SJ Flooring

This guide will help you install SJ Flooring Template step by step.

 

1SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS – Back to top

SJ Flooring is compatible with Joomla v2.5 and Joomla v3.x. Please make sure your system meets the following requirements:

1.1 System Requirements – Joomla version 2.5

Software

  • Software: PHP 5.2.4+ (5.4+ recommended)
  • MySQL: 5.0.4+

Web Sever

  • Apache: 2.x+
  • Microsoft: IIS 7
  • Nginx: 1.0 (1.1 recommended)

1.2 System Requirements – Joomla version 3.x

Software

  • Software: PHP 5.3.1+ (5.4+ recommended)

Databases

  • MySQL(InnoDB support required): 5.1+
  • MSSQL 10.50.1600.1+
  • PostgreSQL 8.3.18+

Web Severs

  • Apache 2.x+
  • Microsoft IIS 7
  • Nginx 1.0 (1.1 recommended)

1.3 Browser Requirements

The requirements are the same with both Joomla 2.5 and Joomla 3.x

  • Firefox 4+
  • IE (Internet Explorer) 9+
  • Google Chrome 10+
  • Opera 10+
  • Safari 5+

1.4 Development Environment

The requirements are the same with both Joomla 2.5 and Joomla 3.x

During the development process, Localhost is preferred. You can use the following servers on your PC to develop your site.

Windows

  • WAMPSEVER
  • XAMPP for Windows

Linux

  • LAMP Bubdle
  • XAMPP for Linux

Mac OS

  • MAMP & MAMP Pro
  • XAMPP for Mac OS

Acymailing component

2DOWNLOAD – Back to top

Download Packages from our store:

Step 1: Login your account

Step 2: Go to Joomla > Download > Joomla Templates Club


Step 3: Under Premium Joomla Templates –> Find and Download Template as you want

3INSTALLATION – Back to top

There are two ways to install a Joomla Template:

  • Install Quickstart: By using this package, you will set the template exactly as our Demo with sample data. This is applied when you need a fresh Joomla with our template.
  • Install Template and Extensions: This is applied when you have already installed a Joomla instance on your server. You will need only be using the zipped files in “Extensions” and “Template” folders mentioned above.

3.1 Install with Quickstart Package:

The following steps will guide to install a quickstart package of SmartAddons Joomla Template: Click here

3.2 Install with Template and Extensions:

3.2.1 Install Template

 

Step 1: Access the installation panel

Navigate to Extensions >> Extension Manager.

Step 2: Install Template

  • Install with option: Upload Package File

Firstly, you choose file template.zip then click on the button Upload & Install to install the uploaded package.

Step 3: Set New Installed Template As Default Template

  • Go to Extensions >> Template Manager.

  • In order to display your site with the new installed template, you have to set the template as default template

3.2.2 Install Extensions

 

The extensions package include of (Modules/Components and Plugins).

Note: Extensions installation is the same with Template installation as above

Here is list of extensions that are used in the template.


ENABLE MODULES

  • Go to Extensions >> Module Manager.

  • Find the new installed module. For example: with “SJ Contact Ajax “ module.

You can use the search or filter option to find the new installed module easier and enable module.

  • Enable and set position for the module

When you find the new installed module, please open its configuration panel.

To display the module in front-page, you must publish it and set right position for the module.

Please note that not all module positions can be active in front-page, so please make sure the module is assigned to an active module position.

  • Assign the modules to specific menus

You have to assign the modules to specific menus so that the module will be displayed in the assigned menus. There are 4 options : “On all pages, No pages, Only on the pages selected, On all pages except those selected”

  • Configure the new installed module

Normally, each module has its own settings, the settings allow you to customize the module so that you can have it displayed in front-page as you wish.

ENABLE PLUGIN

Note: all plug-ins listed are imperative.

  • YT Framework Plug-in supports to add extra parameters used with Mega Menu and to compress CSS/JS/HTML when optimizing code. Besides, configure Yt Framework to show SJ Help with Report Bugs, Template Tutorials and YT Framework Tutorials or include jQuery into template. You can go here for getting more information of this plugin.
  • YT Shortcode offer you an amazing tool to create advanced custom content with minimal effort or even without any knowledge how to code HTML. Please go here for getting more information of this plugin.
  • SJ Content Related News is a simple plugin for content component. It helps you to show other articles in the same category. Please go here for getting more information of this plugin.

