Solution: Appointy wordpress plugin overlays sidebar.

This article refers to an issue with a free scheduling software Appointy’s wordpress plugin. If you haven’t tried Appointy yet then give it a try. Its free! Start accepting appointments from your client now. Register free.

Appointy offers wordpress plugin which once activated will enable you to accept appointments on your wordpress blog. However, we have got request from some of our clients about Appointy calendar overlapping the sidebar. Please find the solution below:

Before proceeding, please login to your FTP area and follow the steps below:

Step»1: Go to your current theme folder i.e. wp-contentthemesyour_current_theme (change your_current_theme with your actual theme name)
folder

Step»2: Create a new file from page.php and give it a name say Appointy.php.

Step»3: Open the new file and add the following code. <?php /* Template Name: appointy */ ?>on the top of the file.
template-code

Step»4: Find and remove this code.
sidebar-code

Step»5: Go to to Page >> Edit. In the right panel find Template and select template Appointy from the drop down. Update Page and you’re done.
template-right

For advanced programmers, create a new template without sidebar and assign it to this new page.

If you haven’t tried Appointy yet then give it a try. Its free! Start accepting appointments from your client now. Register free.

7 Comments

  1. good way but i have one doubt I missed it or you forgot to wrote that if this method is used user will not be having access to the sidebar in any ways on that particular page to which this theme is applied.

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    1. Anant, well you can always change your code and show links in the top header. If you have any particular theme on which you are having problems then please email us at contact [at] appointy.com and we will help you.

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  2. My theme did not contain the line that needs to be removed so what I did was merely change the size parameters from within the settings page in my dashboard till it fit my page just right. Works great! I use the Visionary WP theme and wp 2.8.4.

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