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Overview
Use this tab to configure the general settings and features for Tiki articles.

To Access
From the Articles Admin page, click the General Settings tab.



Option Description Default
Articles Articles can be used for date-specific news and announcements. You can configure articles to automatically publish and expire at specific times or to require that submissions be approved before becoming “live.” Disabled
Plugin Article List Display multiple articles Enabled
Plugin Article Display a field of an article Enabled
Title of articles homepage | Topic | Type | Articles None
Maximum number of articles on the articles homepage 10 articles
Submissions Submissions are submitted but need to be approved before they are published Disabled
Use new articles Uses the new article lists using CustomSearch rather than the DB Disabled
Article creator remains article owner Last article editor does not automatically become author (owner). Disabled
Rankings Users can see several charts or rankings about the item. Disabled
User ratings on articles Allows users to rate the articles.
Permissions involved: rate_article, ratings_view_results. Also, when configuring articles, “Admin Types > Comment can rate article” needs to be set.
Disabled
Article rating options List of options available for the rating of articles. 0,1,2,3,4,5
Comments on articles Enable comments on articles Disabled
Default number per page Sets the number of comments per page. 10 comments
Default Ordering Sets the default ordering filter for comments.
Newest first | Oldest first | Points
Points
Article content templates Predefined content for an article Disabled
Lock Content Templates Enable users to lock content templates and so prevent others from editing them Disabled
Specify notification emails when creating articles Should a notification email be sent when creating an article? Remember that you can also predefine notification emails for article topics when you re-edit the topic after its creation Disabled
Paginate articles Divide articles into multiple pages with pagebreak markers. Disabled
Custom attributes for article types Enable additional custom fields for article types Enabled
Geolocate articles Provide controls to indicate a geographic location in the article edit form. Disabled
Display article title in the search engine friendly URL Enabled
Related articles Display a list of related articles at the bottom of an article page Disabled
Tracker for articles Have a tracker to supplement article information Disabled
Tracker ID of tracker for articles The tracker that is for articles must contain an “Articles” field None
Article copyright Enables adding of copyright information for articles Disabled
Image article maximum file size Maximum size for an Image Article. Article images are stored in the database so it should remain low. 500000 kilobytes
Default maximum width for custom article images Sets the maximum width of article image
“0” for no maximum
0 pixels
Default maximum height for custom article images Sets the maximum height of article images
“0” for no maximum
0 pixels
Default maximum width for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles) Sets the default maximum width of custom article images in list mode (on View Articles page)
“0” to default to the view mode maximum
0 pixels
Default maximum height of custom article images in list mode (on View Articles page) Sets the default maximum height of custom article images in list mode (on View Articles page)
“0” to default to the view mode maximum
0 pixels
ShareThis buttons Enable sharing site content via ShareThis
Insert a ShareThis button from www.sharethis.com.
Disabled
Your ShareThis publisher identifier (optional) Set to define your ShareThis publisher identifier
record your ShareThis publisher ID
None

