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Questions tagged [plugin]

A plugin is a kind of Joomla! extension. Plugins provide functions which are associated with trigger events.

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Joomla 3.7 change value in database after form button press

I want to do something really simple, but have to use Joomla what makes it probably complicated because I have less experience in Joomla development. I have field with a value (a number) which is ...
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Article Table of Content as a sticky navigation

I'm looking for a way (plugin, module?) to achieve the following: auto-generate a Table of Content for certain long Joomla articles based on HTML tags (H1,H2 etc.) or CSS classes of headings show ...
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Adding custom fields to core components based on category

I created a plugin to add custom fields to the joomla com_content core. I add the fields to the backend and frontend. Now the new tab is shown on every post but i want to show the tab and the fields ...
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Translate custom messages

I have a system plugin that will let a user set and display some custom messages to users. As those messages are not available in a language file (are not static strings) how can I be able to allow ...
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How to remove rel=“nofollow” with Joomla Buffer?

I am developing a plugin to get rid of any rel="nofollow" on HTML links using a buffer, but its not working. I am testing it with a nofollow link on a Custom HTML Module. I thought that "JFactory::...
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Joomla plugin - get parameters from syntax

based on the this tutorial https://docs.joomla.org/J3.x:Creating_a_content_plugin I managed to write my first content plugin with this helper.php code $regex_cat = '/{reillorama:(.*?)}/i'; ...
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How to save data from subform fieldtype in joomla 3.7 custom field

I made a subform repeatable fieldtype custom field plugin to integrate with the custom field extension in 3.7x, and it works correctly to display the the fields during article submission. However, the ...
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How to show previous/next buttons in my articles?

I'm using helix3. my website is 1PSD.net. how to put a button "next" in bottom my pages?like this picture? I mean, not button "READ MORE". I want multiple pages similar the left post "Beginners" and ...
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How can I ensure a plugin update is compatible with my current Joomla installation?

I'm new to Joomla, so please forgive me if this is obvious. I have done some searching and I am competent with Wordpress so I'm hoping it's not! I'm currently running 3.4.8 and when updating certain ...
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Adding fields to user group admin form

I am trying to write a Joomla plugin to add fields to the user group admin form. I have previously written plugins that have added a new tab to the user form. This is possible by having a plugin with ...
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Can't get ARK editor to replace Tiny Editor

I have Joomla 3.5 on Windows pro 7. I went and downloaded Ark Editor. Extention Manager says it is successfully installed. Go to global configurations to activate, but is not showning in drop down ...
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Is there an event for saving a menu item?

I'm trying to create a plugin that fires when a menu item is saved, but I'm having trouble finding an event to listen to. Sor far I have function onContentAfterSave() { ...
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Validate plugin data before saving successfully

I am developing a plugin. I have one textbox. When I give some value in the textbox and click on "Save" button, the value of the textbox should be validated by sending a curl request. If it is not a ...
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JForm::addFormPath to load Template path

I Have a plugin and I have the Following code working fine: if ($this->params->get('thepath') == 'plugins'){ JForm::addFormPath(JPATH_PLUGINS.'/system/add_xml_fields/'); } I ...
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How to remove specific articles from blog view using a plugin custom code. Its possible? How?

I would like to prevent some specific articles from being shown on com_content blog view and featured articles view. For example, if the article has a specific ID that I seted on code like "27" he ...
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Logout within plugin interfering with other plugins

I have a user plugin which performs some tasks and then logs the user out using $app->logout($userID, []);. This is intentional and part of the plugin's functionality, and works well if no other ...
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Assign to user group based on radio button checked during registration?

This is my first question after searching and trying to find an answer as to how to auto-assign a new registrant to a specific group based on the value checked on one or more radio button options. ...
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Change 'Help' button url inside plugin

Is it possible to change the 'help' button url inside a plugin (that I am developing) to get the documentation from my site? I managed to add not replace, with JToolbarHelper::help()
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I need extension to create popup

I'd like some advice. which extension is recommended for anyone needing to open an html page in a pop-up after clicking on an image?
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Installer Script - Copying files from installer temporary directory to joomla site

I am creating a Joomla package that will install some plugins and some image files together. I want to copy the images from the package to the Joomla site using an installer script. How do I find the ...
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How to change JoomShopping URLs?

I have added several JoomShopping categories with respective pages. However, they have long URLs: http://ysadba.kiev.ua/component/jshopping/CATEGORY/PRODUCT.html?Itemid=0 I'd like them to look like ...
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Language files in a plugin

I'm writing a plugin that needs some translatable strings at runtime, but I'm having trouble getting my language file to be picked up. I've got the following: /language/en-GB/en-GB....
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Use plugin code in overrides content template

Im trying to make a page which uses plugin code of Simple Image Gallery to load the images in that are uploaded with the article. This is the code you need to use in SIG: {gallery}myphotos{/gallery} ...
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Add extra fields to article

I'm trying to create a simple plugin that adds 4 textfields to the article options. But I'm not getting it to work. This is my plugin structure: extrafields.xml extrafields.php These are the ...
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User Plugin onUserAfterLogin

I am writing a custom user plugin to write the session id and user id on a txtfile(This will be in turn used for some of my perl systems) after the user logins on Joomla. So far i have managed to ...
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Store data from URL in Joomla website database

I just came through a scenario regarding joomla website. The scenario is: Data in URL is passed to Joomla website and from the URL Joomla must store the data into the database. Is this possible in ...
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When a Component/Plugin was updated

Is there a way to check when a component/plugin was updated? I have a problem with my Joomla installation and I updated a component/plugin soon, but cannot remember which and when..
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Using a JQuery function in a module?

