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    <p class="head">Template Integration</p>
    
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    Maian Support utilises the Savant2/3 template engines. These make integrating the layout into your existing site relatively easy compared with none templated
    systems. The templates for the system are located in the <b>templates</b> folder. Other HTML has been seperated from the PHP code and can be found in the 
    <b>templates/html/</b> folder.<br /><br />
    
    Where you see PHP variables, these should NOT be removed. Example: <b>&lt;?php echo $this->CODE; ?&gt;</b>. See comments in templates for certain variables. The .htm
    template files have variable braces. ie: {brace}. These should NOT be removed either.<br /><br />
    
    To integrate Maian Support into your existing site design is going to require some basic knowledge of HTML. You`ll start by looking at your current HTML structure
    and comparing it to that of Maian Support. Generally work with the header and footer first. If you don`t understand HTML, integrating into another site layout is <b>NOT</b>
    recommended. It is also <b>NOT</b> recommended you integrate the layout using PHP includes.<br /><br />
    Note that the admin templates are encoded and cannot be changed.
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    <p class="head">E-Mail Templates</p>
    
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    Besides HTML templates, Maian Support also makes it easy to modify e-mail data. The e-mail templates are located at:<br /><br />
    <b>templates/email/</b><br />
    <b>admin/templates/email/</b> <span style="font-style:italic">(admin e-mail templates can be edited)</span><br /><br />
    You can open these templates and add whatever text you want. You should be very careful NOT to remove any code between braces. ie: {name} Removing these variables
    will cause some data not to be included in e-mails. If you want to use HTML in emails, enable the option in the &quot;control/defined.inc.php&quot; file and use
    HTML code in the .txt files.
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    <p class="head">Colours, Appearance &amp; Images</p>
    
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     For many people, changing the colours and a few default images is good enough. Maian Support utilises Cascading Stylesheets for colour display. ALL of the colours you
     see for the default design are in the stylesheets. Maian Support has the following stylesheets, all of which can be edited in a good text editor.<br /><br />
     
     <b>stylesheet.css</b> <span style="font-style:italic">(Frontend)</span><br />
     <b>admin/stylesheet.css</b> <span style="font-style:italic">(Admin)</span><br />
     <b>admin/greybox.css</b> <span style="font-style:italic">(Popup Window Styling Only)</span><br /><br />
     
     Edit these and choose whichever colours you want. Images are located in the following folders:<br /><br />
     
     <b>templates/images/</b> <span style="font-style:italic">(Frontend)</span><br />
     <b>admin/templates/images/</b> <span style="font-style:italic">(Admin)</span><br /><br />
     
     LOGO: If you want to update the main Maian Support logo update the 'templates/images/logo.gif' file.     
     
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    <p class="head">References &amp; Reading</p>
    
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    <a href="http://www.google.co.uk/#hl=en&amp;q=html" onclick="window.open(this);return false">HTML (Hypertext Markup Language)</a><br />
    <a href="http://www.google.co.uk/#hl=en&amp;q=cascading+stylesheets" onclick="window.open(this);return false">CSS (Cascading Stylesheets)</a><br />
    <a href="http://www.google.co.uk/#hl=en&amp;q=free+text+editors" onclick="window.open(this);return false">Free Text Editors</a><br />
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