Questions tagged [templates]

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.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
3
votes
3answers
507 views

Template Installation

I am having a hard time finding and getting a free template to work. I have tried many free templates but none of them worked properly. Currently the content of my joomla website is the default one ...
3
votes
3answers
381 views

Joomla Tags in 2 Columns - RocketTheme Template

I'd love to know how I can create Joomla tags in two columns. Example of what I have: http://visualedgehosting.com/dfw-chimera/leadership/ Appreciate any help in advance,
0
votes
1answer
83 views

Switch to tmpl=component in plugin code

Just like using tmpl=component in a URL, I would like to change the tmpl= in a system plugin. This, of course, does nothing: $app = JFactory::getApplication(); $app->setTemplate('component', null)...
3
votes
3answers
1k views

Render Joomla messages inside a template

I would like to render Joomla messages inside a component Template because the index.php doesn't fit my needs. So how do I simulate <jdoc:include type="message" /> inside /templates/<tmpl>...
2
votes
1answer
466 views

Cloudbase 3, template, justify navigation menu

I need to justify the navigation menu bar in the Cloudbase 3 template, so it spans the whole article width. Currently the menu is floating to the right and it ends somewhere in the middle of the ...
2
votes
1answer
196 views

Use yootheme layouts on an already running joomla site

I'm using yootheme's solar on my website and I want to change it for the stage theme, I want to make my site to look just like this: http://yootheme.com/demo/joomla/stage but it's impossible since ...
1
vote
1answer
213 views

Assign a subtemplate to specific items in K2

I have several items in a category. I'd like to assign to some of them another template instead of the one inherited from the category template view. I know I could create a new category with new ...
0
votes
1answer
137 views

Use layout of a template on page with different template

I recently downloaded the ja_nuevo template from JoomlArt. On the homepage of its sample site, there was a module called Services, and it used an alternative layout from ja_nuevo to have a specific, ...
5
votes
1answer
583 views

Getting template params from template.css.php

I'm creating joomla template using blank joomla starter template. The blank joomla template has a file called template.css.php that combines and compresses multiple template css files into one single ...
3
votes
1answer
290 views

Reset button for template parameters

I'm creating a joomla template that allows user to change the template styles (such as font-family setting, bgcolor, text color, etc) from the template backend. Is it possible to create a reset ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

How to detect mobile user agent and apply CSS/template accordingly?

I need to be able to initiate differently couple of CSS elements if the user is browsing the website with "mobile" user agent. To improve the mobile browsing experience. I am not looking for "hidden-...
2
votes
2answers
131 views

How to start both joomla 2.x & 3.x responsive theme development? Start with any Framework, or just from scratch?

I'm new to joomla theme development. I've heard of Joomla Theme Development with Bootstrap, but I don't know the details of that, unfortunately... Can Bootstrap help me develop a robust responsive ...
4
votes
1answer
100 views

Module Position field is not clickable inside a repeatable field

I tried to include Module Position field inside a Repeatable field. The module choices modal is showed up but the available module options are not clickable. Is it a joomla bug or I missed something ...
2
votes
2answers
591 views

What is the usage of Joomla 3 active variables that defined in protostar template?

I want to learn how to develop Joomla 3 templates. Looking at the code in protostar template, there is a problem for me. I don't know what is the usage of active variables: / / Detecting Active ...
0
votes
2answers
412 views

Is it possible to disable a plugin/module via template in Joomla 3?

I have a menu with different template assigned. I want to disable the plugin Tabs & Sliders (by JoomlaWorks) in this menu. Can I disable this plugin via template ?
3
votes
1answer
626 views

Making custom template for Joomla - module edit form buttons lack skin/style?

I'm making my own template for joomla 3.x first time around. The problem is that when I click on a module to edit it, and I get the Joomla form for front-end editing, the skin/style is only "half ...
0
votes
1answer
166 views

Check if K2 image exists in third party exention

I need to check if a K2 article image exist in a third party extension. If the image exist, it should be displayed otherwise, a default image should be fetched. I am making the image path with : $...
1
vote
2answers
75 views

Joomla Upgrade: Declaration of JFormFieldText::setup() should be compatible with JFormField::setup

I've recently been working on a website were I've upgrade it from 1.6 to 3 without any issues until I installed the Gantry framework and Template, I'm getting an unhelpful error message saying only ...
3
votes
1answer
789 views

How to change the size of the entry box of a search module?

