1. Log in to the Joomla administration back-end.
  2. Select Extensions / Manage / Install from the top menu.
  3. In the panel Upload package file, click Browse and locate the installation package you have downloaded to your local computer.
  4. Click the button Upload & Install.
  5. Select Extensions / Modules from the top menu.
  6. Click showplus in the list and open it.
  7. In the extension-specific configuration panel on the left, type the path to the folder where your images to display in the slideshow are, e.g. images/headers.
  8. In the general module configuration panel on the right-hand size, select Published from the drop-down list Status.
  9. Finally, go through either the (a) or (b) series of steps.

    (a) In order to use the slideshow as a regular module:

    1. In the general module configuration panel, click the drop-down list Position and choose a template position from the list.
    2. On the tab Menu assignment, choose the menu items where the module will display (e.g. On all pages, or Only on the pages selected and tick some of the checkboxes).
    3. Click Save and you are all set.

    (b) In order to put the slideshow in the text of an article:

    1. In the general module configuration panel, type your own name in the text box Position, e.g. myslideshow.
    2. In the panel Menu assignment, choose On all pages from the drop-down list Module assignment.
    3. Click Save & Close.
    4. Select Extensions / Plugins from the top menu.
    5. Find Content - Load modules in the list and make sure it is enabled.
    6. In the text of an article, type {*loadposition myslideshow*}. (For this step, do not use copy-and-paste.)
  10. Do you like showplus? Please consider registering and submitting a vote and/or review in the JED.
   
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