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Send values from article to article

I have two articles in my Joomla site. One article has various links to the same article. The other article display, with code of java script, the HTML content of a file depending on what link was ...
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How to include images in Joomla's search results?

I'm trying to display images in search results for the default search of Joomla. I messed with some code from the web and I managed to display images with the following: in template/html/com_search/...
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how to add custom field type to user core component?

I need to integrate a custom field in the user component of joomla core that allows me to list some data in a select, I get this data from an endpoint, and because this type of field does not exist ...
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Custom Fields Issues Saving - Video Included

Joomla 3.9.13 I am using the default Joomla contacts component, with no changes or overrides. I have configured a number of custom fields my contacts. One of these custom fields is type sql. It ...
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Display custom field value in backend article list

I need to display in an additional column the value of a spécific custom field. https://i.imgur.com/M2XhcKw.jpg Do you have an idea ? Thanks.
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Undefined variables: recommendedVersion and recommendedVersionEndOfSupport

I went into the "configuration.php", changed error reporting to "maximum", and now my Joomla admin page is suddenly blank white. Then when I go to my backend login page, I get the following error ...
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bxSlider as module loads the body of my template again

I face a problem with plugin bxSlider and my 2.5 Joomla website. I am using it as a custom module. The problem is that when it loads, under my image it loads the whole template again! This happens ...
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Link to article with anchor

I have following site structure, 2 big anchored articles: Frontpage, url=/, menu item type=article About Us, url=index.html#about-us Contacts, url=index.html#contacts Article1, url=articles.html#...
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How to use Composer and Symfony in our Joomla extensions?

I develop Joomla extensions since 2008. Just today, I realized that Joomla uses Composer and the Symfony framework within its core libraries. I had seen it in the past, but never really gave it a ...
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How to keep count of how many times an article has been seen as fulltext or introtext-alone?

Joomla core articles hits counter only works when the full article is shown (fulltext). But if only the introtext is displayed, like in a Category Blog view or in a Featured Articles Blog view, the ...
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“Failed deleting inaccessible file” error while updating JCE editor pro to 2.8.1

I am trying to update JCE editor pro to 2.8.1, but I get the following error: Joomla\Filesystem\File::delete: Failed deleting inaccessible file controller.php We are using PHP7.2 and Joomla 3.9.13 ...
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Create user and immediately log them in

I built a component where a user fills in a form, and on submit it creates an account for them and tries to log them in immediately. The account creation works, but when it tries to log users in, I ...
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Override List of all tags

I'm working on a override for com_tags List of all Tags, i want to change when clicking on the tag title the list of items (articles) will slide (accordion) instead of open in a new page. I create all ...
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How to remove image from Joomla cache

I have to make changes to an image on an old Joomla site (V 3.7.4). Logging into the backend causes a server error 500. I've updated the image (which is located in templates/shaper_helix_ii/images), ...
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How to access a custom action page

I have never worked on Joomla so I apologize for my naive question. I have a button on a page which redirects to this URL - https://ttmac.com/en/online-courses/buy?view=order-multiple-courses&...
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Where can I put my self-defined constant in Joomla?

I've used many php framework , there always be a place (ex: constants.php) to put developer's self defined constants, but I can't find that in Joomla. Could anyone tell me where to put these self-...
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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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How to add a custom field for a product details page for Hikashop?

I have just started using Hikashop for ecommerce and followed the directions from this link: https://www.hikashop.com/support/documentation/42-hikashop-field-form.html My problem is that I can't get ...
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What is the different between JPlugin and \Joomla\CMS\Plugin\CMSPlugin

I was learning plugin development when I came across this. so for some plugin, I see class pluginA extends JPlugin for some others, I see class plgGantryEasyblog extends \Joomla\CMS\Plugin\...
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How to smartsearch return synonymous and plural in results?

I need smartsearch results "was more smart". When I type "sumula" they return "sumulas", too. "sumulas" is plural of "sumula". How can I do this?
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Not receiving emails sent from contact form

I am running Joomla hosted on a server with sendmail installed. The PHP mail and sendmail are working perfectly; I tested them. The configuration for the mail in Joomla is correct (the info in which ...
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How to programmatically write Joomla article customs field values?

I added some custom fields to the articles of my Joomla website: I work on a custom Joomla module that creates new articles programmatically using the below code: static function createArticle(...
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Joomla. How to disallow Joomla download OpenSearch xml-file?

We can enable OpenSearch in Joomla search-component to insert links in <head> section like this: <link href="http://site.name/component/search/?id=45&amp;Itemid=104&amp;format=...
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Modification of the generated Joomla head (<jdoc:include type=“head” />)

I try to modify the generated <head> of a Joomla website 3.9.13. Unfortunately I faced on the famous <jdoc:include type="head" /> How can I modify it? I could not find any reference if ...
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Joomla 4 namespacing and autoloading

I've added the namespace line to my manifest xml: <namespace>Mycompany\Component\Mycomponent</namespace> When I install the component, I'm not seeing any alias added to the libraries/...
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Backend - ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE

I have installed joomla 3.3.6 and I had no troubles installing it. I login as super user, and everytime I try to change any element (menu, items, modules) it displays the ERR_EMPTY_RESPONSE error. I ...
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I've missed something with how category layout override is working

I'm working on a students directory with the following structures: Directory (parent category) |_ 2017-2016 (child category) |_ 2016-2015 (child category) |_ 2015-2014 (child category) … In each ...
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Menu permissions problem

I have one menu that is associated to one group acess level. This menu is not appearing if i acess an user with a different level of acess. But this menu is appearing with none user logged in. I ...
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Article backend layout is gone only for articles belonging to specific category

For some reason only articles belonging to a specific category are not showing their layout. This is what I am looking at: And this is how it should be: There is no difference in the articles, only ...
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How to correct a sesssion_write_close() warning?

