SJ K2 Slider

This guide will help you install SJ Newsletter Popup step by step.

 

1REQUIREMENT – Back to top

At the basic level, this module will require the following conditions:

  • Compatible with version Joomla: Joomla!2.5, Joomla! 3.x and Responsive layout.

2INSTALLATION – Back to top

Prepare your module package

  • Firstly, you need to UNZIP file that you have downloaded. Please note that you should choose module package that are suitable with each Joomla version which you have just downloaded.
  • Secondly, install main module (extracted mod_ file):
  • In your Administrator page, go to Extensions -> Extension Manager. In this page, click “Choose file”, select module package.
  • Then click Upload & Install

    • Please wait for module being installed, usually within several seconds.

 

  • Now go to Extensions -> Module Manager, click Select Type box and choose the module you have installed.
  • Prepare to perform Module Configuration

3MODULE CONFIGURATION – Back to top

3.1 Module Demo

SJ K2 Slider

3.2 Module Configuration

NOTE: We used the images of module’s installation on Joomla 3.x to illustrate

After installing, go to Extension -> Module Manager and find SJ K2 Slider to configure

SJ K2 Slider module are configured in 6 groups of parameters following:

  • Basic Options
  • Source Options
  • Item Options
  • Image Options
  • Effect Options
  • Advanced Options

Let’s look at the parameters in detail:

BASIC OPTIONS

  • Display title of slider – Allow you to show/hide title of slider
  • Title of slider – Allow you set title of slider
  • Link Target - Allow to select open link in the Sample/New/ Popup window.
  • Layout – Allow you to choose one of 2 layouts available
  • Display Control Buttons – Allow to show/hide control buttons
  • Control Button Type – Allow you to choose one of 3 control button types
  • Control Button Position – Allow to choose control  button positions to place navigation buttons:
    • Top
    • Bottom
    • Middle
SOURCE OPTIONS

  • Source – Allow to choose source to show item
    • Retrieve items from categories
    • Select specific items

Retrieve items from categories

  • Category filter – Allow to choose all or only selected categories
  • Select one or more categories - If above choice is “select”, you must to select categories that are used in this module
  • Fetch items from children categories – Allow to get data from child categories or not
  • Item count - Allow to set number of articles which will be displayed in the module. Set value “0″ if you want to display all articles.
  • Item ordering – Select the item ordering way:
    • Oldest first (by date created)
    • Most recent first (by date created)
    • Most recent first (by date published)
    • Title Alphabetical
    • Title Reverse-Alphabetical
    • Ordering
    • Ordering reverse
    • Most popular
    • Highest rated
    • Most recommented
    • Latest modified
    • Random Ordering
  • Featured Items - Allow to show/hide/show only featured items

Select specific items

  • Add items – Allow to select specific item to be shown
  • Drag and drop to re-order item – Allow to drag and drop to re-order items that you selected in “Add items” param. It also allows to remove item by click the remove icon
ITEM OPTIONS

Item Options

  • Display Title – Allow to show title OR not
  • Title Maxlength – Allow to set the length of category title, set 0 for showing full title
  • Ending character - Set ending character of title when using the truncating the title

Description Options

  • Display Description - Allow to show category description OR not
  • Description Maxlength – Allow to set the length of category description, set 0 for showing full description
  • Ending character – Set ending character when using the truncating the description
  • Tags Display – Allow to display tags for each article OR not

Readmorre Options

  • Display Readmore Link – Allow to show Readmore link OR not
IMAGE OPTIONS

Note: Image sources will be got in the item – Click HERE

Get Image From K2 Image

  • K2 Image – Allow you to get image from K2 image tab OR not
  • K2 Image size – Set size for k2 image tab

Get Image From Inline Introtext

  • Inline Introtext - Allow you to get image from Introtext OR not

Get Image From Inline Fulltext

  • Inline Fulltext - Allow to get image from Fulltext OR not

Get Image From Extend Folder

  • Extend Folder – Allow to extend folder or not
  • External Folder – Set path to external image folder used by option above
  • Order to Get – Set order: k2_image, inline_introtext, inline_fulltext, external OR external, inline_fulltext, inline_introtext, k2_image
  • Use Default Image – Allow you to use a placeholder image when entries’ image is empty
  • Placeholder Path or Url – Allow to set path to placeholder image

Big Image Options

  • Resize Mode – Allow you to choose the mode of image resizing
    • None
    • Center
    • Fill
    • Fit
    • Strech
  • Output Format – Allow to set format for all output file:
    • Default – if you want to keep original format
    • GIF
    • JPEG
    • PNG
  • Keep Transparency – Allow to keep images transparent, for PNG and GIF format
  • Width/Height – Allow to set width/height of image
  • Background – Allow to set the color of big image background.This is applied for showing images without full background. If the image with full background, you can see nothing to change.
EFFECT OPTIONS

  • Auto Play – Allow you to set autoplay for sliding or not
  • Effect Options – Allow to select effects: Slider of Fade
  • SwipeAllow users to use swipe gesture for switching pages on touchscreens
  • Starting Item – Allow to set the item which should be initially displayed.
  • Total Items Slided – Allow to set total items slided on each transition
  • Transition speed – Allow to set transition speed on each slide
  • Interval – Allow you to set speed of timer
  • Stop when Hover – Allow to stop sliding when being hovered
ADVANCED OPTIONS

  • Include jQuery – Allow you to include jQuery from this module or another one
  • Alternative Layout – Allow to use a different layout from the supplied module or overrides in the templates
  • Module Class Suffix – Allow you to style module with specific CSS suffix
  • Device Class Suffix – Allow you to choose CSS classes that suit devices you want
  • Pre-text - The content to show at the top of module
  • Post-text – The content to show at the end of module
  • Caching
    • Use Global: Turn on caching
    • No Caching: Turn off caching
  • Cache Times – The time to cache
  • Module Tag – Allow to select the HTML Tag for module
  • Bootstrap Size – Allow to set the number of columns that module will use.
  • Header Tag – Allow to select the HTML Tag for module header/title
  • Header Class – Support the CSS Class for module header/title
  • Module Style – Select module style

4SUPPORT – Back to top

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