How to create a custom button

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The code below is used for adding buttons to the back-end toolbar when developing components and modules.

Apply button


Back button


Cancel button


Custom button

JToolBarHelper::custom( 'task', 'icon', 'icon over', 'alt', boolean, boolean );

Upload button

  • Method 1:
// Add an upload button and view a popup screen width 550 and height 400
$alt = "Upload";
$bar=& JToolBar::getInstance( 'toolbar' );
$bar->appendButton( 'Popup', 'upload', $alt, 'index.php', 550, 400 );
  • Method 2:
// You view button for popup media manager tools
JToolBarHelper::media_manager( '/' );