Topbar extensions v1.1

Release Notes

Changes in 1.1:

  • coding in demo version should now work
  • a few bug fixes (mostly typos)
  • compatible with Elgg 1.5, 1.6 and 1.6.1

Changes in commercial version:

  • Ability to add any link and dropdowns with links to the topbar
  • Lately received messages appear when hovering over mail icon
  • Ability to define link rights (for logged in, admin or all users)
  • Administration dropdown update
  • Login box, search box and admin-defined links on topbar for not logged in users

 

HOW IT LOOKS:

After enabling the plugin, you can go to plugin's setings and choose to:

  • move topbar tools dropdown to the user's profile dropdown
  • move the topbar's Settings link to the profile dropdown

(The last 3 settings are for full version only)

 

The effect saves space and creates good impression:

You can view plugin in action on the Elggdev.com

 

Topbar can be easily customized with CSS.

 

This is the GPL version. The full version, available here for 9$, additionaly allows to:

  • add dropdowns with links of your choice to your topbar
  • use administration submenu straight from the administration dropdown
  • view your unread messages straight from topbar
  • show/hide Elgg logo
  • add login box to the topbar for a not logged in users
  • add any link and dropdowns with links to the topbar
  • define link rights (for logged in, admin or all users)
  • lately received messages appear when hovering over mail icon
  • login box, search box and admin-defined links are shown on topbar for not logged in users

Screenshots:

 

 

 

Adding new links:

Effect:

 

INSTALLATION:

  • copy to mod folder and enable

 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Elgg 1.5 or higher

Mike Zacher (vazco)

I'm an Elgg expert and CEO of vazco.eu - the first plugin store for Elgg. We focus on development of highly scalable and highly customized Elgg websites.

Stats

  • Category: User admin
  • License: GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2
  • Updated: 2014-11-17
  • Downloads: 13633
  • Recommendations: 27

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