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The Joomla Template controls the overall layout of your site. It brings together common elements, modules and components as well as providing the cascading style sheet for your site. Both the Front-end (Site) and the Back-end (Administrator) of your site have templates.

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PHP 7 Upgrade Breaks Joomla Theme

I have a website running Joomla 3.9.1, which uses the Shape5 - Vertex template (one of Shape5's free templates, although the company is now owned by JoomlArt). I am trying to upgrade to PHP 7.2, but ...
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How do I make a login page just like Joomla's backend?

I want my homepage to be like Joomla's administration page, meaning there is only a login form displayed on the page. The hard part is, although it is not hard to make a homepage like this and I can ...
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All anchor tags take me back to home page

I'm trying to create some accessibility Skip links to be used with screen readers. I added the links at the top of the body tag and I added a corresponding anchor tag to both the main navigation and ...
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Override order_date but query.php not working

I am looking for a solution to sort a Category-Blog by 'unpublish-date'. What i have done so far: created an own menu-style by copyingblog.xml, blog.php, blog-item.php and blog-links.php to my-*.* ...
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How to create two different template overrides for the start page and featured articles?

I'm new to Joomla and currently creating a template for my website. Unfortunately I'm facing a problem which I did not found out how to solve. I wanted a front page which is different from the rest ...
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How to display module in component area

I often need to create a menu item that displays a module in the component area, without any other content. The way I solve this is to create a new article, and add only {loadposition mymodule} in ...
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Fatal error: Call to a member function get() on Templates Manager

I was asked to work on a recently upgraded Joomla 3.4.1 site from earlier versions of Joomla. I had to copy the main template and create a new one. But when I went in the template manager -> ...
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Customizing Protostar - Empty space in Joomla Protostar Template

OK, so I am brand new to Joomla, figuring it out as I go along. I mean, that is what Joomla is for, being able to do it yourself. So I have been sitting for two days at an end, trying to get that ...
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Joomla's homepage content displayed instead of the article page

I'm starting a new Joomla 3. x template and I'm finishing the front page index.php, now the problem is when I go to an article the same page is appears (the front-page) how can I create a custom page ...
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How to add a module in Yootheme Pro

It's been a few months and after a lot of searching and reading, I still don't know how to use Yootheme Pro in Joomla. I did try to find a developer and pay just to get the template working on a ...
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Custom template creates multiple H1 tags on same page

I´m new to Joomla and started on my own template. Using this code to get articles: <jdoc:include type="component" /> Output multiple tags on the same page... This is, as far as I know, bad ...
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Show intro image in Category List

I added this line in my custom template to display the image: <?php echo $article->images; ?> And I got this as a result: {"image_intro":"images\/articles\/liang2.jpg","float_intro":""} ...
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How is the relationship between template styles and menus stored in Joomla 3.x?

I'm working on a tool that imports content for a new language. As part of that process, I'm creating a copy of a template style specific to the new language. After making a copy of the template style ...
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How can I add a class to each module produced?

I want to create my own template and I want it to be based on Bootstrap 4 (but I might change in the future). I can create my module positions, but how do I then assign a class to each module i.e. ...
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Assign different single article template per category

Is it possible to change the template of a single article based on the category. The reason I ask is because I want to have a single article html override using fields and I don't want the client to ...
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Template without modules

Is there any template whith no module positions, just content position. I need it to make Iframe link for the component on my site.
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Set default module style in template

A menu module, for example, has an option Module Style in the advanced tab. The default option is Inherited (from the template). Is there a way to set this option to (Chrome)well or no in the ...
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Editing responsive html codes

I own a website called www.elitemaths.com.au that is joomla based. Because I am new to joomla I need to ask you two things that may be basic for you guys. First, how do I go about changing the texts ...
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How to change the favicon in Joomla

So I am new to Joomla, and am trying to change our favicon. I already have a 16*16 .ico image, but can't figure out how to use it. I don't know how to use cPanel. What do I do?
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Joomla 1.0 - Locating images within a template

I am trying to locate the images folder within the template in Joomla 1.0. I can press Edit HTML and Edit CSS to edit the codes for the site, but I cannot find any ways to access the files in the ...
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Proper Way to Migrate Custom Website to Joomla

Background: Thirteen months prior to this question, I voluntarily updated http://evangelismmission.com to its present state and design. Since that point, I have been maintaining it for Evangelism ...
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Joomla “Menu” item Title appears above page content: I'd like it to go away

I have given my Articles Titles but I mask them, and instead have a more friendly title as part of the page body. I have a fully working and properly structured "menu bar" that looks as it should at ...
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Automatically publish plugin after template installation

I want to bundle my template with a plugin, and I want the plugin is automatically published after template installation. I know this is possible with component or plugin installation, but is it ...
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What is best approach to show the component page in popup-modal window without header and footer?

I have developed a custom component that displays some information. I want to show the same information in modal popup window without header and footer information. what should be best approach to ...
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How to use nested css ID elements

I'm using a template which uses the following code at the top end of the container. <?php if ($this->countModules('advert')) : ?> <div id="fav-verytop" class="container-fluid" > &...
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How to assign template to a component?

