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Adding articles to a local copy, then pushing them to the live version

We have a client who was getting errors when trying to add a lot of articles (like a dozen) to their live site in a short time span, but we found that after moving their site to a localhost they did ...
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Login Form Module redirects not working

Quite new to Joomla and have a problem with Login Form Redirects I’m using Joomla 3.9.4 / PHP 7.1.9 / Apache / mysql 5.7.22-22 I have a Landing Page using one Gantry/Helium template, all other pages ...
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Is there a way to share my joomla localhost website to someone else from the same network? [migrated]

So I have this website locally. and I would like that my coworkers can look the website, we are in the same network but is there a way to host the website?
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Asking for Tag creation [closed]

I would like to use this community to give support for my Joomla! extensions. http://extensions.schultschik.com This for I would like to get a tag like "SchuWeb", "SchuWebExtensions" or something ...
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How to configure Eclipse Project for Joomla Component Development

I like to develop a fresh Joomla Component for Joomla 3.x in Eclipse and created therefore a simple PHP project. The problem I have is now how to setup the correct "include path", so that the basic ...
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Should Joomla! tend to become an unopiniated headless CMS maybe in Joomla 4.5 or even Joomla 5? What do you think fellow developers? [closed]

I more or less recently stumbled upon the "headless CMS" thing where the actual content is completely separated from the actions one can do to "manipulate" or "act on" the content using an API. I know ...
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Issue with modal window - hidden but still preventing links underneath being clicked

I'm having a bit of an issue with YJ Pop login for some reason. On the following page, when I click login in the top right, the modal pop's up no problem. However, even when the modal is hidden, it ...
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Is there any one to use the mod_menu as we please? *Modifying the backend*

so I've been asked to make a special menu for a website.I'm using the default module that is mod_menu. The issue is I want to modify the HTML Structure to that module. But I heard modify the default ...
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Why JFolder::files “Path is not a folder” for sql/xml on component install?

I am getting the following error on install / uninstall of my custom component: JFolder::files: Path is not a folder. Path: /var/www/joomla/administrator/components/com_mycomponent/sql/xml Creating ...
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creating new user front end

I'm creating a new user (v3.x) via a module helper function. the helper function is called via AJAX. this all works fine. I'm having trouble getting the user registration to work. I've ...
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How can I add an ID to a JHTML call

I'm trying to add an ID to a link created by JHTML. Is that possible? Here's my call, is there some way I can do a , #myId as part of the below? <?php echo JHtml::_('icon.edit', $displayData['...
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Custom script with Ajax script into Joomla

I am fairly new to Joomla. I'm trying to display the content of my custom made html page inside one of Joomla's menu. The page works fine on its own. however when I try to use Jumi and attach it to ...
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Category blog on homepage: how to open detail article as part of a different menu item?

Following scenario: i published 2 separate main menu items: "Home" & "News" for "home": i got a category blog published as homepage menu item showing the latest 3 articles tagged as category "...
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joomla calendar field issue

I create a plugin in k2,which have calendar field, when i choose the time in k2 backend like 2019-03-13 05:00 and save,i don't know why the time auto become 2019-03-13 13:00,the date is correct but ...
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How to execute an ajax script to update form fields in an .xml file rendered by Akeeba FOF?

I would like to populate the "Owner" select option list by SELECTing the owner column from the #__gscrm_accounts table WHERE the gscrm_account_id (primary key) is the selected "Person or Business" ...
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How to use the showon attribute with multiple conditions?

In joomla 3.9.3 module, I'm trying, with no luck, to show/hide a field with showon by checking the values on other three fields my xml: <field name="foo" type="text" /> <field ...
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How to balance banner impressions per client considering that clients may have a differing number of ads?

Consider this scenario... Each page on the site displays a single banner advertisement (Joomla native module). The module is configured to be random (one banner at a time). There are 3 clients ...
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It is possible to use a breakout image in a CMS that breaks a sidebar also

I have always told my designer that he should ignore any web rules and think/design like the print designer he is. And it is my job to overcome the issues that arise because of this. Every now-and-...
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JCE convert unicode after save in my DB

I added &#128274; in the source code of JCE. JCE convert it to 🔒. The problem is after save in my database ist is a scratch characters 🔒. My question now is should I modyfy JCE (How?) or ...
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Joomla 3.9.3 Articles: 500 Unknown column 'a.note' in 'field list'

I've updated to Joomla 3.9.3 and now I get this error 500 Unknown column 'a.note' in 'field list', by opening the articles pages. I've tried to fix the database with the repair function, but this ...
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Retrieve Contacts from Components via REST API

is there any official REST API in Joomla? If yes I would like to retrieve Contacts from Components, do you have any advice on how to achieve it?
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idx_XXX error after reimport from content table

I export only the xxx_content table from SQL with TRUNCATE. After reimport the table the follow error message comes: ALTER TABLE `XXX_content` ADD PRIMARY KEY (`id`), ADD KEY `idx_access` (`access`...
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How to display the appropriate language in an article?

