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Instructions for the component «Simple restaurant menu» for Joomla - IWS.BY

Instructions for the component «Simple restaurant menu» for Joomla

First, get the component using the button above «Get component», if the component has already been received, then proceed further.

Installing a component in CMS Joomla 3

Go to your site’s dashboard.

In the top menu, follow the path to the extension installation manager along the path «Extensions» – «Manage» – «Install»:

Joomla 3 Extension Manager

On the page that opens, press the green button and select the archive received on the IWS.BY website when ordering.

After successful installation, you will receive a notification about successful installation:

Joomla 3 Successful Installation Notice

Setting up a component in Joomla 3

The first step is to configure the component to work.

To get into the settings of the component, after installing it in the horizontal menu at the top of the administrative part of Joomla, new sub-items will appear in the «Components» menu item.

Go to the component settings along the path: «Components» – «IWS.BY Simple restaurant menu» – «Settings».

A page with component settings will open. There are two tabs on the setup page in total, let’s start with the first.

First field «License Key»

Field «License Key»

It is necessary to fill in the license key obtained during the registration and download of the plug-in from the IWS.BY website. The key must be filled in to receive regular plugin updates. Without this key, an error will be displayed when updating to a new version.

Next, the block of settings «Currency settings» begins.

Field «Enable currency?»

This option is responsible for displaying the currency next to the price. If «Yes» is selected, the currency will be displayed next to the price of the dish.

Field «Currency position»

The option is responsible for the location of the currency relative to the price. It is possible to position the currency to the right or to the left of the price of the dish.

Field « Currency type »

The option is responsible for the type of currency display. You can choose from three options: currency sign, currency abbreviated name and your own currency name.

Field «Currency sign»

The option is responsible for the displayed currency sign next to the price. The selected character is displayed only if Currency Sign is selected in the Currency Type field.

Field «Currency abbreviation»

The option is responsible for the displayed abbreviated name of the currency next to the price. The selected character is displayed only if the Currency Abbreviated Name is selected in the Currency Type field.

Field «Your currency name»

The field is responsible for entering its own currency name, which is not in the component by default. A custom currency name is displayed if the «Custom currency name» value is selected in the «Currency type» field.

These are all the currency setting options available in the component.

The next block on the settings page that we will consider is «Category settings».

Field «Display quotes»

The option is responsible for wrapping the name in categories in quotes.

Field «Type of quotes»

The option is responsible for the type of quotes. In total, the component supports 6 types of quotation marks.

Field « HTML category name tag »

The option is responsible for the HTML tag, in which the category name will be wrapped.

The option is responsible for the position of the category title relative to the page and the visitor’s screen.

Field «Category name register»

The option is responsible for registering the names of the categories. Similar to the CSS tag: text-transform.

Field «Enable category name styling»

The option is responsible for enabling the styling of the category heading. If Yes is selected, then the values from the fields below will be applied to the category headings.

Field «Category name style»

The option is responsible for the style of the category name title. The value from this field is applied if the «Yes» value is selected in the «Enable category name styling» option.

Field «Category name text size»

The field is responsible for the size of the category name. It is filled in with a number and a required value at the end (example: 18px). The value from this field is applied if Yes is selected in the Enable Category Name Styling option.

Field «Line spacing of category names»

The option is responsible for the line spacing of the category name. It is filled in with a number and a required value at the end (example: 20px). The value from this field is applied if Yes is selected in the Enable Category Name Styling option.

These are all available options for customizing the category names.

The next block of settings «Dish settings»

Field «Display quotes»

This option is responsible for wrapping the dish name in quotes.

Field «Type of quotes»

The option is responsible for the type of quotes. In total, the component supports 6 types of quotation marks.

Field «HTML tag for the name of the dish»

The option is responsible for the HTML tag that will wrap the name of the dish.

Field « Dish name register »

The option is responsible for registering the name of the dish. Similar to the CSS tag: text-transform.

Field « Enable dish name styling »

The option is responsible for enabling the styling of the title heading. If Yes is selected, then the values from the fields below will be applied to the title title.

Field «Dish name style»

This option is responsible for the style of the title of the dish name. The value from this field is applied if the option «Enable styling of the dish name» is set to «Yes».

Field «Dish name text size»

The field is responsible for the size of the dish name. It is filled in with a number and a required value at the end (example: 18px). The value from this field is used if the option «Enable dish name styling» is set to «Yes».

Field «Line height of the dish name»

The option is responsible for the line spacing of the dish name. It is filled in with a number and a required value at the end (example: 20px). The value from this field is used if the option «Enable dish name styling» is set to «Yes».

These are all available options for setting the name of the dish.

Next comes the settings block «Dish Weight Style Settings»

Option «Enable dish weight styling»

If «Yes» is selected, the styles from the fields below will be applied to the dish weight.

Option «Dish Weight Style»

The option is responsible for the style of the dish weight. The value from this field is applied if the «Enable dish weight styling» option is set to «Yes».

Field «Dish Weight Text Size»

The field is responsible for the size of the dish weight. It is filled in with a number and a required value at the end (example: 18px). The value from this field is applied if Yes is selected in the Include Dish Weight Styling option.

Field «Line height of dish weight»

The option is responsible for the interline interval of the dish’s weight. It is filled in with a number and a required value at the end (example: 20px). The value from this field is applied if Yes is selected in the Include Dish Weight Styling option.

These are all options available for the weight of the dish.

The last block of options on this page is «Setting the dish price style».

Field «Enable dish price styling»

If «Yes» is selected, the styles from the fields below will be applied to the dish price.

Field «Dish price style»

The option is responsible for the style of the dish’s price. The value from this field is applied if the option “Enable dish price styling” is set to «Yes».

Field «Dish price text size»

The field is responsible for the price of the dish. It is filled in with a number and a required value at the end (example: 18px). The value from this field is applied if the option «Enable dish price styling» is set to «Yes».

Field «Line height of the dish price»

The option is responsible for the interline interval of the price of the dish. It is filled in with a number and a required value at the end (example: 20px). The value from this field is applied if the option «Enable dish price styling» is set to «Yes».

These are all settings related to styling the price of the dish.

Displaying the component on the site

By default, in CMS Joomla, the component is available via the link after installation in the system Your site /component/iwsbysimplerestaurantmenu, but you can assign your link.

Go to the menu manager in the admin panel and start adding a new item to the site menu.

Enter the required name of the menu item and alias.

Next to the «Type of menu item» field, click the «Select» button. A pop-up window will appear with a choice of the type of items. Find in the list that opens on «IWS.BY Simple restaurant menu», a sub-item «List of categories»will open, click on it.

After clicking on the list of categories, the «Categories» field will appear in the addition of a menu item.

Select the categories you want to display in the restaurant menu. If you want to display all categories, then simply select «All Categories».

These are all instructions for a restaurant menu component.

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