List of KB Configuration Fields

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The following are all core Knowledge Base configuration fields and their description.

Templates

Top / Bottom / Left / Right

Adds spacing above/below/left/right of all the KB Content

Article CSS Reset

Adds a CSS reset that nullifies all CSS being applied to KB Article elements by CSS of a current theme or installed plugins. Switching on CSS reset will remove any undesirable effects from KB articles.

Article CSS Defaults

Adds a CSS defaults styling to KB article elements in a format that is the best for writing documentation.

Display Main Title

If KB Template is active, then choose whether or not to display the Main title on the main page.

Organize Categories and Articles

Categories Sequence

Order in which categories will appear on the KB main page.

Articles Sequence

An order in which articles will be listed within each category on Knowledge Base main page.

Search Box – Text

Search Title

Title appears above the search field.

Search Hint

Hint text appears in the search input field while the field is empty.

Search Button Name

Name for the search button.

Search Results Message

Search results title message.

No Matches Found Text

If the search did not find any results, show this text.

Minimum Search Word Size Message

If the user tries to search for a word with less than one character, show this message.

Categories – Text

Empty Category Notice

If a category has no articles this notice will be displayed below the category name.

Articles – Text

Collapse Articles Text

If alist of articles can be collapsed, the user will see this text.

Show All Articles Text

If a list of articles can be expanded, the user will see this text.

Search Layout

Layout

Position / shape of the search input field and search button within the search box.

Search Box – Colors

Title

Text color of the search box title.

Search Background

Background color around the search input box.

Background

Search input field background color

Border

Search input field border color

Background

Search button background color.

Border

Search button color

Top/Bottom/Left/Right

Adds padding space between the search box title and the box top/bottom/left/right edge.

Top/Bottom Margin

Adds margin space above/below the search box edge.

Width

Sets the width of the input search field.

Border

Border width of the search input field.

Search Results: Match Article Colors

Matches the Search result colors from the articles listed below.

Content – Style

Page Width

Full Width will expand as far as the page allows for the active theme.

Number of Columns

Each sub-category will list its articles. How many sub-categories will be displayed accross a page can be controlled by this configuration. The higher the number the more sub-categories will fit into one row (and sub-categories that do not fit will show in the next row). However more columns in a row will make each sub-category narrower and will cause articles with longer titles to wrap.

Relative Text Size

Sets overall text size that affects Category and Article titles.

Content – Colors

Background

Background color of the knowledge base main page.

List of Articles – Style

Number of Articles Listed

The number of articles that will be displayed in a list under each sub-category.

Icon to Expand/Collapse Articles

When sub-category has articles listed below it this icon allows user to expand and collapse that list.

Height ( px )
Height Mode

Sets the height of article list sections:

  • Variable – height will be equal to the height of opened categories.
  • Minimum – height will be no smaller then set height but can be larger.
  • Maximum height – scroll bar will appear if the categories are expanded beyond this maximum height.

List of Articles – Colors

Background

Background color for the boxed list of articles.

Border

Border color for the boxed list of articles.

Text

Text color of listed articles.

Icon

Icon color of listed articles.

List of Articles – Advanced Style

Margin

Sets the Top, left, bottom, right margin.

Between

Sets the space between each article.

Article Underline Hover

Shows underline when user hovers mouse over an article link.

Top/Bottom/Left/Right Padding

Adds padding top/bottom/left/right.

Categories – Style

Head Text Alignment

Set the Section heading alignment.

Divider

Displays dividing line between sub-category and list of articles.

Divider Thickness ( px )

Sets the thickness of the divider between the head section and body section

Top Category Icon

Icons Location

Location of icons in relation to Category box.

Icon Size ( px )

Sets the size of the icon.

Category Icon for:

Icon that is assigned to this Category.

Categories – Colors

Text

Sub-category Text color and icon color.

Icon
Divider

Color of dividing line between sub-category and list of articles

Text

Text color of category heading for list of articles.

Background

Background color of category heading for list of articles.

Category Description

Color of category description.

Top Level Category Icon

Color of category icons

Categories – Advanced Style

Article List Shadow

Adds shadow around boxed list of articles.

Radius

Border curve and width for the boxed list of articles.

Width
Top/Bottom/Left/Right Padding

Adds padding top/bottom/left/right.

Back Navigation

Show Back Button

Whether or not to display back button on the article page.

Navigation Mode

Where user will be redirected to after clicking the back button.

Text

Navigation Text

Text Color

Text color of the back button.

Background Color

Background color of the back button

Border Color

Border color of the back button

Text Size

Size of the button text.

Button Border

Border for the back button.

Border Radius

The round curve of the box corners. The higher the number, the more curved it becomes.

Border Radius

The round curve of the box corners. The higher the number, the more curved it becomes.

Border Width

Width of the border around the back button.

Back Navigation – Advanced

Top/Bottom/Left/Right Padding

Adds padding top/bottom/left/right.

Top/Bottom/Left/Right Margin

Adds margin to top/bottom/left/right.

Comments

Comments

Controls whether article comments will be available or not. If this option is “on” then when and how comments will be displayed is controlled by:

• your theme,
• the WordPress Discussion settings
• per-article settings.

See our documentation for further details.

Breadcrumb

Show Breadcrumbs

Whether or not to display breadcrumbs above articles.

Relative Text Size

Sets overall text size for breadcrumbs.

Breadcrumb Separator

Icon that is used to separate individual breadcrumb links.

Breadcrumb Text Color

Color of Breadcrumb Text

Breadcrumb Description

Text appearing before the breadcrumb navigation links.

Breadcrumb Home Text

Text of a link that goes to the KB Main Page and is shown as the root of the breadcrumb.

Breadcrumb – Advanced

Top/Bottom/Left/Right Padding

Adds padding top/bottom/left/right.

Top/Bottom/Left/Right Margin

Adds margin top/bottom/left/right.

Other

Last Updated Display

When was the post last modified.

Text

Text displayed in front last modified date of a post.

Article Path

This is recommended for advanced users, support will be at a minimum for more information about this feature read more information here on wordpress.org

Last Updated On February 16, 2019