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==How to access==
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=Random Image Module=
  
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==Overview==
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==How to access==
 
To access the Random Image module, go to your site back-end.  Using the top menu, go to '''Extensions -> module manager''' and select "new". Then, select Random Image.
 
To access the Random Image module, go to your site back-end.  Using the top menu, go to '''Extensions -> module manager''' and select "new". Then, select Random Image.
  
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==Screenshot==
 
==Screenshot==
 
 
An example is shown below:
 
An example is shown below:
 
[[Image:random_image_example.png|frame|center]]
 
[[Image:random_image_example.png|frame|center]]
  
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==Toolbar==
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{{Chunk25:Help_screen_module_manager_edit_toolbar}}
  
==Outline==
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==Details==
  
===Basic Options===
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==Basic Options==
 
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[[Image:help25_mod_randomimage_basic.JPG|frame|center]]
 
*'''Image Type.''' The type of image to display. Options are "jpg", "png", "gif", and so on. The default is "jpg".
 
*'''Image Type.''' The type of image to display. Options are "jpg", "png", "gif", and so on. The default is "jpg".
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*'''Height (px).''' Optional image height, in pixels. If entered, image will be forced to this height.
 
*'''Height (px).''' Optional image height, in pixels. If entered, image will be forced to this height.
  
===Advanced Parameters===
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==Advanced Options==
 
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*'''Alternative layout''' Apply an alternative layout or template override
 
*'''Alternative layout''' Apply an alternative layout or template override
 
*'''Module Class Suffix''' Apply a CSS suffix to the module
 
*'''Module Class Suffix''' Apply a CSS suffix to the module
 
{{colheader|Caching}}
 
{{colheader|Caching}}
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==Menu Assignment==
  
 
==Quick Tips==
 
==Quick Tips==
 
 
No tips have been added for the Wrapper module.
 
No tips have been added for the Wrapper module.
 
==Toolbar==
 
{{Chunk25:Help_screen_module_manager_edit_toolbar}}
 
  
 
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<noinclude>{{cathelp|2.5|Module Manager|Extensions}}</noinclude>

Revision as of 17:01, 31 December 2011

Contents

Random Image Module

Overview

How to access

To access the Random Image module, go to your site back-end. Using the top menu, go to Extensions -> module manager and select "new". Then, select Random Image.

Description

This Module displays a random image from a directory.

Screenshot

An example is shown below:

Random image example.png

Toolbar

At the top right you will see the toolbar:

Help25-Toolbar-Save-SaveClose-SaveNew-SaveCopy-Close-Help.png

The functions are:

  • Save. Saves the module and stays in the current screen.
  • Save & Close. Saves the module and closes the current screen.
  • Save & New. Saves the module and keeps the editing screen open and ready to create another module.
  • Save as Copy. Saves your changes to a copy of the current module. Does not affect the current module. This toolbar icon is not shown if you are creating a new module.
  • Cancel/Close. Closes the current screen and returns to the previous screen without saving any modifications you may have made.
  • Help. Opens this help screen.

Details

Basic Options

File:Help25 mod randomimage basic.JPG

  • Image Type. The type of image to display. Options are "jpg", "png", "gif", and so on. The default is "jpg".
  • Image Folder. The folder on the server that stores the image files. The path is relative to the site URL (for example, "images/stories").
  • Link. Optional web site to link to when image is clicked.
  • Width (px). Optional image width, in pixels. If entered, image will be forced to this width.
  • Height (px). Optional image height, in pixels. If entered, image will be forced to this height.

Advanced Options

  • Alternative layout Apply an alternative layout or template override
  • Module Class Suffix Apply a CSS suffix to the module
  • Caching. Use Global/No Caching. Whether or not to cache the content of this Module. A setting of "Use Global" will use the Cache Settings from the Global Configuration screen.

Menu Assignment

Quick Tips

No tips have been added for the Wrapper module.