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I have been facing a problem when I try to update the article from the frontend then it shows this error

Joomla.submitbutton is not a function at HTMLButtonElement.onclick

Here is my code

<div class="btn-group">
            <button type="button" class="btn btn-primary" onclick="Joomla.submitbutton('article.save')">
                <span class="icon-ok"></span><?php echo JText::_('JSAVE') ?>
            </button>
        </div>

Update

I am also facing this error

Uncaught TypeError: Joomla.getOptions is not a function

Which if I go to the source code I find this script

$.ajaxSetup({
    headers: {
        'X-CSRF-Token': Joomla.getOptions('csrf.token')
    }
});

And that script is not visible in the actual file

  • Is this an issue you're having with Joomla core, a 3rd party extension or your own code? – Lodder Jan 8 at 8:15
  • @Lodder core joomla – Zain Farooq Jan 8 at 8:20
  • And are you using the latest version of Joomla? – Lodder Jan 8 at 8:23
  • Yes joomla version is 3.9.1 – Zain Farooq Jan 8 at 8:26
  • It looks like that Joomla javascript library is not loaded somehow on the page. That's the only thing I can imagine in this case, if this is inside a core Joomla function of a core component. Thus the above mentioned functions cannot be recognized as functions. Or it could be a javascript conflict with another javascript library. – Zollie Jan 8 at 18:08
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I have found the solution. I have removed the javascript like onclick="Joomla.submitbutton('article.save')" from the form view of com_content and added the necessary php code to make form submit to the right direction. Now the form is working fine

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