This tutorial is going to show you how to edit/remove gallery filter/sort options in your Joomla 3.x based template:
The titles like Show all/Filter by category/Sort/Name/Date/Random/Popularity/Layout mode can be changed in the en-GB.tpl_themeXXXX.ini file (where XXXX is a number of your theme) located in the \language\en-GB folder on your FTP. Edit the lines below:
TPL_COM_CONTENT_GALLERY_FILTER_SHOW_ALL="Show all" TPL_COM_CONTENT_GALLERY_FILTER_BY_CATEGORY="Filter by category" TPL_COM_CONTENT_GALLERY_SORT="Sort" TPL_COM_CONTENT_GALLERY_FILTER_NAME="Name" TPL_COM_CONTENT_GALLERY_FILTER_DATE="Date" TPL_COM_CONTENT_GALLERY_FILTER_RANDOM="Random" TPL_COM_CONTENT_GALLERY_FILTER_POPULARITY="Popularity" TPL_COM_CONTENT_LAYOUT_MODE="Layout mode"
You can remove the Filter by category part in Joomla admin panel. Navigate to “Menus” -> “Main Menu”, find and edit gallery page menu item:
Click Blog Layout tab and set Show Filter option to “Hide”:
The listed categories can be managed through the admin panel of your Joomla site under the Content > Category Manager section.
Sort part can be removed in the same section in your Joomla back end (Menus > Main Menu > Gallery page). Click Blog Layout tab and set Show Sort option to “Hide”:
In order to remove Layot mode part, edit gallery page, switch Layout mode switcher option under Blog Layout to “Hide”:
Feel free to check the detailed video tutorial below: