A default.xml with parameters (joomla1.5)

This xml file uses parameters, which can be populated in backend.

<?xml version=”1.0″ encoding=”utf-8″?>


<layout title=”contactus Layout”>


<![CDATA[contactus Layout]]>




<name>contactus Layout</name>

<description>contactus Layout</description>


<param type=”text” name=”name” size=”100″ label=”Company Name:” description=”Enter Company Name” />

<param type=”textarea” name=”address”  label=”Company Address:” description=”Enter Company Name” />

<param type=”text” name=”phone” size=”100″ label=”Company phone:” description=”Enter Company Phone Number” />

<param type=”text” name=”Longitute” size=”100″ label=”location longitute:” description=”Enter Company Location” />

<param type=”text” name=”Latitute” size=”100″ label=”location latitute:” description=”Enter Company location” />







more info in :- http://docs.joomla.org/Component_parameters