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This tag is for questions related to Joomla articles and the com_content component.

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Can't edit article after Joomla 3.4.7 update

I've just updated from Joomla 3.4.6 to 3.4.7 and after doing so, I went to edit an article and received the following error message: Error You are not permitted to use that link to directly ...
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J3.3 Assigning An Article Multiple Access Levels

I need to set articles to multiple access levels, but currently all I've been finding is the drop-down selector for article access levels. I have four user groups: Solutions Authorized ...
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How to preview a joomla article on the web (as it will be shown on the web)?

It's a very basic question, but I can't find the answer. JCE editor offer only a preview that will be shown in the editor, but I don't see any button that would simply open the (saved) article in the ...
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Change Article ID From example.com/1-test To example.com/1/test

I use joomla 3.4.3. some article posted about how to remove article id, but how can I change article id from example.com/1-test to example.com/1/test ? Thank You...
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Module that will display 10 random featured articles with full read more text

Ive spent quite a few hours looking but have been unable to find so far, but am thinking this must surely be available. I just need a Joomla Module that will display random featured articles from a ...
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Joomla: Show Header of my menu not working

I have a problem with my menu for showing the header of my page. When I click Edit in the menu items, for example "About us" -> “Page Display Options”, I write the title of page for the browser and ...
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Filter content according to users interest

I'm looking for a way to filter content in Joomla in an hybrid fashion. I would like have all articles visible in public view, but when a user logs-in, the same articles should be filtered according ...
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Is possibile to hide $article object

I'm developing a content plugin to filter articles according to a field in CB profile. Something like: public function onContentPrepare ($context, &$article, &$params, $limitstart) { ...
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Jomla 3.4 Article option not working for individual article

I installed Joomla 3.4 on localhost, everything properly set up. But I have an issue: the individual articles option is not working, I can only change global articles setting . Article settings (not ...
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Adding a note to an article

I often would like to add a note to my articles (eg. this article must be unpublished because of that). The note will only help backend users. A (too short*) field has already been implemented for ...
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Language tags in article content

I have a Joomla site with lots of articles and two languages. All content is the same, except for the weekdays. Is it possible, in any way, to use the Joomla override language to create tags and add ...
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How to add gravatar support to Joomla article

I'd like to add gravatar support to my Joomla article. How can I do that?
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How to copy article from database in joomla?

When i copy row of joomla_content in database, that article show in articles component in management but not showing it in feature page(home). except id all columns are similar with orginal article. ...
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Show articles of the Category in Subcategories

I am using Joomla 3 and I want to know how do to display the articles of the main category in the subcategories in a blog layout: > Category Project * Article Global > City 1 * ...
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Set Category and Full Article Image

Joomla 3.4.4 I have a single category called 'Departments'. This contains hundreds of articles. Is there any way I can set the same 'Full Article Image' for each of these articles? See image; I ...
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Article not saving with tags

Joomla 3.4.4 Having a strange issue when trying to save an article with tags. I receive the following error (which doesn't give me much info!); Whenever I remove the tags the article saves just fine....
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Unable to assign permissions to create articles

I am unable to assign permission to create articles in a specific category. ACL permissions are set to their default values. I have edited the category in question, selected permissions, and given the ...
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Editing intro images

I've got a great number of articles to which I have to add various intro images from one specific folder. As I understand it, I have to open each article in backend, go to "Images and links" tab, at ...
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How to increase the time offset of a module?

I'm using the GK News Show Pro 5 module for displaying my articles. I have a problem with the publishing of the articles, because it appears 24 hours after I publish the article. I changed the time ...
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Assign a subtemplate to specific items in K2

I have several items in a category. I'd like to assign to some of them another template instead of the one inherited from the category template view. I know I could create a new category with new ...
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Unpublished Articles - hide

I've noticed that when an article is unpublished in the back end, it's still viewable when an admin is logged into the front end. This has causes some confusion with some (easily confused) clients. ...
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How to delete BT Content Slider's article first-letter blank space?

I want to delete in Joomla this kind of first-letter blank space but don't know how. (its marked with a red circle)
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Is there a way to auto create an article after creating user group and access level?

I'm still new to Joomla so bear with me... I have many user groups and each of their access levels. For example, I will have two user groups for each department, Admin Manager and Admin. In the ...
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Have articles show not on home page, but their own menu “template”

I have articles on my website that I'm using for actual "article/blog entries." They have their own categories (News, Tech, etc.). I use these categories to show the articles in modules designed to ...
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What does unpublishing a category do?

If you go to "Content", "Category Manager", you can unpublish categories by clicking on the green tick icon. What's the point of doing so? The articles in that category are still published and still ...
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How to add article image to module mod_article_categories?

