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===Article Layout===
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Used to show a single article on the page. Note: This layout replaces the ''Static Content'' and ''Link Content'' used in Joomla! version 1.0.
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==How To Access==
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To create a new Single Article Menu Item:
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* Select Menus → [name of the menu] from the drop-down menu on the back-end of your Joomla! installation (for example, Menus → Main Menu).  
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* Click New to create a new menu item.
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* Click the Menu Item Type Select button and then click the Single Article link under Articles.
  
'''Parameters - Basic'''
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To edit an existing Single Article Menu Item, click its Title in [[Help25:Menus_Menu_Item_Manager|Menu Manager: Menu Items]].
The Article Layout has one Parameter, the Article to include in the layout, as shown below.
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[[Image:menu_item_article_parameters.png|frame|center]]Press the Select button to select the desired Article for this layout.
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==Description==
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Used to show one article in the front end of the site. An example is shown below.
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[[File:Help25-article-single-article-front-end.png|frame|none]]
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Archived articles are no longer published but are still stored on the site. Articles are Archived using the [[screen.content.15|Article Manager]] screen. Note that Articles assigned to the "Uncategorized" Section will not show on the Archived Article List layout.
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==Screenshot==
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[[File:Help25-chunk-menu-item-single-article.png|frame|none]]
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==Column Headers==
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===Common Options===
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See [[Help25:Menus_Menu_Item_Manager_Edit|Menu Item Manager: New Menu Item]] for help on fields common to all Menu Item types, including Details, Link Type Options, Page Display Options, Metadata Options, and Module Assignments for this Menu Item.
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===Required Settings===
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The Single Article Layout has the following required settings:
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[[Image:Help25-article-single-article-required-settings.png|frame|none]]
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[[Image:Help25-article-single-article-modal.png|frame|none]]
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===Article Options===
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The Archived Articles Layout has the following Article Options, as shown below. These options determine how the articles will show in the layout.
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[[Image:Help25-article-archived-article-options.png|frame|none]]
  
 
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How To Access

To create a new Single Article Menu Item:

  • Select Menus → [name of the menu] from the drop-down menu on the back-end of your Joomla! installation (for example, Menus → Main Menu).
  • Click New to create a new menu item.
  • Click the Menu Item Type Select button and then click the Single Article link under Articles.

To edit an existing Single Article Menu Item, click its Title in Menu Manager: Menu Items.

Description

Used to show one article in the front end of the site. An example is shown below.

Help25-article-single-article-front-end.png

Archived articles are no longer published but are still stored on the site. Articles are Archived using the Article Manager screen. Note that Articles assigned to the "Uncategorized" Section will not show on the Archived Article List layout.

Screenshot

Help25-chunk-menu-item-single-article.png

Column Headers

Common Options

See Menu Item Manager: New Menu Item for help on fields common to all Menu Item types, including Details, Link Type Options, Page Display Options, Metadata Options, and Module Assignments for this Menu Item.

Required Settings

The Single Article Layout has the following required settings:

Help25-article-single-article-required-settings.png
Help25-article-single-article-modal.png


Article Options

The Archived Articles Layout has the following Article Options, as shown below. These options determine how the articles will show in the layout.

Help25-article-archived-article-options.png