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Extensions Module Manager Admin Latestactions

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Description

The Action Logs - Latest Admin module shows a list of the most recent actions on the Control Panel of your Joomla website.

How to Access

To 'add' a new Admin Action Logs - Latest module or 'edit' an existing one, navigate to the Module Manager:

  1. Select Extensions    Modules    Administrator
  2. Click the 'New' button and click on Action Logs - Latest in the modal popup window.
  3. Or to 'Edit' an existing module, in the Module Manager click on the Action Logs - Latest Module's Title or on its check box and then click the Edit button in the Toolbar.

Screenshot

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Details

Module

  • Count. This allows to set up the number of recent actions to display on the Control Panel of your site.

Advanced Options

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  • Layout. If you have defined one or more alternative layouts for a module either in the template or Joomla! Core, you can select the layout to use for this module.
  • Module Class Suffix. A suffix applied to the CSS class of the Module. This allows you to create customized CSS styles that will apply just to this module. You would then modify the "template.css" file of your template to apply styling to this new class.
    • Enter this parameter with a leading space to create a new CSS class for this module. Enter the parameter without a leading space to change the CSS class name for this 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 number of seconds for which to cache the item locally. It can safely be left at the default.
  • Module Tag. The HTML tag for the module to be placed in. By default this is a div tag but other HTML5 elements can also be used.
  • Bootstrap Size. (Values 0 to 12) This allows you to choose the width of the module via the span element built into bootstrap.
  • Header Tag. The HTML tag to use for the modules header or title. This can be an h1, h2, h3, h4, h5, h6 or a p tag. Note that you must use a module style (chrome) of html5 or add your custom module styles in <mytemplate>/html/modules.php.
  • Header Class. Here you can add optional CSS classes to add to the modules header or title element.
  • Module Style. You can use this option to override the templates style for its position.

Permissions

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  • Delete: (Inherited/Allowed/Denied). Allow or deny Delete for users in the group. Delete Allows users in the group to delete any content in this extension.
  • Edit: (Inherited/Allowed/Denied). Allow or deny Edit for users in the group. Edit Allows users in the group to edit any content in this extension.
  • Edit State: (Inherited/Allowed/Denied). Allow or deny Edit State for users in the group. Edit State Allows users in the group to change the state of any content in this extension.
  • Fontend Editing: (Inherited/Allowed/Denied). Allow or deny Edit from the frontend of the site for users in the group.

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.
  • Close: Closes the current screen and returns to the previous screen without saving any modifications you may have made.
  • Help: Opens this help screen.

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