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A Joomla module is an extension that offers certain functionality to a site, usually to present small pieces of information, in specified locations of the site (e.g. latest or popular articles), that is not supposed to serve as the main content, and is placed in the available module positions, around the component content output (e.g. sidebar, footer etc).

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Add a different class to each foreach item

Using the mod_articles_categories module. I am writing an override but want to add a class to each li within foreach(). I have the following code: foreach ($list as $item) : ?> <li> How ...
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Mod latest news to include all subcategories item

In the latest news module we can choose what category to be included, but we need to select all (sub) categories even when the parent category is selected. Any idea how to display all items inside ...
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Alternative layout with moduleclass_suffix

I have a Problem with the carousel module from bootstrapjoomla.com Unfortunately the module doesn't support alternative layouts. But I need to have two carousel on my homepage. Therefore I've to ...
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Bootstrap Mega Menu Module - clicking a menu item does not show sub menu items

I am using Bootstrap Mega Menu Module to create multicolumn sub menus under main menu. My menu tree is like: Home (Single article, default) Fields of Study (Article Category List: show articles in a ...
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Changing component's URLs

I downloaded a component that when installed and activated, like every module sets it's URL to something like: www.mydomain.com/component/componentname/?parameters So the question is: how can I ...
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Set width of module table to the width of the module

I use the module Display News with the custom class dn on my home page to display the last articles published. The width of the module adjusted to the size of the screen but only if the screen is ...
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Looping items in category view of component with condition from plugin

If we have some list of items in category view of some component (no matter what component — interesting in general solution) how can we loop only the items with some condition that is given from some ...
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Hide Joomla module on blog detail page

I have been struggling with this one for about 4 hours to no avail. I have a joomla site that uses numerous modules on the homepage and a few other pages. I have done tons of research and see that I ...
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joomla sidebar comments module/plugin/component [closed]

I would like to find component/module/plugin (does not matter) for showing comments in sidebar. For example - Phoca guestbook component + phoca guestbook latest entries module component is good ...
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Grid GK5 module not showing new positions

I've installed the grid gk5 module and I made a simple layout As I understood reading the module documentation, I should be able to see new module positions when editing/creating a new module, but ...
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Placing two modules side by side

I'm trying to place these two modules side by side. They are in the same position and the proper ordering. I've also created a new module suffix for the width of the modules. Here's the code: .box....
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Join data from session with sql-query and display in module

I'm developing a module for displaying products that are added to Joomla session. The products are being added to the session by using the code: $app = JFactory::getApplication(); $input = $app->...
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Get value from a repeatable field and use it in a module

I use the field type "repeatable" in a Joomla module I've created but I don't know how to get the values out of it and use it in the module's default.php to create the output. My repeatable field: ...
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How To Import Data From Module into a Custom HTML Module

if you take a look at my website: NerdyFuture. You can probably see the couple of pictures at the top of the website. I made this in a custom HTML module, now what I want to achieve is to input data ...
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Photo's don't show on Live site

I am using the newest version of Joomla. I have several pictures I am trying to get on my site. Within the module manager, inside the individual module everything is great. The pictures load fine. I ...
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Text search within single article content

I have inserted the Joomla search module in an article. Now I wish that this module would allow me to search only in the article in which it is present and not throughout the site! Is it possible?
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After updating to Joomla3.4 version new module is not saving for isis template

I am using latest version of joomla 3.4.1, but facing one problem is that when i create new module from joomla administrator module manger and selecting custom html after saving that module its not ...
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How to add a new module position in joomla 3.X

I am trying to add a new module position to the top of my joomla template. I have followed all of the steps outlined in this article: https://www.gavick.com/documentation/joomla-templates/customizing-...
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Joomla install with custom sample data — Customize text during install

What would be the best way for me to customize custom sample data during installation of Joomla? In my particular case, I would like to replace certain words (or tokens, like %NAME%, %CITY%, etc.) ...
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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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My own carousel feed can not display RSS pictures since updated to 3.4.1

I have forked Joomla's feed display module (mod_feed) for my needs. It was working well until I have updated my site from 3.3.6 to 3.4.1. I have news source which I have displayed on my Joomla site. ...
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countModules in module chrome function

I'm using grid layout and I need to calculate column width depending on amount of active modules in a position. I'm assigning the css class within my module chrome. What I was doing till now was ...
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Show backend component on admin index

I want to show a component in the backend index page. I have tried using the following methods in the index.php file but it doesn't show. <?php ...
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Position the Title of Custom Joomla Module

I am trying to move the title of a custom module I built from the default top of the module to an area within the custom code (users have the ability to choose left or right in the options panel and I ...
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What is the SHA-1 Signature used for in modules?

