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mklink and JFolder: :folder: Path is not a folder [due to is_dir()]

Joomla is on Win2012 R2, XAMPP, Fabrik. I created a symlink like so: C:\Users\Administrator>mklink /D "C:\xampp\htdocs\pdf" "Z:\" symbolic link created for C:\xampp\htdocs\pdf <<===>> ...
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The MySQL adapter 'mysql' is not available and session Warnings

I am getting the following errors: Database connection error (1): The MySQL adapter 'mysql' is not available. Warning: session_write_close(): Cannot call session save handler in a ...
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Joomla login issue after xampp upgrade mysql to mariadb

I have shifted my Joomla 3 site to another drive on a local windows server, performed some tweaks and everything went okay, but I am unable to login to the Joomla administrator account. This issue is ...
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Some joomla versions not running in latest xampp environment

Hi I backed up a joomla 3.0 site from production server with database backup too. I was using xampp 1.8 version which is old and everything was fine when i set up that joomla site under xampp(...
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Migration WIth Minimal Downtime

I currently have a live Joomla (3.x) website on a shared hosting environment, I'd like to replace this site with a new Joomla (3.x) website I have on my localhost (XAMPP) environment. What's the best ...
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XAMPP Joomla! never gets past database step

On my XAMPP installation I install Joomla! 3.6.5 it gets to the database step, if I put in the wrong credentials it tells me so, if I put in the right credentials it does the loading screen. See this ...
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Joomla contact mail error “SMTP connect() failed”

I am running Joomla on my computer (windows 8.1) over xampp. I created a contact page following this guide but when I try to send an email I get Notice SMTP connect() failed I get to global ...
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.htaccess and localhost re-direct issue

I'm quite possibly doing something very silly here however after hours of looking I though I'd ask here as no doubt somebody will spot it! Local dev environment Win7/XAMPP I have a number of local ...
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Rename htaccess on Windows

I'm developing a website using xampp on my Windows computer. But when I try to rename the file htaccess.txt to .htaccess in order to enable rewrite rules in Joomla, I get an error message: How can I ...
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New Install session.save_path Error

I need to do some work locally on a Joomla 1 5.26 site. Local setup Win7, Xampp, Apache 2.4.3, PHP 5.4.7 I have numerous local Joomla 2.x and 3.x website that work fine however when installing a new ...