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How can I prevent Joomla from loading template.css when opening a page in a modal

I am using the Membership Pro plugin on a page, and there is a link to a terms and conditions page that comes from the plugin. I am opening this link in a bootstrap modal which is working great. The ...
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Add html in menu title field

This is my need, I want to add an html tag to the menu title. I want to add some icons in front of each menu title in the frontend. I want this result: <li class="active"> <a href="index....
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Including multiple models to view or controller from different controllers

I am developing a "Customer Dashboard" component in Joomla 3.2. I need to include multiple models of different other components that I have built. I tried to include setModel as per views in ...
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Move site to different location on same server

I've been developing a site within a "dev" folder directly under my root and kept it offline so no one could stumble upon it accidentally. Now I am preparing to go public and am having some issues. I ...
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Update server for commercial extensions

Joomla provide the ability to add an update server allowing users to install an extension update when release at the click of a button. This is of course great for free extensions, however for ...
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How to add a custom dropdown field for a product in VirtueMart?

I am using joomla 3.x with VirtueMart. I am trying to add a custom field "Country of Origin" to a product. It would be the best that I can make use of the country list provided by VirtueMart. How ...
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Set default value for a custom filter

We are developing a custom component in joomla 3.X. We have a list view and added some custom filters on the top of the list. Our problem is, that there will be too many results if no filter applied. ...
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Joomla v2.5.24 is outdated, does it need to be updated?

I have here Joomla Version: 2.5.24. Currently, Joomla released its newest version. Is it OK that I won't update my system? If yes, why? If no, does it affect the following when updating? Database ...
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Module: Plus User Panel

would like to ask if anyone know how to recalculate the position of the dropdown of the user menu for this module. The modules works in the way that it opens up a user panel in dropdown when clicked. ...
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Creating a different kind of frontpage

i'm a beginner at joomla and i got a question. I want to make my website's home page empty with only 3 big buttons, those buttons would lead to different categories of the website, how could i do that?...
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How custom module chrome works?

I have some trouble with my module chrome. If I rename the PHP modules.php in template/protostar/html to XXXmodules.php (or anything else, just to break the link), then all the pages on my website ...
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Ftp folder permission for a custum contact form

I built my own custom form which is inside a Contact folder with the 755 permission. Since my email address is inside the contact.php should I change the permission to 700?
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Create new page in Joomla or add some text to existing page [closed]

Please visit this link: in footer you can see "online payment", If I click on "online payment", it should go to some page, means if I click on "online payment", it should open some page with some text....
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How to disable Joomla k2 word limit for introtext

The website I'm working on uses component K2 for Joomla 2.5. I need to display images from introtexts on category page with list of its articles but images don't appear because of word limit filter. ...
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Identify the template name in joomla site

Please visit this link. Which template is used by this above site? Please help me to find solution.
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How to automatically import video from YouTube?

I just installed Joomla 3.0 and I'm not great at it. Here's what I'm looking for though. I give Joomla my YouTube channel's url or the url of it's RSS feed. When I do it checks this feed at a set ...
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_getTab() returns spaces

Why does the following code return two spaces instead of one tab? How can I change this setting easily? $document = JFactory::getDocument(); $tab = $document->_getTab(); reference
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My joomla 3.x website went down and I can't re-run it

Hello I have joomla website running lastest vesion 3.3.6 I think. But today suddenly while posting new articles the website got offline. When I try to open the website only blank page is shown, the ...
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Error 0 Could not write to the configuration file,“Joomla can't write any data to configuration.php file”

I have tried to save my FTP layer settings, in a Joomla website,and I recieved this error 0 Could not write to the configuration file Of course I can do it manually,using an FTP manager,or the ...
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Display timestamp on related articles module

I can't seem to be able to get the time for the created date to display correctly. All the dates return the same time. The date format I used is shown below. <ul class="relateditems<?php echo $...
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How do I get the “Most read” module to show only articles within a time range

I am trying to display only the most read content from two months ago. I have tried checking through mod_article_popular/helper.php file but can't figure out how to use the $model->setState to get ...
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Error 0 Cannot open file for writing log while updating

I have tried to update a Joomla website,to the newest update they have released from the admin area. But after attempting to update, I have received this error message: "An error has occurred. 0 ...
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How to create a multi layout page using k2

I want to create different layout using k2 component. I have three blog page where i want to show every page are different layout. Where "Categories/item/tag" page show 3 layout system. How to do ...
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Pagination in custom RSS feed reader

I have built a module to read a specific RSS feed and output a list of the feeds. The feed is read like this: <?php $FeedURL = $params->get('FeedURL'); $rss = simplexml_load_file($FeedURL); ...
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How can I use the MVC Model to Load, Change, then Save a record?

