Import News item content type

Path to Content types page:

  1. Navigate to Administer > Content management > Content types in the admin menu.

Information: This page will explain how to import the News item content type for a Dynamic display block slideshow. The News Item content type will have the following fields:

  • Title - Title of a slide and title of full node view (standard with a content type)
  • Pager item text - Text of a pager_item (new text field)
  • Slide text - Text on a slide (new text field)
  • Image - Slide image and pager image (new imagefield)
  • Body - Text of full node view (standard with a content type)

Download news item content type

  1. Go to http://ddblock.myalbums.biz/download page.
  2. Download vsd_export_files.zip package.
  3. Extract the file and copy/paste in your temporary folder.

Important:

  • You need to have CCK, imageapi, filefield and imagefield installed and enabled on your Drupal installation.
  • You need to have CCK - content copy enabled.
  • When you have a WYSIWYG editor installed disable the import field to use the WYSIWYG editor.

otherwise the import will not be successful.

Permission:

Configure the following user permissions at Administer > User management > Permissions: (optional if CCK Content Permission module enabled)

  1. content_permissions module:
    • view field_image
    • view field_pager_item_text
    • view filed_slide_text

Import News item content type

Note: Before importing the news item content type, navigate to your temporary folder where you place the vsd_export_files.zip files and copy the code from the news_item_cck_export.txt file.

  1. Navigate to Administer > Content management > Content types.
  2. Click import tab at the top of the page.
  3. Paste the export code of the news item content type.
  4. Click Import button at the buttom of the page to save the news item content type.

Import news item content type