Tabs Not Working

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  1. taracuda
    Member

    I haven't done any updating to this page for quite some time, but I just happened to visit it and the
    Vertical tabs are messed up. I ran into this a long time ago following a WP update and perhaps that is the case again, but could you please have a look? The info is showing in one continuous block.

    http://taracuda.com/home/services/pat-frye-photography/

    Thanks

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    Posted 1 month ago #
  2. OnePressTech
    Member

    Sorry to be the bearer of bad news but no one from MSMW staff have responded to this forum or email contacts for over 8 months.

    Regarding your issue...I took a quick look and you have some weird source from weblizer. The following lone of code appears in your web page source and it should not be there:

    <script type = "text/javascript" src = "http://www.getresmerized.com/wp-content/themes/persuasion/lib/scripts/tabs.min.js"></script>

    You have an Echelon theme loaded...not sure why there is a persuasion theme entry from getresmerized.com!

    FYI - The MSMW themes have not been updated for a couple of years and are behind in WordPress and php conventions. I have started an open source community for those people that wish to continue using MSMW themes called BackStop Themes if you are interested. See https:/backstopthemes.com for the non-techies and https://gitlab.com/BackStopThemes for the techies. BackStop themes are MSMW themes brought up-to-date to WP4.7 and php7 compliance. Clean-up is progressive and ongoing but each release is a stable release. Remember to backup before updating though in case you want to go back for some reason.

    Cheers,
    Tim

    Posted 1 month ago #
  3. taracuda
    Member

    That bit of code was something I placed on the site the last time this happened. I got it from this forum and it fixed the issue. Now I have no idea what to do other than scrap the tabs. Thanks so much for taking the time to update me. What a shame that the guys have gone MIA. Take care.

    Posted 1 month ago #
  4. OnePressTech
    Member

    You shouldn't need to scrap the tabs.

    Delete that following extra line of code you added...

    <script type = "text/javascript" src = "http://www.getresmerized.com/wp-content/themes/persuasion/lib/scripts/tabs.min.js"></script>

    It should never have been added. It is double-loading the same script but from a remote location. Not good practice from a security perspective.

    When you have removed that line of code I'll take another look at the browser debug console and we can fix it properly.

    Up to you :-)

    Posted 1 month ago #
  5. taracuda
    Member

    I appreciate your assistance. I did delete the line of code. Nothing changed, so I reworked all but one page where the horizontal tabs seem to be OK.

    Posted 4 weeks ago #
  6. OnePressTech
    Member

    Thanks for making the change. I did not expect that change to fix the problem based on your previous comment. I just needed that line removed so I could track down the real problem.

    If you do a "View Source" on your home page you will notice the following:

    			<div class="tabs_vertical_container">
    <div class="tabs_vertical_frame"><span class="bg_top"></span></p>

    You will notice in the code above that you have a terminating html paragraph but not an opening html paragraph. Also, the terminating html paragraph is being rendered in the middle of the tabs_vertical_container class.

    Possibilities:

    1) You have an un-terminated paragraph in your home page text
    2) You have an un-terminated paragraph in your vertical tabs title
    3) You have a plug-in loaded that contains or is configured to contain text with an un-terminated paragraph

    Take a look and see if you can trace it down. If you cannot find an unterminated paragraph try wrapping the vertical tabs shortcode with the raw shortcode ([raw] [/raw]). This could be a conflict with the WordPress auto-paragraph functionality.

    If none of this helps let me know. The alternative is a bit trickier to sort out. I noticed that the html looks fine in the browser debugger but has an un-terminated paragraph in the "view source". This may mean there is an issue with the javascript but I doubt it. "View Source" shows the original code and the debugger shows the post-browser parsing version of the source code.

    Let me know.

    Cheers,
    Tim

    Posted 4 weeks ago #
  7. taracuda
    Member

    I'll take a look, Tim. Thanks!

    Posted 1 week ago #
  8. taracuda
    Member

    I restructured the pages already, so I think I'm going to leave it for now. I really appreciate your assistance and if I run into any other issues, can I still contact (PM) you? I don't want to impose, but it's clear you know way more than I do. Thanks again.

    Posted 1 week ago #
  9. OnePressTech
    Member

    Any solution is a good solution :-)

    FYI - Someone else reported to me the same problem and it was, indeed, corrected by wrapping the shortcode with the raw shortcode [raw] ... [/raw].

    Posted 1 week ago #

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