Nozix Template Documentation


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 About Joomla version used in Nozix

All NooTheme templates run on Joomla 3.x version (Joomla 3.0, 3.1…). Therefore, your site must install Joomla 3.x version to use our template. The installation of Joomla 3.x only requires a few steps and you can do within a minute!

   About Nozix Template User Guide

The user guide provided is to help you to quickly learn about Nozix template and how to use it easily. This documentation is recommended for both non-advanced & advanced users. Please read carefully.

Main aspects covered in the user guide:

  Features

 NooTheme Extensions Supported

Here are the extensions used in Nozix template:

Module

Plugins

3rd  Party Extension Supported

Layout & Module Positions

Layout

Here are 4 different layouts used in Nozix template:

Module positions

Take a look at the picture below for all modules’ position on Nozix:

 

Position tags load module Video/Photo

T3 Framework

T3 framework is a popular Template framework for Joomla 3.0 using Bootstrap. Nozix uses T3V3 framework which comes with brand-new look, design approach and incredibly powerful customization feature. Please follow the links provided below to learn more about T3 framework and its implementation.  

More about T3 framework: Please visit http://t3-framework.org/documentation/introduction.html

T3 Framework Introduction

More about T3 framework, please visit http://t3-framework.org/documentation/introduction.html

Main Features: http://t3-framework.org/documentation/introduction.html)

T3 Installation

Please visit: http://t3-  framework.org/documentation/installation.html

T3 Setting

Please visit: http://t3-framework.org/documentation/t3-settings.html

Layout System

Please visit: http://t3-framework.org/documentation/layout-system.html

 Customization

Please visit: http://t3-framework.org/documentation/customization.html

 

1. Choose you site development plan

Before installing template and extensions, please indicate clearly a plan for your site:

VIDEO TUTORIAL: NOOTheme Template Configuration Tutorial

This is a video tutorial about how to download, install and configure Nootheme Template and its modules, plugins. The video uses NOZIX - A Joomla Template for music industry released by NOOTheme as an example.

 

 

2. Download & Install 

Download Template

To download Nozix template, please go to our website and Log in, then click on Download on main menu:


After downloading, you’ll have a .zip file name: unzip1st_noo_nozix. Unzip it so you can start upload:



 

Install Quickstart

For easier installation for user, we created a Quickstart file. By installing this file, you will have a template looks like our demo. Basically, Quickstart installation will clone your site. And then, you’ll only have to replace the default content by yours.

Here is the step-by-step guide to use Quickstart installation:

 

 

 

                         

Then you’ll be redirected to ANGIE installer screen:

 

Install Template

If you don’t use Quickstart installation to install Nozix, please follow these following steps:

- Step 1: Unzip the downloaded package: unzip1st_noo_nozix. Here are the files you will have:

- Step 2: Log in to Joomla! Administrator Panel. Go to Extensions--> Extension Manager:  

                         

- Step 3: Click on “Choose File” then select pkg_noo_nozix-XXX.zip to install (XXX is the version of the file). Click “Upload &Install” (if the upload is successful, there will be a message “Installation package was successful”):

                             

 

- Step 4: After successfully uploading and installing template file, go to Extensions--> Template Manager.

 

                          

- Select Default for Nozix template for it to display in frontend:


 

Install Modules

After installing the template and set it as default template, we will go and install its modules. To install modules for template Nozix, please follow these steps:

- Step 1: Log in to Joomla! Administrator. Go to Extensions --> Extension Manager

 

                            

- Step 2:  Click on “Choose File”, select files in folder Modules and upload all. There are 3 files:

(XXX is the version of the file)

 

                      

 

- Step 3:  After successfully uploading and installing module files, go to Extensions--> Module Manager to publish

 modules

                          :

- Step 4: Publish modules by ticking on the box then click Publish.

 

Install Plugins

After installing modules, we will go and install plugins. To install Plugins for Nozix please follow these steps:  

- Step 1: Log in Joomla! Administrator Panel. Select Extensions --> Extension Manager

                 

                     

- Step 2: Choose Plugin file plg_system_nootabs 1.0.0.zip in Plugin folder to upload.

