Fields and Filters is a manager to manage the additional fields as well as the ability to filter them. (elements).

Component does not overwrite the Joomla core files.

Joomla! 3.x and 2.5.x - v1.1.1
Joomla! 3.x - v1.1.0
Joomla! 3.x - v1.0.0
Joomla! 2.5.x - v1.1.0
Joomla! 2.5.x - v1.0.0

Fields:

  • easy ability to manage fields
  • 4 fields – input, image, textarea/editor, checkboxlist (checkboxlist field can be use to filtering)
  • flexible configuration
  • add fields to different position of the article
  • add values field without first saving article
  • convection of editing article view with Fields and Fields, does not require the opening of the component in modal window
  • default field templates

Filters:

  • module to display fields type filters
  • ajax filtering articles
  • using the list view articles, without any additional CSS styles for the view filters
  • default filter templates

Simple Syntax, #{}:You can insert Fields anywhere on your site by using Syntax:

  • in the same article and component: #{field_id}
  • in another article and the same component: #{field_id,article_id}
  • in another component: #{field_id,article_id,option(e.g. com_content)}

Changelog - v.1.1.1

General:

  • One Installation for Joomla! 2.5.x and 3.x.

Fields:

  • [fix] when the image field is saved, returns an error.
  • [fix] after saving the article, thumbnails and/or images are not created in the image field.

Filters:

  • [new] now can change selector of pagination for the filters in Plugin Extension: content
  • [fix] when turn on Engine Friendly URLs, pagination stops working.
  • [fix] when the precision php is too low, the request filtering do not have permission

New features - v.1.1.0

Fields:

  • Fields could be assigned to many positions of Article/Blog/Featured for Fields
  • Static - new group of Fields, once enter the value could be assigned to many positions of articles
  • You can insert Fields anywhere on your site by using Syntax:
    • in the same article and component: #{field_id}
    • in another article and the same component: #{field_id,article_id}
    • in another component: #{field_id,article_id,option(e.g. com_content)}
  • One can also use Syntax in description Fields
  • Layout alternative/overrides in Fields

Filters:

  • New methods of comparison between Filters and Filter Values. This option could be changed in component, plugin extension (content) and modules
  • Layout alternative/overrides in Filters

Fields and Filters require PHP 5.3+

After update:

  • if yours Fields disappeared from articles you should go to Administrator Panel → Components → Fields and Filters and once again set their position in Article/Blog/Featured.