Description

This module shows the list of categories as Joomla standard menu or DHTML suckerfish menu.

Front-end View

Module_ContentCategory

Parameters

Parameter

Value

Descriptions

Home Category                              

Dropdown                                      

Select the section which categories will be listed at the front-end. This is mandatory parameter. Module will not work properly if you leave it empty

Use DHTML                      

Dropdown                                      

Select whether the category list will be displayed normally or by using Suckerfish dropdown menu.

The "Suckerfish" dropdown menu introduced a method of creating dropdown menus using just HTML and stylesheet commands.

Select list(only for Tree List)                              

Dropdown                                      

You may change type of categories Tree List view here. Configure this parameter if you set "Tree List" in "Use DHTML" parameter only.

Show home category title

Radio button

Select whether to show the title of the selected home category.

Show Items Num

Radio button                      

Set "Yes" to display number of items inside each category.

Dynamic Menu

Radio button

Select whether the behavior of the category list will change dynamically depend on at the front-end. Set "No" to get permanent list of categories for all category pages.

Submenu border color (only for       Suckerfish menu)  

Text

Enter the border color of Suckerfish submenu.

This field is applicable only if Suckerfish is selected in the "Use DHTML" dropdown.

Submenu border width (only for      Suckerfish menu)

Dropdown

Select the width of the Suckerfish submenu border.

This field is applicable only if  Suckerfish is selected in the "Use DHTML" dropdown.

Submenu border style
 

Dropdown

Set submenu border style.

This field is applicable only if  Suckerfish is selected in the "Use DHTML" dropdown.

Submenu background color

Text

Set submenu backgroud color of suckerfish menu.

This field is applicable only if  Suckerfish is selected in the "Use DHTML" dropdown.

Home Category CSS Class

Text

Enter the CSS class of the home category.

CSS class allows you to give an HTML element multiple looks with CSS.

Header Text

Textarea

Enter the text to be displayed before the category list.

Footer Text

Textarea

Enter the text to be displayed after the category list.

Menu Class Suffix

Text

Enter the suffix to be applied to the CSS class of each menu item. This allows for menu item styling.

Module Class Suffix

Text

Enter the suffix to be applied to the CSS class of the module. This allows individual module styling.

Itemid target

Dropdown

Select the front-end menu item whose item ID will be used by the module to generate the URLs of all outgoing links.