SJ Listing

First of all, make sure you always download the newest version. When you buy the module, you already have the last version.
The following documentation applies to the module version 1.0 and later.

REQUIREMENTS

– Joomla! v1.7.x latest stable version is highly recommended.

INSTALLATION

1. Please to refer the installation in administrator of module on Joomla! v1.7.x after:

  • In Administrator page, go to Extensions -> Extension Manager
    In this page, click on Choose File button, choose our module and then click Upload & Install

  • Go to Extensions -> Module Manager, click on Select Type box and choose SJ Content Listing (for Content Component)
  • And you can change params for your idea after.

2. And now, please to preview module with layout of SJ Content Listing for example:

  • Description of Article: This is the intro text in the description of Article
  • Image/icon of Article: This is the first image in the description of Article. With icon, the module will resize the image of article automatically.

SETTINGS

Let’s examine all the detail settings of SJ Content Listing on Joomla! v1.7.x

The parameters are divided into the following areas:

  • General Options
  • Category Options
  • Article Options
  • Image Options
  • Other Options
  • Advanced Options
GENERAL OPTIONS

  • Module Class Suffix – Please refer here
  • Width of Module – Allow you change width for the module
  • Select a theme – We support 4 themes for showing the module
  • Open Link – The opening window for links:
    • Same window: Open the link in the same window
    • New window: Open the link in the new window
    • Popup window: Open the link in new window without navigation
CATEGORY OPTIONS

  • Select Categories or Sections – You can choose category/section which you want to show article
  • For Featured Items – Allow you to filter articles with 3 options:
    • Show: Show all articles
    • Show only: Show featured articles only
    • Hide: Hide articles which are featured articles
  • Sort Order By – Allow you to sort order articles by
    • Recently Added First
    • Recently Modified First
    • Most Popular
    • Least Popular
    • Ordering
    • Title
    • Random
  • Max Length of Category Title – The limited number of characters of Category title which can be showed in the module.
  • Link for Category – Allow to enable/disable link of category title
  • Link all Articles – Allow to enable/disable link to show all articles in category
ARTICLE OPTIONS

  • Total Articles – The number of articles will be showed on the module
  • Columns of Article – The number of columns will be showed on a page
  • Rows of Article – The number of rows will be showed on a page
  • Show Article Title – Allow you show/not show title of article
  • Color of Article Title – You can change color for title of article
  • Max Length of Article Title – The limited number of characters of article title which can be showed in the module.
  • Link for Article Title – Allow to enable/disable link for title of article
  • Show Description – Allow you show/not show description of article
  • Characters of Article Description –The limited number of characters of article description which can be showed in the module.
  • Color of Article Description – You can change color for description of article
  • Show short description – Allow you show/not show short description of article
  • Characters of Short Description – The limited number of characters of short description which can be showed in the module.
  • Show Large ImageYou can show/not show large image when you hover on the article
  • Keep HTML – The module will keep HTML code in description if you choose “Yes”
  • Show Hits – You can show/not show Hits of article
  • Show Date – You can show/not show created date
  • Show Author – You can show/not show author of article
  • Show Image – You can show/not show image of article
  • Image Link – Allow to enable/disable link of image
  • Show Read More link – Allow to enable/disable link of Readmore
  • Read More Text – You can change text of readmore here

IMAGE OPTIONS

  • Image Width/Height – You can change width/height for large image
  • Icon Width/Height – You can change width/height for icon
  • Show Image – Allow you show/not show image of article
  • Thumbnail background color – You can change color for background of thumbnail
  • Thumbnail Mode – We support 4 modes for thumbnail:
    • Fill
    • Fit
    • Stretch
    • Center
OTHER OPTIONS

  • Intro Text – The content to show at the top of module
  • Footer Text – The content to show at the end of module
ADVANCED OPTIONS

  • Caching
    • Do not use Cache: Turn off caching
    • Use Cache: Turn on caching
  • Cache Times – The time to cache