View button

It is possible to activate the View Button for news records.

This button is displayed on the top of the edit record page:

The View button

Add the following page TSconfig to your root page. It is recommended to use a site package extension, see Official Tutorial: Site Package for this purpose.

TCEMAIN.preview {
   tx_news_domain_model_news {
      previewPageId = 123
      useDefaultLanguageRecord = 0
      fieldToParameterMap {
         uid = tx_news_pi1[news_preview]
      additionalGetParameters {
         tx_news_pi1.controller = News
         tx_news_pi1.action = detail

By using the given example, a link will be generated which leads to the page with the id 123.

If a news plugin is placed on this page, the news article will be shown.