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Components Tags Manager Options

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Contents

How to Access

  • Click the Global Configuration button in the Control Panel and click the Tags button on left side panel, or
  • Select Components  Tags  Options from the drop-down menus.

Screenshot

Tagged Items Options Tab

Description

Toolbar

At the top left you will see the toolbar:

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The functions are:

  • Save. Saves the global configuration settings and stays in the current screen.
  • Save & Close. Saves the global configuration settings and closes the current screen.
  • 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.

Tagged Items Options

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  • Default Tagged Items Layout. Choose a default layout to for tagged items. This layout will be used when a user clicks on a tag that doesn't have a menu item defined.
  • Show tag name. For a layout with one tag, show the tag name.
  • Tag Image. For a layout with one tag, show the image for the tag.
  • Tag Description. Show or hide a description for the tag (only used when a single tag is selected).
  • Image. Show the tag image (full image).
  • Show number of items. Show the number of items with a given tag.
  • Order. Order items will be displayed in.
  • Direction. Sort order. Descending is highest to lowest. Ascending is lowest to highest.
  • Table Headings. Show or hide the headings in list layouts.
  • Show Date. Whether to show a date column in the list of articles. Select Hide to hide the date, or select which date you wish to show.
  • Item Images. Shows the first image for each item in the list.
  • Item description. Whether to show or hide the description for each item in the list. The length may be limited using the Maximum Characters option.
  • Maximum Characters. The maximum number of characters to display from the description in ach tag.