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How can I remove the URL in the tooltip?

When using tooltips for links in my admin component, the URL is for some reason visible in the tooltip. Is there a way to turn it off, so that only the title attribute is visible? I'm using the hasTip ...
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How to use form rules programatically to validate data outside a form

I've created a component where an admin can bulk upload users and I want to validate the email addresses before creating those users. The XML definition of the form for creating or modifying a user (...
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Why can only superusers administer information requests?

I have activated the new privacy suite that came in Joomla 3.9 in a website. It is impressive software: its capabilities and the userfriendly way it is presented. The documentation tells me that ...
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How to integrate my custom Administrator component with core Joomla database tables during install?

Background: I am starting to package up three associated custom Joomla extensions that I've developed. (This is directly associated with my previous JSE question, if you want more context.) The ...
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How do I find / write a css class that has a space in the beginning?

The class I want to change has a space in the beginning, see image. Does anyone know how to find that class or override it with my own class attributes? Does . nav { css here } work?
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Problem changing tooltip css in Joomla 3

I'm trying to change the css properties of the tooltip css in Joomla 3.9. That is, when you hover over a text-label and a description appears right to it. I can't find the corresponding css class, not ...
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Language Constants not being replaced in JLayout

I am trying to use Jlayout in a plugin I am writing and everything works fine except that the Language Constants in the layout file are not being replaced. My call to render the layout is; $layout = ...
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Where are plugins found in Joomla 4?

I'm working with the Joomla 4 alpha 7, and I don't see anywhere to enable / disable plugins. Are plugins not enabled yet? [edited to add alpha, not beta!]
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How to use plugin content-events on featured contacts page

Using the content event onContentPrepare() within a plugin in the contexts of 'com_contact.category' and 'com_contact.contact' works fine. But the following code doesn't output anything on a page ...
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How to identify which JForm list field triggered the submission of my form?

I´m working on a JForm with some list fields. As the fields have a cascading relationship (and I did not want to work with AJAX at this time) I submit the form, whenever the selection of one of the ...
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Any way to redirect (301) pages for unpublished articles/links (404)?

I am wondering if where is any way in joomla to solve following issue: I am having URLs (articles) which may have been externally linked Now I want to disable this links (unpublish) but if I ...
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Menu links working only for logged in users

This is the site I'm talking about. If you click any menu item, you reach the correct page, but the page shows up garbled and the page URL is much longer than it should be, including categories names ...
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fetch article custom fields in Layouts

I have created some custom fields in my Joomla article from backend templates/name-template/html/com_content/article/default.php and use this code for load custom fields at joomla article <?php ...
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Joomla 4 alpha - link to dialog file in editor-xtd broken

I'm trying to update my extension for Joomla 4 alpha. It adds a button in the editor that calls a dialog file in a popup window. The link is triggered like this: $button->set('link', '../plugins/...
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Get custom field list option value in template override blog_item.php

Using joomla! 3.9.2 I have an article custom field, type List with the ID 14. The List values are below: Text - Value 1 = 335,538,353,559 2 = 390,538,408,559 I am trying to pull the ...
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Form validation in Joomla with form rules doesn't work

It will try to include new rules to validate the fields of a form and it does not work. I can not even get messages on the screen. Am I missing something in the code? Here is my code: <form ...
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IceMegaMenu dropdown on mobile

I am using iceMegaMenu and dropdown menu features. I have a one dropdown, which is working fine, but I have a problem with displaying it on mobile phones. It's by default expanded, but I want to ...
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iFrame with javascript

I would like to summarize my problem: I need to obscure the source of the iframe from the source code. To do this I have to use javascript code and obfuscator. By inserting the following obfuscated ...
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Using external PHP library and defined('_JEXEC') or die;

I want to use hatemile-for-php library (https://github.com/hatemile/hatemile-for-php) in my plugin. As I am only ever using this library within this one plugin, I included it in the plugin folder ...
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Joomla 4 beta - Internal Service Error but no logged error

I've installed Joomla 4 beta 7 for development upgrading a Joomla 3 component. I have my logs (apparently) working correctly and I have test error log messages printing to the PHP error log as ...
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Connect to two MySQL db's [duplicate]

I want to use a second database for the product data. Is it possible to connect to two database and using of JFactory::getDbo(); ?
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53 views

How to integrate google reviews into the page?

I am searching for a option to integrate Google Reviews in Joomla so that: I can show the reviews easily to vistors of the page (e.g. in a module) I can give google these review to show in the search ...
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Adding SKU to generated aliases in J2Store

I'm a bit of a Joomla noob so hopefully this is an easy problem. We have a Joomla 3.8.11 website using J2Store 3.3.0, and the client wants to add the SKU values to the product aliases. Specifically ...
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Add the values of two fields together and on save put them in another field

I have made a custom component using https://www.component-creator.com (which made the process really easy). I have two fields that are only there to serve as sums of the other fields. At the moment ...
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How to add a CLI file to the /CLI directory as part of a component install

I have a component that needs a CLI file for use with cron. Is there a proper way to use the components manifest file to specify that the component includes a CLI file and that CLI file should be ...
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Joomla 3.x - Custom Field automatic updating in article

Perhaps I am not using the Custom Fields properly, but here is my problem: I have a piece of text which appears in a number of different articles. Rather than have to update each individual article ...
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jQuery is not loading in new window in Joomla

jQuery is not loading in new window in Joomla I have a page default.php in component module. default.php contains defined('_JEXEC') or die('Restricted access'); $document = JFactory::getDocument(); ...
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Add multiple recipient email addresses Joomla Page Builder

I am using Joomla and SP Page Builder. I have back-end side and front-end side. I would like to add multiple recipients for sent emails from my contact form. I have found related codes for sending ...
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Client side validation - custom event handler not called when user enters the field and leaves it being empty

I'm working on a JForm with some fields with custom event handlers to do client side form validation as it is described in this document The document says that "Joomla adds a blur handler to validate ...
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How can I load a minimal editor in a custom component form?

