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I want to do almost exactly this: http://codex.wordpress.org/Pages#A_Page_of_Posts

But Im confused by the last line:

Save this to pageofposts.php and then assign PageofPosts as the Template when creating the action Page:

How do I tell Wordpress to go to index.php, (or anything else) when, for example, it receives an 'events' slug?

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Read more on how to use page templates

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thanks figured it out. You can set the template under the 'Appearance' tab – dtj Sep 18 '11 at 1:38

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