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Can't change the icon name or 'Description'

Discussion in 'User Experience' started by PelleroWEB, Feb 13, 2014.

  1. PelleroWEB

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    Hello people,

    This is my first post as I never had a problem with cPanel.

    However, first time I need a bit help.

    I have managed to change the icon of a function in cpanel by using 'WHM >> Branding Editor > Edit Branding Style > Main Page Icons'. That part is OK.

    But I can't find a way to change the name of the icon 'Description' (text that appear under the icon itself).

    Maybe I'm stupid or something, but I just can't find that function. Am I missing something obviously? Or do I need to go the hard way - to download complete theme tar ball and dig deep?

    Please let me know if someone have a solution. I will really appreciate the help in this matter.

    Cheers.
     
  2. cPanelMichael

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    Hello :)

    You should be able to modify the description text by editing the locale via:

    "WHM Home » Locales » Edit a Locale"

    You can copy the "English" locale if you want to create a separate one so you can apply it to different packages.

    Thank you.
     
  3. PelleroWEB

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    Hello,

    Thanks for your answer.

    However, the icon names does not appears there. I have searched but they are not there.

    I'm I missing the point?

    Regards.
     
  4. cPanelMichael

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    I can clearly see the icon names and descriptions when using "Locale Editor - Live Mode". Could you elaborate on what specifically you can not edit?

    Thank you.
     
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    Hello,

    The name of the icons I want to change aren't there.

    I want to change an icon name that appears under 'Software/Services' menu in cPanel.

    The icon is from an cPanel plugin installed.
     
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    The text that appears stems from the "Display Name (in cPanel):" variable when generating the cPanel plugin via:

    "WHM Home » Development » cPanel Plugin File Generator"

    The value is listed as follows in the plugin installation file:

    Code:
    itemdesc:
    You can modify the plugin installation file and reinstall the plugin to use an updated display name under the icon.

    Thank you.
     
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    What would you prefer that section title be called? We have renamed that section to "Software" in Paper Lantern, but if there's a better name out there, we'd love to know.
     
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