Questions tagged [joomla-3.6]

Joomla! 3 is the latest major release of the Joomla! CMS, with 3.6 the seventh standard-term support release in this series.

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How to Downgrade from 3.9 to 3.6

Accidentally I upgrade Joomla version from 3.6 to 3.9 and it was a big mistake, as it destructed all alignment on home page. Need to know, how to downgrade to 3.6 back?
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Google Search Console Crawl Anomaly in Joomla 3.x

Check the URL - no errors https://www.dach-spengler.eu/sitemap.xml https://www.dach-spengler.eu/robots.txt In the google search console, I got the error: Crawl-Anomaly Submitted Sitemaps Status ...
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Sending a message to admins when a user registers

I'm trying to figure out whether it's possible to utilize the built-in joomla messaging system to notify admins when a new user registers? I'm trying to find the function which sends messages, so I ...
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Custom joomla template navbar issue

I am totally new to this kinda stuff but i have got this index.php(index.php) and this template.Details.xml(templateDetails.xml). But the navigation bar looks completely different than this . It now ...
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How to render mod_articles_category using custom php code?

I am writing PHP API for Joomla3.9 website where I need to deliver the HTML produced by mod_articles_category modules. I tried blow code to get Module HTML output but it does not working any more It ...
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How can I insert email address to database who sent an email via contact form? [closed]

I'm trying to save email addresses to database when a customer send an email via contact form. I put the insert query into the _sendEmail function, but when I send an email, it didn't insert the ...
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I cant access all my joomla admin menus and menu labels have weired symbols, How can i resolve this?

I am from migrating a joomla website from server A to my server B but i other parts of the website work fine but my administrator side or backend has the following issues. I am not able to access all ...
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How can I activate a module via script?

I install together with my component a few modules. Also one for the backend. This shall be directly activated via the script. So I have a few lines added to update the #__modules table to get this ...
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Is there any PHP library which auto create developer document for Joomla components, modules and plugins

I have tried the few refer here but not get any success.
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Getting Joomla to be more verbose about errors

I'm having problems with a third party component and I'm trying to debug the issue. I get a failure with: An error has occurred. 0 Cannot access protected property UsersModelUser::$name but I'd like ...
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CSS files and Js files not loading in https

Recently I try add https to a Joomla site. In https everything was ok, now it’s not loading some CSS files and Js files. Using the network tab in chrome dev tools I get the following error: (failed) ...
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Joomla incorrectly displays the modules of the homepage on blog articles page

The Blog article URL is like the following: http://example.com/en/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=166&Itemid=140. It only shows the modules that are assigned specifically to ...
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Joomla! 3.6.4 router.php for a custom component

I am developing a custom component for Joomla! for the first time and I am stuck on the creation of a router.php. I alredy read the Joomla! Documentation but without clearly understand what to do. ...
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Can't override bootstrap CSS

I'm using the Joomla template RsKala! by RSJOOMLA. I have successfully put CSS override code in the custom.css for these items: .item-image.pull-left, .item-image.pull-right { float: none !...
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Can Prepare Content option be added to a Module?

With a Custom HTML module, there is an Option and you can select Yes or No for Prepare Content. This is needed if you have something like the content plugin I developed to acknowledge this, as it does ...
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How to force an administration field be filled-in or plugin won't be enabled?

I have a Joomla plugin I wrote. There is a field for the Joomla Administrator to fill-in, it can't be left blank and there is no good default value to put in there. How can I force it that the plugin ...
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How do I pass the field value for a plugin into the myplugin.php itself?

I have a simple Joomla plugin I wrote and added a field to the .xml manifest: <config> <fields name="params"> <fieldset name="basic"> <field ...
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Parse code for plugin call in $row->text of Joomla article?

I'm writing a Joomla plugin where I want it to look through the Joomla Articles (and modules) for this: {myplugin} partno=12345678 {/myplugin} and change {myplugin} partno=12345678 {/myplugin} to a ...
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JModelLegacy::getInstance error Call to a member function on boolean

I am trying this code in my module but getting error jimport('joomla.application.component.model'); JModelLegacy::addIncludePath(JPATH_SITE . '/components/com_idlmessaging/models','IdlmessagingModel')...
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SMTP Error: Could not authenticate

Here is the global configuration of my mail setting. I thought I did everything right but it is throwing "SMTP Error: Could not authenticate.". Any suggestion would be highly appreciated.
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Is it possible to encrypt the database password in the Joomla configuration file?

Is it possible to encrypt the database password in the Joomla configuration file? Example : change public $password = 'xxxxxx'; by : $password = hash;
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Category Blog Allows Viewing of all Categories

I have a Category Blog Menu Item where I have chosen all articles with category News to be displayed and layed out how I like. However, by creating just one Category Blog menu item on my site, now all ...
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Failed loading XML Start tag expected '<' not found

I keep getting two messages on screen as soon as I enter my site "" or refresh a page after dismissing message and moving to a new tab, i.e from HOME to Subscribe. The site works 100%, the only ...
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Get user id from user form field type

I have a custom database table created with my component that has a user id linked by foreign key to #__usersand I have a form field type in Joomla 3.x mvc <field name="modified_user_id" type="...
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How is possible to remove joomla content quickicons from the admin

We are using K2 for the content in Joomla 3.6.5. We have created a plugin to add K2 quickicons to the list in the admin control panel, but we'd like to remove the joomla content quickicons from the ...
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Overriding layouts from your module