In my custom component form I have a text field that I want users to have the ability to add very simple styling to. I'm thinking bold, italic and link buttons. Is it possible to create and configure ...
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PHP7.2 Undefined variable: option in … index.php with Dj-Business004 template

When I update PHP from PHP7 to PHP7.2 the website gives this error: 500 Internal Server Error This is in the Log file: [Thu Jan 24 04:44:56.061781 2019] [proxy_fcgi:error] [pid 30185:tid ...
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Module Class Suffix Child Div

Joomla! 3.9.1 I've created a 'custom html' module and in the module settings Advanced > I've added the feature-box suffix. In my custom.css file I have added the following code; .feature-box { ...
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How to make a header image above the navigation bar in Purity III fixed and/or how to attach the nav menu to it?

I've been following the advice on how to put a header image above the nav bar in Purity-III given in https://joomla.stackexchange.com/a/16321/ I managed to reproduce the solution however what I really ...
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Add font awesome to menu item

It's pretty easy - and not. Simply add fa fa-home to menu item > Link Type > Link Class, and you got your icon in front of your item. What is a problem is that the font following refers to Font ...
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How to submit JForm form based on custom dropdown list value change

I'm working on a custom Joomla module. I have a JForm that contains multiple custom dropdown lists based on JFormFieldList. The form should be submitted when a value is selected from one of the custom ...
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Remove page assignment from many modules

I have a website (not made by me, working on restyling) that manage achitect pubblications and every architect have page with own menu with Home - Bio - Project 1 - Project 2 and so on. And i have ...
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PHP7.2 Notice: Only variables should be passed by reference in

I got this notice when I changed a Joomla website from PHP 5.6 to PHP7.2 "Only variables should be passed by reference in ... on line 116" The second line is line 116 if($this->isViewExcluded(...
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Using “Joomla” as part of your domain name

I realise I'm taking a gamble here by asking what could potentially be off-topic but considering it's still related to Joomla and this wasn't closed, I thought I'd do so anyway. Today I found a Tweet ...
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How do I customize the look of the “new article” page?

Totally new to Joomla. I find the "new article" page in the administrator dashboard is very ugly, and I don't like writing prose in an ugly environment. What's the correct way to customize the look of ...
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How to bypass deny direct access to edit link

I managed to edit a file in controller to allow for the edit article link to be directly accessed if a user has a particular username. This is a core edit, but it's a local website only only my pc so ...
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Where can I configure the page title separator from “-” to “|”?

I cannot find a option in Joomla where to configure the page title separator? Default seems to be "-" and I would like to have "|"
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Lazy loading script doesn't run after AJAX load

Issue related to Video lazy loading skipping first video in every list The css shows up with a black box and the arrow, but script doesn't seem to run after ajax load from pagination, and also when ...
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Disable submenu items on bottom of page in gantry 4?

I have really tried multiple settings, I cannot find the setting to disable the submenu item creation. How can I disable the submenu entries showing at the bottom of all pages? See here the issue: ...
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How to check by onContentAfterSave it is a article?

I have follow code for after save: public function onContentAfterSave ($context, $article, $isNew) { $article = JModelLegacy::getInstance('Article', 'ContentModel')->getItem(); .... } It works ...
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How to retrieve do JomSocial Activity Link based on activity ID?

I have this situation: <?php foreach ($activities as $activity){ // user $user = CFactory::getUser( $activity->actor ); $name = $user->getDisplayName(); $link = CRoute::_('...
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roksprocket disable article tags

I am using roksprocket as a simple to use filter system of articles. Sadly I could not find a way to disable the badly looking tags underneath the modules itself. Of course there is a possible to use ...
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Get the Joomla database connection to a connection variable

I am new to joomla and I want to create a table in joomla database manually with the data and get those details to an article in joomla. Before that as my knowledge we need to get the database ...
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intro image article at j2store

I decided to use intro image in article instead of j2store thumbnail image use below code But did not show image <?php echo json_decode($item->images)->image_intro; ?> or <?php echo ...
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How properly save foreign characters in plug-in config parameters

I am developing a Joomla! authentication plugin and have a standard Joomla! install (J3.9.1) with PHP 7.2 and MySQL 5.6.29. My plugin has config parameters that are accessible via the backend. One of ...
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Autoscroll a Bootstrap Row/Columns in Joomla Module

I am using a K2 Content module to display 'Sponsors' of an event. You can see an example here I have managed to set this up so that the columns can be scrolled manually using a mouse drag but ideally ...

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