 

             

 

- Step 3: After successfully uploading and installing plugin file, go to Extensions-->Plugin Manager to enable plugin you’ve uploaded

 

 

 

 

1. Module Login (position: login)

Module Login uses potion login to display in frontend. To learn more about module Login, please visit: http://wiki.nootheme.com/wiki/index.php?title=NOO_Login

Below is how Module Login appears on frontend and its full backend setting:

Frontend


                                         

Backend


                             
 

Basic Options

                                    


 

Menu Assignment



                                 

2. Module Slideshow (position: slideshow)

- Module Noo Slider2 uses potion login to display in frontend. To learn more about module Noo Slider2 Login, please visit: http://wiki.nootheme.com/wiki/index.php?title=NOO_Slider_2

Below is how module Noo Slider2 appears on frontend and its full backend setting:

Frontend


Backend

           

Basic options

                         

Display options

                                     

Menu Assignment

                              

3. Module Search (position: search)

Frontend

                                                

 

Backend

To set up a Search module in frontend like above, go to admin section: Extensions--> Module Manager --> New --> Select search to create new module for Search. Then please take the settings below as an example (this is a default Joomla search module):  

                       

 

Basic Options

                                    

Menu Assignment

 

                                     

 

4. Module Most Viewed (position-1)

Frontend

                                                  

Backend

At  position-1 we display module Most Viewed. To have this module, you need to go to Extensions --> Module Manager -->New --> Select K2-Content and set its title as “Most Viewed”. Look below for full setting for this module:

                 

 

Module Most Viewed uses class-suffix: bagde-hot. To configure this, click on Options:

                             

Menu Assignment

                                        

5. Module Newest (position - 2)

Frontend

                                                     

Backend

To display module Newest at position-2, you need to go to Extensions -->Module Manager -->New--> Select K2-Content and set its title as “Newest”. Look below for full setting for this module:

                     

        


                                  

6. Module Popular (position-3)

Frontend

                                                    

Backend

To display module POPULAR at position-3, you need to go to Extensions --> Module Manager -->New -->Select K2-Content and set its title as “POPULAR”. Look below for full setting for this module:

                   

This module uses class-suffix: bg-gray. Here is the setting in Options:

                            

Menu Assignment

                                     

7. Module Breaking News (position-4)

Frontend

                                       

Backend

To display module Breaking News at position-4, you need to go to Extensions -->Module Manager -->New -->Select K2-Content and set its title as “Breaking News”. Look below for full setting for this module:

                       

This module uses 2 classes:

                             

Menu Assignment: Only on the pages selected

                                                           

 

8. Module Video/Photo (position-tags)

Frontend

 

Backend

To make this module display on position-tag, you need to install plugin Noo_Tabs. To learn more about Noo_Tabs please visit: http://wiki.nootheme.com/wiki/index.php?title=NOO_Tabs

At first, you need to go to Extensions --> Module Manager -->New -->Select Custom HTML and set its title as “Module Tags”.

Look below for full setting for this module:


             

This module uses class-suffix: tags_video_photo

                             

Custom Output

      

 

Module Assignment

Then, create 2 modules: Video and Photos by going to Extensions --> Module Manager -->New --> Select K2 Content.

Look below for full setting for this module:

                  

Module Assignment

                                  

9. Module Upcoming event (position navcontent)

Frontend


Backend

To create this module, you need to go to Extensions --> Module Manager --> New --> Select Custom HTML and set its title as UPCOMMING EVENT.

Look below for full setting for this module:


          

This module uses class-suffix : bg-gray top-arrow upcoming_events

                          

 

To set up this position as shown in the screenshot below, use <div> tag:

                                                    

Code :

<div id="myCarousel" class="carousel slide"><!-- Carousel nav -->
<div class="noo-cs-control"><a class="icon-chevron-left" href="#myCarousel" data-slide="prev"></a> <a class="icon-chevron-right" href="#myCarousel" data-slide="next"></a></div>
<!-- Carousel items -->
<div class="carousel-inner">
<div class="active item">
<div class="event">
<div class="badge-new"><span class="badge"> </span></div>
<div class="event-date">
<div class="event-day">20</div>
<div class="event-month">JAN</div>
</div>

10. Module Artists (position slidebar-1)

Frontend

                                              

Backend

To create this module, you need to go to Extensions--> Module Manager --> New --> Select K2-Content and set its title as ARTISTS.

