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The control panel gives quick access to GCalendar operations and shows twitter status updates of the G4J project.

The following list is an overview of the GCalendar component wide options.

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Options

Component options
NameDescriptionDefaultType
Google Apps Domain The Google Apps domain to get the calendar data from. If you do not have one leave this value empty Text
Timezone The global timezone for GCalendar. Googletimezones
Caching Select whether to cache the google calendar data.
The following options are available:
  1. Use global
  2. Always
  3. Never
Always List
Cache Time The time for the cache in sec. 900 Text
Calendar options
NameDescriptionDefaultType
Show Calendars Shows the calendar list.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. Yes and expand
  3. No
Yes Radio
The default view The view which is shown when clicking the first time on a link.
The following options are available:
  1. Month
  2. Week
  3. Day
Month List
Week starts on The starting day of the week in the calendar.
The following options are available:
  1. Sunday
  2. Monday
  3. Tuesday
  4. Wednesday
  5. Thursday
  6. Friday
  7. Saturday
Monday List
Show weekend events Shows or hides Saturday and Sunday, allowing a 'wider' view of weekdays.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Calendar height The height of the calendar area. If set to 0 it will be automaticly computet. 0 Text
Title format month The format of the title in the month view (check http://www.php.net/date for details). {...} switches to formatting the 2nd date. [...] only displays the enclosed format if the current date is different from the alternate date in the same regards. F Y Text
Title format week The format of the title in the week view (check http://www.php.net/date for details). {...} switches to formatting the 2nd date. [...] only displays the enclosed format if the current date is different from the alternate date in the same regards. M j[ Y]{ '-'[ M] j o} Text
Title format day The format of the title in the day view (check http://www.php.net/date for details). {...} switches to formatting the 2nd date. [...] only displays the enclosed format if the current date is different from the alternate date in the same regards. l, M j, Y Text
Title format list The format of the title in the list view (check http://www.php.net/date for details). {...} switches to formatting the 2nd date. [...] only displays the enclosed format if the current date is different from the alternate date in the same regards. M j Y Text
Time format month The format of the time in the month view (check http://www.php.net/date for details). {...} switches to formatting the 2nd date. [...] only displays the enclosed format if the current date is different from the alternate date in the same regards. g:i a{ - g:i a} Text
Time format week The format of the time in the week view (check http://www.php.net/date for details). {...} switches to formatting the 2nd date. [...] only displays the enclosed format if the current date is different from the alternate date in the same regards. g:i a{ - g:i a} Text
Time format day The format of the time in the day view (check http://www.php.net/date for details). {...} switches to formatting the 2nd date. [...] only displays the enclosed format if the current date is different from the alternate date in the same regards. g:i a{ - g:i a} Text
Time format list The format of the time in the list view (check http://www.php.net/date for details). {...} switches to formatting the 2nd date. [...] only displays the enclosed format if the current date is different from the alternate date in the same regards. g:i a{ - g:i a} Text
Axis format The format of the axis in the day and week view (check http://www.php.net/date for details). {...} switches to formatting the 2nd date. [...] only displays the enclosed format if the current date is different from the alternate date in the same regards. g:i a Text
Tooltip Date format The format of the date for an event (check http://www.php.net/date for details). m.d.Y Text
Tooltip Time format The format of the time for an event (check http://www.php.net/date for details). g:i a Text
Event tooltip The syntax and available parameters are documented in the <a href ='http://g4j.laoneo.net' target='_blank'>G4J documentation</a>. Basically the {{parameter}} describes a variable passed to the output. {{#start_list}} is the beginning of an iteration over a list where the {{/start_list}} tag is the end of it. {{#events}}<p>{{date}}<br/>{{{description}}}</p>{{/events}} Textarea2
Content before calendar This text will be displayed before the google calendar. Textarea
Content after calendar This text will be displayed after the google calendar. Textarea
Show Events As Popup Shows the event details in a modal popup.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Popup Width If the event is shown as popup the width can be defined here. 650 Text
Popup Height If the event is shown as popup the height can be defined here. 500 Text
Theme Define the jQuery theme (install it in the folder components/com_gcalendar/libraries/jquery/themes). Text
First Hour The first hour that will be visible in the scroll pane. Values must be from 0-23, where 0=midnight, 1=1am, etc. 6 Text
Min Time The first hour/time that will be displayed, even when the scrollbars have been scrolled all the way up. This can be a number like 5 (which means 5am), a string like '5:30' (which means 5:30am) or a string like '5:30am'. 0 Text
Max Time The last hour/time (exclusively) that will be displayed, even when the scrollbars have been scrolled all the way down. This can be a number like 22 (which means 10pm), a string like '22:30' (which means 10:30pm) or a string like '10:30pm'. 24 Text
Event options
NameDescriptionDefaultType
Format event description Should the event description beeing formated. If your event description contains HTML code you should disable formatting.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Date format The format of the date for an event (check http://www.php.net/date for details). m.d.Y Text
Time format The format of the time for an event (check http://www.php.net/date for details). g:i a Text
Show Calendar Name Shows the calendar name
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Show Event Title Shows the event title.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Show Event Date Shows the event date.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Show Event Attendees Shows the event attendees.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
No Radio
Show Event Description Shows the event description.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Show Event Location Shows the event location.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Show Event Map Shows the event location on a map.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Show Event Author Shows the event author.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
No Radio
Show Event Copy Info Shows the copy to my calendar option.
The following options are available:
  1. Yes
  2. No
Yes Radio
Permissions options
NameDescriptionDefaultType
Permissions Rules
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