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Joomla configuration under Azure with MySQL in-app

I'm running Joomla under Azure using the MySQL In-App option for the database. Everything has gone well, but I have been unable to get the database config variables in JConfig to pull dynamically from ...
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Click to upload an image “The server returned an invalid JSON response.”

When I go into an article, and then click to upload an image I receive the error: The server returned an invalid JSON response. I actually receive the error twice in a row if that helps. Can ...
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Users “failure to login” ?Itemid=638

Users attempting to login are generating this message in the backend under AdminTools: component/users/profile?Itemid=638 Are these folks being rejected -or- are they simply failing to login ...
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How to programmatically create and install a module during component postflight?

I want to create and install a module via component postflight. I can get postflight etc. to work, but I can't get it to create and install the module. Code I've created: // Get the database object ...
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Access namespaced custom field method from a plugin into another plugin

In one of my previous questions, I learned how to properly set up a namespaced custom form field, but it turns out that it's only available within its plugin scope for some reason. I need the field ...
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How to use cache calls in Joomla 4

From the documentation I use this part to store a large chunk of data if (empty($families)) { $cache = Factory::getCache(); $families = $cache->call( array( 'JFormFieldFamily', 'getFamilyList' ...
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Article Shows as white screen but plugins load

I have an article which shows as published in my back end. If I click on "preview" which I believe is Regular Labs "better preview" I see a screen saying the article is unpublished. I also have a ...
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Joomla 4 - import parent field class into extending field class issue finding the files

Testing my Joomla 3.9 extensions in Joomla 4, some of them didn't work, because, as instructed with the (probably) old documentation my custom fields use jimport('joomla.form.formfield'); ...
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Joomla 4 - how to set namespace for custom field addfieldprefix

I have the editors-xtd\vimeo plugin with this structure ..\plugins\editors-xtd\vimeo\models\fields\(a bunch of custom fields) ..\plugins\editors-xtd\vimeo\forms\form.xml ..\plugins\editors-xtd\vimeo\...
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Remove textfilter partially for <link> and <meta> not working

I want to add <meta> and <link> tags in the source code from TinyMCE to add schema.org declarations. Tiny MCE is set to use the filter from Joomla. The Joomla textfilter is set to "No ...
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Can't connect to Joomla administration page after Windows10 update

I'm using Joomla version 3.9.6. I encountered a problem just after a windows update. The error displayed is: Warning: session_start(): Failed to read session data: user (path: C:\xampp\tmp) in C:\...
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j2store add to cart button

I'm trying to add J2Store add to cart with below code templates/name-template/html/com_content/article/default.php code require_once(JPATH_ADMINISTRATOR.'/components/com_j2store/helpers/j2store.php'...
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Article links from Joomla article do not work for multi-language website

I have a Joomla article that contains links to other articles: https://www.dev.gonativeguide.com/de/ I add the links with the "+article" button of the editor. My site is bilingual: English and ...
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How can you hide Joomla admin password while inputting the characters?

I have followed the advice at autocomplete disable in joomla administrator. How can I hide the password characters while I am typing without losing the functionality provided by Zollie?
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How to get the canonical SEF URL of an article in PHP?

Is there any way to get from the article it's SEF URL? <?php $id = JFactory::getApplication()->input->getInt('id'); $article = JTable::getInstance("content"); ?> searching ...
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Extended subform field use own layout from template/html folder

I've created an extended subform field type called families.php, basically I want to have my own custom layout for this custom field, it makes sense I don't want to mess up everything just for this ...
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Category blog display all articles full text but not the image of the full article

Referring to How to create a category blog layout with all articles shown in full?, the advice helped a lot and works fine. Now I would like to get rid of the intro image so that I have full text on ...
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Dynamically adding Page URL and Page Title into html Link

I am attempting to create some custom social sharing icons using Font-awesome. I started out with the following code: <span>Share this article:</span> <a class="facebook" href="...
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get intro-image from article?

I do not get the images out of my article. The article var is initialized, but the images and pictures vars seem to be empty. Any hints what I do wrong here? <?php $id = JFactory::...
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“Temporarily Unavailable” message when a menu alias contains “contact”

One of the websites we manage, http://wesleyunited.ca , recently started having a problem with menu aliases containing "contact" as a substring: clicking the menu just brings up an empty page that ...
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Find Article SEF URL by ID

Is it possible to get SEF URL from Joomla article ID through some API? I'm moving data from old custom CMS to Joomla. Articles in old CMS contain links to each other. Old articles had their full URL ...
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Contacts - Sending to multiple recipients

Never had to deal with this in the past, but now I have been asked to add a second recipient email on a contact form made with com_contacts. At first glance this seems to not be supported by the ...
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Adding field path and script into form relative to template path

Case 1 I am trying to add field path into templateDetails.xml without specifying a templateName. The following code works <fieldset name="name" label="label" addfieldpath="/templates/templateName/...
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How to get J2Store item price

I'm trying to add J2Store item price to the (my modified) built-in joomla mod_articles_latest. I'm able to get a 'complete' Add to Cart block with this code : require_once(JPATH_ADMINISTRATOR.'/...
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fetch user custom fields in article

I have created some custom fields in user profile 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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Use a plugin defined field inside template

I've created a custom field for my plugin and it's working great, but if I want to use the same field within my templateDetails.xml I get an almost blank page in the template style edit page. I should ...
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Generate and render a module on an article with PHP

I want to create a module and add it to an article I can already create the module manually and can add it to the article using php. I can't figure out how to add a module using php. So if I have ...
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Can I interrupt installation process with preflight function?