Look below for full setting for this module:


            

This module use class-suffix: bg-black artists:

                          

Module Assignment:

   

 

11. Today event (position mast-col1)

Frontend

                      

Backend

To create this module, you need to go to Extensions -->Module Manage-->New--> Select K2-Content and set its title as TODAY EVENT.

Look below for full setting for this module:

              
                     

Module Assignment: Only on the selected pages:


                                              

12. Module Most Popular (position tags_sidebar2)

Frontend


                                            

Backend

To create this module, you need to go to Extensions --> Module Manager --> New -->Select Custom HTML and set its title as “Most Popular”.

Look below for full setting for this module:


         

This module uses class-suffix: popular_tags


                           

Custom Output



 

Module Assignment: Only on the selected pages


                                             

After creating module Most Popular, you need to go to Extensions -->Module Manager -->New--> Select K2-Content and set its title (Album/News) & position (sidebar2-tabs).

             

Menu  Assignment: Only on the selected pages     

                                      

 

13. Module News and Features (position 9)

Frontend


Backend

To create module News and Features at position 9, you need to setup module Noo Content Slider first. Visit link: http://wiki.nootheme.com/wiki/index.php?title=NOO_Content_Slider


Basic Options


Display Options

                                       


 

This module uses class-suffix: news_features top-arrow



                                         
 

Menu  Assignment:


                                           

14. Module Footer (position: breadcrumbs)

Frontend


                                                       

Backend

To display footer “Home”, you need to go to Extensions --> Module Manager --> New -->Select Breadcrumbs and create a Module breadcrumbs with the following setting:


          
 

Basic Options


                                      


 

Menu  Assignment


                                                         

15. Module Social (position: social)

Frontend


                                                   

Backend

To display module social in frontend, you need to go to Extensions -->Module Manager --> New --> Select Custom HTML to create a custom HTML module with these settings:   

         

 

This module uses class-suffix : social_media


                                      
 

Custom Output

 

ul class="menu">
<li class="twitter"><a href="#">twitter</a></li>
<li class="facebook"><a href="#">facbook</a></li>
<li class="rssfeed"><a href="#">rssfeed</a></li>
<li class="flickr"><a href="#">flickr</a></li>
</ul>

Module Assignment


                         

16. Module Contact Us (position footer-1)

 

Frontend


                                         

Backend

To display this module at position footer-1, you need to go to Extensions --> Module Manager -->New --> Select Custom HTML to create a custom HTML module with these settings:

           

 

Module Assignment


                              

17. Module Feedback/Help (position footer-2)

Frontend

                                                    

Backend

To display Feedback/Help at position footer-2 you need to go to Extensions -->Module Manager -->New-->Select Menu to create a menu module with these settings:


                  

Basic Options


                                 

Module Assignment


                                      

18. Module Newsletter (position footer-3)

Frontend

                                           

Backend

To display module NEWSLETTER at position footer-3, you need to go to Extensions -->Module Manager --> New-->Select mod_acymailing to create an Acymailing module with these settings:

 

 

This module uses class-suffix: newsletter_sigup


 
 

Module Assignment


                                      

19. Module Ads (position footer-4)

Frontend



                                                 

Backend

To display this module, you need to go to Extensions -->Module Manager-->New --> Select Custom HTML to create a custom HTML module with these settings:



 

This module uses class-suffix: blank


Custom Output (You need to insert an image here)

<p><a href="#"><img src="images/footer-image.jpg" alt="" /></a></p>

 

Menu Assignment



                          

 

20. Module About T3 framework

Frontend


Backend

To display this module, you need to go to Extensions -->Module Manager-->New -->Select Custom HTML to create a custom HTML module with these settings:

        

 

Custom Output


To have the About T3 Framework content display as above, enable Toggle mode in the editor and paste this HTML code to your editor:

 

