CM Tooltip (CMTG) - Index - Accented Letters (ź, ś, ó, ä, ü etc)

Displaying Accented Letters Together with Non-Accented Ones

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This feature is only available in the Pro+ and Ecommerce editions.

In most European languages the Latin letters also have accented versions - eg: c / ć, z / ź, s / ś, o / ó / ä / ü  

Tooltip Glossary allows you to choose if these letters are grouped/ordered separately or together with their Latin (base) letter. Check the Front-End examples.

Use Case

The use case Creating a Glossary in a Non-English Language is relevant to this feature. It shows also how to create multiple languages, each with its own characters.


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The setting Use titles for sorting instead of permalinks? has to be enabled. The path is  Admin Dashboard → CM Tooltip → Settings → Glossary Index Page → Alphabetic Index.
Pagination type must be set as Server-side. This way, it will reflect the correct numbers in the glossary index alphabetical.

The path is  Admin Dashboard → CM Tooltip → Settings → Glossary Index Page → Pagination.

Enabling the Feature

To do this, head to Admin Dashboard → CM Tooltip Glossary → Settings → Glossary Index Page.

Under Alphabetic Index, you will see the option Consider non-latin letters separate from their latin base?

Front-End Examples


Disabled Highlighted Setting

All accented letters will be treated as if they were non-accented for the purpose of grouping (eg. in Cube view).


Enabled Highlighted Setting

The accented letters will be treated as separate letters. 

In the following example, the letters á, ç and ś have also been added to the alphabetic index.

Related Options

In the same settings screen, you can find other options that are relevant to this feature:

  • Letters in alphabetic Index - You can include accented characters.
  • What locale should be used for sorting? - Choose the most relevant to your language. You can search for locales with this free online tool.

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