I am quite new to Joomla, and for me it is still difficult to move around, for example to change the style of some module or template by searching through the folders in the file system, but I guess ...
1
vote
1answer
158 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

Stop Joomla! 3.4.1 from including scripts in custom component pages [duplicate]

I'm trying to prevent Joomla! 3.4.1 from loading certain default scripts in the front-end template when a custom component is displayed. I am excluding the scripts in the template index.php file as ...
3
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
3answers
2k views

How to center the logo Description in Protostar Joomla 3.4

The phrase description under the logo. I want to center that. For now I had to put a line under for spacing. If I go to the template settings (Template manager -> Styles -> Protostar -> ...
0
votes
1answer
631 views

Joomla 3 - template only works with category, will not show single article

If I set the menu link to be an article, it shows a blank page - if I set the menu to be a category blog, it all works fine... but when I want to show regular articles, and a single article it won't ...
6
votes
6answers
899 views

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....
2
votes
2answers
51 views

Switching languages in front-end, causes broken design and scripts not loading

I installed a multilingual (English / Arabic ) Joomla site successfully and I set English language to be the default one. When I'm on the English version the page is displayed correctly but when I'm ...
3
votes
1answer
4k views

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 -> ...
1
vote
1answer
33 views

Main content being displayed over sidebar

In Joomla 3, template Yootheme - Eat, the content of tables is being displayed over the sidebar on the right. For example: This Page How can I fix this? Thanks for helping!
1
vote
1answer
296 views

Template Menu Assignment Is Grayed Out

I am having an issue where I cannot unassign the index.php's theme (along with two other pages) from one theme/style and onto another. :( I've tried to change themes and then change it back to this ...
3
votes
2answers
990 views

Menu getActive() returns “Trying to get property of non-object” in Search Component

To identify the pages am using the following code if($menu->getActive()->id == 203){} // some actions this line returns error in search page. Search url goes like this http://localhost/...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Joomla system messages not showing in custom template - Contact Form validation

I am using joomla's contact us form with a custom template I built. When I submit the form, I am not getting any form validation error messages. When I change the template to Beez3, the validation ...
1
vote
3answers
443 views

Top banner removed just from home page for template Protostar

Using Protostar template for website under construction www.wilddusk.com. Want to have top banner (means part of where I have uploaded logo) removed just from home page as the client insists that the ...
5
votes
3answers
6k views

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?
0
votes
1answer
689 views

How to create 2 columns as positions in the Home page?

I have made my school's Website, which needs to update every single day some news or events. So I decided to divide the Home page in 2 columns: News & Events. These 2 columns should be 2 ...
-1
votes
1answer
112 views

Question about Joomlart uber theme and dynamic content

I am using the Uber template from Joomlart. This template is a dynamic one, and upon resizing the window certain elements disappear. However, I would not like for this to happen in certain cases. It ...
0
votes
1answer
706 views

How to change template for components in joomla 3?

I need to show different components in different templates. How can i do this ? For menu using the template manager we can assign templates. Please help.
2
votes
4answers
955 views

CSS Stylesheet for Custom Joomla Template isn't showing

So I have currently used basic html and css coding to create a website for a client. The template uploads to the extension manager but when I go to preview it, the page looks nothing like it's ...
1
vote
2answers
391 views

Different page templates for pages

I need to create 2 templates for pages: "with sidebar" and "without sidebar". I need to show sidebar for certain pages and hide it for others. This behavior should be configured thru options and not ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

How to make a single-page template?

I want to make a single-page template from scratch, but I don't really know where to start. I'm using Joomla 3.x, so my approach should be bootstrap compatible. I guess that since the menu buttons ...
3
votes
2answers
198 views

Why installed template is not on the installed template list?

My Joomla version is 3.4.1 I'm working with a template named TZ Simple Love. I've installed this template, it was correctly showing in the Template Manager list. One of my site admin accidentally ...
0
votes
1answer
859 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
74 views

Virtuemart Terms & Conditions' Link's href attribute in Helix Template

I'm fixing a client's website... His website uses Joomla 2.5 and VM 2. His template is Shaper II store, from Helix... In the cart-view, there's a link before buying button called: Read terms and ...
0
votes
2answers
381 views

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-...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

How to create sample T3 Purity3 site

What I need to do: Create a sample site using T3 Purity3 template that looks exactly like this: http://purity_iii.demo.joomlart.com/index.php/layout/new-layouts/blog What I did so far: First I ...
3
votes
2answers
6k views

Joomla constant to current template path

I am developing a custom module, and I need this module to show selected some pictures selected in the backend. So, I declare a parameter with type "imagelist" in my module xml file. <fields ...
2
votes
2answers
259 views

Joomla 3 - Tooltips

I'm using a template of Shape 5, called GCK Store. I would like to remove the TOOLTIPS from the inputs fields, or at least, improve them with CSS, but I don't find any solution... do you have any ...
4
votes
3answers
1k views

Joomla 3.4 Admin Template Override

I want to change the header in the default admin template Isis. This is the output now. <header class="header"> <div class="container-logo"> <img src="administrator/...
1
vote
1answer
167 views

Joomla menu with different template as per usergroup

Is there any way I can setup a joomla menu with different templates depending upon the usergroup. For example, guest user see that menu in with template A layout and registered user see the same menu ...
0
votes
2answers
55 views

Inspect Joomla template/theme name

I am working on a Joomla site and I want the make the design similar to the following website: www.habibrafiq.com/index.php How can I inspect the template/theme name ? thanks in advance.
3
votes
0answers
1k views

Joomla! fails to load CSS files when running on Firefox with SSL [closed]

The easiest way to see my problem is to check this site with SSL: https://www.rekuperatory.pl/zapytanie-ofertowe on two browsers, one being Firefox. The thing is, it loads correctly in Chrome, IE, ...