Group Custom Layout - the latest version is updated for elgg 1.7.6

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this update of the group custom plugin now has all basic widgets supported and extended support for colours and backgrounds

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This is an updated version of Jeroen's 'group_custom_layout' plugin which now includes support for:

Group River widget

Pages widget

Bookmarks widget

IZap Videos widget

Tidypics Image widget

RSS widget

HTML widget

Blog widget

Twitter widget

Webgalli_gmessageboard widget

Event_calendar widget


Plus customised colours for border, background and heading text of all widgets, main heading text and group fields text.

Customised background image for group panel and also main site background when viewing the main group page.

Tested in elgg versions: 1.7.4 - 1.7.6

To install:

a) as usual, disable any 'group_custom_layout' plugin that you already have installed via the admin-> tool administration page..

b) remove the 'group_custom_layout' plugin from your 'mod' folder and replace with the new version.

c) enable the plugin.

d) enter the metadata in the plugin settings:

fieldname: type

value: group



this plugin was created as part of the infiniteeureka community site. to support this plugin you can donate via the donations link or via the donate buttons @

ura soul

co-creator of reality - admin of an online social network for healing, balancing & evolving.. plus maker of some free plugins for elgg

Project Info


  • Category: Site admin
  • License: GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2
  • Updated: 1970-1-1
  • Downloads: 4532
  • Recommendations: 2

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