String

Additional Parameter: |length (max 255)| - default: 255

Multilingual String

Additional Parameter: |length (max 255)| - default: 255

Text

Additional Parameter: |rich| keyword to allow rich text formating.

Multilingual Text

Additional Parameter: |rich| keyword to allow rich text formating.

Integer

No additional parameters

Float

Additional Parameter: |digits after decimal point| default: 0

Extra Search

Additional Parameter: optionname, |selector|, |datalength|, |requirement depth|
selector:

  • multi
  • single


requirement depth:

  • 0 - not required
  • 1 - first level parent required
  • 2 - child required
  • 3 - grand child required


If you set this field as «required» then by default it will have «- Select» selected in the drop list. Otherwise «- All»


Records

Additional Parameters: table, [fieldname || layout:layoutname,columns], [selector: multi || single || radio || checkbox], filter, |datalength|

table — is the ExtrSeach table to cconnect with

fieldname — The field to get data from to show in catalog on a detailed page, or in a select box.

layout:layoutname — The way to show each item in a catalog or on detailed page, layoutname is the layout created in Components / ExtraSearch / Layouts

selector — is the way of selection method
single — Select Box with only one possible selection
multi — Select Box with multi-selection
radio — Radio button with only one possible selection
checkbox — Check Boxes

filter — is the ExtrSeach table to connect with


Layout Usage

fieldname:[fieldname || layout:layoutname,columns]


Checkbox

No additional parameters

Radio Buttons

Additional Parameter: :option1,option2, option...n

E-mail

Email verification is always ON
Additional Parameter: |length (max 255)| - default: 255

Date

Date picker
Additional Parameter: |date format (see PHP date())|

Image

With image uploader, automatic size reduction if needed (if set to)
Additional Parameter: image_size_defenitions separated by ;

image_size_defenition: sizename,width,height, |bgcolor|,|file format|

bgcolor:

  • transparent (works with PNG only)
  • fill - will take left top corner color to fill out the canvas
  • 0 — black
  • number - decimal representation of RGB color
  • #number - hex representation of RGB color

  • black
  • white
  • red
  • green
  • blue
  • yellow


file format:

  • jpeg or jpg
  • gif
  • png

Image Gallery

Allows many images to be uploaded "into one field"
Additional Parameter: same as «image» field type (above)

File

Additional Parameter: |max. file size|

AUTO Creation Date Time

Additional Parameter: |User group name to apply to|, |view|, |date format|

AUTO Change Date Time

Additional Parameter: |User group name to apply to|, |view|, |date format|

AUTO Last View Date Time

Additional Parameter: |User group name to apply to|, |view|, |date format|

AUTO View Count

Additional Parameter: User group name to apply to|, |view

AUTO Author User ID

No additional parameters

User

No additional parameters

Server

Server and execution environment information. See: http://php.net/manual/en/reserved.variables.server.php
Additional Parameter: Element value. Example: SERVER_ADDR

AUTO ID

No additional parameters

PHP OnAdd Script

Executes PHP script in "type parameters" on record added event. Note that you cannot use ' symbol

Additional Parameter: script

Example: "Time is ".(time()+3600)

assume as it's written: return "Time is ".(time()+3600);

Plus you may use any field value, to do so, just type [fieldname], see more in «table catalog layout»

PHP OnChange Script

Executes PHP script in "type parameters" on record change event. Note that you cannot use ' symbol

Additional Parameter: same as in «PHP OnAdd Script»

PHP OnView Script

Executes PHP script in "type parameters" on record view event. Note that you cannot use ' symbol
Additional Parameter: |User group name to apply to|, |view|, script (same as in «PHP OnAdd Script»)

Google Map Coordinates

Google Map Coordinates (Latitude and Longitude) with selection map
No additional Parameters

DUMMY

Used for translations only, no data will be stored in this field.
Additional Parameter:

Article Link

The Article ID to get content or any specified field of the article.
Additional Parameter: |fieldname of #__content table|

Multilingual Article Links

Same as above but kepps IDs of the article of each language.
Additional Parameter: |fieldname of #__content table|

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