How to Access

Select Components → Contacts → Categories from the drop-down menu on the back-end of your Joomla! installation, or select the "Categories" link from the Contact Manager screen.

Description

The Contact Category Manager is where you can edit existing Contact Categories and create new ones. Note that Contact Categories are separate from other Categories, such as for Articles, Banners, News Feeds, and Web Links. From this screen, you can also navigate to the Contact Manager screen.

Screenshot

Contact category manager.png

Column Headers

Click on the column heading to sort the list by that column's value.

You can change an item's Access Level by clicking on the icon in the column.

Toolbar

At the top right you will see the toolbar:

Banner category manager toolbar.png


Contacts Link

At the top left, above the Filter, you will see 2 links as shown below:

Contact category links.png

List Filters

Filter by Partial Title

You can filter the list of items either by entering in part of the title or the ID number. You can also select a Published State.

Filter by Published State In the upper right area, above the column headings, is a drop-down list box as shown below:

Banner category filter.png

  1. Change the filter to Trashed. The Delete icon will now show in the toolbar.
  2. Select the items you want to permanently delete.
  3. Click on the Delete icon.
You can see all items, regardless of their published state, by selecting All for this filter. You can also re-publish Trashed items by selecting them and clicking on the Publish icon in the toolbar.

Related Information

License: Joomla! Electronic Documentation License
Source page: http://docs.joomla.org/Screen.contact_details.categories.15
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