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confusion about layout/ .xml file
 
liudong
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I use version 1.o
I found all of these file in app/../layout/.xml didn’t work.
I want set >getChildHtml’right’ from 2colmns-right.phtml.
I have read a lot of article from this website, It seems I need reset xml file. but those file not working now.
where can i set?

why xml not working?

any help appreciated!

 
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jnorton01
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Hello,

I am having the same problem in that my layout files do nothing to affect the layout of my website.

What’s happening, is anyone experiencing this problem?

Justin.

 
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jnorton01
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Found the answer to yours and my layout update problems:

Step One Turn off all Caching in your demo store >>system>>cache management
Step Two Disable all cache controls except Configuration
Step Three Check Mark Refresh Cache

The problem is due to the layout xml files being cached and not updated.

Simply switch off caching during development and select refresh cache before saving the cache management screen.

I hope this helps,

Justin.

 
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