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Administration

The KC Admin QuickIcons administrator module allows the administrator to add up to 10 (15 for the 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.x version) more quick icon access links to the Joomla! backend administrator control panel. Each icon has a text label, a link and it can use an icon from the khepri or bluestork template or you can use your own custom icon (max 48px x 48px). In the Joomla! 1.5 version you can also set what access level the icon will be displayed for. So you can set up some icons for Managers (and above), for Administrators (and above) or just for Super Administrators. In the Joomla! 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.x version, the access levels specified are used to determine if the backend user has access and if not, the icon is not displayed.

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This module is a quick way to add additional icons to your control panel without having to install a number of different modules or a component. The Joomla 1.6-1.7-2.5 version can also be used to display the icons in the title position so they show on all pages.

Detailed documentation can be found at: http://www.keashly.net/administration/kc-admin-quickicons

Joomla 3.x Version Changelog:
3.1.0 - Added new grid layout, added ability to open links in a new browser window, fixed strict standard warnings
3.0.0 - initial release upgraded to be compatible with Joomla! 3.0, changed to location for custom icons to /administrator/modules/modkcadmin_quickicons/images or a sub-folder under that folder, removed the title.css as the new Joomla 3.0 template doesn't have a title postion setup.

Joomla! 1.6-2.5 Version Changelog:
2.2.0 - Added ability to open links in a new browser window, fixed strict standard warnings
2.1.1 - Feature additions: ablilty to choose css file to match module Position or add your own custom css file, ability to order the icons, added 5 more icons. Alternative layout added to modules advanced features. Changed DS to / so the module will work on localhost and Windows installs.
2.0.1Beta - Support for installations in a sub-directory added
2.0.0Beta - initial release

Joomla! 1.5 Version Changelog:
1.0.4 - Changed DS to / so the module will work on localhost and Windows installs.
1.0.3 - fixed php error when user didn't have a quick icon set for its level


Great extension!


Posted on 14 October 2014

Very nice extension. I have some customers who are not very good with computers (to say the least). Now they just have to click the right icon ;-)



Suggestion: not only show the name of the icon at the backend, but also a preview. This makes selecting an icon much easier.


Thanks for the developer on this one! I use this for my client sites to provide them simple shortcuts without requiring too much Joomla knowledge and can use layman terms to their industry. In the past, I utilized RT's Mission Control Admin Template (ended with J2.5), but this is even better as it lets me just use the quick links modules and the J3 native admin template, thanks again!


Just what I needed!

In addition of being able to add your own custom quickicons, you can actually add more then one set. (and Joomla remembers which one you used last)


Good product, very clear but usefull.

Works perfectly on Joomla 3.2.1


Essential plugin


Posted on 09 October 2013

I had been looking for a way to make Joomla's back end more intuitive (less daunting) for clients.



This module goes a long way to help with this by enabling me to configure the key aspects a client would need in an attractive menu that is tailored to their specific web site.



It installed without any issues and was configured within minutes.



Excellent work LK :)


All Good


Posted on 28 March 2013

Allows you to create an intuitively labeled mini panel for major components. Users don't even need to know the component name. They just click on "Manage Bookstore." Or, "Manage Forms." Whatever you want to label the icon. Pretty easy to upload custom icons. So there's a lot less explaining to do when you hand off the site. A bit tricky to get working, but part of that was on me. Made a beginner's mistake. All in all, impressive.


A must-have extension


Posted on 31 October 2012

I use KC Quick Icons on every site I develop. It's very handy, works perfectly, and is easy to install and configure. Highly recommended.


This module is great


Posted on 10 October 2012

It does the trick. Everything you think it can do and more. Thanks.


Great Module


Posted on 27 August 2012

Works well! Does what it says. It would be nice if a few designers would put together a few icon packs :) Still a great collection of icons included!


Great module!


Posted on 07 May 2012

First i was stuck with finding the module (didn't do anything with admin modules yet).



But i found it and it was very easy! :)

KC Cufón Font Replacement

KC Cufón Font Replacement

Free | Typography | Laurelle Keashly
2.5 3
Score:
98
25 reviews
Cufón is a JavaScript based font replacement technique so you can use non-web based fonts on your website. This plugin integrates Cufón fonts in your Joomla 1.5 or 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.x website. The plugin allows you to add up to 6 different fonts/CSS selector sets to your site and any number of different CSS selectors for each font. Use normal CSS to change the attributes of your Cufón font selectors. Cufón is faster than sIFR and FLIR, two other font replacement techniques. Detailed information about Cufón can be found on the Cufón website: http://www.keashly.net/typography/kc-cufon-font-replacement NOTE: the download link above links to the Joomla 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.x version, to download the Joomla! 1.5 version go here: http://www.keashly.net/downloads/cat_view/12-joomla-15-plugins/15-kc-cufon-font-replacement Joomla! 1.6-1.7-2.5-3.0 Version: • Version 2.3.2 - fixed strict standard errors • Version 2.3.1 - changed error handling for Joomla! 3.0 compatible • Version 2.3.0 - Joomla! 3.0 compatible • Version 2.2.0 Beta - Feature additions:hoverable tags, text shadow and linear gradient, fixed problems with local host, window servers & non-root Joomla installations • Version 2.1.0Beta - Joomla! 1.6 Update functionality added, updated Cufón Javascript file to 1.09i, added 2 more font selector files • Version 2.0.0Beta - Initial 1.6 version Joomla! 1.5 Version Change Log: • Version 1.5.0 - Feature additions:hoverable tags, text shadow and linear gradient, fixed problems with local host, window servers & non-root Joomla installations • Version 1.4.0 upgraded to version 1.09i of Cufon Javscript file, add option to force Mootools to be loaded before the plugin, added 2 more font files for a total of 8 fonts • Version 1.3.0 adds a Spanish language file, removed large font file so the plugin will install on smaller memory hosting accounts. • Version 1.2.0 adds 2 more font/selector sets.
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VM Registration Redirect

VM Registration Redirect

Free | VirtueMart extensions | Laurelle Keashly
2.5 3
Score:
96
13 reviews
The purpose of this plugin is to redirect normal Joomla! registration links to the VirtueMart registration page. Allowing users to use the Joomla! registration page when you have VirtueMart installed causes problems for users when they try to purchase something from the store. They have entries missing in the VirtueMart folders. Using this plugin redirects users to the VirtueMart Registration page, ensuring that they have all the proper information recorded in the VirtueMart tables. Change Log - Joomla! 2.5+ & Virtuemart 2.x Version 1.3.1 - Added multi-language support, added menu id field, fixed Itemid bug when SEF enabled 1.2.0 - Fixed issue with reidrection URL when cart is empty, Joomla! 3.0 compatible 1.1.0 - Fixed issue with SEF URLs enabled 1.0.1 - Initial release Change Log - Joomla! 1.5 Version 1.1.0 - ItemID support added for registration links that have an itemID 1.0.1 - Initial public release
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KC Admin QuickIcons

Version:
3.1.0-3.x or 2.2.0-1.6-1.7-2.5 or 1.0.4-1.5
Developer:
Laurelle Keashly
Date added:
Feb 13 2010
License:
GPLv2 or later
Type:
Free download
Uses updater:
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