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Why isn't my alternate layout override showing up for the menu item?

I have created an override for com_content for the category list. It is stored in /templates/MYTEMPLATE/html/com_content/category It is saved as a new name, copying the Joomla! override structure ...
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Insert Contacts Custom Field In Article

I have created a few custom fields for my contacts. I now want to display these contact details withinin some articles using the following format; {field 1} will display the field with the ID 1 {...
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Custom Field Tag Style List

Joomla 3.9.11 I have created an SQL custom field for my joomla contacts called location, this allows me to assign a location to my contacts. The SQL simply selects location_name from a custom db ...
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How can I deploy UI updates on the fly locally in my dev environment?

I am new to Joomla. I want to setup a development environment through Visual Studio Code that allows me to go into any Joomla template location to edit/save/compile files AND automatically reload my ...
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Failed to Read Session Data After Renaming DB

Joomla 3.9.11 Working on localhost, today I decided to rename my database from dbtest to dbnew. I did this using HeidiSQL > rename db When I visit my site I now see the following error; Warning: ...
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Homepage of multilingual site not working anymore after removing index.php (404); all other sites working

So I removed the "index.php" - part from the URL in Joomla in the following way: Change the htaccess.txt - file name to .htaccess via FTP Set the URL-rewrite Option in the Joomla Configuration ...
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Sharing a model between two views in a component

I have one model I'd like to use for two different views. This is the only model these two views will require. I'm subclassing Joomla\CMS\MVC\Controller\BaseController and I'd like to use its display ...
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How to render nested modules, (parent outside articles)

I tried the following code: $document = JFactory::getDocument(); $renderer = $document->loadRenderer('modules'); $position = 'precisions'; $options = array('style' => 'raw'); echo $...
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Submenus on Mobile Closing

We are working on a site that has a parent menu then under it has submenus. On desktop, this works fine. On mobile, you select the parent menu and the submenu shows but as soon as you click the item ...
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Can’t rename indexed pages with /2-uncategorised/2018-19-05-56 by Redirect component

I’ve renamed all joomla articles with right name URL. But I can’t do it with Redirect Joomla Component. It doesn’t redirect all renamed files: https://mywebsite.com/2-uncategotised/2018-19-05-56 ...
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Joomla 3.9: Menu item set to Separator is not clickable to reveal sub-menu items

I am building a website in Joomla, and I'm trying to make a menu in which some menu items should not have any article associated with it; clicking on them should only reveal the sub-menu items, but ...
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remove css admin template from component

I'm designing a custom component where I am utilising the tmpl=component ability to render the component only rather than displaying the default template How can I, within the component remove the ...
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Can't remove white space above and below the header

I am writing a Joomla template from scratch to use on my website. For some reason, I get white space above and below my header. My website, which you can check and inspect: http://vaterlinija.lt/ ...
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Crawling Joomla websites without parsing website's html

Nowadays many crawlers are using the REST Api features of most CMSs, to be able to crawl websites fast. WordPress and Drupal have their own REST interfaces so indexing any WordPress website is a ...
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Index.php assigned to breeze5 instead of to the rest of default template (yoo-subway)

I need to get rid of the assigned breeze5 template for my index.php. I want it back to my default template, but cannot get it back. How do I proceed?
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How to fix “Application Instantiation Error” caused by “JFactory::getApplication('site')” in docker application?

I am about to move a Joomla application (Joomla! 3.7.3 Stable) into a docker environment. This unfortunately causes the JFactory::getApplication('site') an Application Instantiation Error that I do ...
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How to package modules with admin back-end

Say I want to take mod_custom as a base for a future module. This module has an admin back-end and is not provided as package. After modifications, how can I package it for installation? Seems there ...
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I used to use jch-optimize plugin to enhance [closed]

I used to use jch-optimize plugin to enhance the page load. then when i enabled joomla system-cache plugin, ttfb reduced to under 1 second. bun then after a while suddenly it got up to 3 or more ...
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What kind of extension should I use in order to build a back-end GUI to edit parts of the theme?

I'm a Web Developer who has recently begun using Joomla. I've written a custom theme using php, html and css etc but would like to create a way for someone with absolutely no programming experience to ...
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Using Microsoft CDN with Joomla

I am fairly new to using CDN but i've found that there are two types of CDN. You redirect your DNS to your CDN and they automatically take over the traffic as a proxy and do the caching and content ...
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How to use Subform in nested Subforms

I want to use Showon in a nested XML file and I want to reference the original XML file's field name. I read that this is not possible in Joomla! Subforms because if I were to create the same ...
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How to get ride of duplicate and useless URL from /component/contact

I try to use the form from Joomla, but seems there are strange downsides… If I setup a contact form, from Components > Contacts, and put this Contact Component inside a Menu, I can access the "...
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Remove index.php - file on multlilingual Joomla Site

As supported by various posts, I did : change the htaccess.txt - file name to .htaccess via FTP set the URL - Rewrite Option in the Joomla Configuration Options to "YES" Result: - index.php is ...
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Can't login to admin with no errors (joomla 3.9.3)

My site on Joomla 3.9.3 is working well but since last week no one admin user can log in. There are no errors, the login form just refreshes after any submission. I've tried to rewrite Joomla core ...
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TypeError: Form is Null on Button in Admin toolbar

I am receiving TypeError: form is null in the browser console when I select a custom button added to a form using JToolbarHelper. I can insert the button to any other component as is and it will ...
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How to set a root article as subpath url for children articles

How to set a root article as sub-path URL for children articles? Meaning, I have a root page named article0, and article{1-100} under this root article. I want to display the article0 under the URL ...
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Change boolean field in JModelList table like “published”

Joomla 3.9.10. I have custom component. In admin panel I show items list from one DB table with JModelList. models/mycom.php: class MyComModelMyCom extends JModelList { public function getItems()...
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How to add category name to url path for an article in Joomla 4?

