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Custom Fields in component Articles - Joomla 3.6.4

i need add 2 fields to the component content (articles), need add 2 images and try some examples but don't work :-( have a github with the last try https://github.com/javimata/plg_addfield Can help ...
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Create thumbnails with custom field images

I have articles with custom fields type media. I need to create thumbnails from these images with a fixed widths (1200px, 700px, 450px and 250px) to display with the picture element and on different ...
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Create a Custom field for content for adminside as Video

I am in need of custom plugin that allow me to add custom fields like Video from admin side for Articles of all category. Can anyone guide me please. Video File type (I will select file and that ...
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Dynamic fields in module parameters

I have created a Joomla module that renders a set of headlines in a widget, with links to the main item. It loads these headlines from either a Joomla category or an RSS feed, and is extensible so I ...
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use Joomla Subform field values in custom field from same module

I have the basic xml file where in I call subforms into two tabs. Called Tab 1 and Tab 2. The content of this file is below. mod_something.xml <fieldset name="tab1"> <field ...
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Custom Article plugin loses functionality after article creation

I have created a plugin that adds a radio selection and text fields to back-end Article creation (and I thought edit as well) but the functionality behind those custom inputs only fires on creation. I ...
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How to implement a phone number field mask in custom component?

How can I implement an input field mask for JForms in my component? Specifically I want a phone number mask something like ()-____. I only want users to enter digits and not have them enter ...
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Content-based plugin not loading

I'm pretty new to plugin creation and I've already hit a snag. I'm trying to add fields to the admin-side article creation via plugin but nothing is showing up in $params signifying proper loading and ...
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What is the proper file for a custom field in admin-only article creation?

Through following this guide, I've created a plugin and installed it but I am having trouble with the final step. Most guides are saying to create a template override and if I create an override for ...
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Call php function in backend of module

I am trying to call a php function from the backend of a module (I'm using a custom form field). com_ajax does not work because it pulls the current menu item, which doesn't exist since it is not ...
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DPFields display values in module

I've been using the Joomla extension DP fields to add fields to the joomla content model. The extension is great, I started using it after watching Macro Dings' talk at Joomla Day UK 2016 on YouTube. ...
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How to remove the default editor inserted in a custom module

I have created a custom module in Joomla 3.5; I have a set of fields, but surprisingly, a default editor is inserted into the module basic tab, while I have not such fields in my fields XML: <...
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Create Custom form field similar to Tag form field type

I want to create a custom field : hobby similar to TAG form field except one thing. I want to create this custom field for my component and therefore want to save the hobby field values or tags in my ...
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Joomla Custom Fields Module / Matrix

I'm new to Joomla...wondering if there's a module similar to ExpressionEngine matrix fields. Ultimately, I would like the ability to create a set of grouped custom fields where user can add multiple ...
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How to insert “php code” inside the .xml manifest file of a Joomla module?

I want at the fieldset of a joomla module to echo an option with some fetched results from my db: <config> <fields name="params"> <fieldset name="basic"> <field> <?php $db ...
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Adding select user field in com_content to assign article to specific user

I am working on a student management system. How can I add extra select field (e.g. select user, select class.) to com_content, so that I can assign the article to the specific student (e.g. mark-...
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Customize Global Configuration

Can we customize global configurations ( configuration.php ) to add custom parameters? . As it stores DB / FTP settings, I want to add payment gateway configurations. If there is a way to add ...
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Send data from custom field to database - Joomla 2.5

I've created a custom field for a module which gets some information from the database. I need to add the functionality to update the information in database if I make some changes. Here is the code ...
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Create forms in Joomla custom html module for multiple tables

I would like to add a form that takes input for two tables. One table with single row insert to 1st table, and the other one, with multiple rows insert to 2nd table at the same time. I have read ...
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Triggering onContentPrepare from Category Blog view

I found this page on how to implement a custom field in article: http://docs.joomla.org/Adding_custom_fields_to_the_article_component and it works well, but only in article view. What should I do ...
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Handling of Plugin Custom Field Type Data

I have written a custom field type which will allow users to upload a file (CSV). Upon submitting the file, the plugin needs to be able to read through it and then do its own thing (update database ...
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Showing a custom field in front-end without a form

I have a custom field called time which has the below coding. jimport('joomla.form.formfield'); jimport('joomla.form.helper'); JFormHelper::loadFieldClass('list'); class JFormFieldTime extends ...
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How to retrieve active filter from a custom field form?

Having followed the excellent explanation for How to create a view with filters and pagination, I have a custom field that filters for the most part. As it is, the code in the custom field is ...
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Adding custom fields to com_content category

I have a component which mainly deals with Joomla content articles. I want to add custom fields to Joomla core category. Is there any chance to add custom fields into category through a plugin or ...
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Running content plugins for a custom editor type field in com_content

For our latest Joomla-Projects, I extended the com_content component with custom fields using the following documentation: https://docs.joomla.org/...
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Custom fields in com_content does not display when editing article in front end

I created a plugin to add a custom field following this answer. Works fine when I am logged in the backend and edit the article but the tab is not displaying when the article is being edited from the ...
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Dynamically add fields to component's menu edit form

I am looking to add parameters to the edit-view of my component's menu editor on the fly instead of statically defining them as you normally would (as described : https://docs.joomla.org/J3.x:...

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