Responsive Scroller for EasyBlog is a responsive scroller that allows you to show EasyBlog articles with a set amount of scrolling items.
The size and amount of scrolling items will automatically adjust depending on the browser and screen size. The module features 6 preset themes and is fully customizable.
To install Responsive Scroller for Easyblog
- Login to Joomla administrator control panel
- Click on
Upload Package File
- Select the zip file of the extension and click on
Upload & Install
- Go to
Modulesand search for
Responsive Scroller for Easyblog
- Under the tab
Moduleselect a position for the module and set the Status as
- Under the tab
Menu Assignmentassign the module to the menu items where you want it to display.
If you assign the module to a menu item of type
Easyblog Categories, the module will still display when you click on an article link. If you don't want the module to be displayed inside an article page, you must not assign it to those menu items.
Under the tab
Data Source you have the option to select
Custom Filtering or
Custom Filtering you can filter articles by:
If you leave the above 4 fields empty then all articles will be selected. Keep in mind that the 4 above filters work in conjunction with each other. That means that if you select a Category called
Category 1 and a tag called
Tag 1 then the module will show articles that belong to the category
Category 1 and at the same time they have the tag
If you also want to retrieve items from the children categories of the selected categories you must enable the field
In the field
Items count you can limit the total items shown in the module. Default is 8.
To filter by specific tags, enter the id's of the tags in the field
Tags separated by commas.
To filter by specific teams, enter the id's of the teams in the field
Teams separated by commas.
You can also configure the module to hide or show Featured/Frontpage articles.
Additionaly you can exclude specific articles from the module in the field
Exclude Posts by entering the articles id's separated by commas.
Finally you can change the articles ordering in the module in the field
If you want to display specific posts in the module you must select the option
Specific Posts in the field
Then enter the id's of the posts in the field
Specific Posts. You can change the items ordering in the field
Theme: Select one of the available themes.
Items spacing: Spacing between items (in pixels).
Image type: Select an image type.
Blog Image: This is the Cover Image of the blog post.
Inline Image: An inline image is an image that you add inside the post text. If you select this type of image, the first image found inside the post text will be used in the module.
Image width: The module will crop the images to this width (in pixels).
Image height: The module will crop the images to this height (in pixels).
The module stores the cropped images to the folder
Title limit: Limits the total count of words in the item title.
Introtext limit: Limits the total count of words in the item introtext.
Date format: Enter a date format. You can learn more here: PHP Date Manual.
Slide speed: Slide speed in milliseconds (1000 milliseconds = 1 second).
Pagination speed: Pagination speed in milliseconds (1000 milliseconds = 1 second).
Rewind speed: Rewind speed in milliseconds (1000 milliseconds = 1 second).
Autoplay: Advances automatically to next item/page.
Autoplay speed: Autoplay speed in milliseconds (1000 milliseconds = 1 second).
Stop on hover: Stops autoplay on mouse hover.
Navigation arrows: Display
Rewind to start: Slide back to first item when reaching the last item.
Scroll per page: Scroll per page not per item. This affects
Previous buttons and
Pagination bullets: Display pagination buttons.
Pagination numbers: Show numbers inside pagination buttons.
Drag and scroll: Enable/disable mouse/touch dragging.
With the parameters of this section you can configure the number of visible items per screen size.
Responsive layout: Enable/disable responsive layout.
LG items per row: Items per row for Large Screens (large desktop).
LG size: Size limit for Large Screens (in pixels). Under this limit, the
MD items per row will be applied.
MD items per row: Items per row for Medium Screens (medium desktop).
MD size: Size limit for Medium Screens (in pixels). Under this limit, the
SM items per row will be applied.
SM items per row: Items per row for Small Screens (tablet).
SM size: Size limit for Small Screens (in pixels). Under this limit, the
XS items per row will be applied.
XS items per row: Items per row for Extra Small Screens (small tablet/landscape phone).
XS size: Size limit for Phone Screens (in pixels). Under this limit, the
Phone items per row will be applied.
Phone items per row: Items per row for Phones.
Load PHP Thumb Factory: The PHP Thumb Factory is responsible for all image cropping operations. Do not disable it unless it is already used by another extension.
Load Fancybox: Enable the Fancybox only if you have also enabled the parameter
Show hover fancybox icon in
Load Font Awesome: If your template uses the Font Awesome library you can safely disable this parameter.
Frequently Asked Questions
The module does not create links for the items. The extension will only use the existing links that are found in your website. Therefore, if the links in the extension are not correct, this means that you have not properly configured your menu items.
You must create a menu item for each one of the items categories. For example, if the extension displays Joomla articles, you must create a menu item for each Joomla category. If the extension displays K2 items, you must create a menu item for each one of the K2 categories, etc.
Unpublish all Minitek extensions.
Disable cache in your website and then purge all the cached pages.
Open your website with Chrome Web Browser.
Go to the page in question (all Minitek extensions must be disabled).
Hit F12 on the keyboard. The DevTools window will open at the bottom of the browser window.
When the DevTools window opens, click on the tab 'Console'.
Now hit F5 so that the browser reloads the page.
What to do now?