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==How to access==
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To access this module, go to your site back-end.  Using the top menu, go to '''Extensions -> module manager''' and select "new". Then, select Wrapper.
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==Description==
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=Description=
 
This Module shows a list of Articles that are related to the current Article being viewed by the user (for example, a Article Layout or a Blog or List layout where the user has clicked on an Article link). Articles are considered to be related to each other if they share at least one Keyword in the Article's Metadata Information. Article Keywords are entered in the Metadata Information section of the [[Help30:Content_Article_Manager_Edit#Metadata_Options|Article Manager - New/Edit]] screen.
 
This Module shows a list of Articles that are related to the current Article being viewed by the user (for example, a Article Layout or a Blog or List layout where the user has clicked on an Article link). Articles are considered to be related to each other if they share at least one Keyword in the Article's Metadata Information. Article Keywords are entered in the Metadata Information section of the [[Help30:Content_Article_Manager_Edit#Metadata_Options|Article Manager - New/Edit]] screen.
  
==Screenshot==
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[[Image:Help30-Extensions-Module-Manager-Articles-Related-screen.png]]
 
[[Image:Help30-Extensions-Module-Manager-Articles-Related-screen.png]]
  
==Toolbar==
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==Details==
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=Details=
  
==Basic Options==
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=Basic Options=
 
[[Image:Help30-Extensions-Module-Manager-Articles-Related-basic-options-parameters.png]]
 
[[Image:Help30-Extensions-Module-Manager-Articles-Related-basic-options-parameters.png]]
 
*'''Show Date.''' Whether to Hide or Show the Article's creation date.
 
*'''Show Date.''' Whether to Hide or Show the Article's creation date.
  
==Advanced Options==
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=Advanced Options=
 
[[Image:Help30-Extensions-Module-Manager-Articles-Related-advanced-options-parameters.png]]
 
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*'''Alternative layout''' Apply an alternative layout or template override
 
*'''Alternative layout''' Apply an alternative layout or template override
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==Menu Assignment==
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=Menu Assignment=
  
==Quick Tips==
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=Quick Tips=
  
 
No tips have been added at the time.
 
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Revision as of 19:48, 6 December 2013

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

  • Select Extensions  Module Manager

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

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

Contents

Description

This Module shows a list of Articles that are related to the current Article being viewed by the user (for example, a Article Layout or a Blog or List layout where the user has clicked on an Article link). Articles are considered to be related to each other if they share at least one Keyword in the Article's Metadata Information. Article Keywords are entered in the Metadata Information section of the Article Manager - New/Edit screen.

Screenshot

File:Help30-Extensions-Module-Manager-Articles-Related-screen.png

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.

Details

Basic Options

File:Help30-Extensions-Module-Manager-Articles-Related-basic-options-parameters.png

  • Show Date. Whether to Hide or Show the Article's creation date.

Advanced Options

File:Help30-Extensions-Module-Manager-Articles-Related-advanced-options-parameters.png

  • 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.
  • Cache Time. The length of time, in minutes, before the Module is re-cached.

Menu Assignment

Quick Tips

No tips have been added at the time.