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This is a simplified version of Site Global Configuration, which can change site settings from front end.
 
This is a simplified version of Site Global Configuration, which can change site settings from front end.
 
== How To Access ==
 
== How To Access ==
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To create a new Display Site Configuration Menu Item:
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* Select {{rarr|Menus,[name of the menu]}} from the drop-down menu on the back-end of your Joomla! installation (for example, {{rarr|Menus,Main Menu}}).
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* Click the New Toolbar button to create a new menu item.
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* Click the Menu Item Type Select button [[File:Help30-Menu-Item-Type-Select-Button.png]] and then click the Display Site Configuration Menu Item link under Configuration Manager.
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To edit an existing Display Site Configuration Menu Item, click its Title in [[Help30:Menus_Menu_Item_Manager|Menu Manager: Menu Items]].
  
 
== Description ==
 
== Description ==
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== Toolbar ==
 
== Toolbar ==
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At the top left you will see the toolbar:
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[[Image:Help30-Save-SaveClose-SaveNew-Cancel-Help-toolbar.png]]
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The functions are:
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{{Chunk30:Help_screen_toolbar_icon_Save|menu item}}
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{{Chunk30:Help_screen_toolbar_icon_SaveAndClose|menu item}}
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{{Chunk30:Help_screen_toolbar_icon_SaveAndNew|menu item}}
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{{Chunk30:Help_screen_toolbar_icon_Cancel}}
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{{Chunk30:Help_screen_toolbar_icon_Help}}
  
 
== Front End Screenshot ==
 
== Front End Screenshot ==

Revision as of 22:36, 11 November 2013

Contents

This is a simplified version of Site Global Configuration, which can change site settings from front end.

How To Access

To create a new Display Site Configuration 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 the New Toolbar button to create a new menu item.
  • Click the Menu Item Type Select button Help30-Menu-Item-Type-Select-Button.png and then click the Display Site Configuration Menu Item link under Configuration Manager.

To edit an existing Display Site Configuration Menu Item, click its Title in Menu Manager: Menu Items.

Description

Screenshot

Details

Details Tab

For more information please see Menu Item Manager: Details Tab

Required Settings

  • Menu Title. The title that will display for this menu item.
  • Menu Location. The menu that this menu item (choice) will be part of. The menus defined for the site will show in the list box.

Link Type Options

See Menu Item Manager: New Menu Item for help on fields in Link Type Options for this Menu Item.

Page Display Tab

See Menu Item Manager: New Menu Item for help on fields in Page Display Options for this Menu Item.

Metadata Tab

See Menu Item Manager: New Menu Item for help on fields in Metadata Options for this Menu Item.

Module Assignments Tab

See Menu Item Manager: New Menu Item for help on fields in Module Assignments for this Menu Item.

Toolbar

At the top left you will see the toolbar:

Help30-Save-SaveClose-SaveNew-Cancel-Help-toolbar.png

The functions are:

  • Save. Saves the menu item and stays in the current screen.
  • Save & Close. Saves the menu item and closes the current screen.
  • Save & New. Saves the menu item and keeps the editing screen open and ready to create another menu item.
  • 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