I am using Articles - Categories module in my Joomla website (my custom template) and it works great, meaning that it lists all articles with intro text from the categories I want. But it does not ...
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How redirect the button new of frontend to open a seblod form in Joomla 3?

when I enter in frontend as super-user appear a button to create new articles, but this button open the Joomla predeterminate editor and I want that open the seblod from that I designed to create ...
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How To List All Articles for Menu » Articles » List All Categories type

When creating a new menu item type that is "Article » List All Categories" – how can I display all of the actual articles for each sub-category? As of right now, each sub-category being listed has a ...
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Create or edit an article using a form in the frontend in joomla 3.0

I need edit to create articles in Joomla from the frontend using a form because my articles follow a pattern. What I want when creating or editing articles it is to introduce only: a title, upload 2 ...
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Saving edited articles in backend redirects me to the homepage in front-end without saving the changes

I have a joomla 3.0 website that is stressing me out. The issue is that I can not edit/update articles on the website. When I login to the administrator panel and select an article to edit then make ...
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Joomla 3: import rss feed

I could not find any plugin, which could help me with importing rss feed (like this: http://www.verzekeringsnieuws.nl/rss/algemeen.xml) I found feedGator, but it didn't work in joomla 3... maybe ...
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Show article modified date in Article Manager Administrator

I'm trying to find a way to show the date an article was last modified in the article manager in Joomla 3. Doing a google search I can only seem to find ways to do this so it's visible via the ...
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3 column layout will not display after settings are made

I have created my own template and want my category articles to display in 3 columns. I have set these setting to display in 3 columns in the global configuration and the menu settings. It all still ...
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Trying to count the number of articles in a category but give wrong number

I'm trying to use some PHP I found on here to count all the articles in a specific category (10), the PHP is working but only showing 20 articles, when a manual count shows 28. $model = JModelLegacy:...
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Article multi language selection

I have a multi language site with 4 languages, and I need one article to display in all languages except one. I need to assign more than one language to each article, how can I override and change ...
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Joomla keeps automatically blocking articles

I have been recently assigned to take care of a website that uses joomla. First things I'm trying to do are "smaller", like posting or editing articles. I've received a super user account, but even ...
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Access article global option programmatically

I'm creating a plugin that changes the article options programatically. I have been able to change an article's specific properties, like title, category, state, etc, by using JTable. But I'd like ...
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Text search within single article content

I have inserted the Joomla search module in an article. Now I wish that this module would allow me to search only in the article in which it is present and not throughout the site! Is it possible?
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Can't override com_content controller

I'm trying to override com_content controller (administrator/components/com_content/controller.php), for this I have installed the joomla-override plugin and followed as the documentation says. ...
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Change article edition workflow

I have to make some changes on the article edition worflow, to add some features in the middle of the current edition proccess. I mean, the articles when published must be saved in a different status,...
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Display Joomla article contents and title using PHP

I have a component and module built by an external company, they have hardcoded content into the component - I want to change it so the content is called from the Joomla Article Manager. The ...
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Can I allow front-end users to PUBLISH articles in specific categories?

Can I allow users to PUBLISH articles in certain categories without giving them the ability to publish to any category. It seems that they can create articles but then the article requires someone ...
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Joomla 3.3.1 articles disappearing from front end after one year

We have thousands of articles listed as published on our Joomla 3.3.1 website and blog but could not work out why we could only see about 100 articles on the front end. We have now worked out that ...
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How to allow search engines to search through PDF file attached to my Joomla! article?

On my Joomla 3 website, there are articles which contains PDF files. My website is already listed to search engine (e.g Google) but my attached PDF files seems not listed yet. When I type small parts ...
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Joomla install with custom sample data — Customize text during install

What would be the best way for me to customize custom sample data during installation of Joomla? In my particular case, I would like to replace certain words (or tokens, like %NAME%, %CITY%, etc.) ...
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Select code not working in article Joomla 3

I need to display data in an article in tabular form. I am using sourcerer by NoNumber for adding the select code in the article: <?php defined('_JEXEC') OR die("Restricted access"); $user =&...
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Displaying more articles in the article view

I'm using joomla 3.3.6 and I designed content page as I want, but I need one more thing. Is there a plugin or a component to display all/other articles as a list, so the user can move to them. The ...
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How do I create a hidden menu with hidden articles?

The following is what I'm doing: Created a Category Created an Article and stored in the Category Created a new Menu without linking to a module Created a new Menu Item within the new menu; single ...
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Determining if on a Category Blog page or Article page

I have a shop setup using J2Store, which sets up products as articles. On the main layout I use the Category Blog layout. I have customised the addtocart.php file to add a View Product Information ...
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How to write php code inside the article in Joomla?

I have a Joomla article and I need to implement "@include ...." in the article source code, so it loads a PHP page from external link, but only this article should display the PHP page. I searched in ...