You need to install and activate them when using this template. Let’s start from 1 – 2 – 3 to active plug-ins as below:


Install Component

    To Install Acymailing Component, you can follow these steps:
    Step 1: Please go to Extensions >> Extension Manager

    Step 2: Choose file Acymailing component.zip that you have downloaded and then Click on the button Upload & Install to install the uploaded package.

3.3 Install multilingual site in SJ Template

To help you about language problem when you work with SJ Template, please read this post: how to set up a multilingual site in SJ Template.

4CONFIGURATION – Back to top

 
To view the Module Positions you can follow these steps:
 
Step 1: Go to Extensions >> Template Manager >> click the “Options” button in the toolbar.
 

 
Step 2: In the “Preview Module Positions” parameter >> click“Enable” and click the “Save” button
 

 
Step 3: Joomla 2.5 and Joomla 3.x will show the Template positions with ?tp=1 or &tp=1
 

 
Step 4:The image below shows Module Positions
 

 

4.1 Layout Position

4.1.1 Layout1

4.1.2 Layout2

4.2 Template Configuration

Go to Extensions > Template Manager > SJ Flooring. All of parameters of this template are divided into the following groups, in which they are explained themselves:

OVERVIEW

GENERAL

LAYOUT

TYPOGRAPHY

CONTENT

TOOLS UTILITIES

ADVANCED

If you want to make your site same as SJ Flooring demo site, this would be helpful. We will only show the important, customized settings.
 
To display the Menu in SJ Flooring, please go to Extensions >> Template Manager >> Click “Menus” parameters >> Find “Menu Type” >> choose Menu you want and click the “Save” button.
 

 
To change logo image in SJ Flooring, please go to here

4.3.1 Joomla Menu Configuration

Frontend Appearance

Tree of Joomla Menu

Backend Settings

Joomla Menu

To configure “Joomla Menu”, please go to Menus >> Main menu – English >> Find “joomla Menu” (you can create new menu if this menu is not exist).
Menu Item Type: External URL
Template Style: Use default
Menu Location: Main menu – English

Blog Content
Menu Item Type: List all Categories
Template Style: Use default
Menu Location: Main menu – English
To configure Blog Content, please go to Menus >> Main menu – English >> Find “Blog Content” (you can create new menu if this menu is not exist).
Backend Settings

Category Blog
Menu Item Type: Category Blog
Template Style: Use default
Menu Location: Main menu – English
To configure Category Blog, please go to Menus >> Main menu – English >> Find “Category Blog” (you can create new menu if this menu is not exist).
Backend Settings

Category Blog (1 column)
Menu Item Type: Category Blog
Template Style: Use default
Menu Location: Main menu – English
To configure Category Blog (1 column), please go to Menus >> Main menu – English >> Find “Category Blog (1 column)” (you can create new menu if this menu is not exist).
Backend Settings

4.3.2. About Us Menu Configuration

Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

About Us Menu

To configure “About Us Menu”, please go to Menus >> Main menu >> Find “About Us Menu” (you can create new menu if this menu is not exist).
Menu Item Type: Single Article
Template Style: Use default
Menu Location: Main menu

1. To configure Blog Category, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Menu” module.
Module Class Suffix: box2 blog_category
Menu Type: Menu

Backend Settings

2. To configure Featured Posts, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Basic News” module.
Module Class Suffix: featured_post
Menu Type: Sj Basic News

Backend Settings

3. To configure Latest Posts, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Basic News” module.
Module Class Suffix: most_view
Menu Type: Sj Basic News

Backend Settings

4.3.3. Contact Us Menu Configuration

Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

Contact Us Menu

To configure “Contact Us Menu”, please go to Menus >> Main menu >> Find “Contact Us Menu” (you can create new menu if this menu is not exist).
Menu Item Type: Single Article
Template Style: Use default
Menu Location: Main menu

1. To configure Mega Menu Column1, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.
Module Class Suffix: Not Use
Menu Type: Custom HTML

Backend Settings

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 
2. To configure Mega Menu Column2, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.
Module Class Suffix: Not Use
Menu Type: Custom HTML

Backend Settings

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3. To configure Mega Menu Column3, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.
Module Class Suffix: Not Use
Menu Type: Custom HTML

Backend Settings

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4. To configure Mega Menu Column4, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.
Module Class Suffix: Not Use
Menu Type: Custom HTML

Backend Settings

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4.4 Extension Configuration – Layout1

4.4.1 Top-right – Position
 
Frontend Appearance

4.4.1.1 Search Top Right – Top-right Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Top-right
Module Class Suffix: blank search_top
Module Type: Smart Search

 

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Smart Search” module.

