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If you wish to download an offline version of the documentation – click the button below for the PDF file.
Please note: Some screencasts demonstrate using the Tersus Theme, the process is still valid for DynamiX.
To configure the Page / Post layout, goto the Page / Post → Scroll Down to Page Config tab.
Alternative Page Title
As the diagram above suggests, enter an alternative Title or enter the text BLANK to override / disable the page title completely.
Enter a page Sub Title if required, this will appear directly underneath the main Page Title.
Wide Site Layout
You can now choose between a wide site layout and a normal width of page. Choosing this option will make the page you are editing, full width. This can also be set globally via Appearance → Theme Options → General → Wide Site Layout.
You can the global page layout via Appearance → Theme Options → General → Page Layout, you can also set the layout on a Page by Page basis using this option.
Depending on the page layout you select, choose a Sidebar that corresponds to the column. You can add sidebars via Appearance → Theme Options → General
This option allows you to display an icon to enable / disable the menu on that particular page. This will give you the same effect as the Fullscreen slider where the menu collapses, but with normal content instead of a gallery.
Branding / Menu Alignment
Control the alignment of the Branding and Menu for this page only.
Disable the breadcrumbs from displaying on this page only.
Disable Main Content
This option allows you to hide the page content, this is ideal if you wish to just display a Gallery on the page without any other text/content.
Disable Main Frame Background
Use this to disable the main frame which surrounds the page content. Ideal if you wish to format the page differently – You can use the Visual Composer → Styled Boxes → General to add the same border type around selected content.
Select this option to disable the Footer on this page only.
Breadcrumbs can be globally enabled via Appearance → Theme Options → General and disable on a page by page basis using the disable breadcrumbs option
Publish Author Name / Date
Selecting these options will display the Publish Date and Author Name on the page.
Enable the text resizer on an individual page by switching this option to on.
These settings are within Appearance → Theme Options → Blog
Select the default layout for Blog pages. This includes Index and Archive pages.
Select a sidebar which is relative to the column. Add more sidebars via the Theme Options → General tab
Choose between Normal and Grid format for displaying your Posts.
If the Layout format is set to Grid, choose the number of columns you wish to display the Posts in.
By default this is set to Excerpt Only, to display an Excerpt + Image, set the option here, this setting can be overriden via Posts → Additional → Image in Post / Archive
Display Post Metadata
If you wish to hide categories, dates and other metadata, select the option here.
Post Metadata Align
Choose between displaying the metadata to the left of the post or below the title.
Adding a Gallery to your page
Slider Set Manager Screencast
This Screencast demonstrates adding a Gallery using the Slide Set Manager.
Select Gallery Type
Goto Pages → Add Gallery → Select the Gallery Type you wish to use.
Select Data Source
Goto → Select a Gallery → Data Source and select the source type of where your Gallery media is located ( Slide Set Manager is the recommended Data Source ).
See Gallery Data Sources chapter for more information on using Data Sources.
General Settings & Individual Gallery Options
Clicking on each Gallery type will present the user with option relating to that Gallery.