Questions tagged [module-display]

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Displaying a Joomla module using PHP?

Can i display a Joomla module using PHP? What would be the script to achieve this? (If it's possible!)
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Can anyone explain the tp=1 process?

Can someone please explain the process behind tp=1 for the mod positions preview , I found the module output which is called from templates/system/html/module.php function modChrome_outline(...) ...
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Display module in multiple positions

Is it possible to display a module in multiple positions, preferably natively, or through a third party extension? I know there are workarounds... clone the module and change the position, however ...
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How can I control the module display on pages with no menu item?

I have asigned a module to pages according to their menu items in the module parameters but I would like to hide/show it on specific pages that don't have a menu item linking to them. How do I ...
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How can I assign a module to multiple positions?

There already exists a couple of questions on this, but they are mostly about actually wanting multiple copies of the same module on a page. My problem is the layout and templating. Templates often ...
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Creating a Global Parameter for Modules

Is it possible to create a Global Configuration option for all the modules? So for example, Every Module has a Title field, If i wanted to add a "Module Tag Line" field to every module? In reality ...
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Make module titles linkable

I was searching the internet but without much luck. I need some way to make module titles linkable, and the only thing I found was on Gavick forum archive posted couple of years ago and file doesn't ...
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How to add article image to module mod_article_categories?

I am using Articles - Categories module in my Joomla website (my custom template) and it works great, meaning that it lists all articles with intro text from the categories I want. But it does not ...
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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 prevent empty modules from being rendered?

How does one prevent a module from being displayed in the assigned position if no output is rendered? Why publish an empty module? Well, it's not always empty, but if particular conditions are not ...
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Getting CSS style to vary with different module instances

Edit: see the Update below for the current status of the problem. I have a module that has to display a variable number of rows, based on how the user configures it in the back-end, and several ...
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How to assign a module to different pages

I have menus in home page. Now i want to display different modules in different page and also I want to add SEF custom name to pages. Since I am new to Joomla, Any help greatly appreciated. Thanks in ...
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Where can I find source for Joomla chrome templates?

I want to add custom chrome for my modules, and I'd like to take peek at source of standard chrome styles in Joomla but I can't find their location. If anyone can help it's much appreciated. Thanks!
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How to know the available module positions on my template?

My template has many positions where I can display modules. The problem is that they have names like featured 1, featured 2, banner 1, banner 2, user 1, user 2, user 3 and so on. Everytime I have to ...
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Using custom image flags with language switcher module

I want to display my custom flags images at the language switcher module. How can I replace the default flags of the module?
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Create a new macro for listing rockcandy

I tried this for couple of hours,but i cant find the solution, I'm using the rock candy for short code. And i tried to create listing [list class="{class}"][li]{text}[/li][/list] And html <ul ...
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Floating module on scrolling?

Is there a way to create a module, which is floating in its position (and only in its position)? http://aebb.es/4 here I would like to have the fixed opt-in module on the right side to float always ...
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Show module based on Referer URL

I have a site where I need to display a module based on the URL which the user has typed into their browser. If the user types in thisdomain.co.uk they will be redirected to thenewdomain.co.uk/camps ...
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Show module field data in frontend

I am building a Joomla 3.x module, I have used a media type field within the module params <field name="image-1" type="media" label="Select your first image" directory="backgrounds" /> This is ...
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How to show a module inside com_content/article/default.php

I'm attempting to show a module inside the com_content/article/default.php file but it fails. Here is the php code <div class="mySearch"> <?php jimport( 'joomla.application.module....
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Advanced Module Manager Assignments

Using Joomla 3.9.11 and AMM 2.7.1 I have a blog with the url www.example.com/news I need to display some modules on the right hand side of this page, but only on that exact URL. If the URL ...
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How to run Joomla with local webserver like desktop software/.exe file?

How to run Joomla like desktop software/.exe file? I want to use Joomla to make a medical software like MKSAP and SESAP. Is it possible to pack and run Joomla with local server from .iso like a ...
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Is it possible to add a new module position within a module?

I know in a template you can add <jdoc:include type="modules" name="newposition" /> and then within the positions tags you add your new position. <positions> <position>...
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Protostar: 3 module position horizontally above and below content

I'm trying for Joomla Protostar template to create 3 custom module positions above and below the content area. I have added the positions to the templateDetails.xml. And I figured that I then have to ...
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How to display content and modules based on visitor's location?

A client has content (i.e. articles and modules) which they wish to be displayed to a web site visitor based on their location (e.g. if visitor is in 'City A' show articles and modules for 'City A' ...
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How can I fix my website's display problems on old Internet Explorer versions?

