Diametric April 2012 Joomla Template
Diametric, the April 2012 template release, is a beautifully layered template, with a distinct panel-based design, using the powerful ColorChooser system. The template has integrated styling for a range of popular RocketTheme extensions, such as RokSprocket, allowing for maximum visual and structural flexibility.
Built on the Gantry Framework, Diametric has a powerful core supporting versatile and functional features; in addition to standard elements such as the stunning Fusion Menu.
Features and Screenshots
- Joomla 1.5 (unsupported) / 2.5 / 3.x versions
- 12 Preset Styles
- Powerful Core Gantry Framework
- iPhone/Android viewing support
- Extensive RokSprocket Integration
- RocketTheme Extensions Styling
- Custom Content Typography
- Fusion MegaMenu & Splitmenu
- Load Transitions
- 82 Module Positions
- 15 Styled and 26 Structural Module Suffixes
- FF, Safari, Chrome, Opera, IE7+ Compatible
- W3C XHTML 1.0 / CSS Valid
Diametric comes with a feature that allows you to choose your own custom logo using the Joomla media manager or RokGallery.
RokSprocket Integrated Template
RokSprocket is a revolutionary new Joomla 2.5 only extension that has been designed to replace a variety of our existing ‘content’ modules.
These include RokStories, RokTabs, RokNewsPager, RokNewsflash, RokMicronews, and basically any module in the RT arsenal that manipulates and displays articles. We have built our new April 2012 Joomla template to showcase this extension.
RokSprocket :: Revolutionary User Interface
RokSprocket is a very powerful and full featured extension that is a real game-changer when it comes to displaying content in Joomla. The module itself, follows RokGallery’s revolutionary approach to UI and implements a stunning new compound filter system based on OS X’s Finder functionality.
Downloading the Template Files
To install the template, you need one of the following files:-
Files required for the template to function:
- Template (Standalone) (J15) rt_diametric_j15.tgz or (J25) rt_diametric.zip - Standalone template file without the Gantry Framework.
- Template (Bundle) (J15) rt_diametric_j15-bundle.zip or (J25) rt_diametric-bundle.zip - Template plus the Gantry Framework.
- RokNavMenu (J15) rt_diametric_j15-extensions.zip(unzip first) or mod_roknavmenu.zip; or (J25) rt_diametric-extensions.zip(unzip first) or mod_roknavmenu_j16.zip - Required for the menu to work.
There are other files that you may wish to download that accompany the release, but are not required for the template to work.
- Source PNG(s) rt_diametric-sources.zip - Adobe® Fireworks PNG source file(s) and any applicable fonts.
- Source BG PNG(s) rt_diametric-sources-bg.zip - Adobe® Fireworks PNG BG source file(s). Only distributed if the template has complex BGs.
- Extensions (J15) rt_diametric_j15-extensions.zip or (J25) rt_diametric-extensions.zip - All extensions for the template.
- RocketLauncher (J15) rt_diametric_j15-rocketlauncher.zip or (J25) rt_diametric-rocketlauncher.zip - Demo replica installer.
Using the Joomla Installer
- (J15) Make the template default at Admin → Extensions → Template Manager → rt_diametric_j15 → Default
- (J25) Make the template default at Admin → Extensions → Template Manager → rt_diametric → Make Default
Making Diametric the Default
Frequently Asked Questions
This is a non-exhaustive changelog for the Diametric Template, inclusive of any alpha, beta, release candidate and final versions.