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Overview

This screen is accessed from the back-end Joomla! administrator panel. It is used to create or edit Contact Categories in your Joomla! website.

How to Access

Navigate to the Contact Category Manager. To add a new Contact Category, press the "New" icon in the toolbar. To edit an existing Contact Category, click on the Category's Name or click the Category's checkbox and then click on the "Edit" icon in the toolbar.

Description

This is where you can add a Contact Category or edit an existing Contact Category. Contact Categories allow you to organize contacts in your web site. Contact Categories are separate from other types of Categories, such as those for Articles, Banners, News Feeds, and so on.

Screenshot

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Details and Options

In this section, you can enter information about the Contact Category, such as name, alias, description, and so on.

Details

Publishing Options

Basic Options

Metadata Options

Category Permissions

This section is where you can view and edit permissions for items that are part of this Contact Category.

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The tree on the left represents the user groups that have been defined for your Joomla! site, while the right part displays permissions for the currently selected group, and lets you edit those permissions:

Toolbar

At the top right you will see the toolbar:

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Related Information

License: Joomla! Electronic Documentation License
Source page: https://docs.joomla.org/Help16:Components_Contact_Categories_Edit
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