I've noticed when I go to download modules from some extension providers that they include the SHA-1 Signature, for example Module Example v1.2.1 File size: 34.18 Kb SHA1 Signature: ...
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Create custom hierarchy in Menu Module

I have the following Menu Structure Books [/books] New Books [/books/new-books] Fiction [/books/new-books/fiction] Sci Fi[/books/new-books/sci-fi] The Books Menu has Books (the ...
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How to put 2 modules on top of each other?

i basically want a contact information form module on top of a google maps module so the google maps are a type of background and the form itself is around 30% of the container. This is perfectly ...
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SimpleCalendar - display category in module

I am configuring the simplecalendar module in Joomla 3.2.2 Wich seems not to be capable of displaying the category of an event in the module? In the backend there is a line loading different ...
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Joomla Component into Module

I just want to call a specific function in a component. From the RokGallery Component in: com_rokgallery\lib\RokGallery\Model\file.php there is a function called &createNew that I need in ...
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Custom module: JSession brokes the site

I am making custom shop module for my website and my script breakes all pages where it is. The command what breaks it is: $session =& JFactory::getSession(); (Code putted in default.php). I cant ...
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Update article hits through Newsflash module?

So, the article hits for an article don't update if the article is viewed via the Newsflash module. Anybody know how to make the article hits increase each time said article is loaded via the ...
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Overriding the core layout for Featured Articles Component

I am a bit of a Joomla noob, so forgive the question, but I have searched for an answer. I am looking to customize the layout of the featured articles component. However, I do not want to customize ...
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Create readmore link for custom module

I've created a very simple slideshow module. I have a helper.php that gives me all articles of a given category. My problem is that i don't know how to create the readmore link. That's what i have: ...
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Remove /components/ from Popular Tags Cloud module

I have set up a page called domain.com/tags.html on the root which links to the com_tags component and shows a set of tags most used. I also want to use the Popular tag cloud module, mod_tags_popular,...
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Joomla 3 Newsflash layout override

Im using Joomla 3 and need to add a custom layout override for the Newsflash module. I know the file structure needed to do a layout override but I can't find the folder that has the layouts for the ...
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How can I customize/design the View Article page

I want to customize and design the view page for articles I also want to add related articles module and move next and previous articles on the article page. How can I do that? Please advise...
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Edit Module Bootstrap size to match bootstrap 3 [closed]

Is it possible to customize / add new options to the back office module advanced tab? We already have "bootstrap size" option, but since now I'm using Bootstrap 3 I want to use 2 more extra fields ...
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Blank page after attempting to install extension

I'm getting a blank page when attempting to install AutoTweetNG on Joomla 2.5. I've already checked the post_max_size and upload_max_filesize variables in the php.ini, which are set to 20M and 60M ...
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Render HTML string on a page from a module

I have a module that gets the HTML written by the user on the backend, and the module should retrieve this HTML string and render it on the page, but instead it's printing the HTML string instead of ...
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HTML code disappears in module backend field after save

I'm creating a module, where the user posts a HTML code on the backend and it will be rendered on the site page. However, when I save the module content, the HTML disappear and just plain text is ...
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Load specific module from position in joomla

I want to be able to load a specific module from a position in a Joomla template. I have more than one module assigned to that position for other templates but for this new template I only want to ...
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How to load plugin to a specific page

I've created a plugin, that has administrator fields that will setup things to be shown on the site page. I was wondering if is there a way to load this plugin to a page as it's done with a module. ...
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Module XML with SQL field (JFormFieldSQL) - Custom Form Field - Check if table exists

My module uses the sql field (JFormFieldSQL) for a few simple queries in the database for a 3rd party component. My concern is that if the tables are missing, opening the module in the admin will "...
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JomSocial Tooltips

I have the Latest Members and Online Users modules enabled in my footer. However, the tooltips that appear on hover are about 200px to the right of where they should be. I am having trouble tracking ...
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Modifying (adding) module's content before module is rendered ? Is this possible ?

I want to catch module content before being rendered in page ? I know i can override module contents but this solution doesn't fit my requirements. I want to catch certain module say mod_modname's ...
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How to show submenu on product detail page

I am working in joomla version 3.1.1 with joomshopping. It is showing submenu fine on category view, but when I go to the product detail page the submenus are not being displayed. Is there any way to ...
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Where to place code in Joomla modules

When developing a Joomla extension, are there any best practices, guidelines or recommendations regarding where to place the different parts of my code (PHP and HTML)? I'm mostly thinking about the ...
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Create a dropdown list in the admin panel for a module

I have written a small and simple bootstrap carousel module. Articles having a specific category will be shown in this module. I'm wondering how to add a dropdown list in the admin panel to select ...
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Modules not displaying on sub-catgories (Category blog)

So the problem is that modules won't show in sub-categories. If you take a look at my site NerdyFuture. You will see a menu bar with Articles, if you hover over it you will see some sub-categories. If ...
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How to change Simple Calendar Module Output

I installed simplecalendar (http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/extension/calendars-a-events/events/simplecalendar) on my site (Joomla 3.2.3) and now I am facing the problem, that the module ...