The K2 Items Dashboard is the centre for your K2 item management and the layout is relativley self explanatory.
This guide is relevant to both V2.4.1 and V2.5
The view is split in to several columns across the page and so I shall describe from left to right.
- # Column
Used to indicate which line item we are looking at.
- Tick Box Column
Used to select an item so that an additional function can be carried out.
- Title Column
Displays the titles of the K2 items that have been created.
- Featured Column
If you set a K2 item to be featured, then a green tick icon will be displayed, as default, featured is off and will display a red cross.
- Published Column
Displays if a K2 item had been published, with a green tick or is unpublished with a red cross.
- Order Column
Allows you to reorder the K2 items within a specific Category, this is useful for certain types of display ordering.
- Category Column
Displays which category each K2 item is publish in.
- Author Column
Displays the author of each K2 item.
- Last Modified Date
Every time you update a K2 Item, then this field will reflect the changes.
- Access Level Column
Displays if the K2 Item has been assigned with Public, Registered, Special access.
- Created Column
Displays when the K2 Item was created, or the date it was set to create.
- Modified Date Column
Displays when the K2 Item was last modified.
- Hits Column
Displays how many times the K2 Item has been viewed on the front end.
- Image Column
If a K2 Item image is added then this field will show an image icon, indicating that it has a K2 Item Image included.
- ID Column
The displays the incremental number that is assigned with every new K2 Item created.
In addition to these columns, there are some tools to assist in filtering your content, these include.
Similar to a search box in that it will display all the content with titles containing the entered word.
Displays either any active K2 items which are published or unpublished, or any K2 Items which may have been deleted for recovery.
- Select Featured State
This allows you to filter K2 Items which may or may not have been marked as Featured.
- Category Filter
Allows you to show K2 Items from one particular K2 Category.
- By Author
Allows you to filter K2 Items by a particular author.
- Published State
Allows filter of K2 Items by either Published or Unpublished states.