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    I’m looking to call information from a .txt file to be used on a non-widgetized sidebar. For instance, if I want to easily update the “Upcoming Shows” section on the right sidebar here: I could just type a new line or even add an

  • to the text file and wordpress could call it into the XHTML.
  • Does that make sense?

    Again, the side bar is not widget-enabled, otherwise I’d easily be able to do this with a Text widget. However, I cannot find a way to add those horizontal dividers with a widget-enabled sidebar.

    New to this, so thanks in advance!

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  • Something like:

    <?php include 'file.txt' ?>

    should do it. You’d have to get the path to the file correct, relative to your theme folder, so if your blog was in, and your text file was in the wordpress folder, you’d put ‘/wordpress/file.txt’


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