A guide to the basic Replicant 2 customisation options that can be configured in the template manager file with a description of each of the available options and how they affect the presentation of the template.

Here is a breakdown of the available options:







Default Style

The template is bundled with 10 pre-made style variants that be be easily and quickly chosen from the template configuration.

Body Style

The template is bundled with 4 pre-made body style variants that be be easily and quickly chosen from the template configuration. This option only comes into effect if you choose custom in the option above.

Colour Style

The template is bundled with 10 pre-made colour variants that be be easily and quickly chosen from the template configuration. This option only comes into effect if you choose custom in the option above.

IE6 Warning

Warn your visitors using Internet Explorer 6 to upgrade to a more secure version with this toggle. This option activates a javascript based dropdown in IE6 at the top of the template where a description of why IE6 is a redundant browser is visible. The warning will only appear once as its stored via a cookie.

Font Family

You can choose which font you would like to use for your content item, these are all web standard fonts.

Template Width

This template configuration option allows you to easily change the width of the template itself, simply change the number to another pixel value.

LeftColumn Width

This template configuration option allows you to easily change the width of the left column, simply change the number to another pixel value.

RightColumn Width

This template configuration option allows you to easily change the width of the right column, simply change the number to another pixel value.

Splitmenu Location

One of the template's menu options is splitmenu which displays the first and second level items in the horizontal menu bar and the 3rd in a side column module. This option allows you to choose between the left column or the right column.

Menu Name

The following parameter controls which Joomla menu is loaded for the horizontal navigation bar, by default this is mainmenu but you can change it to whatever menu such as othermenu.

Menu Type

Replicant 2 is bundled with 4 menu options, 3 of which are integrated menu approaches. These are splitmenu, moomenu, suckerfish and module. Splitmenu displays the 1st level menu items in the horizontal bar and the 2nd in the side column; moomenu and suckerfish display the menu items in dropdown lists with moomenu having a javascript powered approach; and the module options turns the menu bar into the toolbar module position so you can insert modules into the area (this will disable the menu however).

Default Font

This option allows you to choose what the font size will be, you have 3 options to choose from, these are smaller, default and larger.

Show Module Slider

This option allows you to enable or disable the Module slider that operates on the User11-User15 module positions.

Module Slider Height

Set the height value, in pixels, that the Module Slider will conform to.

Show Pathway

The pathway or breadcrumbs function can be disabled with this setting.

Show Logo

Replicant 2 allows you to turn the logo into a module position (icon) to allow for more flexible control.

Enable Font Spans

This setting allows you to enable the fontspans, i.e. the multi-coloured module headers.

Show Date

This setting allows you to disable the date in the upper left of the template.

Show Text Sizer

This setting allows you to disable the text size controls in the upper right of the template.

Show Copyright

Replicant 2 allows you to turn the RocketTheme logo into a module position (footer) to allow for more flexible control.

Module Count

The module configuration variable below controls how many consecutive modules you can have for a position.

Module List

With the setting illustrated below, you can control the aspects of the integrated rokslide feature to a great extent. You can control the tab title and also the module position which appears in each of the tabs.
 
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