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Modals - make links open in modal popups.

Modals will help you create modal popup windows.

Modals can create links and also convert any existing link in your website to a modal popup window link.

Modal popup windows are fancy popup boxes also known as Lightboxes.

Modals is packed with options to control the modal popups.
    ★ Full controll over styling (via some styling options and CSS)
    ★ Define dimentions and
    ★ Create image popups quickly and easily
    ★ And many more...

There are several ways Modals can covert links:
    ★ Via the special Modal tags {modal ...}...{/modal}
    ★ By class names (all links with defined class names)

(Modals was previously known as Modalizer)

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Reviews: 1
I've been using Modals for a couple of weeks and it works very smoothly and is quite easy to customize.
When I suggested a new feature, I was sent a new version with this feature included the next day.
Pretty cool....
Reviews: 16
I used this with a rockettheme template. Worked perfectly! Unlike others I tested, it displayed beautifully and is responsive, even with my div floats. THANK YOU!!!
Reviews: 1
One of the best modal plugins out there. Were JCE Editor's popup modal fails, No Number Modals blows your mind!

Had a lot of trouble with JCE. Now switched to No Number. Support is great, even for the free versions! Had a few problems with interference

Thank you Peter for giving us this great plugin!
Reviews: 3
Checked other plugins, but's simply the best.
Reviews: 1
Had a problem with Modal not displaying. I posted on their forum and got a quick reply. Great extension and does what it's advertised to do.
Reviews: 2
very usefull and flexiable extension.
thanks a lot to NoNumber.
Reviews: 2
This is a great plugin, super easy to use. The most important: the FREE version do what it says in simple steps.

Keep up the good work, Peter!
Reviews: 1
I am relatively new using Joomla and I am using ver. 3.2.3. I had an application that needed to combine two extensions to produce what I was looking for. I already had a table of records that was created with ARI Data Table and I wanted a link to open a popup from records in the table. I downloaded the free version of Modals and went to work. I quickly got the popup to work but I had trouble configuring the link in the table. Once I got the link working, the popup stopped working. I contacted Peter the author of Modals and received a prompt reply with some suggestions. It took me several days to figure out what was going on, (remember I am new to Joomla), but Peter was patient and continued to offer suggestions for me to try. With his help it is now working and I love how it turned out. It works exactly as described.

Now I have some ideas for a few other places to use Modals on my site.
Reviews: 2
I wanted something to link an article to pop up to a new window inside the joomla, but modal is more. Is linking menus too. You can link a photo and open a youtube video to a popup window (amazing future). You can link a photo to open in a beautifull popup, and much, much more, that i will explore, one by one.
Reviews: 4
This plugin work very well, it is so easy to configure and meets the requirements of, for instance, the templates that don't have pop-ups modules.
The support is excelent too: you get your answers quick and in a clear way, so nothing can keep you waiting.

Thumbs up!
Reviews: 2
Fantastic module, and superb support. Going above and beyond to help when needed!
Reviews: 1
Very helpful support also when I had an jQuery-problem.

Works exactly as expected.
Reviews: 9
I've used the free version on a few projects over the years. It's very easy to use little plugin and I've had great free, friendly forum support.

I wish Inline Content was one of the free features like with Tabs and Sliders.

As soon as I find a project that requires it, I'm definitely going to Go Pro. That Gallery Slideshow is beautiful!
Reviews: 1
This plugin gives me the flexbility to create the cleanest and best solution for my clients in web design. And you don't need to be an expert in codes or html and css programming to do so. Just read the very well explained examples on the Modals web site or visit the forum for an outstanding courtesy of the designer. Thank you for the amazing product!
Reviews: 12
As with all of the nonumber extensions I've used, this is simple to use, well documented and well supported by its author.

I had some difficulty getting it to work properly with bootstrap button links, and Peter responded in the support forum almost immediately with the correct syntax to use.

IMHO, You can't go wrong with Nonumber extensions - as the title says, they just work, flawlessly and effortlessly. And if they don't at first, Peter will see that they do.
Reviews: 2
Easy and simple, this plugin makes popup things easy. Recommended for every joomla devs :)
Reviews: 3
This plugin was just what I was looking for ...I was in big hurry because owner of the site asked for it. When I installed it, it broke the other component already installed on the site so I asked for help. Help came almost immediately and that's really awesome. No matter how extension is good, without proper support when you need it - that's nothing.
It works perfectly now. Thanks Peter :)
Reviews: 6
It's a great plugin. Perfect for all types of display content and easy to configure
Reviews: 3
Another great extension by Peter van Westen. This developer deserves major credit. Proof is in the pudding. You won't be disappointed at any turn when it comes to functionality with the latest Joomla versions, Support, Documentation and a very polished and intuitive website browsing experience on the nonumbersnl website.

First off, he clearly labels what's free and what requires a subscription to unlock additional features. There isn't
any deceptive generalization about what does and doesn't work for free versus paid. Integrity speaks volumes in my book.'

Everything is free to try, afaik, and in most cases has all the bells and whistles you would need, for free. To unlock additional features costs next to nothing when you take into account all the time Peter has taken to document everything, with clear live examples and the syntax used to make those examples happen. The way the examples are laid out, versus the syntax used is nicely laid out in a tabular intuitive format. Easily switching back and forth, form example tab to syntax tab makes it a breeze to get any modal up and running just the way you want it.

The Support is top notch. His forum responses speak volumes about his participation and dedication to everyone that uses his extensions, free or paid. Most answers to questions are quickly found by doing a simple search. If not, Peter is very quick to reply. How he does it, I have no idea. I think his mom had quintuplets or something. :P

I personally needed a modal slideshow of photo's to auto-play once a text link was clicked on. I also needed to call several of these modal slideshows within the same article. Between the Modal examples on his website and the plugin parameters being set to near perfect defaults, all I had to do was cut and paste one line of modal code and modify the path to where my cabin images were stored. From start to finish, I had 3 modal slideshows up and running, just like my customer wanted, all within about 10 minutes.

Kudos to you Peter. Awesome job, keep up the great work. Very impressed with the high standards.
Reviews: 7
Hi all,

if you need modal, just go for it. Works perfect.
Support in forum is quick enough and helpful. ...even mistake is on your side!
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