Option Description Default
Articles Articles can be used for date-specific news and announcements. You can configure articles to automatically publish and expire at specific times or to require that submissions be approved before becoming “live.” Disabled
Plugin Article List Display multiple articles Enabled
Plugin Article Display a field of an article Enabled
Title of articles homepage | Topic | Type | Articles None
Maximum number of articles on the articles homepage 10
Submissions Submissions are submitted but need to be approved before they are published Disabled
Use New Articles Uses the new article lists using CustomSearch rather than the DB Disabled
Article creator remains article owner. Last article editor does not automatically become author (owner). Disabled
Rankings Enable ranking of items Disabled
User ratings on articles Allows users to rate the articles.
Permissions involved: rate_article, ratings_view_results. Also, when configuring articles, “Admin Types > Comment can rate article” needs to be set.
Disabled
Article rating options List of options available for the rating of articles. 0,1,2,3,4,5
Comments on articles Enable comments on articles Disabled
Default number per page Sets the number of comments per page (default = 10) 10
Default Ordering sSets the default ordering filter for comments (default = points_desc)
Newest first | Oldest first | Points
Points
Article content templates Predefined content for an article Disabled
Lock Content Templates Enable users to lock content templates and so prevent others from editing them Disabled
Specify notification emails when creating articles Should a notification email be sent when creating an article? Remember that you can also predefine notification emails for article topics when you re-edit the topic after its creation Disabled
Paginate articles Divide articles into multiple pages with pagebreak markers. Disabled
Custom attributes for article types Enable additional custom fields for article types Enabled
Geolocate articles Provide controls to indicate a geographic location in the article edit form. Disabled
Display article title in the search engine friendly URL Enabled
Related articles Display a list of related articles at the bottom of an article page Disabled
Tracker for articles Have a tracker to supplement article information Disabled
Tracker ID of tracker for articles The tracker that is for articles must contain an “Articles” field None
Article copyright Enables adding of copyright information for articles Disabled
Image article maximum file size Maximum size for an Image Article in kilobyte (default = 500000). Article images are stored in the database so it should remain low 500000
Default maximum width for custom article images Sets the maximum width of article image
Number of pixels, “0” for no maximum
0
Default maximum height for custom article images Sets the maximum height of article images
Number of pixels, “0” for no maximum
0
Default maximum width for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles) Sets the default maximum width of custom article images in list mode (on View Articles page)
Number of pixels (“0” to default to the view mode maximum)
0
Default maximum height of custom article images in list mode (on View Articles page) Sets the default maximum height of custom article images in list mode (on View Articles page)
Number of pixels (“0” to default to the view mode maximum)
0
ShareThis buttons Enable sharing site content via ShareThis
Insert a ShareThis button from www.sharethis.com.
Disabled
Your ShareThis publisher identifier (optional) Set to define your ShareThis publisher identifier
record your ShareThis publisher ID
None

Option Description Default
Articles Articles can be used for date-specific news and announcements. You can configure articles to automatically publish and expire at specific times or to require that submissions be approved before becoming “live.” Disabled
Plugin Article List Display multiple articles Enabled
Plugin Article Display a field of an article Enabled
Title of articles homepage | Topic | Type | Articles None
Maximum number of articles on the articles homepage 10
Submissions Submissions are submitted but need to be approved before they are published Disabled
Use New Articles Uses the new article lists using CustomSearch rather than the DB Disabled
Article creator remains article owner. Last article editor does not automatically become author (owner). Disabled
Rankings Enable ranking of items Disabled
User ratings on articles Allows users to rate the articles.
Permissions involved: rate_article, ratings_view_results. Also, when configuring articles, “Admin Types > Comment can rate article” needs to be set.
Disabled
Article rating options List of options available for the rating of articles. 0,1,2,3,4,5
Comments on articles Enable comments on articles Disabled
Default number per page Sets the number of comments per page (default = 10) 10
Default Ordering sSets the default ordering filter for comments (default = points_desc)
Newest first | Oldest first | Points
Points
Article content templates Predefined content for an article Disabled
Lock Content Templates Enable users to lock content templates and so prevent others from editing them Disabled
Print Enabled
Specify notification emails when creating articles Should a notification email be sent when creating an article? Remember that you can also predefine notification emails for article topics when you re-edit the topic after its creation Disabled
Paginate articles Divide articles into multiple pages with pagebreak markers. Disabled
Custom attributes for article types Enable additional custom fields for article types Enabled
Geolocate articles Provide controls to indicate a geographic location in the article edit form. Disabled
Display article title in the search engine friendly URL Enabled
Related articles Display a list of related articles at the bottom of an article page Disabled
Tracker for articles Have a tracker to supplement article information Disabled
Tracker ID of tracker for articles The tracker that is for articles must contain an “Articles” field None
Article copyright Enables adding of copyright information for articles Disabled
Default maximum width for custom article images Sets the maximum width of article image
Number of pixels, “0” for no maximum
0
Default maximum height for custom article images Sets the maximum height of article images
Number of pixels, “0” for no maximum
0
Default maximum width for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles) Sets the default maximum width of custom article images in list mode (on View Articles page)
Number of pixels (“0” to default to the view mode maximum)
0
Default maximum height of custom article images in list mode (on View Articles page) Sets the default maximum height of custom article images in list mode (on View Articles page)
Number of pixels (“0” to default to the view mode maximum)
0
ShareThis buttons Enable sharing site content via ShareThis
Insert a ShareThis button from www.sharethis.com.
Disabled
Your ShareThis publisher identifier (optional) Set to define your ShareThis publisher identifier
record your ShareThis publisher ID
None

