SJ Slider for HikaShop

This guide will help you install SJ Slider 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
  • Support Responsive layout and all HikaShop’s edition (Free, Essential, Business)
  • Compatible with HikaShop. 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


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 Slider for HikaShop to configure

SJ Slider for HikaShop module is configured in 6 main groups of parameters as following:

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

Let’s look at the parameters in detail:

Basic Options

  • Title of Slider – Allow to input title of slider
  • Open Link – Set target for links:
    • New Window
    • Same Window
    • Popup Window
  • Layout – We support 2 layouts:
    • Layout 01
    • Layout 02
  • Show Control – Allow to display control OR not
  • Control Type – We support 3 Types:
    • Type 01
    • Type 02
    • Type 03
  • Control Position – Allow to display control position
    • Top
    • Bottom
    • Middle

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

  • Show Title – Allow to show title OR not
  • Title Limit – Allow to input the title limitation
  • Display Description – Allow to show description OR not
  • Description Maxlength – Allow to set the max length of description. Set “0” to show full description.
  • Display Price – Allow to display price OR not
  • Display Per Unit – Allow to per unit “each” OR not
  • Display Votes – Allow 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
  • Display Detail Link – Allow you to Display Detail Link OR not
  • Detail Text – Allow you to insert text for Detail link
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
  • 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
  • User Default Image – Allow to set user default image OR not
  • Placeholder Path or Url – Allow to set path to placeholder image

Effect Options

  • Auto Play – Allow to Enable/Disable autoplay mode
  • Effect – Select effect when moving next slide: Fade/slide
  • Start – Allow to set page that is displayed at first when you run slideshow
  • Step – The number of items will be slided
  • Speed – Allow to set speed of slider. Larger = Slower
  • Interval – The duration to change to next slide
  • Stop When Hover – Allow to stop effects when users hover
Advanced Options 

  • Device Class Suffix – Allow you to display the number of column on each device.
  • Module Class Suffix – Allow you to choose another CSS class that suits your template
  • 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!