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Is there a limit to number of categories?

Knowledge Base Lobby : uDirectory Support Conference : uDirectory Configuration Questions
Dec-13-17 09:34 AM EST
Original Message
Is there a limit to number of categories?
Author Jennifer on 09-13-2000 at 15:23 (EST)
Hi,

I have not purchased the Deluxe version yet, but I am wondering if there is a limit to the number of categories that you can have on a single version of the program? I read somewhere on this board that you can break up your directory by using multiple copies of the program tied togethe with one .index page but I am wondering how many categories is the preferred maximum?

One more thing...are there plans in the future for including sub-categories? I want to set up a rather large directory and using sub-categories within the program would help a lot. If sub-categories are added later would the update be free and rather easy to install in a currently-running version?

Thanks,

Jennifer
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  RE: Is there a limit to number of categories? Bill Weiner, 2000-09-13 16:18:41 (1)

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         1. RE: Is there a limit to number of categories?
        Author Bill Weiner on 09-13-2000 at 16:18 (EST)
In regard to your questions:

1) No, technically, there is no limit to the number of categories that can be created. It's just a case of how long you want to let the category selection list get (used in the upper-right for navigation).

2) As for subcategories, we may eventually add subcategories, but the number of requests that we have received for a subcategory feature has dropped ever since we added the "Max Listings Per Page" feature. See configuration question #16 in the "Configuring The Script" section of the User's Guide for more information on that:

http://www.uburst.com/uDirectory/deluxe_users_manual.html#SECTION5

3) As for updates, minor updates are usually free. Major updates may or may not have a small fee associated with them. And whenever releasing updates, we try to make them as backward compatible with previous versions/data as possible... but there is no way to know at this time about upgrading steps of future releases. You can see the history of uDirectory updates at:

http://www.uburst.com/uDirectory/updates.html
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