I have customised a small text rotator using Jquery which I wish to use to rotate phones numbers in a module.It can be found here: http://jsfiddle.net/tovic/xaqgn/ I have tried embedding the function ...
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How to use Github as an auto-update deployment server for Joomla 3.x extension

I have gone through the two closest topics I could find here, but the auto-update extension still does not work. I have created a 3rd party extension called paystack, that works with the Jeema SMS ...
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Trigger event for specific plugin only

Is it possible to trigger a event for specific plugin? I can load a specific plugin $loaded = JPluginHelper::importPlugin('my_component', 'my_plugin_1'); But when I trigger an event, all the ...
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Joomla does not find my plugin update

I made my first plugin and want to setup an update site as well. My joomla does not find the update (after pressing clean cache of course). The update server is found and it load my xml. My manifest ...
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Get Title from ID

In a plugin I need to get the Title (from Article or Menu or Modules) from a given ID. I am using the following code and it's working but I would like to know if it is correct doing this way or is a ...
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Need Extension Suggestions for Multi-Restaurant Ordering Website

Hello Can anyone suggest me which extension should i use? i want to create a Multi Restaurants food ordering website eg: https://eatoye.pk for Joomla!
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How to add any text/script before </body>

Is there any content plugin that let me to put any text/code/script before closing </body> tag? If there is no such plugin, is there any documentation about how to create that kind of plugin?
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Add languages to GeSHi plugin

I'm using GeSHi plugin for writing code in my Joomla site. It works, but there's some language that are not supported (powershell, SQL) that I need. In the GeSHi homepage I've seen that they've ...
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Dynamic fields in module parameters

I have created a Joomla module that renders a set of headlines in a widget, with links to the main item. It loads these headlines from either a Joomla category or an RSS feed, and is extensible so I ...
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Disabling Google+ voting icon

I have created my website by using Joomla 3.5. How can I remove Google+ icon and its plugin or component from Joomla. Picture shown below illustrates my problem:
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Create plugin to edit category form

i'm trying to edit joomla's category form with a plugin following this guide https://docs.joomla.org/Creating_a_profile_plugin xml file <extension version="3.1" type="plugin" group="category"> ...
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Core Component Layout Override with Plugin

Within a plugin I need to add and populate (data is available inside my plugin) a column to com_menus&view=menus view in administration. my_plugin.php ... public function onAfterInitialise() { ...
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One to many contact history

I am wanting to add a history for the contacts component, essentially a history of them being contacted with a few other fields. I looked at seblod and it seems like a lot of overhead. I have written ...
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Slideshow component where some elements exist across mulitiple slides?

Ive been searching the last week or so for a joomla based slideshow like component which supports elements remaining in situ between some slides. Ideally on subsequent slides these elements would ...
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Need to Change the Default URL on Mobile Joomla

As you can probably see in my previous queestions, I'm new to Joomla with less than a year's worth of experience. I'm looking to start building out Mobile pages - but a previous developer left me in a ...
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FB adverts plugin on Joomla

Is there any plugin for adding FB adverts code on joomla similar to Google anlytics plugins, so that it can be enabled on every page at a time. To put it more simple is there some plugin which can ...
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Joomla 3.6 File upload file to article

i am using the technique to add custom fields to articles described here: https://docs.joomla.org/Adding_custom_fields_to_core_components_using_a_plugin Everything is working well, except for file-...
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Plugin - LLFJ - Lazy Loading for Joomla loads all the images at once

I have a problem with LLFJ Plugin,It loads all my images at once,It's not lazy loading them at all.I installed it, I tried with jQuery and mootools but same thing.Also I tried other lazy loading ...
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Add <script> tag before </body> on only certain pages?

I am fairly new to Joomla (using for less than a year) and I need to find a way to place a script tag before the tag in joomla. This is for marketing (call tracking) purposes. I have seen some ...
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Plugin generate a CV page

Is there any plugin that gives the admin the right to create an user and the system generate a page contains the fields : photo, informations about the user etc (like a CV page), and this informations ...
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Joomla 3x ,articles anywhere plugin ,not loading my article inside a module

I'm new to Joomla,so I got this problem: I have Articles Anywhere and Modules Anywhere plugins instaled and I have a module for the Home page. In this module I try to load another module and in the ...
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Custom Article plugin loses functionality after article creation

I have created a plugin that adds a radio selection and text fields to back-end Article creation (and I thought edit as well) but the functionality behind those custom inputs only fires on creation. I ...
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Joomla 3.6.2 - wbAMP Plugin not take author from k2 article [closed]

i have plugin wbAMP for Accelerate Mobile Pages of Google. But i have a problem about this plugin. wbAMP is 1.4 version, and when i start this plugin and I check with google developer operation i see ...