Option Description Default
Articles Articles can be used for date-specific news and announcements. You can configure articles to automatically publish and expire at specific times or to require that submissions be approved before becoming “live.” Disabled
Plugin Article List Display multiple articles Enabled
Plugin Article Display a field of an article Enabled
Title of articles home page | Topic | Type | Articles None
Maximum number of articles on articles home page 10
Submissions Submissions are sent in but need to be approved before they go live Disabled
Article creator remains article owner. Last article editor does not automatically become author (owner). Disabled
Rankings enable Ranking of items Disabled
User ratings on articles Allows users to rate the articles.
Permissions involved: rate_article, ratings_view_results. Also, when configuring articles, “Admin Types > Comment can rate article” needs to be set.
Disabled
Article rating options List of options available for the rating of articles. 0,1,2,3,4,5
Comments for articles enable Comments on Articles Disabled
Default number per page set the number of comments per page (default = 10) 10
Default Ordering sets the default ordering filter for comments (default = points_desc)
Newest first | Oldest first | Points
Points
Article content templates Predefined content for a news article Disabled
Print Enabled
Specify notification emails when creating articles Should a notification email be sent when creating an Article? Remember that you can also predefine notification emails for article topics when you re-edit the topic after its creation Disabled
Paginate articles Divide articles into multiple pages with pagebreak markers. Disabled
Custom attributes for article types Allow additional custom fields for article types Enabled
Geolocate articles Provide controls to geolocate articles from the edit functionality. Disabled
Display article title in the SEFURL Enabled
Related articles Display a list of related articles at the bottom of the article page Disabled
Default maximum width for custom article images sets the maximum width for article images
Number of pixels, 0 for no maximum
0
Default maximum height for custom article images sets the maximum height for article images
Number of pixels, 0 for no maximum
0
Default maximum width for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles) sets the default maximum width for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles)
Number of pixels, 0 to fallback to the view mode maximum
0
Default maximum height for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles) sets the default maximum height for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles)
Number of pixels, 0 to fallback to the view mode maximum
0
ShareThis buttons enable sharing via ShareThis
Insert a ShareThis button from www.sharethis.com.
Disabled
Your ShareThis publisher identifier (optional) set to define your ShareThis publisher identifier
record your ShareThis publisher ID
None

