Sobipro counter plugin documentation


  • Joomla CMS
  • Sobipro Component
  • Some HTML/CSS knowledge to know where to put the code inside the template and to style it

How to install the Counter plugin

  • go to sobipro back-end in joomla
  • then go to application manager
  • click browse button and "upload and install" the package
  • then go to the section where you want to use the plugin and choose the application slide then application link and enable the plugin

How to use :

  • paste the suitable code in your category.xsl* template file :
    -- components/com_sobipro/usr/templates/YOUR_SECTION_TEMPLATE/common/category.xsl
  • show the counter with tooltip : -

    <xsl:value-of select="count" disable-output-escaping="yes"/>
  • show the number of subcategories only : -

    <xsl:value-of select="cat_count" />
  • show the number of entries only : -

    <xsl:value-of select="entries_count" />



How to make so that the total number of records in the entire catalog?