How to access

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

Description

The Contact Manager screen allows you to add contact information to your Joomla! site. You can enter information such as name, address, phone and e-mail. You can also link contacts to registered users. Afterwards, you can use the Menu Manager to create front-end links to the the contacts.

Screenshot

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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:

Contacts toolbar.png

The functions are:

Global Configuration

Click the Parameters button to open the Contacts Global Configuration window. This window allows you to set default parameters for Contacts, as shown below.

Contacts parameters.png

List Filters

Filter by Partial Title

You can filter the list of items by typing in part of the Title or the ID number. You can also select a combination of Category and Published State.

Filter by Category and Published State

In the upper right area, above the column headings, are 2 drop-down list boxes as shown below:

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The selections may be combined. Only items matching both selections will display in the list.

  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.

Quick Tips

Related Information

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