HTML code

<p><img src="images/t3-logo.png" alt="T3 Logo" style="margin-bottom: 15px;" /> Our <strong>T3 framework</strong> is the most popular template framework for Joomla. It powers all our T3 based templates and is available for Joomla 1.5, 2.5 and 3.0. For the ease of upgrades the framework is in the plugin format and is installed separately.<a class="custom-link" href="#" title="More info">More info</a></p>
<h4>Source:</h4>
<p><a class="custom-link" href="http://demo.t3-framework.org/joomla30/" target="_blank" title="Demo">Demo T3</a> - <a class="custom-link" href="http://t3-framework.org/documentation.html" target="_blank" title="Documentation">Documentation</a> - <a class="custom-link" href="https://github.com/t3framework/t3/tags" target="_blank" title="Download">Download</a></p>

 

Module Assignment

                                         

 

21. Module What is new

Frontend


Backend

 

To display this module, you need to go to Extensions --> Module Manager--> New -->Select Custom HTML to create a custom HTML module with these settings:


           
 

Custom Output



 

To have content display as above, enable Toggle mode in the editor and paste this HTML code to your editor:

<p><img src="images/mega-menu.png" alt="" style="margin-bottom:     15px;" /> Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet consectetuer elit nibh consequat velit nibh. Nec urna Sed sem pede eros nisl sed mollis consectetuer nisl. Nec Phasellus Aenean wisi Nunc Nunc Aliquam tempus Vestibulum orci Sed.</p>

Memu Assignment


                          

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

I. Template Override

To override template, please clone a style then edit as you wish. After that, assign the cloned style to specific menus. The assigned menus will override the same menus in the default style.

Each style can be configured to use a theme, layout so in one website, you can have menus with different themes, layouts.

II. Themes

Here are styles supported in Nozix:



III. Layout


Supported layouts in Nozix:

 

Layout Customization

1. Configure layout structure

2. Customize the layouts devices




To customize theme with the feature, firstly, you have to enable the option:

 

 

In the setting panel, you can customize all the themes. The left panel is the setting area while the right panel is your site front-end. Each time you change setting, click on "Preview" button to view the change in front-end on the right panel.

                                               

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

Install K2 Component

K2 is a powerful & ideal extension that allows for incredible control of your Joomla content. K2 provides an out-of-the box integrated solution featuring rich content forms for items.

To get K2 on your site:

Configure K2 component

Go to your site’s backend : Extensions-->Extension Manager and Upload file K2 you’ve downloaded:

 

 

After uploading successfully, you will have the message and K2 information like below:

 

 

Go to Components  K2:

                                           

 

Global configuration

You will find general settings for K2 in Global Configuration. Navigate to System-->>> Global Configuration:  

                                                       

Click on K2 on the left side, you will have K2 settings displayed. Please see the images below for K2 settings in Global Configuration:

Layout & View

 

 

Content

 

 

 

K2 Images

 

 

K2 Social

 

 

K2 Comments

 

 

K2 Frontend Editing

 

 

K2 Advanced

 

 

K2 Category

All categories in K2 use default template.

To build K2 for your website like our demo, navigate to Components --> K2 --> Categories:

 

 

K2 Category List Page at frondend:

 

 

 

Backend Setting

 

 

Nozix uses mega menu to display the main menu of your site. This implementation helps to make your menu more flexible, powerful and friendly.  

To configure mega menu, go to: Extension--> Template manager--> open Noo_Nozix template, in the Navigation setting, you can configure mega menu.

1. Enable mega menu

 

 

2. Select menu item, sub-megamenu... 

 

 

Configure for selected menu item, sub-megamenu

 

 

 

Frontend appearance

 

 

Video Tutorial:

You can watch this below video tutorial for Mega Menu configuration:

 

To change logo of template, please follow these steps:

Step1: Go to Administrator : Extensions-->Template Manager --> Select template style you’re using:

 

                                  


Step 2: Go to Theme--> Logo Image to select logo image:

 

 

Step 3: After clicking on “Select”, image folders will display. Select your logo and insert:  

 

 

In case you haven’t had a logo image uploaded in image folder, follow these steps below:

 

 

After uploading and selecting logo image, visit frontend to view the change.

 

 

The above user guide should help one in replicating the Demo site settings for the template and extension on their site. 

If you are new or are confused, we recommend installing Quickstart on your local host and use it as reference for configurations. This is the best way to work with any template.

You should carefully read all the provided resources to take the maximum advantage of our products. 

Support:

If you have any issue or question please raise your support queries in the forum, or our ticket system. We spend more time in getting the information from user in case the support guidelines are not followed.