[EventCalendar] Why does my calendar link to an archive page rather than directly to the event?

Alex Tingle alex at firetree.net
Thu Jan 29 15:21:41 UTC 2009

Hi James,

James wrote:

> After reading the answer to this question at :
> http://wpcal.firetree.net/faq/
> I am still no convinced that linking calendar events dates to the
> archive is the best solution.
> Could there not just be a page like the one that comes up when you click
> an individual event in the 'upcoming events' section ?
> So when you click a calendar date that has 1 or more events, a page is
> displayed that lists all the events in summary form.

a page is displayed that lists all the events in summary form.

Um, you are describing an archive page. If you don't like the way your theme
presents archive pages, then I suggest you modify the theme.

> With the Archive link way which is default, i understand the theory
> behind it, but it would be very confusing for users. when they see a
> massive (too big in my opinion) 'Archive for January 29th, 2009' they
> will assume that the list below of events is for that day. then in small
> print, they might read that the event is not for another week or
> whatever and head would roll if it was important.
> what does everyone else think, and if no one has a solution or cares,
> does anyone know where in the code I can disable the link to the archive
> page please


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