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Changing Homepage Layout to Categories is not saving?


I'm trying to change my homepage layout from discussions to categories. When I select categories and click save it returns the your changes were saved successfully response but if I navigate away from the page and return to it, the changes are not saved and the option has returned to discussions. Any clues anyone? In case it makes a difference I am using the mobile theme as my main theme. Categories layout option is selected as Modern.



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


    Welcome to the community.

    Can I ask why you are using the mobile theme as your main theme?

    Try setting the main theme to +Baseline and see if the change works then.

    It may be that the mobile theme is not set up to show categories.

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    We are using an embedded forum so using the mobile theme to be responsive and the layout fits better with the style of the embedding site. I think I have solved this. I believe it to be a write permission issue on the config.php file. I can change this manually and it works so don't think it is a problem with vanilla itself just server file permissions. Thanks for your comment though.

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