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VirtueMart specific settings

Accordion Menu is fully compatible with both Virtuemart 1.x and Virtuemart 2.x. When you change the Type to Virtuemart, it will automatically check which version are you using. If Virtuemart is not listed in the list, it means that you have not installed Virtuemart yet.

Virtuemart type source settings

Virtuemart type source settings

Menu root

This function works like the one in Joomla source type Menu root parameter.

Singe root as menuitem

This function works like the one in Joomla source type Menu root parameter.

Blacklist menu item

The selected categories and its descendants won’t be included in menu tree.

Show products

If enabled, products are included in the menu.

Display number of products

  • No: Product count not displayed next to the categories
  • Yes, the real count: Product count displayed next to the categories
  • Yes, the aggregated count: Product count displayed next to the categories and sumed up in the parent categories

Show empty categories

If disabled, the empty categories(which does not have any product associated) will no be shown.

Order

Manages the ordering of the category and product items in the menu.

  • Component’s default: The menu use the ordering what you set in the component settings
  • Ascending: Categories are ordered by category name in ascending order
  • Descending: Categories are ordered by category name in descending order

Menu icons

If you enabled this feature with Show, the menu will show the category icons. You can assign icons to the categories by adding <img /> into the category description. Also Accordion Menu allows you to choose the alignment for the icons.

The feature called Only icon will not show the menu item title, if there is icon for the menu item. So the menu item will be just an image button.

Itemid

Not used if empty. If you specify, every url in the menu will contain the provided Itemid value.

Virtuemart 1 extra properties

Virtuemart router (disable for speed)

If you feel that your site slow and a lot of quires generated, try to set this option to off. It disables the Itemid searching of the Virtuemart for each menu item when SEF engine used.