Easy Includes

Version: 1.4

Introduction

Easy Includes is a Joomla plugin that allows you to easily include CSS and JavaScript files and declarations on your Joomla site. This documentation covers the installation, configuration, and usage of the Easy Includes plugin.

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Downloading the Extension

Email: After you purchase the extension from our store, you will receive an email containing a link to download the extension.

Store: Alternatively, you can download the extension from the "Downloads" section in our store. If you are a new user, you need to create an account using the same email address you used for the purchase.

Click to download the extension package: EasyIncludes_UNZIP.zip

Unzipping the Package

Use any file unzipper tool or WinRAR to unzip the EasyIncludes_UNZIP.zip package. After unzipping, you will find the following contents:

  • Folder Joomla 3: This extension is compatible with Joomla 3.x. In this folder, you will find the installation file named plg_sys_easyincludes_X.x.zip.
  • Folder Joomla 4 & 5: The extension is also designed for seamless integration with Joomla 4.x and Joomla 5.x. This folder contains the installation file named plg_sys_easyincludes_X.x.zip.
  • ReadMe.txt: Contains vital information about the current version of the extension.
Installing the Extension

To install the extension, log in to the backend of your Joomla website.

  • For Joomla 3: Navigate to Extensions > Extension Manager, then click on the "Upload Package File" tab. Click "Browse" to select the appropriate installation file (plg_sys_easyincludes_X.x.zip), then click "Upload and Install."
  • For Joomla 4 & 5: Go to System > Install > Extensions. You can either drag and drop or browse for the file to install.

A success message will be displayed once the installation is complete.

Configuration

After installation, the plugin needs to be configured to suit your requirements. Access the plugin settings by navigating to Extensions > Plugins, and find System - Easy Includes in the list.

General Settings
  • CSS Files: Add the complete path of the CSS file. One file per line.
    • Description: Add the complete path of the CSS file. One file in each line. Don't add any extra HTML tags.
  • CSS Declaration: Define CSS styles and overrides.
    • Description: Define CSS styles and overrides.
  • Javascript Files: Add the complete path of the Javascript file. One file per line.
    • Description: Add the complete path of the Javascript file. One file in each line. Don't add any extra HTML tags.
  • Javascript/jQuery Declaration: Define extra JavaScript and overrides.
    • Description: Define extra JavaScript and overrides.

Features

Once configured, the plugin will automatically include the specified CSS and JavaScript files and declarations on your Joomla site. No additional steps are required for usage beyond configuration.

Features

  • Easy Inclusion: Add CSS and JavaScript files and declarations without modifying template files.
  • Flexible Configuration: Configure multiple CSS and JavaScript files and inline styles/scripts.
  • Advanced Customization: Add custom CSS styles and JavaScript/jQuery scripts.

FAQ

  • How do I add a CSS file?

    • Enter the complete path of the CSS file in the CSS Files field under General Settings.
  • Can I add inline CSS styles?

    • Yes, enter your CSS styles in the CSS Declaration field.
  • How do I add a JavaScript file?

    • Enter the complete path of the JavaScript file in the Javascript Files field.
  • Can I add inline JavaScript or jQuery scripts?

    • Yes, enter your scripts in the Javascript/jQuery Declaration field.

Troubleshooting

  • Files Not Loading: Ensure the paths are correct and the files exist in the specified locations.
  • Styles or Scripts Not Applying: Check for syntax errors in your CSS or JavaScript declarations.
  • Conflicts with Other Plugins: Ensure there are no conflicts with other plugins that manage CSS or JavaScript.