How to display category name in the url path? Say I have a category named cat1, and an article1 under this category. I want to display website.wb/cat1/article1, but what I get is website.wb/article1. ...
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Why do we need a system autoloader when we are all ready using Composer autoloading?

There is one class called JLoader which has auto loading techniques for loading the library packages. Why do we need some class for loading when we already have Composer autoloading? What is this ...
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Translation file for Contact form module in French?

In my Joomla website, I'm using the module type "Perfect AJAX Popup Contact Form": The problem is that my website is multilingual, and a translation in French doesn't seem to be available. No when ...
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Content plugin doesn't add text to articles

I have the following plugin written: defined( '_JEXEC' ) or die( 'Restricted access' ); jimport( 'joomla.plugin.plugin' ); class plgContentModifyArticle extends JPlugin { function ...
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Add Options to {loadedmoduleid ID}

I want to create a module that implements animated icons into my articles. For this I want to use the following icon-pack: https://github.com/icons8/titanic Then I want to somehow write in my ...
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Link to Page & Pre-Filter Portfolio Items

Joomla 3.9.10 I am using this template. I would like to create a link on my home page that when clicked, will take the user to the portfolio page and display a pre-selected tab.. For example my link ...
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Resize image width in function of set image height in CSS?

I'm trying to tell an image to be displayed with a maximum height of 400 pixels, and a width adapted onto the used height, with the following CSS - Code: span.itemImage img { max-height:400px; ...
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Raw sql query returns multiple rows, but with Joomla methods only one row is returned

For some reason the query I put directly to DB works, but when set in Joomla syntax it is returning only 1 result, and there should be a lot more... Clear Mysql query: SELECT vmp....
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Trigger switch from main menu bar to offcanvas menu when main menu would break in two lines?

I have a website in three languages, so the main menu doesn't take the same space for all the languages. Because of that, the main menu gets broken up into two lines when the words in the main menu ...
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How to customize amount of columns in Joomla megamenu?

My website has a mega menu dropdown in the main menu which shows up nicely, but the problem is that I had to choose the design for six columns to be able to implement my five desired columns in the ...
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What are the code changes for the Security patch vulnerability in 3.9.9

I am a total beginner in Joomla. I found that the security patch for the following vulnerability was fixed in 3.9.9: Filter attribute in subform fields allows remote code execution But I am not ...
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K2 content module not showing articles images in category view / article list view

I associated articles of one category via its category to a K2 - content module. They all display when the page of the module is called, but the images of the articles only show up when you click on ...
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Need help getting website multilingual

I'm on Joomla 3.9x version and trying to make my site multilingual. Currently it's in Dutch (NL) and I'm trying to get it to English (EN-US). Things I've done so far: Made menu in NL (currently ...
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Customize alternative layout for the K2 Content module in Joomla

I already established an alternative layout php file and it's recognized by the Joomla administrator for the K2 - content modules. What I need to do now is code the layout I want in php, but the ...
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How does the JSession works, and how to use it in different files?

I'm using JSession (in Joomla 3.9.x) to implement sort of a captcha field in a form, apparently the captcha code is been saved correctly in the session but I can't find the way to retrieve it, and ...
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How can I create a custom joomla backend clone that works with the same sessions

I am trying to create a custom backend page in the same layout as Joomla. So none of the buttons have to work since I am going to be writing my own code, the only exception to that is the logout ...
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Problem with display of K2 Articles

I'm currently designing a new website, but am having issues with the frontend layout of K2 Articles (using them in Joomla). They display well on a page, but when you open them, they open either on the ...
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Joomshopping in Joomla - Wrong php-file assigned

I have a website using three languages, and the website includes a webshop via the Joomshopping component. The translation of the products and all worked, but the things controlled by the joomshop - ...
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Need help in removing a bg image

I have a WARP6 Joomlaplates' JP-X2 template and I'm on a latest version of Joomla. I used to have a big bg image of a lady on every site page. So one has to scroll down to see the actual pages' ...
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Image Gallery with frontend upload

I'm currently evaluating the different gallery extensions and there are lots of them. I'm looking for a simple gallery with: frontend upload of bulk images while you're creating an article automated ...
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Display clicked K2 Article on new page, and not on page you already are

My website works with a main menu whose tabs are directly linked to K2 Articles / Categories of K2 Articles. The article(s) all nicely show if a given menu tab is chosen, BUT when an article is opened,...
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Template override form fields in com_user

I want to override the login page (com_users/login). I want to add new class to the 2 fields (username and password) and also if possible to change the structure from <label></label> <...
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Avoid that text Line “Search Results” appears when switching to another language?

I can't post my URL, so to simplify it, let's say: you have a website in three languages. in your main menu (one defined for each language, that all works well), you have one menutab, whose type is ...

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