Extended Сategory Block Documentation

Installationtop

Uploading

  1. Download the add-on
  2. Go to Admin panel > Add-ons > Manage Add-ons
  3. Click on [+] to open upload modal window
  4. Please choose whatever is comfortable to you:
    Local: zip archive is saved on your computer
    Server: zip archive is uploaded on your server
    URL: you have a direct link to the zip archive
  5. After you selected the zip archive corresponding to your current version of CS-Cart please click Upload & install

Activation

  1. Open add-on settings page Admin panel > Add-ons > Manage Add-ons >
    [TH] Enhanced Category Page
  2. In Activation tab insert License key
  3. Save the settings and go back to Manage Add-ons page
  4. In same line with the name of the add-on, click Active
  5. Clear cache, choose Administration > Storage > Clear cache

Make sure that the add-on status is Active

That’s all, the add-on is installed


Add-on settingstop

Subcategories on the categories page:

  • View:
    • Default – не изменять отображение подкатегорий
    • Grid – отображает подкатегории в виде сетки
    • Scroller – отображает подкатегории в виде карусели
    • Non – скрывает подкатегории
  • Title position – работает для видов колонки и слайдер
    • On the center
    • Below picture
    • After the image
  • Image width
  • Image height
  • Colums/Items – максимальное количество 6

Carousel settings for Subcategories – позволяют управлять настройками слайдера если выше выбран соответствующий вариант

  • Do not scroll automatically
  • Scroll per page
  • Outside navigation
  • Speed
  • Pause delay (in seconds)

CSS

Настройка для опытных пользователей, позволяет отключить CSS для неиспользуемых видов и кастомизировать стили для видов Grid and Scroller


Block settings – вверх

Блок имеет несколько вариантов отображения

  • Amazon – masonry view for categories with a large nesting 2nd level, example
  • eBay – masonry view for categories without images, example
  • Grid – grid view for categories with images, example
  • Scroller – отображение в виде карусели изображений, example

В блоке вы можете выбрать размер изображений или скрыть их, для видов Сетка и Скроллер вы можете выбрать позицию названия, а размер текста и цвета настроить в настройках модуля.


Category page (Layout)top

The installation creates a category page layout

To edit it, go to Design > Layouts > Categories Page

The URL for this page index.php?dispatch=categories.catalog


Change stylestop

Style files add-on should not be changed, this can lead to incorrect work of the add-on. If there was a need to redefine or add styles, please use Theme editor for this

  1. Go to Design > Themes
  2. Press Visual Editor in front of the currently active layout
  3. In the new tab, you will see your shop with Theme editor panel
  4. In CUSTOMIZE selector choose Custom CSS
  5. In textarea your can add your styles
  6. After editing save your changes by pressing Save and press [X] to close editor

Changelog

2.01 (11 Apr 2019)
Rtl support bug fixed
Removed design / themes / responsive / templates / addons / ath_category_page / overrides / views / categories / view.tpl

2.0 (11 Dec 2018)
Global change module (requires complete reinstallation) + delete app / addons / ath_category_page / init.php
The module uses blocks to display categories.
For the "Grid (Grid)" view, two new types of displaying category names have been added.
Scroller view added
Added color settings and text size for the "Grid (Grid)" and "Scroller" views
For the types of "Amazon" and "eBay" added the ability to disable images
It is possible to disable CSS for unused views.
Replacing subcategories output on category pages
Subcategory settings rendered in category settings
Module renamed
Modified category catalog layout
Fixed js bug for "Amazon" and "eBay" views
Styles added for themes using rounding.

1.5 (04 Jul 2018)
Update tile on js version

1.4 (Mar 25, 2018)
Fix for the option when the page width is not set

1.3 (Mar 18, 2018)
Added display option on CSS grids

1.2 (13 Mar 2018)
Fix for a small number of categories

1.1 (Mar 10, 2018)
Fix with link color

1.0 (26 Fev 2018)
Module release