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Site component confusedly loads class file from admin component after 3.9 update

There's a site that was passed down to me for maintenance which was working pretty well in PHP5.X and Joomla 3.7. I was asked to update the site to J3.9 and PHP7.2 which I did, but encountered a ...
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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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Using a custom field with different names

I want to use a flexible field name for a field across different forms thru my extension. My custom example field looks like this: defined('_JEXEC') or die; use Joomla\CMS\Factory; use Joomla\CMS\...
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Adding Additional Fields to Admin Component

I'm using Joomla 3.9.1 and SP Simple Portfolio v1.6 I would like to add some additional fields to the SP Simple Portfolio component. Image of current fields (taken from Google); How can I add ...
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Is it possible to insert a category list view inside an article?

I want to get a category list view inside an article (in this case, inside a tab in an article), but I want to see this category list view styled like when a menu item type shows a category list: a ...
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Floating module on scrolling?

Is there a way to create a module, which is floating in its position (and only in its position)? http://aebb.es/4 here I would like to have the fixed opt-in module on the right side to float always ...
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Installation page not shown due to MySql access denied and 500 server error

On Ubuntu 18.04.1 LTS, the installation page is not shown. Instead, I see a blank page with Error On MySql log I see this: Access denied for user ''@'localhost' (using password: NO) However I ...
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Which Custom field is better?

Which field is better for displaying code like below? Textarea or editor field ? I'm currently using Textarea I want to know which method is better and will affect the speed of the site Does anyone ...
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Video lazy loading skipping first video in every list

I'm using code found here: https://codepad.co/snippet/CtLEQDKX to lazy load the preview image for youtube videos within JComments. I have it working pretty good and looking like I want it to and it ...
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How to write the logged in user id in Plotalot queries?

I am trying to use plotalot to graph user results. The program only uses mysql queries to pull data. How can I pull session specific user data with a mysql query? Normal Joomla session variables ...
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Joomla Update System For Paid Extensions

I'm trying to make this Joomla Update system work for paid extensions, but I'm stuck now. How I'm going about it is as follows: I'm using Mohameds downloadid.php to populate "extra_query" field in ...
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How to add CSS/JS/an Image to a module backend

I have long wondered how to change my admin particularly for my custom modules. For many cases using an XML file is fine and I can use the built-in Joomla! form fields. In some cases, I'd like to ...
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Joomla! inserts \n in my language string

When I create a language string with multiple HTML elements Joomla! automatically inserts \n between them. This shows up as a literal \n in the string. Does anyone know why and how to overcome ...
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Add a message after saving an article

Based on this question:. https://joomla.stackexchange.com/a/24042/8968 I want to add the return code as a message after save to see if it was successful or not. Can someone tell how I can do this?...
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adding curent item to pagenavigation

I want to modify: /plugins/content/pagenavigation/tmpl/default.php. There are 2 <li> tags, one for "next" and one for "previous". I want to display the current article's title in a <li> ...
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My Joomla Template is loading my custom CSS using JS. Is there a way to add the unique version tag to my custom CSS? i.e: custom.css?20180101

I normally just add my unique tag to the css path in the section of my html, but my template is adding my custom CSS via Javascript: if (is_file(T3_TEMPLATE_PATH . '/css/custom.css')) { $this->...
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Associate template to getMailer class

I have created a custom form, after submit send email to recipient with JFactory::getMailer With this class can add body, for example: $mailer = JFactory::getMailer(); $mailer->addRecipient('test-...
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How to clear page and component caching by a URL in Joomla 2.5.x?

There is a website made in Joomla 2.5.x. It has System Cache enabled. The website contains a component called com_magic that handles URLS like: https://websiteurl.com/bikes?view=best https://...
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Joomla: how to show the modified date of your articles in google searches?

I'd like that my articles show up the modified date in Google searches. Currently my Joomla 3 site, when modified date's output is enabled, shows the following tag: <time datetime="2019-01-07T07:...
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“COM_CONTENT_created_DATE” does not show translation

I am using the FJRelated plugin. There is a menu item for fjrelated to display a page almost the same as Joomla's default Category List. I have this line: <?php echo JHtml::_('grid.sort', '...
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Joomla tag links in articles url problem

Having the latest Joomla 3.9.1, when I insert tags in articles, the url when I hover over the tags under the article from a category blog page is example.com/component/tags/tag/my-example-tag. I have ...
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Why are methods randomly placed in models as well as controllers in Joomla

I am quite new in Joomla. I have now understood the components, modules, templates thing and can also build modules and simple components. But the one thing that has always confused me in Joomla is ...
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joomla 3 - how to add/insert html pages in my site without iframe?

I have on my pc a complete html site. It has an index page and 2 folders that have many pages. The index page has just links that link to pages in folder 1. Folder 1 has pages that have text, the text ...
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How to automatically update CDN after saving an article?

