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News Articles like PowerStore but using cms builder

Thread began 1/23/2012 10:26 am by saf01 | Last modified 2/24/2014 1:44 pm by saf01 | 1538 views | 19 replies

Jason ByrnesWebAssist

this will take some custom coding to accomplish.

in the CMS Admin pane, create a new content area named "News", set it to be a template.

If you examine the power store webassist/plugins/cms_templates/news.php page you should be able to get a good idea how to display the news articles.

on that page, there is a recordset named "CMStoRS" using the following query:
SELECT C2.ContentGroup, C2.ContentPageSetOrder
FROM ps4_contents AS C1 LEFT OUTER JOIN ps4_contents AS C2 ON C2.ContentPagesetParentID = C1.ContentID
WHERE C1.ContentGroup = 'News' AND C2.ContentPageSetOrder IS NOT NULL
GROUP BY C2.ContentPageSetOrder
ORDER BY C2.ContentPageSetOrder DESC

this returns the news articles.

there is a repeat region to loop through the recordset and the cms code to display the news article header and content.

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