How to Make the Elgg Topbar Always Visible in Elgg 1.8

In this article, I will give you a step by step guide on how to make the Elgg topbar always visible in Elgg 1.8 with a plugin called Magic Topbar. To install the plugin follow these steps:

1. Download the plugin Magic topbar by clicking HERE:

2. Once downloaded, install the plugin. If you don’t know how to install a plugin, read this guide: Install Plugin

3.  Login on your Elgg site as an admin and on the Administration Dashboard, go to the plugins section and activate the plugin:

4. After activating the plugin, run upgrade.php (www.example.com/upgrade.php) Then go to your Elgg site and you will see that when you scroll up or down. The topbar will always stay on top, making easier for your users to find the tools available at your site.

Unlike our previous guide, in this one you don’t need to edit any code. If you experience problems with this tool, ask here for support.

This now concludes how to make the Elgg topbar always visible in Elgg 1.8

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Rodolfo Hernandez

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Rodolfo Hernandez

Rodolfo Hernandez

I like photography and reading books. Currently working for Arvixe as Elgg Community Liaison. Elgg Security Expert Web Security Expert CEO of UDP SW Social Web

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