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How to move the sidebar from the right to the left like Vanillaforums.Org?

PhiuVietPhiuViet New
edited October 2012 in Vanilla 2.0 - 2.8


I'm a new guy to Vanilla Forum Software. As the question title, could anyone out there tell me how ?

Thanks in advanced.



  • whu606whu606 I'm not a SuperHero; I just like wearing tights... MVP
    edited October 2012

    Follow instructions here:

    to create your own theme folder.

    In the design folder create a file called custom.css

    For that single change you mention, you only need to add

    #Panel {
        float: left;

    Then go to the Dashboard and change the forum to your theme.

    Any other changes to css you want to make go in that same file.

    Most modifications to Vanilla can be made via css, so if you want to make other changes it would benefit you to get used to using a tool like Firebug for Firefox to learn how to inspect the elements on the page.

  • Awesome, I did it. Thanks whu606 for your reply.

  • whu606whu606 I'm not a SuperHero; I just like wearing tights... MVP

    You're welcome, and thanks for the 'flag'!

    I got a lot of help when I first started using Vanilla, so where possible I like to offer help back.

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