I agree here completely, your mod shouldn't use current variables, you should create new ones as to not break things should a user decide to upgrade; plus it'd be near impossible to find what is needed to uninstall a mod with using pre-existing variables so users would end up with content not needed...

I am a Web Development Contractor, I do not work for UBBCentral. I have provided free User to User Support since the beginning of these support forums.
Do you need Forum Install or Upgrade Services?
Forums: A Gardeners Forum, I Find Rocks, Scouters World
UBB.threads: UBBWiki, UBB Styles, UBB.Sitemaps
Longtime Supporter & Resident Post-A-Holic
VNC Web Services: Code Modifications, Upgrades, Styling, Coding Services, Disaster Recovery, and more!