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Adding slide title instead of number in Home slider


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I want to modify "Image slider for your homepage" module, so that instead of numeration (1, 2, 3, 4, etc.) it would show the slide title, which can be entered from the admin page.


I tried looking for the code in php and tpl files, but it seems it's hardcoded in jquery.bxSlider.min.js. I found the spot, where it generates the number:


for(var i=1;i<=pagerQty;i++){pagerString+='<a href="" class="pager-link pager-'+i+'">'+i+'</a>';}


But I can't seem to make it display the slide title instead. Anybody have an idea? Using 1.5.1, by the way.


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I am using version and have my own theme but I went to theme/themefolder/js/Modules/homeslider/js/homeslider.js and on line 39 where it says "pager: true," I changed it to "pager: false," and it removed the numbers from the slideshow.

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I was looking for the same thing. I accompished it without much coding, but had to make two images files. One for the overall pager background with the text on it and one for the active pager overlay to distinguish the active slide. You can see it in action at my site www.jandsclothingco.com I am using but it should be the same for different versions since it is not much coding.


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