The News List tile allows you to add a news website-style list to your LiveTiles Design page. This allows you to embed an announcement list onto your page.
The News List Tile
How to use
In order to use the News List tile, you will need to connect the tile to an announcement list. Once this has been done, the tile will be populated with the content and images from the announcement list. The news tile will then show the title, preview image and a small preview of the tile content. If you would like to view the whole announcement, you can then click on the article. This will take you to the announcement list page which will show the entire entry.
Image Height - Allows you to choose the height of the image.
List Path - Sets the List where the items are retrieved from.
Item Count Limit - Sets how many items are shown on the tile. 0 counts as all items.
Title Field - Allows the user to choose which field is the title on each item.
Body Field - Allows the user to choose which field the content of the announcement is pulled from/
Image Source - Chooses the image in the image column or an attached link.
Image Field - Allows the user to choose which field the image is pulled from.
Display Date - Allows you to choose which date is displayed (modified, created or other)
Order by date - Chooses which date field the news list will be ordered by.
Show only items from today onward - Allows you to choose whether to show items only created today.
Order by - Chooses whether the field will be ordered by Newest to Oldest or Oldest to Newest
Show items with unapproved changes - Allow you to show items which have not been approved should approval be turned on.
Modal Height - Sets the height of the Modal Dialogue. Only visible when Modal Dialogue is selected.
Tile Visibility – Changes which groups can or cannot view the tile. Selectable via dropdown either Everyone, ‘Only for’ or ‘For everyone except’. When ‘Only for’ or ‘For everyone except’ is selected, a dropdown menu will appear where you can assign groups to the category that was selected.
Lock Tile for Non-owners – Toggles whether only tile can be only modified by an owner.
Custom CSS Classes: This section allows you to add multiple Custom CSS classes to the product, allowing you to be able to add custom CSS classes to the tile.