A Forum reader recently asked:
"When logging in eGuide, in the above header, I see "Welcome : FIRSTNAME Initials LASTNAME" ... I want to get rid of the 'Initials', but I can't find where to do this."
And here's the response from Andrey Karyagin ...
To display FIRSTNAME only you should implement the following steps:
1. Locate the eguideheader.xsl file. On the Win32 platform this will be:
On a NetWare 6.5 server this will be:
2. Look for the "<!-- WELCOME MESSAGE -->" block within this file.
3. In this block, replace
4. Restart both Apache and Tomcat to see the difference.
5. Implement your own XSL transform to display LASTNAME only, or both FIRSTNAME and LASTNAME without Initials.
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It was contributed by a community member and is published "as is." It seems to have worked for at least one person, and might work for you. But please be sure to test, test, test before you do anything drastic with it.