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==How to access==
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==How to Access==
You can access the Control Panel by logging into Joomla!'s back-end. After you log in, the first screen you will see is the Control Panel. If you want to access the Control Panel from another area in the back-end, simply go to Site > Control Panel.
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===Menu Items===
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Select '''Menus → Menu Trash''' from the drop-down menu in the Back-end of your Joomla! installation.
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===Articles===
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Select '''Content → Article Trash''' from the drop-down menu in the Back-end of your Joomla! installation.
  
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
The Control Panel provides access to many default Joomla! functions and features. From the Control Panel, you can create and manage articles, sections, and categories. Other features available in the Control Panel are the media, menu, language, and user managers. You can also access your site's Global Configuration from here.
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These screens are holding areas where Menu Items and Articles are stored before they are permanently deleted from your Joomla! database. From here, you can either permanently delete the items or restore them to the site.
  
 
==Screenshot==
 
==Screenshot==
[[Image:Control-Panel.jpg]]
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===Menu Items===
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[[Image:trash_manager_menu_items.png]]
  
==Icons==
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===Articles===
The icons available to you in control panel are:
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[[Image:trash_manager_articles.png]]
  
{{cpanelicon|Add New Article}}
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==Column Headers==
{{cpanelicon|Article Manager}}
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===Menu Items===
{{cpanelicon|Category Manager}}
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{{colheader|Number}}
{{cpanelicon|Front Page Manager}}
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{{colheader|Checkbox}}
{{cpanelicon|Global Configuration}}
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*'''Name.''' The Name of the Menu Item.
{{cpanelicon|Language Manager}}
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{{colheader|ID}}
{{cpanelicon|Media Manager}}
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*'''Menu.''' The Name of the Menu that this Menu Item belongs to.
{{cpanelicon|Menu Manager}}
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*'''Type.''' The Type of the Menu Item.
{{cpanelicon|Section Manager}}
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{{cpanelicon|User Manager}}
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===Articles===
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{{colheader|Number}}
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{{colheader|Checkbox}}
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*'''Title.''' The Title of the Article.
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{{colheader|ID}}
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*'''Section.''' The Section this Article belongs to.
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*'''Category.''' The Category this Article belongs to.
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==Toolbar==
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At the top right you will see the toolbar:
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[[Image:trash_manager_toolbar.png]]
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*'''Restore.''' To Restore one or more items, select them and then click this button. A second screen will display with two options: Restore and Cancel. To Restore, press the Restore button. A dialog box will then display with the options "OK" or "Cancel". Press "OK" to Restore the selected items.
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*'''Delete.''' To delete one or more items, select them and click this button. A second screen will display with two options: Delete and Cancel. To delete the items permanently, press the Delete button. The selected items will be deleted.
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{{toolbaricon|Help}}
  
 
==Quick Tips==
 
==Quick Tips==
*Use the 'Add New Article' button to quickly open a new article edit page to create articles quickly.
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* You can keep Menu Items and Articles in the Trash Manager as long as you like. Don't delete these items unless you are sure that you will not need them again.
*Use the 'Front Page Manager' button to quickly get to the front page manager and publish/unpublish or modify any front page articles.
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* Articles in the Trash Manager are not the same as Archived Articles. Articles in the Trash Manager are not available for viewing or editing in the site. Archived Articles may be viewed using the Archive Layouts and may be edited.
  
 
==Related information==
 
==Related information==
*[[screen.content.edit.15|New Article]]
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* To work with Articles: [[screen.content.15|Article Manager]]
*[[screen.content.15|Article Manager]]
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* To work with Menu Items: [[screen.menus.15|Menu Item Manager]]
*[[screen.frontpage.15|Front Page Manager]]
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*[[screen.sections.15|Section Manager]]
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<noinclude>{{cathelp|1.5|Menu Item Manager Help Screens|Menus Help Screens}}</noinclude>
*[[screen.categories.15|Category Manager]]
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*[[screen.mediamanager.15|Media Manager]]
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*[[screen.menumanager.15|Menu Manager]]
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*[[screen.languages.15|Language Manager]]
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*[[screen.users.15|User Manager]]
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*[[screen.config.15|Global Configuration]]
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Latest revision as of 13:20, 5 September 2012

Contents

How to Access

Menu Items

Select Menus → Menu Trash from the drop-down menu in the Back-end of your Joomla! installation.

Articles

Select Content → Article Trash from the drop-down menu in the Back-end of your Joomla! installation.

Description

These screens are holding areas where Menu Items and Articles are stored before they are permanently deleted from your Joomla! database. From here, you can either permanently delete the items or restore them to the site.

Screenshot

Menu Items

Trash manager menu items.png

Articles

Trash manager articles.png

Column Headers

Menu Items

  • #. An indexing number automatically assigned by Joomla! for ease of reference.
  • Checkbox. Check this box to select one or more items. To select all items, check the box in the column heading. After one or more boxes are checked, click a toolbar button to take an action on the selected item or items. Many toolbar actions, such as Publish and Unpublish, can work with multiple items. Others, such as Edit, only work on one item at a time. If multiple items are checked and you press Edit, the first item will be opened for editing.
  • Name. The Name of the Menu Item.
  • ID. The unique ID number automatically assigned to this item by Joomla!. This number cannot be changed.
  • Menu. The Name of the Menu that this Menu Item belongs to.
  • Type. The Type of the Menu Item.

Articles

  • #. An indexing number automatically assigned by Joomla! for ease of reference.
  • Checkbox. Check this box to select one or more items. To select all items, check the box in the column heading. After one or more boxes are checked, click a toolbar button to take an action on the selected item or items. Many toolbar actions, such as Publish and Unpublish, can work with multiple items. Others, such as Edit, only work on one item at a time. If multiple items are checked and you press Edit, the first item will be opened for editing.
  • Title. The Title of the Article.
  • ID. The unique ID number automatically assigned to this item by Joomla!. This number cannot be changed.
  • Section. The Section this Article belongs to.
  • Category. The Category this Article belongs to.

Toolbar

At the top right you will see the toolbar:

Trash manager toolbar.png

  • Restore. To Restore one or more items, select them and then click this button. A second screen will display with two options: Restore and Cancel. To Restore, press the Restore button. A dialog box will then display with the options "OK" or "Cancel". Press "OK" to Restore the selected items.
  • Delete. To delete one or more items, select them and click this button. A second screen will display with two options: Delete and Cancel. To delete the items permanently, press the Delete button. The selected items will be deleted.
  • Help. Opens this Help Screen.

Quick Tips

  • You can keep Menu Items and Articles in the Trash Manager as long as you like. Don't delete these items unless you are sure that you will not need them again.
  • Articles in the Trash Manager are not the same as Archived Articles. Articles in the Trash Manager are not available for viewing or editing in the site. Archived Articles may be viewed using the Archive Layouts and may be edited.

Related information