I'm not a developer by any means, so I'm not sure I'll be able to phrase this in a technical way, but I'm facing a lot of problems with how my new Joomla website is rendered on old versions of IE. ...
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Module: Plus User Panel

would like to ask if anyone know how to recalculate the position of the dropdown of the user menu for this module. The modules works in the way that it opens up a user panel in dropdown when clicked. ...
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Two different modules showing the same content

I've replicated the mod_article_category module from Joomla 3.3.3 to only show one article, filtered by id (which you can choose in a dropdown). My main code: defined('_JEXEC') or die; require_once ...
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Is it possible to load the same module into two different positions and have it use two different IDs?

While building a website, I came to the conclusion that I had two positions that included identical modules (Header and Footer). Both include the exact same menu and small blurb of text. For the sake ...
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Strange modules style behaviour when loading similar module position twice

I want to load a module position twice with different module style, but strangely the style on the 2nd position load is always following the 1st one. The code is like this : <jdoc:include type="...
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Forcing Joomla module to be displayed in specific layout override

I have a dropdown menu as main navigation of my website and I want to create an offcanvas menu that displaying the same menu items as the dropdown menu items, for responsive design purpose. Since ...
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How to avoid loading a module in a view without creating a menu item for that view

I have multiple modules set to display on all pages except those selected. Most of the views in my component have a regular menu item assigned and as such I can add them to the 'BUT the selected list'....
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Add “show all” button to BT Content Slider module

I am using Joomla 3.X. I have a module which displays three news and events at a time to see next set of news and events user has to press the next button. The name of the module is "BT Content Slider"...
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News Module not redirecting to correct place

Hi All On our home page we have a latest news module that you click through to to read an article in the blog. http://se24media.net/adnitt/ Unfortunately when you click through I wanted it to display ...
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Module classes using bootstrap 3

I am building a Joomla 3 template that uses Bootstrap 3. When publishing a Custom HTML Module I realized that using the “Bootstrap Size” of 3 will render <div class="moduletable span3"> This ...
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Has there been a better solution for showing modules only on article list page(but not article page)?

A typical scenario I believe every Joomla users have encountered is: You have a module on the article list page(like Category Blog), but you don't want this module to also show on the article content ...
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How to change the modules order of appearance? [closed]

My main module seems to load last among other less important modules. How can I make change the order of appearance of the modules on my site?
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How to move Joomla quick icons to the right side?

It might not be all that important, but I kinda wish to see the Joomla quick icons on the right. The default setting is on the left, I think? I attach a screenshot as an example of where I want them ...
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How to render a component view in a module?

Brief I have a component and have a form in it. And I want to render the same form in a module. An example can be core Joomla article edit form components/com_content/views/form/tmpl/edit.php which ...
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How to remove module on mobile device

i want to hide the right module from the mobile device, i have used several techniques but no one work for me. This is my website http://www.healthliteracyhub.com i have used this template http://...
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Disable backend modules

How to disable backend modules such as LOGGED-IN USERS or RSFIREWALL! CONTROL PANEL MODULE ?
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Move the Joomla! module layout override to a different tab

Is there a way to either move the Joomla! module layout override option which is usually found in advanced? If not, is there a way to ensure that it is the same as one that I put in my regular window?...
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Limit the number of items in a mod_articles_category module?

I have a really simple question: is it possible to limit the number of items displayed when using the mod_articles_category module? If not, it's possible to add a paginator? Because I have a ...
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Set column width based on number of modules in position

I have 4 module positions, which based on the number of modules I'd like to resize the column width. I've written the following, but it's only setting them all to col-md-12. Any ideas where I'm going ...
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Show module as hover item

I want to show a module when a page is loaded for the first time, but the module is in a hover type position so it's not actually on the page. Please see the image here for a better description: What'...
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PHP: Check if a module is displayed on the current page

I'm having some issues with checking if a module is displayed on the current page. I tried out different approaches with JModuleHelper methods, eg isEnabled, but it only works with module types not ...
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adding bills after payment to user profile - hikashop

I'm using hikashop for selling products in my website. I want to add user's bill to his profile after he completes the payment, so that he can have a summary of all his payment in his profile. How can ...
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Can I add page content to a position from within a module that sits in another position?

I'm building a custom module that sits in one position (the header). I'd like this module to write content to another position on the page (the mainBody). Is this possible? To expand a little, the ...
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Banner size problem

I have a problem with banners so far and it is making me pull my hair out and I am hoping i will get the solution here. When I put more than 1 banner module on a page (let's say 3 banners), it seems ...
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Is it possible to override js scripts?

I'm using a layout override to modify the cart module for Virtuemart, but the ajax request deletes part of my code when it updates. Because of this, I would like to change not only the template, but ...