Skins are customized TWikiTemplate
files. You can use skins to change the look of a TWiki topic, for example the layout of the header and footer. Note that the renderd text between header and footer does not
change. You can also use skins to define an alternate view, ex: a view optimized for printing.
Skin files are located in the
directory and are name with this syntax:
. For example, the
skin for the
(red color added for clarification).
A skin can be activated in two ways:
- Define the SKIN preference variable in TWikiPreferences, one of the WebPreferences, or a user preference. Ex:
?skin=name to the URL, for this example:
URL parameter overrides the SKIN preference value.
- 14 Jul 2001