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

  • Select Extensions  Module Manager

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

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

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Description

This Module shows a set of navigation links that illustrates where you are inside the web site and allows you to navigate back.

Screenshot

An example is shown below:File:Extensions-Module-Manager-Breadcrumbs-screen.png The Module Type name for this is "Breadcrumbs". This Module does not relate to any other component.

Toolbar

At the top left you will see the toolbar:

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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.

Basic Options

File:Extensions-Module-Manager-Breadcrumbs-basic-options-parameters.png

  • Show "You Are Here" Whether or not to show the text "You are Here" before the Breadcrumb Path.
  • Show Home. Whether or not to show the Home page in the Breadcrumbs path.
  • Text for Home entry. The text to display for the Home page in the Breadcrumbs.
  • Show Last. Shall the last element be shown.
  • Text Serarator. The text to use to separate navigation elements. If blank, ">>" is used.

Advanced Options

File:Extensions-Module-Manager-Breadcrumbs-advanced-options-parameters.png

  • Alternative Layout Can specify an alternative breadcrumb layout if alternatives are configured.
  • Module Class Suffix Can specify an alternative style if additional styles are configured in your template.
  • Caching. Options available to pull this parameter from the global configuration settings, or to disable Caching.

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