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For question regarding Joomla 3.x of the Content Management System. This includes versions 3.0 up to 3.8.

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Joomla 3 - How to set module params programmatically?

I have a module and params are being saved through the config form. I want to add some additional params programmatically e.g. a token? Is this possible? Thank you.
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How to add a custom field for a product details page for Hikashop?

I have just started using Hikashop for ecommerce and followed the directions from this link: https://www.hikashop.com/support/documentation/42-hikashop-field-form.html My problem is that I can't get ...
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Joomla 3 - How to call a function on Module save?

I have a module, and a number of different fields for authentication with an API. I want to perform the API authentication when the Save button is clicked, and return a success or fail message ...
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Reload admin form after save field in database

In a custom component I need the user in the edit view of an item to be able to load a field in the editor field through modal and ajax. The case is the user can fill an editor field from a text ...
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Joomla login issue after xampp upgrade mysql to mariadb

I have shifted my Joomla 3 site to another drive on a local windows server, performed some tweaks and everything went okay, but I am unable to login to the Joomla administrator account. This issue is ...
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Site has 2 seconds of server waiting time

I have exhausted all the options (to the best of my knowledge) and there are still 2 seconds of server waiting time. I have upgraded to the latest version of Joomla, jch optimize pro, jotcache, gzip, ...
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User Specific Data on User Specific Pages

OK, so I want to have clients be able to log onto my site and them be dircted to their own page. I need to show them various financial reports that come from Google Sheets, Google Slides, but only ...
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Website speed is awful

I work as an apprentice web developer who has been left in charge of the web team (all of my colleagues have left) and have been left with an impossible task. We have a 10-core Windows server, with ...
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Change default page link

It is necessary to change the link in the main page menu with site.com on site.com/#wrapper. How can this be implemented? I tried to create an unpublished menu item, and make it main, but nothing ...
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Custom component com_fields in multiple views?

I am developing a custom component in which I have integrated the joomla custom fields. I have 2 tables and views in admin. The template view The Item View In the templates view there is an editor ...
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How to replace   with a space?

I am creating some code to auto-generate a meta-desc for product pages in VM. I have stripped tags, but I am still seeing &nbsp in the resulting text. The code I have at present is: if ($...
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Convert PHP code to Jooma PHP syntax?

I'm running a query on phpmyadmin which has the "IN" function included. It is to extract data from the same column for different fields' (Waybill1, Waybill2 etc.) I shall post the SQL query below: ...
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Checkin When Moving From One Component Edit Screen to Another

We have built a custom Joomla! component that has multiple sections and edit screens. In many cases, our component pages are related to each other and it makes sense for users to move from one to ...
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How to create a Joomla MVC for consuming a RESTful API

I'm looking for some help with writing a Joomla MVC which will consume a RESTful API. The API returns data in JSON and XML. The component should have two views (a frontend list with all objects - ...
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How to redirect urls based on users' language?

I have two questions with my Joomla! Project: I want to have a standard redirect for my domain, so that when a user types in domain.com the user will be redirected to domain.com/my-joomla-menu-item. ...
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How to make form action to work?

I'm learning how to make my own module on Joomla. MyModule mod_planejamentomensal.php is like this: //No direct access defined('_JEXEC') or die; require_once dirname(__FILE__) . '/helper.php'; ...
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Joomla Bootstrap 3; break out image or div on the left

I am using a Bootstrap 3 template. I'd like to make pages with images or text divs sticking out of the regular space of the column. I was thinking of something like this: <div class="col-md-...
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file upload in admin backend - custom component

In my custom component/admin, in the item edit template I am trying to let the user upload a file. The problem is that the file is not being passed in my save function. There is not even in the array ...
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Hiding a Menu item with PHP in Sourcer in Joomla 3.8.1

I have a menu Item, and I added a custom css class so I could modify it like so: In Firefox's F12 developer tool, when I look up testphpmenuclass I find it just fine here: So I create a Custom ...
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Custom template creates multiple H1 tags on same page

I´m new to Joomla and started on my own template. Using this code to get articles: <jdoc:include type="component" /> Output multiple tags on the same page... This is, as far as I know, bad ...
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Get com_contacts item by id?

I need to get a com_contacts item the same way Joomla does (so I can re-use a template for example). I know I can get the item by querying the database directly, but that won't prepare things the same ...
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com_ajax for a self developed module

I´m trying to use com_ajax for a module I´m creating. But in my browser console, I get the following error: "Method getAjax does not exist." My jQuery request looks like this: jQuery(document)....
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Redirect problem

Over the last couple of years I have taken over a website made up of several parts, ie there were some traditional html pages, a php “wiki” installation and a similar php “knowledgeable” installation. ...
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Export language overrides

I need to export the language overrides which i set in the joomla 3.8 admin. I couldn't find any option at extensions->languages->overrides and i also couldn't find the overrides inside the database. ...
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How to display submenus in customized Joomla menu?

