With this extension you can create your own icons/links on the home screen of your control panel. This makes navigating through your admin panel when you login super easy and it looks very cool. See demo!
This extension requires vqmod and no files will be overwritten. It also comes with 23 icons pre-installed but you can also use your own.
READ README.TXT for full description/installation.
Click on "Quick Icon Menu" -> "Show add icon groups" and start adding Icon Groups. After that go to "Quick Icon Menu" -> "Show add icons" and start adding icons. When done click on "Dashboard" to see the result(s)!
- Set name for link/icon
- Set group name
- Set target (internal or external)
- Set link
- Set image/icon
- Set Sort Order
- Ajax search fields in lists (group list and icon list)
- Inline editing fields in lists (group list and icon list
- Create groups
- Set group status and icon status (show on/off on homescreen)
HOW TO CREATE AN INTERNAL LINK
1 - In you control panel click on Catalog --> Products and copy the link from the browsers address bar. It should be something like this:http://www.mywebshop.com/admin/index.php?route=catalog/product&token=xxxxxxxxxxxx Now copy everything before &token=xxxxxxxx The url you use for the icon will look like this:
HOW TO CREATE AN EXTERNAL LINK
Just add the desired link like http://www.google.com and don't forget to set the "Target" to External!
Tip: When you are adding/editing icons, open 2 browser windows with your admin panel opened. This way you can easily copy and paste links between the 2 windows!
This extension only works with the default admin template!