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In Joomla!, a Menu is a set of menu items used for website navigation. Each menu item defines an URL to a page on your site, and settings that control the contents(articles, category(ies) lists, tagged items, etc.) and style(module(s), layout) of that page.

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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 I tried to create an unpublished menu item, and make it main, but nothing ...
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“JRoute::_” generating two different urls for same link

So I have this weird problem. I am calling JRoute::_('index.php?option=com_example&view=foo&layout=bar') ..from two different view-layouts. And Joomla! is generating different SEF-URL ...
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Joomla menu item has “com-akeeba” embedded in the url

I am adding a new menu item to my Joomla 2.5 site (can't upgrade to Joomla! 3 due to old version of PHP). I am adding the menu item "Download" at the top level of the main menu. The url ends up being ...
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Remove menu parent from url

The Joomla menu system includes the menu's parent name in the URL structure for sub-menu items as follows: https://www.mysite.com/parent/page I'd like to remove the parent as follows: https://www....
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Trying to locate a menu file that is not into the Menus Manager

I am trying to locate a Menu that is not located in the Menu Manager. The website is: http://wholechild.it The menu I am trying to locate is the ABOUT US. It doesn't seem to be created same as the ...
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different category blog/list layouts depending on menu item

I need to have different category blog, or list, layouts according to the menu item selected. If it was different for all the menu items I could do a override, but how can I have different layouts for ...
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How to hide fields from the search tools bar in admin

Is it possible to hide some of the fields in the search tools bar in joomla admin so that I can prevent a publisher from changing, for example, the category? What I want is a menu that has 2 menu ...
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Custom fields depending on admin menu

I'm making a site to manage info related to a small library and a glossary. The information manager will access joomla with a user/pass and he'll see 2 menu items: - library - glossary Library and ...
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Two admin menu have same ID value and Dropdown is not working

I'm new to joomla. I need to work with an existing project that has two menu in the admin panel. I'm suffering because one of them is not working as expected. What i found is Two admin menu have ...
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How do I override mod_menu and add classes to child li-elements?

For a website, I use the stylesheet theme.css in my default template where the menu style is defined in classes like .dropdown-menu and so on. My question is now: How do I apply those classes to my ...
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How to create a vertical indented menu?

I've been asked to create a sub-navigation page which would list all the links which are in a products page sections menu. The display needs to look like this: Product Section 1 sub-1 sub-2 ...
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unwanted categories and pages shown on the website

pages like this open in my site and won't throw 404 page: > https://www.farafan-market.ir/component/content/article?id=242: > https://www.farafan-market.ir/component/content/category/175-other ...
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How do I add custom HTML into a menu?

How do I add custom HTML into a menu? I wish to add this code as a menu item. <form action="/your-server-side-code" method="POST"> <script src="https://checkout.stripe.com/checkout.js" ...
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Menu item alias type bug when calling parent url only

i noticed a strange behaviour: Often there are menu structures with hierarchical menu items where the parent has not a single page, but redirects to the first child item, for instance: Jobs - Work ...
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How do I set the Home menu item to a URL like /?

I have Joomla behind a reverse proxy. I want the Home menu item to point to /, not the fully qualified domain name that it is running on. How do I do that? I tried changing the Home "Menu Item Type" ...
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How to get the actual title of a Menu Type object?

The SiteMenu Class does not provide any method for getting the menu title column from table *_menu_types. However that field is editable in the admin section (com_menus section, field 'title'). Is ...
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Joomla home page menu item doesn't get the “active” class

I have googled a lot about my problem and I didn't find a solution. I'm creating a website using Joomla that supports English and Dutch languages. I followed online tutorials and I created 2 menus (...
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Module: Show Category blog Fulltext in Module

Related Q/A: How to create a category blog layout with all articles shown in full? I have the same issue as the referenced article above. I want a category blog to show introtext and readme by ...
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Active menu items on page scroll with fullpage.js

I'm using fullpage.js with joomla 3.7.5. I try to put class active on my menu item, when I scroll to the specific section. According to the docs, to let fullPage.js know about the menu, I need to ...
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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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http://notifications.newsdoses.com/ I want to change the main color on hover

http://notifications.newsdoses.com/ I want to change the main color on hover from green to orange. I'm using jd _Atlanta template. Please help! I tried but unable to do that. ps latest joomla version.
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Change home menu title after login

Before login, my default menu title displayed with "Feature". I want to change it to Dashboard after login.
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Link of menu items

It's me again, and I have the following issue: Some menu items are redirecting to 404, but only when I access my website through a cellphone, and they don't redirect if I I'm on the homepage. For ...
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Decorate Menu Option

I have a component that adds a menu option ("Connect Daily Calendar") to the Joomla Components menu. What I would like to do is under certain circumstances "decorate" the menu option's text. For ...
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Hellix3 menu won't display horizontaly stays vertical

Hi guys I get have this issue with the helix menu and cant seem to straight it out. If I use ( nav-pills) then it takes a different style and looks bad, very bad.. Any ideas how to place the menu ...
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Mega menu solution for standart joomla menu module