I have the following error shown on error log. But I am a Joomla novice. Could I get a simple step by step guide on how to solve my WSOD problem here? [10-Nov-2018 07:48:20 UTC] PHP Warning: ...
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How to list a Category Blog and sub-categories with Articles still in Category Blog layout?

Using Joomla 3.8.5. Using the Menu Category Blog I've been able to list the Category title as a heading, and the Articles in blog layout style with two columns for the Articles using a Read More when ...
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Joomla 3.9 + Gantry 5.4.31 mismatch layout issue on localhost

I am trying to build a regional blog/magazine. The home page layout which came as almost default with Gantry is satisfying. I am using XAMPP on Ubuntu 18.04.3 and Joomla 3.9.13 and Gantry 5.4.31. ...
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How to extend the article search to take into account the values of custom fields?

In articles I have added a series of custom fields, now I need to be able to filter through these fields, while being in the article manager view. I have searched about it but without success, I just ...
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How do I find the first NON bootstrap class ancestor of my current module position?

Not sure I'm wording this right so please forgive me. I'm working on a situation where I want to apply the background to the 1st NON .container ancestor of my current module. So, for example.. <...
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VM - custom payment plugin and payment methods do not work

I can't make my VM payment plugin to work at joomla v3.5.0 and virtuemart v3.0.12. I've install a custom payment plugin. Initially it worked, yet the same time other payment methods (when invoked) ...
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Selling Digital Downloads

This isn't an issue, just looking for advice and suggestions on how to achieve this. So happy to close if it's too opinion based. My client provides training, at the end of the training they provide ...
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How to set the view location in Joomla 4

I'm rebuilding a component called DogWalk for Joomla 4 and I've tried to ensure I'm doing exactly what the core Banners component does. I've named and namespaced my files, named my directories ...
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Joomla-Development: Set default view

I would like to set up a default view. If my component gets called by using administrator/index.php?option=com_bestia&view= I'm getting the error: 404 View not found [Name, Typ, Präfix]: bestia,...
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Joomla - Display block of a tooltip not work in main menu

I'm trying to display a tool tip when you have your mouse over to the menu item " blog ". My tooltip, content in the menu is this: < li id="newitem91">< div class="tool-tip">< span>tool tip!...
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Joomla database tables have duplicates that start with bak_

I have a Joomla website, and somehow, the database shows duplicate entries for every table row. The duplicates all start with bak_. I assume it was caused by some sort of backup process, but this has ...
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Tagged items listing layout after clicking on a tag is displayed on homepage

I have installed a Cloud Tags module to display most used tags on my site. I would expect that when clicking on any of the Tags on the module, to see a page with a list layout that will show all ...
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Add a Calendar field in Joomla 3.9 without using form xml

I am trying to create a Calendar field in Joomla 3.9 inside my custom component. Since I am framing this inside an AJAX script, I can't use the XML form. Below is the code I am using. The field ...
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Custom component: Export items to CSV -> Changing searchbar causes a new download

I would like to export all selected items from the items-view of my component. To do so I modified my view and inserted a new button to the JToolBarHelper::custom('items.exportcsv', 'download', '', ...
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how to set <title> tag from article title with custom menu entry?

I am searching for a option to use the article title as a page title if I have defined a custom SEF-menu item. The only way which I have found is to set the page title via the menu item. But this ...
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Why Joomla 3 add Canonical tag to current page and made it unindexable?

Joomla adds canonical tag to almost all pages that refers to themselves, so they will not be indexable (I checked URLs by Doctor SEO extension in FF) and they are not shown in google search result (i ...
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Displaying the only the last 6 files of a category in article using Phoca Download Plugin

Phoca Download has a plugin to show a list of files in certain category using {phocadownload view=filelist|id=XX|limit=YY}, where XX is the number of category and YY is the number of files to show. ...
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Changing redirect login path for guests?

Suppose a menu's (or article's) access is set to registered users only. Path to the page : http://localhost/menu when this URL is directly access by any GUEST USER, he's redirected to : http://...
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Send email upon publish/unpublish of an item in custom component

I have created a hello world component based upon this documentation https://docs.joomla.org/Special:MyLanguage/J3.2:Developing_an_MVC_Component/ I want to send a notification to users if an item's ...
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1054 Unknown column 'extra_query'

I have a new Joomla installation with this error: 1054 Unknown column 'extra_query' in 'field list' SQL=SELECT DISTINCT update_site_id, type, location, last_check_timestamp, extra_query FROM ...
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What is the purpose of cloning JUri in the CMSApplication route method?

CMSApplicationWhen Joomla does its initial routing in Joomla\CMS\Application\CMSApplication in the route method, the JUri object is cloned. The line is: $uri = clone \JUri::getInstance(); Looking at ...

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