I am looking for a solution and have no idea how to start. All my static joomla HTML sites are cached by Cloudflare. After updating an article on joomla, I update the Cloudflare cache manual with a ...
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PHP 7 Upgrade Breaks Joomla Theme

I have a website running Joomla 3.9.1, which uses the Shape5 - Vertex template (one of Shape5's free templates, although the company is now owned by JoomlArt). I am trying to upgrade to PHP 7.2, but ...
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Joomla.submitbutton is not a function at HTMLButtonElement.onclick

I have been facing a problem when I try to update the article from the frontend then it shows this error Joomla.submitbutton is not a function at HTMLButtonElement.onclick Here is my code &...
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Extension updateserver / update not working

I'm trying to make this update server work, I've exhausted all option available to me. Here is what I've checked / done so far: updateserver file is located in the server and accessible (extension....
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Best intelligent form creator extension?

I've posted a couple of other times here, and have gotten GREAT assistance! Thank-you dedicated Joomla Stack Exchange helpers! I have a 22-piece big band swing/jazz group called William and the ...
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Post variables not working properly in form

I have some very simple code is executed via Sourcerer: <form action="" method="GET"> <input type="text" name="ALL"> <input type="submit" value = "Search"> </form> <...
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Develop a System Plugin with Sample Data for Options

I'm in the process of developing a system plugin. In the options is a subform-field (repetable), which contains several fields. In the "default" of the subform I can specify a record. a) How can I ...
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setParam says method undefined

I'm trying to set one of my menu parameters. But I'm getting the error 0 CALL TO UNDEFINED METHOD JOOMLA\CMS\APPLICATION\SITEAPPLICATION::SETPARAMS() My code is: $app = JFactory::getApplication(); ...
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Site keeps browsing itself all the time

I run the server where this Joomla! site is hosted, so I have root access to it. There is something in the configuration, or somewhere in its code, that keeps browsing the site itself. If I run # ...
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ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS in multilingual website

I have a Joomla! 3.9 website which I can reach writing its URL in the web explorer. I can watch the website from there. But, if I try to access the website from Google, I get an ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS ...
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onAfterRender plugin issue

Both the PHP and the JS is tested and works in a module. But there's really no need for a module this is a plugin. I'm quite new to this so I thought onAfterRender would work, but nothing seems to ...
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SEF URL Issues on several sites

I am running into an issue on several sites where the urls are "nesting" other links in the main url structure. For example: https://retrolube.com/blog/five-benefits-of-new-tires-for-your-vehicle/...
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architecture diagram (current 3.x, 4.x) of joomla architecture

Is there any newer architecture diagram of joomla CMS? I know the https://docs.joomla.org/Archived%3aCMS_Architecture_in_1.5_and_1.6 but it is from 2011 so pretty outdated. Also is there one zoom-...
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Easiest way to add a class to the body

I want to add the alias to the body. I don't want to edit my template in case of template updates. So I'm going to create a plugin to overcome this issue. So my query is... can I do this in PHP or ...
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I'm confused about permissions

Hello again StackExchange Joomla experts. I recently wrote a post that asked how to make sense out of a 22-piece big band swing organization of which I am the director. My goal is to provide a ...
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RSform with multipage form is not jumping to the top of the form

If I create a new multi-page form in RSform the page switching is behaving non user centric. Means if I click on "Next" in the form the form is, to staying at the bottom of the page instead of jumping ...
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How to override com_users view

I would like to make a change to the username reminder page. I had assumed that this would simply be a case of creating an template override thus: /templates/mytemplate/html/com_users/remind/default....
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Custom 404 page ( NOT DUPLICATE)

I am having trouble with custom 404 page, So I have been trying to get the custom 404 page to work but I have problem making it work right. All the methods that are described everywhere : 1.make ...
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how to show joomla k2 article previous date only and up cumming only.

i am create k2 article for event type post. 1: upcoming event 2: old event. i am, not able to showing old event for current date. how to filter both type event with single category. in k2 article ...
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Is there a method to sort the FormBehavior.chosen output in Joomla 3?

The chosen multiple select result outputs always in ascending order of the array, regardless of the selected order. I couldn't find information related to ordering in the JHtml attribute array. I ...
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Contact form does not send mails because of custom_reply

Sending emails worked with the test button in the system configuration, but the contact form did nothing. After lots of debugging, I found the reason in components/com_contact/controllers/contact.php....
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How to add line break into placeholder text area?

How can I add a line break into the placeholder text area of the RSform? Tried without success: - \n - <br/> - &#10; A sample of the form with the non working text area can be found here ...
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J2store content plugin

How to load the j2store function php in the articles default.php without j2store content plugin? Like load price,sku and other If this is not possible how to change position display j2store content ...
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Musicians only need certain music arrangements

In my spare time I run a big band swing group that consists of 22 people (18 musicians, and 4 singers). Each musician/singer needs to download their part for a particular song's arrangement (E.g. bass ...
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Is it possible to add a new module position within a module?

I know in a template you can add <jdoc:include type="modules" name="newposition" /> and then within the positions tags you add your new position. <positions> <position>...

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