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External Widget Template not picked up for Events

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  1. Paul
    Paul avatar
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    11 Aug 2010
    10 Feb 2015
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    Hi,

    I'm using Sitefinity 7.3 and have tried to define an external template for an Events Widget as per the following page:

    http://docs.sitefinity.com/use-external-widget-template-file. 

    I've restarted Sitefinity and checked the settings over and over however it is still picking up the default template for the Events Widget.

    I'm selecting a SingleEventItem, Current Opened Event Item and the Full event Item template then selecting Advanced -> Control Definition -> Views -> Events Front End List. 

    I'm adding:

    ~/App_Data/Sitefinity/WebsiteTemplates/Centinyx/WidgetTemplates/Events/SingleEvent.ascx

    into the TemplatePath

    which is the path of my external template however it is still now found.

    Is there anything else I need to do?

    Thanks

  2. Svetoslav Manchev
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    29 Nov 2016
    13 Feb 2015
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    Hello Paul,

    In order to update use external Template for Single Event Item, you need to set the TemplatePath of "EventsFrontendEdit".

    Here is a short video demonstration how it works.

    Regards,
    Svetoslav Manchev
    Telerik
     
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