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Font size reference The reference size of the text for the whole item, except for the calendar head.
0 will set the size to the template’s default
Position The way the body block will show relatively to the head object. 
Not all positions work with all layouts
  • Left
  • Right
  • Alternate (start left)
  • Alternate (start right)
  • Top
  • Bottom
  • Alternate (top first)
  • Alternate (bottom first)

Title

The item's title.
Body: Title

Letter count max The maximum number of letters to show.
0 will hide the title, empty will show the whole title
Force one Line Forces the title on one line only
HTML header tag Choose the HTML header tag to give to the title to match the template (h1...h6)
Position before head Will position the title before the head block (Full width layout only)

Text

The item's text content.
Body: Text

Text introduction Which text to show
  • Intro
  • New Intro -> Meta description if no intro text, use meta description
  • Meta description
  • New Meta description -> Intro if no meta description, use intro text
Letter count max The maximum number of letters to show.
0 will show nothing, empty will show all
Strip tags Strips the HTML tags from the text (whether the text is truncated or not)
Keep tags When tags are stripped, it keeps the ones specified

Example <strong> will keep the bold html style only

Trigger events Triggering the onContentPrepare event will call the plugins that are present in the intro text. Set to 'no', the plugins will not be called and the plugins syntax { ... } will be removed from the cropped text
Wrap Wrap the text around the head element, if the style allows it

Information block

The information details for the article item.
Body: Information

Position Where to put this information compared to the text
Information : 5 fields  Pro 9 fields
Show icon A possible icon to precede the text
Icon Pro Select an icon that will override the default one
Prepend text The text that can be optionally prepended to the information

Example Add Written by  to add 'Written by ' before the author's name (don't forget the space after 'by')

Type The type of information to show
  • Hits the hit count
  • Rating the item rating
  • Author the item author
  • Date the date selected
  • Time the time of the date selected
  • Category the item category
  • Pro Tags the item tags
  • Pro Selected tags the item tags used in the selection of the data
  • Keywords the item meta keywords
  • Pro Articles: Links A, B or C the article links A, B or C
  • Pro Articles: Links A B C the article links A, B and C
  • Pro Articles: Links A B C newline separated
  • Read more the read more link
  • Pro Share icons the share icons selected
  • Pro JComments: Comments count the item comment count when using JComments
  • Pro JComments: Linked comments count the item comment count when using JComments with link to the comment section of the item
  • Pro K2: Comments count the item comment count when using K2
  • Pro K2: Linked comments count the item comment count when using K2 with link to the comment section of the item
  • New Pro K2: Extra fields K2 extra fields
  • New Pro Joomla Fields Joomla 3.7 custom fields
Pro More options become available when LatestNewsEnhanced plugins are installed.
Append new line Creates a new line after the selected information
Access Pro The access level group allowed to see that information