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How do I put the TOPIC in the top bar of my page?

I have migrated my wiki from a very old TWiki to the current Foswiki, and on the whole I am pleased enough for now, except for one thing: I am used to having the Web and Topic in large letters at the top of each page. I tried to insert


into the WebTopBar, but the topic came out as WebTopBar instead of the title/topic of the real page.

Is there an easy way to do this or do I have to get into the woods of CSS and skin programming to achieve this simple goal ?

-- LarsPoulsen - 11 Jun 2010

Try using %BASEWEB% and %BASETOPIC% That will pick up the including topic names instead of the included topic.

-- GeorgeClark - 11 Jun 2010

Yes, that did the trick! Thank you.

-- LarsPoulsen - 12 Jun 2010

QuestionForm edit

Subject Using an extension
Extension PatternSkin
Version Foswiki 1.0.9
Status Answered
Topic revision: r3 - 12 Jun 2010, LarsPoulsen - This page was cached on 20 Jan 2018 - 16:38.

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