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To ''''add'''' a new Articles Category module or ''''edit'''' an existing Articles Category module, navigate to the [[Help31:Extensions_Module_Manager|Module Manager]]:
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Click the ''''New'''' button and click on Articles Category in the modal popup window.
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To ''''Edit'''' an existing Articles Category module, in the Module Manager click on an '''Articles Category Modules Title''' or click the '''Articles Category modules check box''' and then click the '''Edit''' button in the Toolbar.
  
 
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==Description==

Revision as of 07:53, 12 July 2013

Contents

How to Access

To 'add' a new Articles Category module or 'edit' an existing Articles Category module, navigate to the Module Manager:

  • Select Extensions  Module Manager

Click the 'New' button and click on Articles Category in the modal popup window.

To 'Edit' an existing Articles Category module, in the Module Manager click on an Articles Category Modules Title or click the Articles Category modules check box and then click the Edit button in the Toolbar.

Description

This module displays a list of articles from one or more categories.

Screenshot

Details and Options

Basic Options

Dynamic Mode Options

Filtering Options

Ordering Options

Grouping Options

Display Options

Advanced Options

Menu Assignment

Toolbar

At the top left you will see the toolbar:

Help30-Save-SaveClose-SaveNew-SaveCopy-Close-Help-toolbar.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.

Front End Screenshot

Example Front End Site images are generic images using Joomla! core installation supplied free Front End Templates. The actual view can depend on the installed custom template used and the template's style for those views on a Joomla! website.

Articles Category module shown:

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The Module Type name for this Module is "mod_articles_category". It is related to the content component.