I'm trying to add a note to user when trying to install an extension / module. Basically I want to add note before user continuing the module installation process when an older version found, and ...
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How to have article page use a template other than the one of its category?

Let's say I already have a menu_item_A set as a "category blog" page of category myblog, and the template associated with it is templateA. When I go to this page and click one of the articles, if ...
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configuration.php unwritable when permission is 0644 but writable when 0664

My Joomla is 3.9.4. When I tried to make some global configuration change in the backend, I got this error: Could not write to the configuration file. I looked at the file system, configuration....
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Create an image overlay on rollover in SP Page Builder

I am trying to create a rollover effect as can be seen here but am struggling as to the best way to do it. The client has requested that the site be built using SP Page builder as they want to ...
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Disabling Menu Recovery Mode for user groups

I'm actually trying to get two administration level for my Joomla Website. The first is the standard Super User with the standard admin menu The second is a "Communication Admin" with only some items ...
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Adding li to ul causes all li to end up outside the ul

I have a page that has the following uls on it: <div id="team1" class="team_name">Desperate Housewives <ul class="sortable ui-sortable" id="sortable_1" ...
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jQuery global array showing as undefined

I have set a couple of global variables on page load as follows: jQuery(document).ready(function() { console.log("Onload PHP vis_options:"+JSON.stringify(<?php echo json_encode($...
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Incorrect redirect using ZOO item with Joomla's native Language Switcher

I am using the Zoo item component with ZOOlingual and the native Language Switcher. My problem is that when I am on an item detail from a catalog in english, switching in french redirect in french but ...
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Class not found in Joomla 4 when using JDate inside a function

In my last question I tried to modify mod_latest_articles module, and added myCustomFunction to ArticlesLatestHelper.php like this : /** * @package Joomla.Site * @subpackage ...
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Get form input in custom field

I'm currently working on a custom field, where I manually add a checkbox to a file upload field. PDF Upload field In onContentBeforeSave I want to read this checkbox to decide what to do with the ...
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Add a custom layout for editor-xtd popup

Another post partially answered my question, but I want to know if and how would be possible to make use of addLayoutPath and setLayout in my editor-xtd plugin. Here's my plugin so far defined('...
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Fatal Error: Class 'ArticlesLatestHelper' not found in Joomla 4 module while trying to add new function

I'm testing and playing with Joomla 4 alpha. What I tried to do is to quick-edit / modify the module Latest Article (mod_articles_latest), adding a new function. In joomla 3.x I usually adding a new ...
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Server name removed from text when submitting JForm TinyMCE editor field

I'm working a custom Joomla module that has a JForm with an editor field. My users use this form to edit and send some email messages to our customers. The field is prefilled by the system with some ...
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Joomla backend not reflecting updated PHP version

I've updated to PHP 7.2.17 through my host's cpanel, but I'm still getting a message in the Joomla backend that my PHP version is not updated. Error We have detected that your server is using ...
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Article Table of Content in the sidebar

I need to find an extension to generate the Article Table of Content or Outline in the sidebar like this page (right sidebar). The page will scroll to that heading/content when click to the sidebar ...
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Setting a Start/End time to J2store Date picker field

I'm looking for a bit of help with regards to a Date/Time (Date Picker) field in J2store. A friend of mine has set up the field no problem, however, they want to restrict the times that can be ...
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How to force auto versioning of css and js to renew on file change within Joomla! template?

I would like the version of css and js within a template to be renewed automatically on file change. I tried JHtml with auto versioning without the desired result. JHtml::_('stylesheet', 'template....
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How to set up Joomla! 4 properly

I'm trying to do a pull request for Joomla! 4. I've downloaded the repro and changed branch but now I need a working copy of J4 so I can test my code. I try to install it the usual way but it the ...
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Hikashop: Category Name in products listing div

I want to show the category name of a product, inside the category product listing div (category name inside each product div). I use this code to show manufacturer: <?php $db = JFactory::getDBO();...
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What does getApplication mean in Joomla?

What does getApplication mean? I understand instance of class like Input, Registry, and String. What about Application? What does it include? Why do we need this class?
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How to override bootstrap css?

I would like to use the tooltip function of Bootstrap 3 on my website (www.fischer-club.ch). I tried to override the margin-top value in my custom.css to better place the tooltip: .tooltip.top { ...
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Jform radio button not displayed or not horizontally aligned with its label

I'm working on a custom Joomla module displaying a JForm with some radio buttons. I'm using the sample code described for Joomla 3+ styling with arbitrary values described here <field name="...
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Get parent menu item object in plugin

Problem Working with a code variation from this tutorial I'm trying to get the parent menu item instance object of a given item (currently editing) and it always returns null. /** * Prepare form ...

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