Hikashop specific settings

HikaShop is not only a reliable e-commerce component, it also enables you to manage your marketing strategies with powerful statistics, discounts handling, an affiliates system and Geolocation tracking allowing you to increase your sales and create a link between you and them. Accordion Menu for HikaShop extends the main features of HikaShop and give you the power to create great menus from HikaShop categories and products.

HikaShop type source settings

accordion_hikashop

Itemid – menu id

You can define an Itemid/menu item id for the urls. If you specify it, every url in the menu will contain the provided Itemid value. To make your other menus active too on these pages, you need to specify this. You can find a documentation about it in here.

Menu root

This function works like the one in Joomla source type Menu root parameter.

Single root as menuitem

This function works like the one in Joomla source type Menu root parameter.

Show products

If enabled, products are included in the menu.

Display number of products

  • No: Product count not displayed next to the categories
  • Yes, the real count: Product count displayed next to the categories
  • Yes, the aggregated count: Product count displayed next to the categories and sumed up in the parent categories

Show empty categories

If disabled, the empty categories(which does not have any product associated) will no be shown.

Order

Manages the ordering of the categories and products in the menu.

  • Component’s default: The menu use the ordering what you set in the component settings
  • Ascending: Categories are ordered by category name in ascending order
  • Descending: Categories are ordered by category name in descending order

Menu icons

If you enabled this feature with Show, the menu will show the category icons. You can assign icons to the categories by adding <img /> into the category description. Also Accordion Menu allows you to choose the alignment for the icons.

The feature called Only icon will not show the menu item title, if there is icon for the menu item. So the menu item will be just an image button.