Tutorial Articles



How to Backup Your Nova Site

Nova 2 Tutorial

We talk about backing up your site all the time, but how do you do that?

Changing Language Items

Nova 2 Tutorial

Learn how to change specific language items to get your game terminology exactly how you want it

Adding an Image to a Page

Nova 2 Tutorial Developer Resource

Learn how to use Seamless Substitution to add an image to a system page

Changing Icons

Nova 2 Tutorial Developer Resource

Learn how to use Seamless Substitution to swap out icons that are used in Nova

Changing the Name of the Application Folder

Nova 2 Tutorial Developer Resource

Sometimes you may want to change the name of the application folder to align with the name of your sim. Learn how here.

Changing the Index File

Nova 2 Tutorial Developer Resource

If you need to change the index file to avoid conflicts with other software, this guide will show you how

Creating a New Page

Nova 2 Tutorial Developer Resource

Nova comes with the basics, but how do you go about creating an all new page?

Renaming the Application Directory

Nova 1 Tutorial

Change the name of the application directory to something more fitting for your game

Translating Nova

Nova 1 Tutorial

Learn how to provide other translations for Nova

Pretty URLs

Nova 1 Tutorial

Learn how to remove the index.php part of the URL

Running Multiple Copies of Nova from the Same Directory

Nova 1 Tutorial

If need be, you can run several copies of Nova off the same CodeIgniter core

Change Language Items

Nova 1 Tutorial

Learn how to change specific language items to get your game terminology exactly how you want it

Rename the Index File

Nova 1 Tutorial

Learn how to rename the index file to something else

Creating a New Rank Set

Nova 1 Tutorial

Learn how to create a new rank set for use on your game

Extending Nova: An Introduction

Nova 1 Tutorial Developer Resource

Let's start to talk about extending Nova with a brief introduction

Extending Nova: Templates & Views, Oh My!

Nova 1 Tutorial Developer Resource

With a skeleton set up, let's fill it out with a view and some data

Extending Nova: Models, Ooh La La!

Nova 1 Tutorial Developer Resource

Static pages are fine, but let's start interacting with a database to make our page more dynamic

Extending Nova: Models, Ooh La La! Part 2

Nova 1 Tutorial Developer Resource

After doing some basic interaction with the database, let's hook up our new model method to our controller

Extending Nova: Controller, Meet View

Nova 1 Tutorial Developer Resource

With data coming out of the database and into our controller, let's create a view to display the information

Extending Nova: Replacing Pages

Nova 1 Tutorial Developer Resource

Now that we've laid a good foundation for extending Nova, let's dive into the topic of replacing existing pages

Markdown Guide

Anodyne Productions Tutorial Reference

There are many places through Anodyne's products and services where Markdown is used for lightweight styling. Learn about Markdown and its syntax to use it throughout Anodyne's products and services.