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

Joomla Articles

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.

Filter levels: If greater than zero, each item will also be assigned to category filters up to this parent level. This means that an article in a child category will also belong to a filter of parent categories up to this level.

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.

Author filtering type: Select whether you want to include or exclude items from the selected authors.

Authors: Select one or more authors.

Date filtering: Select the date filtering type.

Date range field: Select which date field you want the date range to be applied to.

Start date range: If 'date range' is selected above, enter a starting date.

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_X, where X is the content type title. 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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