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.

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Adding anchor with joomla article menu [closed]

I'm using Joomla latest version. My website url is http://beta.ahaliaexchange.com/ I want to navigate into maincontent area for inner pages without loading the slider.
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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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Index.php - Directory of Joomla 3 Templates

I'm using a GavickPro template... I would like to add some php code for making page class suffix working, but I don't know where is the index.php file where I have to write in... Could you tell me the ...
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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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Could not find template

I tired more then hours,but i could not find the solutions for this issue. i have site with Joomla 3.4. i have move the files to my local system. config the data base and other things, but page show ...
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Language condition and editing index.php

I am trying to edit my index.php for languages and just trying to put my logo on right. Could you please show me what am I doing wrong? I want to put my logo on the left when language is arabic ...
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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 save custom value as template parameter/field?

Normal code to add some field to the template is: <field name="examplevalue" type="text" default="" label="Example value" description="" /> I need something like this but dynamicly, because of ...
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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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The component view is rendering before the template and is being removed

I have a component that has a view. The problem I'm having is that the view for the component is being rendered before the template, and then the template is overwriting it. I can put debugging in ...
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How do you change the width of the container size of the default Protostar template that comes with Joomla 3.3.6

The default (container) width of the protostar template is set for 960px, in the default responsive Static layout. I need the protostar template to remain in the responsive Static layout, yet with the ...
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Add html code to BACKEND template manager of protostar [closed]

I am trying to make protostar template BACKEND more user friendly. I want to add a left sidebar with options such as "Fonts", "Layout", "..." etc. I also would like to be able to style the backend ...
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How to extract Joomla image PHP for Opengraph

I have been trying to develop my own opengraph. I found some codes online and try to merge them but to no avail. I wonder if I have done it wrong. // Try to find image in article $img = 0; ...
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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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<base> href always points to homepage

Having a strange issue with J3.3.6. The <base> tag href is always pointing to the root / homepage of my name, e.g www.example.com, even when on an inner page. I only noticed when trying to use ...
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Edit template from source code

I've been asked to maintain a website that is built in Joomla, using a template from YOOTheme. I'm not used to it since I've never used Joomla. I usually do my stuff from scratch. So my question is, ...
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Is there a more versatile Social component than Community Builder?

A website we are developing is based on the Community Board platform. We are unable to place a slideshow alongside a fixed photo because CB does not allow its placement there and have the website ...
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Joomla 3.3.6 Warp 7 theme customizer redirects to homepage

I installed a Warp 7 template today to my Joomla 3.3.6 and I have a little problem. It doesn't look like a template problem, it looks like a javascript conflict or a restriction of my isntallation and ...
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Template—Extension record not found in database

I have created a Template, just as one should and everything works, just as it should, BUT when I access the template through the template manager (not the template style) I get this warning: ...
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How to get a Joomla3 template to install the images in a different location-specifically joomlaroot/images?

I've created a Joomla 3 template. When I install the template, I'd like to have the template images automatically install into the joomlaroot/images location. The reason I'd like to do this is because ...
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Assigned template vs ?template=myTemplate

I recently tested a new template for a site (University by Shape5). I tried to get a quick preview before setting the template as default by adding ?template=university to the url. But the template ...
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How to prevent joomla empty modules from being rendered, even returning false?

How to prevent Joomla empty modules from being rendered? To achieve this- I have tried by returning false from module's entry file if there is no output. I have written following code in modules ...
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Developing Outside the CMS

I have a question, I have an already constructed site, we use Joomla for the CMS, and a theme from RocketTheme called "Diametric". We are looking to construct a page and it's styling is going to fall ...
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Can templates be set per user?

Is it possible to set templates at the user level? If not then is there a plugin? If not what can I do? The reason is that I want to build a new template for an existing website and see the build ...
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What exactly gets loaded “inside” template's jinclude type=head call?

When building a template, you must put one (and only one) of these calls inside your <head></head>: <jdoc:include type="head" /> Checking here does not provide much extra info: ...
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Why does this module appear differently in Chrome and correctly in Firefox and Internet Explorer?