I have already copied the renderfield.php and renderlabel.php files from ~/layouts/joomla/form/ to ~/modules/mod_mymodule/layouts/joomla/form but the overrides don't seem to be recognised. I have ...
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Copy of Joomla under same domain - Login Issue

I have created a copy of a joomla website under the same domain. I then edited the new website to be something different from the first. Every website is under it's own folder: www.mydomain.com/...
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Can I safely disable the core components I don't use

I don't really use: Contacts Banners Search Newsfeeds So my question is: Are they safe to disable? Are they safe to uninstall? Ideally, I'd like to make my installation as lightweight as ...
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Delete User If Email Never Activated

Is there a way, or a component/plugin to automate the process of deleting users who register on my site, but never activate their email? So after 30 days, their account automatically is deleted. I ...
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Smart Search exclude search articles by author name

I have Joomla version 3.6.5 and Content Smart search version 3.0.0. When we write author name in search box it will display articles written by that author. I want to stop this search. e.g. article ...
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My Joomla Website is broken on remote host

I developed a Joomla 3.6 site deployed on local host. It was working absolutely fine. However, the site is completely broken after uploading to the remote host(http://polluscope.uvsq.fr/Polluscope/). ...
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CSS/HTML problem on Joomla config page (3.6.1 and 3.6.5)

I have a rendering problem with my config page, which is loaded with /index.php?option=com_config It shows up without any Styling - and without any embedded JavaScripts. When I look into the HTML ...
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Joomla artcle content update from code job Read More break not working

I am using Joomla 3.6.5 version. In article we can add Read More break point for blog view of articles or introtext in menu. When we click on Read More button in bottom of the page, it will add code: ...
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Fatal error: Call to undefined method WFEditor::getContext() in …/administrator/components/com_jce/models/model.php on line 128 [closed]

I am unable to login into back end of joomla, i am using joomla 3.6 and when i operate PHP Version 7.0.12 and try login, i get Fatal error: Call to undefined method WFEditor::getContext() in .........
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Chosen on AJAX content

I am working on a site (custom component and template) where I want some links to have their content shown in a popup. The popup itself seems to work fine, but I noticed the select boxes aren't ...
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Displaying Syntax highlighting and indentions. Specifically for Java, C#?

I've seen other options for some languages, like PHP, HTML and CSS, but nothing for Java and C#. Also it needs to be current, for Joomla 3.6.
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Subform multiple data not saving

I'm trying to use the Joomla subform field with multiple="true" on (instead of using the old modal repeatable method). My problem is that the data is not saving to the database. I have read multiple ...
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How to get a JFilterInput instance with 'default blacklist' configured

I'd like to use the Joomla default HTML tag/attribute blacklist for filtering some data coming into a custom API I have inside a Joomla component. The text at the bottom of the 'Text Filters' config ...
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AJAX test module is not working. POST 404 error

I'm trying to create my own ajax module. When I submit the form I'm getting a 404 post error. Any idea what went wrong? This is what I have done so far. mod_ajax_test.xml <?xml version="1.0" ...
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How to change the language on mailchimp signup module input fields?

I have a multilingual Joomla 3.6 Site, with English and German using MailChimp and the MailChimp Signup Module. The issue that I have is that while I can manually translate the title and texts via ...
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How to get the active language variable in javascript on a multilingual site?

So, I'm trying to modify the Facebook Devkit script that is in my index.php to change depending the on the website's active language, but I'm not sure how to access the active language variable. I ...
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Debugging methods- How can I determine the source of the error - “0 Class 'ContentHelperRoute'”?

My question is what are some alternative methods of determining or tracing the source of an error in Joomla when the source of error isn't shown by normal debugging means? By normal debug methods, I ...
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How to add a language pack (or language specific string overrides) to a template?

So, I am in the process of adding a second content language to my joomla site and I'm running into an issue. I have successfully added my second language (German) and have rebuilt my site with the ...
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How to translate labels for contact page on multi-language site?

I'm working on a multi-lingual joomla 3.6 site and I'm running into a problem with the contact page. The issue I'm running into is how to internationalize the labels on the contact page corresponding ...
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How to convert an existing site to multi-language?

I have an existing site in English for which I need to create a German version. I have found several tutorials on how to create a multi language site from the beginning, but I am interested to know ...
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What's the correct way of adding code after the start of the body tag?

So, I've just recently added the Facebook Javascript SDK to my site to be able to enable a "like" button to my pages. Facebook recommends adding this right after the opening <body> tag. The ...
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Duplicate Menu Item Alias in Joomla 3.6.5

We upgraded our Joomla sites from 3.4.8 to 3.6.5 a while ago and it looks like the default behavior on how the alias for Menu Item Type [Menu Item Alias] is generated has changed. And this is either a ...
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Database to multi-language website doesn't have user but log in possible with the user

I have a rather peculiar problem. The web-developer before me run away for some reason and we cannot get ahold of him for the admin password. Luckily we have access to the database according to some ...
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Transfer website with all categories, articles, menus

I have started developing a website on Joomla! 3.6.5 and need to know if I can later transfer the whole webpage with all the content to a web server without loosing the information (categories, ...
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Cannot send emails after migrating hosted joomla to localhost

I have trouble sending emails with Joomla! 3.6.5 I get a message Notice ??SMTP connect failed?? The settings in the configuration file are the same as the same ones as at the hosted website. public ...