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Joomla mode: Select the type of content for this widget. Can be Joomla Articles or Joomla Categories.

Joomla Articles

Content type title: A title specific to this content type. This custom title must be translated in language overrides as COM_MINITEKSLIDER_YOUR_TEXT_HERE. Spaces are not allowed; use underscores instead.

Category Filtering Type: Select whether you want to include or exclude items from the selected categories.

Categories: Select one or more categories.

Children Categories: Include or exclude items from children categories.

Category Depth: Select the maximum category level to retrieve items from.

Tag Filtering Type: Select whether you want to include or exclude items from the selected tags.

Tags: Select one or more tags.

Include children tags: Include or exclude items from children tags.

Match Tags: If tag filtering type is set to "Inclusive", it works only if children tags are excluded. Otherwise, it will match items with all selected tags.

Author: Select an author.

Date Filtering: Select the date filtering type.

Article Date field: Select which date field you want to display.

Start Date Range: The date field that items will be filtered by.

To Date: If date range is selected above, enter an end date.

Relative Date: If relative date is selected above, enter a numeric date value (number of days). Results will be retrieved relative to the current date and the value you enter.

Show Featured: Select visibility of featured items.

Article IDs to exclude: Enter each article id on a new line.

Order by: Select the field that items are ordered by. Featured ordering should only be used when filtering option for featured articles is set to "Only Featured".

Ordering direction: Select the direction that items are ordered by.

Image Type: The item image type.

  • Introtext: Joomla Article > Images and Links > Intro image
  • Fulltext: Joomla Article > Images and Links > Full article image
  • Inline: First image found in article content

Joomla Categories

Content type title: A title specific to this content type. This custom title must be translated in language overrides as COM_MINITEKSLIDER_YOUR_TEXT_HERE. Spaces are not allowed; use underscores instead.

Parent Category: Retrieve categories from this parent category.

Include children: Include or exclude children of children categories.

Order by: Select the field that items are ordered by.

Ordering direction: Select the direction that items are ordered by.

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