SJ Super Category for Content

This guide will help you install SJ Super Category for Content 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 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 Super Category for Content to configure.SJ Super Category for Content module is configured in 7 main groups of parameters as following:

  • Module.
  • Source Options.
  • Category Options.
  • Items Options.
  • Image Options.
  • Effect Optionss.
  • Advanced.

Let’s look at the parameters in detail:

Module.

  • Link Target – Allow to choose one of three:
    • New window.
    • Same window.
    • Popup window.
  • # Column – Allow to set number of column for each device:
    • For devices have screen width from 1200px to greater.
    • For devices have screen width from 768px up to 1199px.
    • For devices have screen width from 480px up to 767px.
    • For devices have screen width less than or equal 479px.
      • Type show - Allow to choose one of two: Load more or Slider
      • Rows - Allow to set number of row for slider

Source Options.

  • For Category
    • Category – Allow you to select Category.
    • Category Depth – The number of child category levels to return.
  • For Field Article
    • Product Field to show tabs – You can choose article which you want to show
    • Field Preload – You can choose the article which you want to show by the first.
    • Ordering Direction – Select the direction you would like Articles to be ordered by.
    • Featured Articles – Allow to select to show, hide or only display Featured articles.
    • Count – Maximum number of articles to display. Enter “0″ for unlimited.

Category Options. 

  • For Categories Slider
    – Allow to set number of column for each device:

    • For devices have screen width from 1200px to greater.
    • For devices have screen width from 768px up to 1199px.
    • For devices have screen width from 480px up to 767px.
    • For devices have screen width less than or equal 479px.
      • Column For devices have screen width less than or equal 479px.
      • Category title maxlength :The maxlength of Category’s title. Set “0″ to show full title.
      • Sub Category Order By – Allow to choose 1 of 3: Name/Odering/Random.
      • Sub Category Direction – Allow to choose Category Direction: Ascending/Descending.
      • Display Title Sub Category - Allow to show/hide title of sub category.
      • Display slide category – Allow to show/hide slider of category.
      • Type – Allow to choose one of two : Slide or Default
      • Sub Category Title Maxlength: The maxlength of Sub Category’s title. Set “0″ to show full title.
      • Tabs Title Maxlength: The maxlength of Tabs Title. Set “0″to show full title.
  • Get Images From Image Category
    • Image Category – Allow to show image category OR not.
  • Get Images From Image Description
    • Description – Allow to show image description OR not.
  • Get Images From Extend Folder
    • Extend Folder – Allow to show/hide Extend Folder.
    • Extend Folder – Set path to external image folder used by option above.
    • Order to Get – Order to Get image.
    • Resize Mode – Allow to choose the mode of image resizing.
    • Output Format – Output Format after resizing.
    • Keep Transparency – Allow to keep transparency of image OR not.
    • Width – Allow to set width of image.
    • Height – Allow to set height of image.
    • Background – Allow to set the color of image background.
    • Place holder Path (or Url) – The path or URL of Default Image.

Items Options.

  • Title Display – Allow to show/hide title of items.
  • Title Maxlength – The maxlength of items’s title. Set “0″ to show full title.
  • Description Display – Allow to show/hide Description of items.
  • Decription Maxlength – The maxlength of items’s decription. Set “0″ to show full title.
  • Tags Display – Allow to show/hide Tags of items.
  • Readmore Link – Allow to show/hide a link of article.
  • Read More Text – Allow to set Readmore text.

Image Options.

  • Get Images From Image Intro
    • Image Intro – Allow to show image articles OR not.
  • Get Images From Image Fulltext
    • Image Fulltext – Allow to show Image Fulltext OR not.
  • Get Images From Inline Introtext
    • Inline Introtext - Allow to show image inline introtext OR not.
  • Get Images From Inline Fulltext
    • Inline Fulltext - Allow to show image inline fulltext OR not.
  • Get Images From Extend Folder
    • Extend Folder – Allow to show/hide Extend Folder.
    • Order to Get – Order to Get image.
    • Extend Folder – Set path to external image folder used by option above.
    • Resize Mode – Allow to choose the mode of image resizing.
    • Output Format – Output Format after resizing.
    • Keep Transparency – Allow to keep transparency of image OR not.
    • Width – Allow to set width of image.
    • Height – Allow to set height of image.
    • Background – Allow to set the color of image background.
    • User Default Image – Allow to use Default Image or not.
    • Place holder Path (or Url) – The path or URL of Default Image.

Effect Options.

    • For Type show loadmore
      • Effect – Allow to select effect of module in list box.
      • Duration – Allow to set how long animation will run (Lager = Slower).
      • Delay – Allow to set a timer to delay the excution of the next item in the queue (Lager = Slower).
    • For Sub Category/For Type Show Slider.
      • Center – Allow to show/hide article center for slider.
      • Display Navigation – Allow to show/hide navigation for slider.
      • Display Loop – Allow to run a loop or not.
      • Margin Right Sub Category – Allow to set margin right for sub category.
      • Auto Play – Allow to Enable/Disable auto play or not.
      • Auto Interval Timeout – Allow to set auto interval timeout of slider or not.
      • Auto Hover Pause– Allow to pause effect when the user hovers.
      • Auto Play Speed – Allow to set speed of auto play.
      • Navigation Speed – Allow to set speed of navigation.
      • Mouse Drag – Allow to Enable/Disable mouse drag.
      • Touch Drag – Allow to Enable/Disable touch drag.

Advanced Options.

    • 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-texl – The content to show at the end of module.
    • Caching – Select whether to cache the content of this module.
    • Cache Time – The time in seconds before the module is recached.
    • 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 extension. If you have any questions that are beyond the scope of this help file, please send us via: Submit a Ticket

Thanks so much!