I want add schema in my Joomla menu. My code: $menu = JFactory::getApplication()->getMenu(); // Get menu items - array with menu items $items = $menu->getItems('menutype', 'mainmenu'); //...
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Beez 3 Logo size

I'm trying to change the size of the logo in beez3 on this website: https://jurahaus-verein.de/ to a smaller logo but so far didn't succeed with either of the following: - saving it in a smaller size ...
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Caching pagination and reset number of products per page in Joomla Virtuemart

My Virtuemart 3 is crazy. It caching pagination position, on which I was in catalog and, when I return to catalog, open category on that page, example 3 (if I go away from catalog on third page). In ...
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JFile::makeSafe does not convert file name

I need to rename and save a file upload when saving an item in a custom component. The problem is that the JFile::makeSafe function seems like is not converting the filename as you can see below. So ...
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Virtuemart 3 number of products

I have a shop on Virtuemart 3.2.2. In configuration there 24 products per page. When I go to catalog page first time, there is all good - 24 products. Then in pagination I click, for example, 10 page, ...
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Get tags for an article

How can I query the db for all the tags associated with an article? I have been able to use JTable to query to *_tags table, but that doesn't return the tags that are associated with the article ...
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Find user by email

How can I look up a user by email? I thought that JTable::load would do it, but it returns a weird data shape: $user = JTable::getInstance('User', 'JTable', array()); $user->load(array("email" =&...
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How to log in user into Joomla 3.x from external script

I hope you can help me with this to find a solution. On site1 I have a Joomla 3.x installation. I want to run an external script which validates a user on site2 (this is already working). After ...
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Get module id in helper file

I need to get id of current module in helper.php file of mod_menu. But there is no module parameters in this script.
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Create user / category on new item in custom component

I need some help and ideas to achieve the following scenario. In the administration when adding new item in my custom Joomla 3 component I need to link the item to a specific user. The user will not ...
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CheckToken() error when TinyMCE init

I have a form, which add some data to DataBase. <form> <input type="text" name="mydata" /> <textarea name="mytext"></textarea> <?php echo JHtml::_( 'form.token' );?> ...
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Virtuemart - accounting system connection

I would like to create a plugin that's able to link virtuemart with an accounting system. virtuemart = v accounting system = a Functions: a-price = v-price a-orders = v-...
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joomla -> jevents -> Calendar Event ; Go directly to edit when mouse click on the Event

I am using Joomla 3.8 with JEvents v3.4.47. When you click on a recurring event on the web site you need to navigate with several clicks to "edit this recurrence" page. I want that the first click on ...
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Can't run task when there is constructor

I am building a component which will act as a API for a front end and was curious about something. For example if I call the url http://example.com/index.php?option=com_helloworld&task=shout it ...
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Why Is My Loading Time So Long?

I have a lot of loading time in my Joomla websites. The idle time is over 2 sec. On the website I have 125 SQL queries. I use Helix Ultimate with the SP Pagebuilder Pro Link to my Website: http://www....
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Joomla white screen - Class '\Joomla\CMS\Input\Input' not found

We encounter some problems with a 'new' Joomla! website. A customer has moved there website to our server with the error below. This error was also present on previous server. We also can't get into ...
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Admin warning 0000

I've posted this over on forum.joomla.org but don't know which user group is more active. I am new to joomla but have extensive experience (10+ years) with other cms. Client gave me a kickstart ....
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Category blog - Ordering not working

I've got a problem with a "News Archive" page on a website (http://www.mss-hx.com), running Joomla 3.8.10. I have setup the menu item "News Archive" (http://www.mss-hx.com/news-archive) as a "...
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Best way to handle a possible duplicate data

I am developing a component where it has multiple users: - Parents - Coaches - Players Parents can login to the site and 'create' a player (which is their child) and check their stats throughout the ...
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Joomla core table names for JTable::getInstance?

I'm building a tool to import content for various languages. It makes copies of existing items such as menus, articles, modules, etc. that have language specific content. For example, when copying an ...
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How to change browser page title structure

Can anyone help me how to change the structure of Joomla browser title page? I couldn't find the code structure. As we all know that whatever info we put in the Menu "Page display" tab "Browser page ...
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How is the relationship between template styles and menus stored in Joomla 3.x?

I'm working on a tool that imports content for a new language. As part of that process, I'm creating a copy of a template style specific to the new language. After making a copy of the template style ...
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How to allow the guest check out option?

I'm unable to disable the user registration during checkout. I need to allow guest checkout only, but in my case it's asking for a login or registration. I have unchecked the below mentioned options ...
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Failed to load ressources (404) after update PHP 4.4 to 5.6

I have updated my version of PHP from 4.4 to 5.6. I have the lastest update of Joomla (3.8.10). The landing page is working but the others pages are not loading the ressources. For exemple <link ...
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How to generate missing column data using a reformatted substring of another column?

Due to a process issue (i.e. client not following instructions) I have over 900 urls with missing aliases in a mosets tree table. If possible I would like to create an SQL query that will generate ...
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“Headers Have Already Been Sent”

I was having difficulty with a Joomla! site and decided to move it to another server for testing. The Akeeba backup I had would not fully extract for some reason (a large backup file included in the ...