Does anyone know how to assign a template to a specific component? I know I can create menu items and then assign URLs to a template. But how can I assign a template (not the default) to a component ...
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How to remove the type attribute from script tags of an Html5 document?

From the beginning of december 17, W3C XHTML started to point out this error: The type attribute is unnecessary for JavaScript resources. The above warning is generated inside Joomla script itself ...
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How to check what component is being used on current page?

I want to set up my template so it will display different layout depending on what component is being used on current page. How to check for this?
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Set Prefered Template with parent:display()?

I have a site that uses 2 template styles for 2 different domain names running on the same Joomla installation. (Both have the same root template.) I'm creating a custom component and a specific task ...
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How to automatically override template for a list of articles under a specific category?

I have created an override for my news category (which works perfectly) and another article override for my news articles as follows // Category Override my_template/html/com_content/category/news....
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things to consider when choosing an eCommerce template

I'm a web designer working for a cctv company. the website is built with Joomla CMS and i'm working on it for almost 2 years. i have seo and speed problems with the template. i'm considering changing ...
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Joomla loads wrong template when user is logged in

On our site we have a default custom template that we use for almost all pages expert a few special admin pages. One of the these pages is from the menu item pointed to the protostar template with ...
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How to customize the look of the admin ISIS template with CSS? ISIS custom.css

I want to customize a bit the look of the ISIS admin template in Joomla 3. Need to add a few custom css for colours, and hide a few elements here and there. What is the best way to do this?
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FutureProspect Theme How to deactivate the top toggling effect?

I am using the FutureProspect template on my Joomla website. The only issue what I am facing is the availability of the following effect, which is irritating on the mobile effect: Kindly let me ...
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How to adjust Joomla site position?

I want to adjust (align) the content (body) of my Joomla site as it's shown on the images attached to this question. There're picture 1 and picture 2. I want it to be like on a picture 1. Basically, I ...
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Joomla 3.6 Template Creation - Article Titles and Bodies

I want my template to display Article Titles and Bodies with the following markup: <div class="section"> <div class="section-head"> <h3>My Title Goes Here</h3> </...
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Does Joomla have back-end theme editor functionality, just like WordPress?

One of my friends asked me to change something on his Joomla website. He has back-end login info, but doesn't have FTP access. So, does Joomla have back-end theme editor, just like WordPress which i ...
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Joomla 3 Protostar template disappeared

I was downloading different templates and trying them out and now have noticed that the default Protostar template is missing from the list of templates in the admin app. How do I get it back?
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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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Default Protostar top navigation is not horizontal (class nav-pills is missing)

I'm playing around with the default Protostar template that comes with Joomla 3. I took my online site offline and additionally, installed a local webserver for testing. When I use the default ...
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Changing the headerlogo in beez3 template the image isn't fit to the headerlogo

I have Joomla 3.7. I have replaced the file personal2.png in /templates/beez3/images/personal/personal2.png to another image with the same resolution ( 1060X288 ). The Image Logo changed but the ...
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Using tmpl=component with SEF URL

I'm using the info found here to add a full screen option to a component. The code looks like this: <a href="<?php echo Juri::getInstance().'&tmpl=component&return='.$this->return; ?&...
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Where to edit the responsive html codes for the main page for my website

I own a website called http://elitemaths.com.au/. Currently, the main page modules seem to be working fine on a desktop browser with "maths is hard..." div as well as the "Fulfill your...". I have ...
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How do i edit only the homepage from the joomla template?

I have used clever template and edited index.php file by adding some lines of code: <div class="col span_8"> <div id="message"> <h2> Message From ...
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Get parameters for specific template inside a library file

Is it possible to get parameters for a specific template (not the active template necessarily)? Any advice would be appreciated. //edit The template WILL NOT be active, so I need to get the ...
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Unintentional override to Sidebar B module made it disappear. How to restore?

I was in the Template section, (as a novice, in the wrong area) trying to change the appearance of a module. I clicked on Create Overrides tab, then in the third column Layouts list, clicked "sidebar ...
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Template loading jQuery twice, removing either versions breaks the site

I am working on the following site: https://www.jls-concept.fr/ The template is loading jQuery twice: - once from Joomla: https://www.jls-concept.fr/media/jui/js/jquery.min.js - and another time ...
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Cannot find featured articles on Joomla Backend

I'm new at this, any help is appreciated! I cannot find the main page content on the backend of Joomla. I went into Edit Menu Items learned the menu type is Featured Articles, but when I search ...
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Joomla Redirect without changing url

I am looking for a way to redirect joomla to a different page without changing the url in the address bar. We currently have a site setup that when it encounters a 404 page (eg. site.com/fake-url) it ...
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Why my template's positions become Custom Position in Module Manager?

I have created my modules position in my template and have also declared in the XML file. Now in module manager when I choose one of my module positions and save the module, it shows it then as a ...