Responsive Slider for K2 is an impressive, feature-rich and elegant responsive slider for K2 articles.
It is a simple and elegant jQuery image gallery and content slider with animated captions, responsive layout and touch support for mobile devices.
To install Responsive Slider for K2
- 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 Slider for K2
- 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
K2 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 2 fields empty then all articles will be selected. Keep in mind that the 2 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
Child Category Articles.
In the field
Items count you can limit the total items shown in the module. Default is 8.
You can also configure the module to hide or show Featured articles, filter articles by date by selecting a time range or fetch only items with videos.
Additionaly you can exclude specific articles from the module in the field
Exclude Items 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 items in the module you must select the option
Specific Items in the field
Then add the items of your choice in the field
Add Items. If you want to change the items ordering just drag the items to re-order them.
The module is not optimized for RTL (Right-to-Left) layouts. Some of the effects may not work properly in RTL templates.
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?