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mauricio-1974
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hide custom fields in category blog

Post by mauricio-1974 » Wed Mar 28, 2018 9:44 pm

How to hide custom fields in category blog, but still show them in the article page?
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Re: hide custom fields in category blog

Post by starazure » Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:12 am

mauricio-1974 wrote:How to hide custom fields in category blog, but still show them in the article page?
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All field displays are configured at the article level, category level, global level. They can be overridden at the menu level. For example if you want to override fields for a Category blog, simply use the options in the menu item.

For things that cannot be achieved using already available options, create a template override. There are plenty of google resources that show how to do this. Basically you can copy the php files from com_content as applicable and create overrides in your template.
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Re: hide custom fields in category blog

Post by mauricio-1974 » Thu Mar 29, 2018 11:54 am

tijjk wrote:
mauricio-1974 wrote:How to hide custom fields in category blog, but still show them in the article page?
Thanks
All field displays are configured at the article level, category level, global level. They can be overridden at the menu level. For example if you want to override fields for a Category blog, simply use the options in the menu item.

For things that cannot be achieved using already available options, create a template override. There are plenty of google resources that show how to do this. Basically you can copy the php files from com_content as applicable and create overrides in your template.
Yes I know, but can't find any available admin configuration to show or hide custom fields in the category blog view!
I'm I blind, or this is the case where I should do an override?
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Re: hide custom fields in category blog

Post by jjspelman » Thu Jan 23, 2020 8:54 pm

This is an old post but the solution is to click NO in the Trigger Plugin Events in the Edit Module screen. See screen shot.

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