I am working for mega menu solution width standart joomla menu module 3.x. here is my code <?php /** * @package Joomla.Site * @subpackage mod_menu * * @copyright Copyright (C) 2005 -...
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Order Broken on Feature Article page

I have a page displaying a list of Feature Articles. It is set up as a Menu Item of type Feature Articles. IN the Layout, I have Article Order set to 'Article Order'. When I have 5 articles on the ...
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Menus - child of text separator item type to NOT be a 'child' in the URL

I want to create a sub menu, where the parent item is text only (not a link). I've done so by making the parent item a text separator type menu item and making sub-menu items by selecting it as the ...
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Using same menu item in multiple menus

I have 3 navigation menus on my website. The first menu contains 8 menu items. The second and third contain the same menu items but split with 4 on the left and 4 on the right. Is there any way to ...
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Programmatically update Menu Item in Component

Im creating a component, where among other things, can create and update menus, and i have successfully used this answer to create a new menu item. Programmatically Add Menu Item in Component $...
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Create Numbered List of Tagged Articles

Using the built-in Joomla Tags, I have several menu items that are Tags > Compact list of tagged items. I'd like to have the list numbered on the front end- is there an easy way to do this? Possibly ...
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Problem with anchor links (T3 Framework)

I am using this javascript for smooth scroll to the desired item on the main page. https://github.com/kswedberg/jquery-smooth-scroll I can not solve 2 problems: Two menu (Menu Item Type: External ...
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T3 Framework sticky menu issue

I have a problem with the sticky menu. When scrolling the page down the menu as it jumps (sharp sticking). How can i do to sticking smoothly? This problem also occurs on mobile devices.
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Link to article changes depending on module

I've created some article, and I've create a some custom modules with the list of articles (by using the +article button for adding a specific article to the custom module). In a page I've added an ...
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Joomla and Make the menu more accessible

I am trying to make a Joomla menu more accessible. I am using Bootstrap 3 and letting Joomla generate the menu and dropdowns but I need to add ' data-toggle="dropdown" role="button" aria-haspopup="...
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I want to hide a menu item to registered users

I want to hide a menu item to registered users, but when I use "Guest" access that item disappears! so no one can see it.
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How to add a Parent Item in the HIdden Menu Joomla 3.3

I'm creating a hidden menu item that will be located at ejgh.org/mammo (new landing page not yet published). I want this page to have the parent item/navigation of our "Cancer" menu that is in the ...
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How to Select K2 Category to Show When Creating Menu Item

Can anyone tell me how you select WHICH K2 category to show when assigning it to a new menu item? It gives you the option to show a list of items under a specific category, but no way to pick which ...
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the menu item “home” is not taking “active class”

I am using helix3 template, the menu item "home" is not taking "active class" when I'm on the home page or when I click on it although the other menu items are working fine, i want it to take the ...
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Change Menu Structure For Joomla Site

I found this tutorial of how to create a menu like I want in CSS and I can have it working in a stand-alone version. My question is, which one of my Joomla files would I need to add this coding to in ...
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How to add submenus to a menu?

My main menu is: Home | Software | Contact I have two K2 items in 'Software' category: Soft1 and Soft2. I want to make the Soft1 and Soft2 appear as submenus in the 'Software' menu. The Software ...
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Joomla Menu shows Warning: str_repeat(): Second argument has to be greater than or equal to 0

Set up a new site in Joomla 3.6 My Joomla menu module always shows this error Warning: str_repeat(): Second argument has to be greater than or equal to 0 in public_html/libraries/cms/form/field/...
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Joomla menu disappeared

Recently because of some errors in my joomla site, I re-install joomla 3.5.1 Persian. Now I have a problem on creating menu. some fields in creating new menu is disappeared. I clear my browser and I ...
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Displaying submenu on hover for a top menu item

I am trying to build a submenu for a top menu item from admin side as shown in the tutorial below. https://docs.joomla.org/Creating_a_submenu After completing the list of steps, i see that my ...
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Change Menu after Logging In

I have a test website currently using the Helix3 Quickstart - http://helix3.financialadvisersaustralia.com.au/ I have created a new User Group and a New Menu assigned to the new User Group. When I ...
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Remove Link that is not in menu

I have a website that can be accessed by an unknown link under the website. For example there is an /unrelated-link under my domain and it can access the website. To illustrate: www.domain.com/...
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How to create breadcrumbs based on menu structure

Breadcrumbs grabs the breadcrumb trail based on the content. This causes problems when a site has internal links being created via the editor to other articles that do not have menu items. eg: Home / ...
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Change menu hover color

i want to change menu hover from green to blue color. Please help me with the source code. http://www.iglobez.com/about-us-page i have used effortless joomla template
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How to Change Color When Tab Clicked

Can someone let me know to change the color of a tab when it is clicked. For example, in the attached image you can see that when I click on 'Create a Security Policy Rule' and it shows the background ...
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How to get the next available menu item

In my current active menu item, I want to get the next possible (enabled) menu item. Is there any coherent approach to do so? Update: Case: I have a menu named English Menu It has five items. I am ...