Extensions Module Manager Admin Custom

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

  • Select Extensions  Module Manager

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

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


  • Custom HTML In this module you can put whatever text or other content you would like.

Menu Assignment

Module Permissions

Basic Options

  • Prepare Content Enable or Disable content preparation by plugins.
  • Select a Background-Image Set or unset the image for the background of the module.

Advanced Options


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  • Save: Saves the module and stays in the current screen.</translate>


  • Save & Close: Saves the module and closes the current screen.</translate>


  • Save & New: Saves the module and keeps the editing screen open and ready to create another module.</translate>


  • 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.</translate>


  • Cancel/Close: Closes the current screen and returns to the previous screen without saving any modifications you may have made.</translate>


  • Help: Opens this help screen.</translate>