- Compatible XF Versions:
- Visible Branding:
[CTA] Countdown Timer
This will simply apply a block to your sidebar that has a countdown in it...it can be customized to match your forum or it can just use the style's color scheme.
- Download & extract the addon zip file
- Upload the contents of the UPLOAD folder to your xenforo's root installation directory
- Install from addon-cta_cdtimer_sidebar.xml
Basic Instructions to use timer with [bd] Widget Framework
- Edit the options for Clip The Apex's Countdown Timer in your forums admin control panel and setup to your needs.
Activate to use, set time and save.. All done!After installing this addon you can with minimal configuration turn it into a widget for [bd] Widget Framework , this is a simple set of instructions which makes the timer sidebar block render properly within the widget framework
Ok right to it then....
Home > Options > Clip The Apex's Countdown Timer
Edit Option: Enable Sidebar Block
Un-check this option
(By disabling the sidebar block which can only be rendered once per page, you make it available for other systems such as WFw to render it)
Now we will add the widget itself and call to display the timer with the widget framework rather than in the standard original way.
First download and install the following, the countdown and WFw are required to be installed first.
DOWNLOAD THE WIDGET BLOCK HERE
Appearance > Add Widget
Now we start filling in the info.....do for the fields as they are written below... @XFRocks was nice enough to help me along with the renderer which basically means for you guys, adding the widget is as simple as a click and pasting in the locations that you use for your sidebar in this example I will default it to 'all' and you can edit it to your liking pending how you are already using the framework.
Position:Code:CTA Countdown Timer Widget
and to activate the widget...Code:all
Widget is Active: Checked