics NextGen Gallery Themes Twenty Ten PrimePress Known Issues Google Analytics not tracking statistics There are two reasons why Google Analytics may not be tracking traffic to your site: You were recently converted to the new nextWeb […]

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February 16, 2011

Google Analytics: Fixing your Analytics Profile

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Google Analytics is a plugin that allows people to track traffic to their Web site, during the Wednesday, 2/16 maintenance, we upgraded Sites to the current version of this plugin, but in the process it removed the existing Analytics profile information. Your data is fine — the Google Analytics report for your site wasn’t affected […]

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December 31, 2010

Depts Update 12/31/2010

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Depts was upgraded to a new version of WordPress on 12/31/2010. This was a security release; no new features were added. If you encounter problems with your web site after the upgrade, please contact the Help Desk: Email: help@lafayette.edu Phone: 610.330.5501 Web: Submit a help request

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December 15, 2010

Depts Update 12/15/2010

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Depts was upgraded to a new version of WordPress on 12/15/2010. This was a maintenance release; no new features were added.  We’ve also recently upgraded nextGen Gallery, which fixed an outstanding problem with the plugin failing to activate correctly on new web sites.  If you encounter problems with your web site after the upgrade, please contact […]

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September 8, 2010

Depts Update 9/8/2010

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Last night we fixed two outstanding issues on Depts: Theme options for Site Administrators: After the WordPress 3.0 upgrade, theme options stopped displaying for site administrators. This problem has been fixed in Mandigo. Anarchy Media Player Options: Similarly the options page for Anarchy, which used to display audio and video files inline within a site, wasn’t […]

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August 4, 2010

Depts Update 8/4/2010

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We’ve upgraded a number of plugins on WordPress: Authors Contact Form 7 PowerPress More Privacy Options We also upgraded the Mandigo theme; this fixes a problem with the theme settings page not appearing. If you encounter problems with your web site after the upgrade, please contact the Help Desk: Email: help@lafayette.edu Phone: 610.330.5501 Web: Submit […]