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setParam says method undefined

I'm trying to set one of my menu parameters. But I'm getting the error 0 CALL TO UNDEFINED METHOD JOOMLA\CMS\APPLICATION\SITEAPPLICATION::SETPARAMS() My code is: $app = JFactory::getApplication(); ...
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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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Params in Custom Component List View

I'm fairly new to Joomla and I'm developing my first component. I finished up the backend and I'm working on the frontend. I have most of the functionality figured out but I can't figure out how to ...
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How to assign a different Joomla template style to subpages?

How to make the sub articles have different template style and not inherit the one assigned to their parent category? Let's say that I have news category which uses the default template style. How ...
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Cannot order articles in the correct order

I would like to put my artciles in order of date, you would think this is simple, since the options are in the menu item. Im using joomla 3.6 and for troubleshoting I have a fresh install, I have ...
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Menu Request variable not working

I have added a request variable in the menu for my component but it is not working. Following are 2 ways by which I tried: Request Variable: Check the image attached for the output. Value saves in ...
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Add a parameter to “external url” menu item

I have a menu in joomla that appears on all pages. Some of the items in the menu should be the same on every page, while others need to be dynamically updated based on the page the user is on. I am ...
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Page Display control missing on menu items

I just moved a site from my local Mac MAMP system onto my live server. In the admin backend, I was able to see a "Page Display" tab, while editing a menu item on the local version. With the identical ...
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Rocketheme template Ionosphere Fusion menu Subtext not working

I have migrated my website from Joomla 2.5 to Joomla 3.4.8. I am using Rocketheme template and menu type is Fusion menu and want to show sub-text below some menus. But it is not working after the ...
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Joomla 3 frontend view xml: How do I add a custom field to the menu item's paramaters?

I have frontend views on a custom component. When I add a menu item for that view, I want a tab with custom paramaters. The field type will be sql. This is what I have thus far: <?xml version=...
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How to get menu parameters and itemid in component controller

In my custom component controller I have function save(). At the end it displays message and redirects to url $this->setMessage(JText::_('SOME_TEXT')); $this->setRedirect(JRoute::_('index.php?...
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How do I get the Link CSS Style param

I am building a simple Joomla Sidebar module and I want to display fontawesome icons into each menu item using the Link CSS Style. Which param is responsible for this? How can I get this param from ...
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Dynamically display menu item of custom component in menu, based on user permissions

I am developing a cloud storage component for joomla, where users(resellers) can create subusers in their directory. I have implemented everything needed for the component, and I have created 2 main ...
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Change “Show page heading” param for every menu item

I've got a site with few hundreds menu items. I need to change one parameter in all of them. Right now in most of the pages "Show page heading" paremeter is set to "No". I need it to be set to "Use ...
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Get the menu item variable using Jinput

I am using joomla 3.3.6 and have added a menu item type variable. I want to get the value of this variable using jinput to query the database. The controller file is external so i added the ...
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Menu getActive() method returns parent menu id

I have menu item that has "section type" and child menu item item with "article type". I didn't want to have pagination in child menu item, so set param show_pagination to 0. Unexpectedly pagination ...
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Show Select dropdown in the Category Blog menu

Is there any default options or modules in Joomla 3 that allow display the select dropdown in the Category Blog page so that I can choose how many articles per page to show?
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How can I add custom menu options?

We want to make the views of our component as res-usable as possible, displaying the data differently, depending on how the view is being used. The components parameters are suitable for the general ...
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Joomla menu module - display levels in separate panels

I'm trying to make a Joomla menu module to behave like the menu from this site: http://wachtel.de/backoefen/etagenoefen.html. What's important is that every menu level is displayed in single panel - ...
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How to change the title tag?

On each page I get the option of meta description and keywords but don't get Title. Where can I change what appears under the <title> tag.
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How do I add URL parameters to default.xml when creating menu items?

For my component I added a default.xml file to create the menu item. This all works good but the URL generated for this menu item needs a few extra parameters. In my case format=raw and task=start. I ...
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Ajax call to component from menu item

I use K2. I have a menu item that leads to a page showing introtext and small images of the 4 latest articles from a category. This is set in the category parameters and the menu item leads to the ...