4.4.1.2 Menu Top Right – Top-right Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Top-right
Module Class Suffix: menu_top_right
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

Note:

To configure Menu Top Right, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Language Switcher” module , “Menu” module.
1. “Language Switcher” module
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: mtopright
Module Class Suffix: blank languages-top
Module Type: Language Switcher

 
Backend Settings

2. “Menu” module
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: mtopright
Module Class Suffix: blank user_top_right_menu
Module Type: Menu

4.4.2 Sj Content Slideshow – Slideshow Position

 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Slideshow
Module Class Suffix: sjmslide
Module Type: Sj Content Slideshow

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Content Slideshow” module.

4.4.3 Welcome to Flooring – Spotlight1 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight1
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 
4.4.4 Our skills & About us – Spotlight2 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight2
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.4.5 Recent Projects – Spotlight3 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight3
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Sj Content Responsive Listing

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Content Responsive Listing” module.

4.4.6 Info Services – Spotlight4 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight4
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “SJ Extra Slider for K2″ module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.4.7 Meet Our Team – Spotlight5 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight5
Module Class Suffix: sjotw
Module Type: Sj Article Slider

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Article Slider” module.

4.4.8 Info Services2 – Spotlight6 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight6
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “SJ Extra Slider for K2″ module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.4.9 Latest Blog – Spotlight7 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight7
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Sj Content Responsive Listing

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Content Responsive Listing” module.

4.4.10 Spotlight8 – Spotlight8 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight8
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “SJ Extra Slider for K2″ module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.4.11 Partner – Spotlight9 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight9
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “SJ Extra Slider for K2″ module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.4.12 Follow Us – Social Bottom Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Social Bottom
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “SJ Extra Slider for K2″ module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.5.13 Bottom1 Position
 
Frontend Appearance

4.5.13.1 About Us – Bottom1 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Bottom1
Module Class Suffix: Not Use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 
4.5.13.2 Newsletter – Bottom1 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Bottom1
Module Class Suffix: blank newsletter
Module Type: AcyMailing Module

 
Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “AcyMailing Module” module.

4.4.14 Recent Posts – Bottom2 Position
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Bottom2
Module Class Suffix: recent_post
Module Type: Sj Basic News

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Basic News” module.

4.4.15 Image Gallery – Bottom3 Position
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Bottom3
Module Class Suffix: preset01-3 preset02-3 preset03-2 preset04-1 preset05-1
Module Type: Sj Gallery Pro

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Gallery Pro” module.

4.4.16 Contact Info – Bottom4 Position
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Bottom4
Module Class Suffix: block_contact_info
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

4.4.17 Menu Footer – Footer Position
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Footer
Module Class Suffix: Not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.5 Extension Configuration – Layout2

4.5.1 Slide Home 2 – Slideshow Position

 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Slideshow
Module Class Suffix: sjmslide_home2
Module Type: Sj Content Slideshow

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Content Slideshow” module.

4.5.2 Our Services – Spotlight1 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight1
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.4.3 Latest Work – Spotlight2 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight2
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Sj Content Responsive Listing

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Content Responsive Listing” module.

4.4.4 Partner 2 – Spotlight3 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight3
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.4.5 Our Process Home2 – Spotlight4 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight4
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “SJ Extra Slider for K2″ module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 
4.4.7 Our Team Home2 – Spotlight5 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight5
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.4.7 Info Services2 – Spotlight6 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight6
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “SJ Extra Slider for K2″ module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 
4.4.8 Our Skills – Spotlight7 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight7
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.5.9 Spotlight9 – Position
 
Frontend Appearance

4.5.9.1 Pricing & Plan – Spotlight9 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight9
Module Class Suffix: Not Use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Custom HTML” module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

4.5.9.2 Latest Blog – Spotlight9 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight9
Module Class Suffix: latest_blog
Module Type: Sj Basic News

 
Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Basic News” module.

4.4.10 Contact Homepage 2 – Spotlight10 Position
 
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: Spotlight10
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Custom HTML

 
Frontend Appearance

Backend Settings

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “SJ Extra Slider for K2″ module.

Copy and paste the Code into editor:

 

Note:

To configure this module, please go to Extensions >> Module Manager >> Click “New” button to create a new module >> Select “Sj Contact Ajax” module.
1. “Sj Contact Ajax” module
Module Position – Module Suffix

Position: contactus
Module Class Suffix: not use
Module Type: Sj Contact Ajax

 
Backend Settings

6SUPPORT – Back to top

Thank you so much for purchasing this template. If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file, please send us via: Submit a Ticket

Thanks so much!