I have a site whose front page is a single page scroll. The template builds this as consecutive modules (template is Joomlart ja_cloris for reference). I've made some changes tonight to my contact ...
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Hide Template Name

Is it possible to hide the name of a Joomla 3 template, e.g while looking at 'view source' in a browser? I know it's possible to rename the temate but this doesn't hide the name, it's still visible ...
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Adding custom CSS styling on some of my pages

I would like to add custom CSS styling to some of my pages to give them a unique style, and override the default template styling. How can I achieve this in Joomla?
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How can I add support for styles BTN-GROUP and BTN-GROUP-YESNO as found in Protostar?

While we're developing our component using Protostar, we have found that the btn-group and btn-group-yesno classes are not "native" per se, in that they're not necessarily supported in other ...
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Template's main menu not responsive -how to fix it?

I am using a free joomla template called qualify which says is fully responsive in ios and android, but I tested it today on my samsung phone and there is no main menu showing. Where could I ...
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New templates named JLIB_INSTALLER_DEFAULT_STYLE

Sometimes, when I install a new template in Joomla, the default template style name is set to JLIB_INSTALLER_DEFAULT_STYLE. So far I haven't found any particular pattern as to when it happens, but it ...
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How to position content in custom template?

I have created the index.php and templateDetails.xml file along with css and js and images folders then zipped it all and got it discovered on joomla 3.3. Trouble is because I added in my index.php ...
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How to get the alias or title of the active menu item?

In my template I want to give an extra class to the body of the document that will take the names of the alias of the menu item, so I can create individual styling among the pages. But how can I get ...
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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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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 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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Front end images disappear on my Joomla site when adding custom js code

I have a problem with my joomla site. I have edited some custom jScript which reduces the navigation section in size when I scroll down the screen. I have edited so that the navigation does not reduce ...
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How to move print/email to be inline with article title for blog view?

for single article view I've moved the print/email function up to be inline with the title, instead of being located below the title in top-right corner of the content. Did this my moving the code ...
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Joomla 3 Website loading without the css

I am using a joomla version 3.+ with k2 and k2store Recently we ran into a issue which we are unable to solve When we enter the site is showing without any css like a regular HTML Page here is the ...
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Joomla templating custom JDOC statements

Which Joomla Platform / CMS class should I extend in order to make my own custom JDOC:include tags? I would like to have custom JDOC tags like <JDOC:include type="scripts" /> <JDOC:include ...
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Identify the template name in joomla site

Please visit this link. Which template is used by this above site? Please help me to find solution.
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How to add conditional comments for IE when including CSS / JS?

I am transforming a HTML template into a Joomla template. I have the following block in HTML: <!-- HTML5 Shim and Respond.js IE8 support of HTML5 elements and media queries --> <!-- WARNING: ...
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Renaming positions in the template XML manifest file

I am converting theme from HTML to Joomla. When I have defined position in below manner, It gave me nothing as output. <positions> <position>top_header</position> ...
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Suggestions for Performance improvement based on Result differences

We have a Joomla site (http://guru99.com) running over dedicated server. Currently, Rockettheme's gantry based template is installed on the site. So, to optimize my site's performance I have tested ...
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Detect current template style

I'm building a website with with one template but several styles. I need each style to have it's own logo, and a customized link for the logo. The template is based on the Gantry Framework. Is it ...
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Joomla template for technical documentation website

I'm looking for a template for Joomla 3 suitable for a website for technical documentation. I have to reconfigure this site: http://help.logicaldoc.com What I need is a professional template, ...
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Change Banner Size in header - JA Teline IV template

I am using JA Teline IV template and Joomla 3.3.3. I want to change the header banner size to 728x90. But when I add a banner with this size, it is cut of at the right side. How can I solve that? I ...
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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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Best way to override the index.php file from a joomla template

I am using protostar as a template for my 3.3.1 website. I have change the index.php in order to redesign the module positions and to add more of them. I have just updated my website to Joomla 3.3.3 ...
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Multiple styles on a website

I'm creating a Joomla! 3.x website with 3 different styles according to the visitor type (mostly color differences and different modules being displayed or not): Blue style for "people" Green style ...