Pausing up-down Scroller module

This is the module version of the Pausing up-down Scroller plugin.

This module allows you to display an up-down scroller that pauses between each message! The scroller is displayed in a module position. The look of the scroller is completely styled using external CSS, including the dimensions.

Very Important: This module makes use of the Pausing up-down Scroller plugin. So please make sure you have installed this plugin too for this module to work.
Latest Version

v1.03 (for Joomla 1.0), v1.53 (for Joomla 1.5), v1.63 (for Joomla 1.6), v1.73 (for Joomla 1.7), v2.53 (for Joomla 2.5)
Released January 31, 2012

  • Support for HTML tags in the scrolling messages for Joomla 1.6, 1.7 and 2.5. Thanks to Rusty
  • for highlighting this.

  • Native version of the Pausing up-down Scroller module for Joomla 2.5!

Demo

You can see a live demo in the module position on the left.

How to use the "Pausing up-down Scroller" module

The syntax of the scrolling message definition is exactly the same as that of the Pausing up-down Scroller plugin plugin.

Download

Very Important: You must install the latest version of the Pausing up-down Scroller plugin for this module to work.

Very Important: You must install the latest version of the Pausing up-down Scroller plugin for this module to work.


How to install


  1. First, make sure you have installed the Pausing up-down Scroller plugin. This module DOES NOT work without the Pausing up-down Scroller plugin.
  2. Download and install the Pausing up-down Scroller module.
  3. Make sure both the plugin and the module are published / enabled.
  4. Select a module position where you want to place the module.
  5. Go to Module Manager and click on "Pausing up-down Scroller module".
  6. In the parameter "Content", enter the scroller messages following the syntax as outlined here. For example,
  7. Important: If you're using Joomla 1.5.8, please refer to the article:
    How to enter HTML tags, javascript and PHP codes in Joomla 1.5.8?
    Otherwise you might find that all your HTML tags, Javascript and PHP scripts will be removed the moment you click the Save or Apply button.

    {UpDownScroller id:t131 style:mod_pscroller height:100 width:178 pause:3000}
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    target="_new">DirectPHP plugin</a>
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    content page for dynamic contents.
    ---
    <a href="http://www.kksou.com/php-gtk2/Joomla/googleSearch-component.php" 
    target="_new">googleSearch component/module</a>
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    {/UpDownScroller}
    

History

  1. v1.01 (for Joomla 1.0) and v1.51 (for Joomla 1.5)
    Released March 12, 2008
  2. This is in response to the post by etc titled "Scroller doesn't work".

    The new version will work with PHP v5.3 and above.

  3. v1.02 (for Joomla 1.0), v1.52 (for Joomla 1.5), v1.62 (for Joomla 1.6) and v1.72 (for Joomla 1.7)
    Released December 4, 2011
  4. Native version of the Pausing up-down Scroller plugin for Joomla 1.6 and Joomla 1.7!

    Very Important: You must install the latest version of the Pausing up-down Scroller plugin for this module to work.