This screen is accessed from the back-end Joomla! administrator panel. It is used to preview and templates in your Joomla! website.

How to access


The Template Manager: Templates screen allows you to preview and edit templates which are installed in your Joomla! installation.


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Column Headers

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

List Filters

Filter by Partial Title

You can filter the list of items by typing in part of the Title.

Filter. In the upper left corner just above the column headings are a Filter field and two buttons, as shown below:


If you have a large number of items in the list, you can use this filter to find the desired item(s) quickly. Enter either part of the title or an ID number and press 'Search' to display the matching items. You can type in whole words or part of a word. For example, "ooml" will match all titles with the word "Joomla!" in them. Click 'Clear' to reset filtering.

Filter by Location

In the upper right area, above the column headings, there is one drop-down list box as shown below:

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Only items matching the selection will be displayed in the list.

Number of Items to Display

Below the list you'll find:


At the top right you will see the toolbar:

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See Template Manager: Styles.

Toolbar Links

At the top left, above the Filter, you will see the following two links:

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