Your Guide to Using RokCandy for Joomla
RokCandy provides BBCode style macro functionality for Joomla. It provides a WYSIWYG-safe macro syntax to allow you to easily add complex HTML with a simple BBCode macro. RokCandy changes the preset syntax, such as
[example] to the relevant HTML code during the rendering of the Joomla article.
RokCandy allows you to create complex HTML output as simple macros to allow your complex content to be created quickly and easily with a minimum of fuss.
RokCandy has the following requirements in order to operate:
NOTE: Internet Explorer 11+ and Edge are supported, but versions 8, 9, and 10 are no longer supported by Microsoft and while they may work, are not recommended.
Installing RokCandy takes just a matter of few minutes.
The first thing you’ll need to do is download the latest version of RokCandy. The package you will download contain everything to get RokCandy up and running and it is compatible with both Joomla 2.5 and Joomla 3.x. It does not need to be uncompressed.
Once you have downloaded the package, go into the Joomla Administrator and:
From Joomla 2.5 and 3.x:
Extensions -> Extension Manager -> Install
rokcandy.zipthat you just downloaded from your local drive.
NOTE: For additional information on installing extensions, visit our detailed extensions installation guide located here.
Once installation is complete, a message highlighted in green should indicate its successful completion.