Questions tagged [cookies]

An HTTP cookie is a piece of data stored by the user's web browser. Unless otherwise specified, cookies can be created, read, modified and deleted both by JavaScript and from server-side through HTTP headers.

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Do I need to complete the cookie domain and path information in Joomla?

In the Joomla backend, under Global configuration -> Site I have the following cookie setting information My Joomla website seems to work fine without having completed the cookie fields, so my ...
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Joomla API for identifying if new visitor?

Is there a API or possiblity to identify in joomla if the user is a new visitor, who visits the page the first time or a defined period passed? To be specific, the user is not registered joomla user, ...
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How do I set options for JHtmlTabs with Bootstrap

According to Using the JHtmlTabs class in a component, several options may be specified for the tabs being rendered. However, using the example, none of the events fire, and the neither the initial "...
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How to change the cookie name on every Session in JOOMLA?

I want to regenerate my cookie's name after every successfull login ( I regenerate already my Session Id). When I try to regenerate my cookie's name, joomla lost my session! ( in JSession class) ...
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Joomla 3.x admin login error

I've moved my joomla site from subdomain to main domain and from then I cannot login to my admin panel. The following error message given: Fatal error: Call to a member function isAdmin() on a non-...
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Save data to cookie

I want to save temporary data (id and name) from product page to cart via Ajax. The problem is to record new variables in cookie, using outstanding from Joomla file. I tried: $inputCookie = JFactory:...
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Show logged in Joomla users as custom dimension in Google Analytics

Currently I'm tracking pageviews on my joomla website with Google Tag Manager. But I want to analyze in Google Analytics how my registered users use my website and how guest use it. This can be done ...
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Problem to get cookies at the remote server

Does anyone know why I cant get cookies from the remote server with the code below? <?php $inputCookie = JFactory::getApplication()->input->cookie; $value = $...
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Remember Me feature not working Joomla 2.5

I have a Joomla 2.5 website. The website requires all users to log in as the content is restricted to registered users. When my users log in there is a Remember Me function as part of the core Joomla ...
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Include module position if cookie value is set

When users visit a page on my site, I've written code to set a value: if(window.location.href.indexOf("promotionpage") > -1) { Cookies.set('landingpage', 'kent', { expires: 30, path: '/...
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Cookie Law and Folcomedia - Cookies Alert

I'm using Joomla! 3.3.6 and Folcomedia - Cookies Alert plugin. It's a great plugin but in Italy there is a very strict legislation, now. Practically, the activation of third-party cookies (almost all!...
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How to set login session in Joomla 3 as persistent cookie?

I´m specifically looking for a way to make the login session persistent so that a user is kept logged in even after closing his/her browser. Per default the login session is always terminated ...
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Setting a cookie after an RSForm has been completed

I have a module (RSForm Pro) which shows on my site on page load. I want all new site visitors to be shown this module, but I don't want it shown if details have been added to the form or the form ...
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Set cookie in from joomla plugin

I want to display App download message(an image)to users browsing my site from Android device only. So i have developed a plugin to achieve this . Now i want to display this message only first time so,...
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What's the proper way of setting a persistent cookie in Joomla 3.x

I would like to set a "destination" cookie for all users on my site, to serve tailored content. The cookie needs to persist across login/logout so it appears I cannot use jSession, which is cleared on ...