I have 7 languages installed in my website, but when I try to display content in one country, it shows in another country. How can I change the options? For example, I want to display content in ...
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My template is generating too many menus

On greenbrookmemorials.com I have a Joostrap Corporate Template installed. It is generating a second menu at the bottom of each page. As you will notice below there are two scripts at the end of the ...
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My module parameters aren't saving . and can't use them in my files

**mod_cookiACT.xml** <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <extension type="module" version="3.1.0" client="site" method="upgrade"> <name>Cookie Notifications !</...
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Creating a module and giving it config parameters options

on the documentation for creating a module, the basic is all there but they don't talk about giving parameters to your module. Example the color of the background or the size whatever. So I want to ...
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How can I use joomla 3 user group access level code under public static function

Currently I am trying to use group access level code under public static function. File is belong to 3rd part component and stays under the administrator folder. 3rd part component has own custom ...
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How to install third party library

I want to make installation package for 3rd party library. I did it on localhost with commands cd libraries composer require "deemru/waveskit @dev" Can I and how distribute it with installation ...
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Simple plugin to check folder contents on component update

I'm wanting to make a very simple plugin. All it needs to do is On installation of the plugin, copy a folder to a particular component's library folder. When a particular component library is ...
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Joomla login redirect URL issue

I have got an issue regarding the redirect page of my Joomla login module. While the redirect URL in the settings is set to default (so the previous page of which the user was on before attempting to ...
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How to use external PHP library in Joomla! CLI application - Class not found

I'm working on a custom Joomla! CLI application and would like to rely on an external PHP library to reuse some functionality. // Set flag that this is a parent file. const _JEXEC = 1; ...
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Associating a login module with a template

I'm using a secondary template for a new menu, which requires a login. I created a login module assigned to a position on that template and the new menu. The template is assigned to the new menu and ...
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Clear input text filters in 'Search Tools' bar

I have implemented a search bar with Search Tools in Joomla 3. It works perfectly but has a problem when restarting input values: It doesn't clean values of input (type=text) fields. However, if it ...
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Disabled module showing just below the actual module that is enabled

I removed nonumber advanced module manager and now I'm showing disabled modules. So I have a custom module called footer1 which has some html text. Works fine. But when I removed the nonumber ...
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Filtering product query with two sets of filters. (J2Store)

I have two disjointed sets of product filters, $special_filters and $other_filters. I'm trying to retrieve the products from the database which match any of the filters in $special_filters AND any of ...
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create user and set its frontend language via php-script

The code below (modified from another post) works fine for me to create a user. But how do you set the new user's frontend language? In the code below, the lines 'frontend-language'=>'de-DE', '...
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Search for articles by alias

Our client wants visitors to the site to be able to find an article (actually a J2Store product if that makes a difference) by searching words in the alias. I found an old forum post from 2010 where ...
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Getting Error “Call to undefined method Joomla\CMS\Editor\Editor::getContent”

I am upgrading one of my component to support Joomla 4 and I am getting this error in webpage Call to undefined method Joomla\CMS\Editor\Editor::getContent The code that throws this error is in ...
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How to make Category Links noindex

Is there a way to make all my categories to be "noindex"? (Plugin or even better default joomla way) Right now crawlers find the category URLs and thus create duplicate content on search engines. ...
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Redirect direct registration page access by .htaccess

I would like to redirect registration page to homepage by using .htaccess now my code is redirecting to /component/users/?view=login&Itemid=437 which is login page. I would like to make ...
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Issues to be aware of when calling `concatenate()`, `regexp()`, `rand()`, and `castAsChar()` in sql queries

I'm taking it upon myself to become aware of some of the lesser known/used query methods because I like toying with MySQL and I want to implement Joomla calls when possible/sensible -- because they ...
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Joomla custom fields for category - subtitle & headerimage

I have an override for the category/blog.php layout and i want to display a headerimage and a subtitle with the custom fields introduced in joomla 3.7. For this implementation I already use Joomla 3.9....
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Joomla - Custom fields in Backend - Template override

I have a Joomla-site with a lot of extra-fields in custom fields area. When I edit my articles the long list of fields is quite confusing. So I thought I could be a good idea to show the custom fields ...
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How to set noindex on components

Anyone who can tell me how I can disable the component users to provide search engines the noindex, means: <meta name=robots content="noindex" /> for example in all Joomla instances, the URL /...
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Backend menus don't open after migration

After the migration of my Joomla 3 website to a new server (both servers are similar), when the menus of the backend are clicked, they don't expand! For the migration, I updated database connection ...
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Joomla extensions and plugin issue

When I want to install any plugin or extensions I get this error: Plugin JLIB_INSTALLER:No plugin file specified. Message Discover install failed.: 10006 Error 2 when i upload plugins via ...
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Suddenly URLs with “table/”

I'm running a simple site based on Joomla. The SEF URLs are defined by SH404SEF and look like https://[domain]/[category]/[sub category]/[article title alias].html. In some cases there is a 1-to-1 ...
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How to create a custom script to force the download of a .csv file that is generated in real time?

So I've been handed a custom administrator module which simply displays database table data in an HTML table. My task is to create a clickable button on the module that will generate the csv data on ...
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Broken “Read more” links

It's a multilingual Joomla! 3.9.3 website on PHP 7.2 and Apache. The problem are the Read More links: they point to the wrong URL, and if you click them you get different behavior based on the SEF ...
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Need advice with contact form — preloader never stops when using Apple devices

I have been working with the plugin developer (JoomlaShine - JSN Uniform) and Facebook group but continue to hit a deadend. The problem and all the things that have been tried are detailed in this ...

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