SJ SlideShow for JoomShopping

This guide is intended for SJ SlideShow module.

When you buy the module the first time, you will have the latest version. After the first release, we will update this module regularly, then please check newer versions in here

REQUIREMENTS

1. Joomla! v1.7.x, Joomla! 2.5.x or Joomla! 3.0, latest stable version is recommended.
2. JoomShopping v3.13.2 is recommended for Joomla 2.5 package
3. JoomShopping v 4.1.0 is recommended for Joomla 3.0 package

INSTALLATION

1. Prepare your module package (zip file; please UNZIP first if it is indicated in the file name)
2. All steps are in administrator of Joomla!:

  • 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
  • Then click the module listed below to configure it as SETTINGS part hereafter

SETTINGS

1. This module with sample layout is below:

  • Main Image: Showing the main large image, configured under Image Options
  • Navigation Button: Button to navigate with many styles can be applied.

2. The parameters are divided up into the following areas:

  • Source Options
  • Product Options
  • Effect Options
  • Image Options
  • Advanced Options
SOURCE OPTIONS

  • Categories – Choose categories that you want to show in this module
  • Product Order By – Allow to sort product by one of these that are included:
    • Product Title
    • Product Price
    • Product Reviews
    • Product Hits
    • Product ID
    • Created Date
    • Modified Date
  • Product Order Dir – Allow to choose: Ascending or Descending direction to order
  • Limitation – Allow to set number of products visible
PRODUCT OPTIONS

  • Title options:
    • Show Title:  Show the title of product OR not
    • Title Max Chars: Allow to set the number of character for product title. Choosing -1 if you want to show full title.
  • Description Options:
    • Show Desc: Allow you to show product description OR not
    • Desc Max Chars: Allow to set the number of character for product description. Choosing -1 if you want to show full description.
  • Other Options:
    • Show Read More: Show the Readmore OR not
    • Read More Text: Allow to set custom readmore text
    • Show Price: Show the Price OR not
    • Show Rewiew: Show the Rewiew OR not
EFFECT OPTIONS

  • Article Start – Allow you to set the order number of product to be shown for the first sight. The maximum of this is equal with the total of products.
  • Stop when Hover – Allow you to stop slide when being hovered OR not
  • Auto Play –  Allow you to set autoplay for slideshow
  • Interval – Allow you to set time to stop between sliding
  • Effect – Allow you to set effect for slideshow: Slide or Fade
IMAGE OPTIONS

  • From Product – Allow you to get images from product field configured above OR not
  • From External – Allow you to get image from image external source OR not
  • External Path (or Url) – Set path to external image folder used by option above. Using {id}.jpg is for getting the id of image. Using {name}.jpg is for getting the name of image.
  • Order to Get – Allow you to set order of loading image: image_product, external OR external, image_product.
  • 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
  • Image Width – Allow you to set the width of the main image
  • Image Height – Allow you to set the height of the main image
  • Background – Allow to set the color of image background
  • Placeholder – Allow you to use a placeholder image when article’s image is empty
  • Placeholder Path (or Url) – Allow to set path to placeholder image
ADVANCED OPTIONS

  • Module Class Suffix – Allow you to choose another CSS class that suits your template
  • Include Jquery – Allow to include jQuery lib OR not
  • Show Jquery in Joomshopping Page: Allow to show Jquery in Joomshooping page OR not
  • 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 the popup window
  • – Allow to use a different layout from the supplied module or overrides on the templates
  • Pretext – The content to show at the top of module
  • Posttext – 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 – The HTML tag for module
  • Boostrap Size – An option to specific how many columns the module will use
  • Header Tag – The HTML tag for module header/title
  • Header Class – The CSS Class for module header/title
  • Module Style – Allow to override the templates style for it’s position