Option Description Default
Articles Articles can be used for date-specific news and announcements. You can configure articles to automatically publish and expire at specific times or to require that submissions be approved before becoming “live.” Disabled
Plugin Article List Display multiple articles Enabled
Plugin Article Display a field of an article Enabled
Title of articles home page | Topic | Type | Articles None
Maximum number of articles on articles home page 10
Submissions Submissions are sent in but need to be approved before they go live Disabled
Article creator remains article owner. Last article editor does not automatically become author (owner). Disabled
Rankings enable Ranking of items Disabled
User ratings on articles Allows users to rate the articles.
Permissions involved: rate_article, ratings_view_results. Also, when configuring articles, “Admin Types > Comment can rate article” needs to be set.
Disabled
Article rating options List of options available for the rating of articles. 0,1,2,3,4,5
Comments for articles enable Comments on Articles Disabled
Default number per page set the number of comments per page (default = 10) 10
Default Ordering sets the default ordering filter for comments (default = points_desc)
Newest first | Oldest first | Points
Points
Article content templates Predefined content for a news article Disabled
Print Enabled
Specify notification emails when creating articles Should a notification email be sent when creating an Article? Remember that you can also predefine notification emails for article topics when you re-edit the topic after its creation Disabled
Paginate articles Divide articles into multiple pages with pagebreak markers. Disabled
Custom attributes for article types Allow additional custom fields for article types Enabled
Geolocate articles Provide controls to geolocate articles from the edit functionality. Disabled
Display article title in the SEFURL Enabled
Related articles Display a list of related articles at the bottom of the article page Disabled
Default maximum width for custom article images sets the maximum width for article images
Number of pixels, 0 for no maximum
0
Default maximum height for custom article images sets the maximum height for article images
Number of pixels, 0 for no maximum
0
Default maximum width for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles) sets the default maximum width for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles)
Number of pixels, 0 to fallback to the view mode maximum
0
Default maximum height for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles) sets the default maximum height for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles)
Number of pixels, 0 to fallback to the view mode maximum
0
ShareThis buttons enable sharing via ShareThis
Insert a ShareThis button from www.sharethis.com.
Disabled
Your ShareThis publisher identifier (optional) set to define your ShareThis publisher identifier
record your ShareThis publisher ID
None

Option Description Default
Articles Articles can be used for date-specific news and announcements. You can configure articles to automatically publish and expire at specific times or to require that submissions be approved before becoming “live.” Disabled
Plugin Article List Display multiple articles Enabled
Plugin Article Display a field of an article Enabled
Title of articles home page | Topic | Type | Articles None
Maximum number of articles on articles home page 10
Submissions Submissions are sent in but need to be approved before they go live Disabled
Article creator remains article owner. Last article editor does not automatically become author (owner). Disabled
Rankings enable Ranking of items Disabled
User ratings on articles Allows users to rate the articles.
Permissions involved: rate_article, ratings_view_results. Also, when configuring articles, “Admin Types > Comment can rate article” needs to be set.
Disabled
Article rating options List of options available for the rating of articles. 0,1,2,3,4,5
Comments for articles enable Comments on Articles Disabled
Default number per page set the number of comments per page (default = 10) 10
Default Ordering sets the default ordering filter for comments (default = points_desc)
Newest first | Oldest first | Points
Points
Article content templates Predefined content for a news article Disabled
Print Enabled
Specify notification emails when creating articles Should a notification email be sent when creating an Article? Remember that you can also predefine notification emails for article topics when you re-edit the topic after its creation Disabled
Paginate articles Divide articles into multiple pages with pagebreak markers. Disabled
Custom attributes for article types Allow additional custom fields for article types Enabled
Geolocate articles Provide controls to geolocate articles from the edit functionality. Disabled
Display article title in the SEFURL Enabled
Related articles Display a list of related articles at the bottom of the article page Disabled
Default maximum width for custom article images sets the maximum width for article images
Number of pixels, 0 for no maximum
0
Default maximum height for custom article images sets the maximum height for article images
Number of pixels, 0 for no maximum
0
Default maximum width for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles) sets the default maximum width for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles)
Number of pixels, 0 to fallback to the view mode maximum
0
Default maximum height for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles) sets the default maximum height for custom article images in list mode (on View Articles)
Number of pixels, 0 to fallback to the view mode maximum
0
ShareThis buttons enable sharing via ShareThis
Insert a ShareThis button from www.sharethis.com.
Disabled
Your ShareThis publisher identifier (optional) set to define your ShareThis publisher identifier
record your ShareThis publisher ID
None



Contributors to this page: drsassafras and Rick Sapir / Tiki for Smarties .
Page last modified on Thursday 21 September, 2017 22:37:57 UTC by drsassafras.

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