Skype sociable link won't stay

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  1. gatya
    Member

    Hi - I have added the Skype sociable link with callto://YourUserNameHere in my settings, saved, and it works fine, but only once. Whenever I go back to the settings the field is blank and the link in my address bar shows #. This doesn't happen for the email or mobile phone links.

    Any idea what's happening? Thank you

    I did make your change from an older post for it to work at all in the beginning

    You may have to open up /wp-content/themes/[your_theme]/lib/functions/theme.php and change line 137 from this,

    $sociables .= '<img src="' . esc_url( $sociable_icon ) . '" alt="" />';

    To this,

    $sociables .= '<img src="' . esc_url( $sociable_icon ) . '" alt="" />';

    For it to work properly though.

    Posted 9 months ago #
  2. Elliott
    Support

    Hello gatya,

    Try adding it to your header file instead, http://mysitemyway.com/docs/index.php/Adding_stuff_to_the_header.

    Posted 9 months ago #
  3. gatya
    Member

    sorry, I meant this code
    Open up /wp-content/themes/[your_theme]/lib/functions/theme.php and around line 137 you should see this,

    $sociables .= '<img src="' . esc_url( $sociable_icon ) . '" alt="" />';

    Change it like this,

    $sociables .= '<img src="' . esc_url( $sociable_icon

    Posted 9 months ago #
  4. gatya
    Member

    Hello Elliott

    Thanks for your reply - but that seems a bit complicated - shouldn't the callto://YourUserNameHere link just stay in the field where I put and save it? Why does it disappear?

    Posted 9 months ago #
  5. Elliott
    Support

    Send us a private message by clicking on the "PM this user" link beneath our usernames and include a Wordpress login + link back to this topic.

    Posted 9 months ago #

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