Sunday, 09 February 2014 15:17
Written by Super User
Need to display your images as a carousel? Easily done with our new Joomla extension.
Hot Joomla Carousel is a simple Joomla module that will help you to show your photos in a carousel style. You can see how it works on this demo site. Usage is very simple. You need to enter path to your images and your carousel is ready.
Open module parameters in Extensions > Module Manager > Hot Joomla Carousel. You'll see that some default parameters are already there. However, you should change some of them to accomodate module for usage on your site.
- FOLDER: Where your images are stored, relative to Joomla root directory.
- OVERALL WIDTH OF MODULE: Overall width of module in pixels (in example 200)
- OVERALL WIDTH OF MODULE: Overall height of module in pixels (in example 150)
- NUMBER OF IMAGES ON SCREEN: Number of images that will be shown on screen at the same time (in example 5)
- WIDTH OF IMAGES: Width of images in carousel in pixels (in example 128)
- HEIGHT OF IMAGES: Height of images in carousel in pixels (in example 128)
- MARGIN BETWEEN TWO IMAGES: Distance beween two neighbor images in pixels (in example 10)
- PADDING BETWEEN BORDER AND IMAGE: Padding beween image borders and images in pixels (in example 2)
- BORDER WIDTH: Width of borders of images in pixels (in example 2)
- BORDER COLOR: Color of borders of images in hexadecimal format (in example 000000)
- SHOW PAGINATION: Select whether to display linked numbers of carousel pages or not
- AUTOSLIDE: Select whether to change images automatically or not
- AUTOSLIDE INTERVAL: Time in milliseconds between change of slides (only if autoslide enabled)
- SELECT TRANSITION EFFECT: Select slide or fade transition effect
- ANIMATION SPEED: Select speed of transition animation
- DIRECTION OF IMAGES: Select horizontal to display images in a row, or select vertical to display images in a column
- TRANSITION LOOP: Select whether to show transition of images in loop or not