SJ Slideshow II for HikaShop

This guide will help you install SJ Slideshow II For Hikashop step by step.

1REQUIREMENT – Back to top

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

  • Compatible with version Joomla: Joomla! 3.x
  • Compatible with HikaShop version 2.2.3. Download HERE

2INSTALLATION – Back to top

Prepare your module package

  • Firstly, you need to UNZIP file that you have downloaded. Please note that you should choose modules 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 Browse, 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 Below is module layout

3.2 Module Configuration

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

After installing, go to Extensions -> Module Manager and find SJ Slideshow II For Hikashop to configure

SJ Slideshow II For Hikashop module is configured in 7 main groups of parameters as following:

  • Basic Options
  • Source Options
  • Product Options
  • Navigation Options
  • Image Options
  • Effect Options
  • Advanced Options

Let’s look at the parameters in detail:

Basic Options

  • Theme – We support 5 themes:
    • Theme 1
    • Theme 2
    • Theme 3
    • Theme 4
    • Theme 5
  • Link Target – Set target for links:
    • New Window
    • Same Window
    • Popup Window

Source Options

  • Select Category – Allow to select category
  • Child Category Products – Allow child category products to Include/Exclude products from Child Category
  • Category Depth – Allow the number of child category levels to return
  • Product Order – Allow to sort product order by
  • Ordering Direction – Allow to select ordering direction
    • Ascending
    • Descending
  • Count – Allow to select the number of products to display. Set “0″ to display all products
Product Options 

  • Display Title – Allow to show title OR not
  • Title Maxlength – Allow to input the title maxlength
  • Display Description – Allow to show description OR not
  • Display Price – Allow to display price OR not
  • Display Per Unit – Allow to per unit “each” OR not
  • Display Votes – Allow you to Display Votes OR not
  • Display Add to cart button – Allow you to display Add to cart OR not
  • Display Add to Wishlist button – Allow you to display Add to Wishlist button OR not
  • Description Maxlength – Allow you to set the maxlength of description
  • Display Readmore Link – Allow you to display Readmore link OR not
  • Read More Text – Allow you to input Readmore text
Navigation Options 

  • Buttons Display – Allow to display navigation button OR not
  • For Theme1, Theme2, Theme3, Theme4

  • Max Items Visible – Number of item per page which you want to show in the once page. “3″ is minimum
  • Navigation Width (px) – Allow to set width of navigation block
  • Title Display – Allow to display title of item OR not
  • Title Maxlength – Allow to set the maxlength of title
  • Description Display – Allow you to display description OR not
  • Description Maxlength – Allow you to set the maxlength of description
  • Image Display – Allow you to display image OR not
Image Options
Get Image From Product Image 

  • Product Image – Allow you to get image from product Image OR not

Get Images From Description

  • Product Description – Allow you to get images from product description OR not

Get Image From Extend Folder

  • Extend Folder – Allow you to get images from external folder OR not
  • Extend Folder – Set path to external image folder used by option above
  • Order to Get – Set order: product_image,product_description,external OR not
  • 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 you to set the width/height of the big image
  • Background – Allow to set the color of image background. This is applied for showing images without full background. If the image with full background, you can see nothing to change
  • Small 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 you to set the width/height of the big image
  • Background – Allow to set the color of 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

  • Entry Start – Allow to set the entry whichs you want to show the first time
  • Auto Play – Allow to Enable/Disable autoplay mode
  • Stop When Hover – Allow to stop effects when users hover
  • Slideshow Speed – Allow to set slideshow speed
  • Interval – Allow to set the speed of timer. Larger = Slower
  • Slideshow Effect – Allow to select effect of slideshow
Advanced Options 

  • Module Class Suffix – A suffix to be applied to the CSS class of the module. This allows for individual module styling.
  • Alternative Layout – Set custom layout for this module
  • Include Jquery – Allow you to include Jquery OR NOT
  • 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

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

Thanks so much!