After googling,etc. I've arrived at the below code to Add a new Category to Joomla so that all the plugin events, etc. get done. $basePath = JPATH_ADMINISTRATOR.'/components/com_categories'; ...
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How to add conditional comments for IE when including CSS / JS?

I am transforming a HTML template into a Joomla template. I have the following block in HTML: <!-- HTML5 Shim and Respond.js IE8 support of HTML5 elements and media queries --> <!-- WARNING: ...
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After update Joomla 2.5.24 to 2.5.27 i get JDispatcher: :register: Event handler not recognised. Handler: Array

After updated 3 of my Joomla websites i am receiving this error in frontpage. JDispatcher: :register: Event handler not recognised. Handler: Array All of 3 sites were v2.5 and i now using the latest ...
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How can I retrieve data from MySQL table and insert it into QR code using PHP?

I have this PHP code that should retrieve data from a MySQL database and embed it into a a QR code: <?php include(JPATH_LIBRARIES . '/phpqrcode/qrlib.php'); $db = JFactory::getDbo(); ...
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Overriding Content Gallery Layout to Contact Gallery Layout

we have on our template the possibility to creat an Gallery View for Content / Categories. it looks like the following: so and now - i'm trying to get the same view for the contacts. In contacts ...
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Post-login Redirection Not Working

I wonder if anyone can help me with this redirect problem... Here's the 'Tutorials' section of my site: http://www.schoolofsugarcraft.annpickardsugarcraft.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=...
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Gzip compression for files outside the template

In global configuration I have buffering set to conservative, compression enabled and in JCH Optimize settings set like this (Tak means yes in Polish :) On http://checkgzipcompression.com/ they say: ...
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Renaming positions in the template XML manifest file

I am converting theme from HTML to Joomla. When I have defined position in below manner, It gave me nothing as output. <positions> <position>top_header</position> ...
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Undo batch process

Is there a way to undo batch processes/revert to how my categories and articles were set up before a batch process? I had a fairly intricate hierarchy of categories established and when I went to copy ...
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Core Update Not Detected in Joomla! 3.3.4

Joomla! 3.3.5 was recently released and I am deploying it to a total of 6 sites. 4 of them detected the update and installed it without issue, but 2 did not. They both state that 3.3.4 is the current ...
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Load articles by tag

I've had a good look round and can't find any built-in functionality to load articles by tag (similar to mod_articles_category, but using Joomla 3.X's built in tags as the filter. Does anyone know if ...
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Media manager popup renders twice [closed]

I have a problem with the popup of the media manager. This popup is shown when we want to select an image under Images and Links tab. On one of my site it shows up in a smaller window, the folders are ...
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Suggestions for Performance improvement based on Result differences

We have a Joomla site (http://guru99.com) running over dedicated server. Currently, Rockettheme's gantry based template is installed on the site. So, to optimize my site's performance I have tested ...
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Migrating from joomla 1.5 to 2.5 along with VirtueMart 1.9 to the supported version with 2.5

I've have a site built in with Joomla 1.5 having VirtueMart 1.9. Now I've to make the copy of that site with few more plugins to install and they are not available in 1.5 version so I have to upgrade ...
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404 HTTP codes in Joomla

how do you make Joomla return a "real" 404 code? I can't figure out how to make this happen! I have changed htaccess.txt to .htaccess, enabled the system / redirect plugin, and turned on rewrite URLs ...
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Joomla pagination loop without start or end

How can I achieve loop pagination? Lets say I have 5 articles, Im adding pagination and on the 1-st page I have "next" button, on pages 2-4 I have both "next" and "prev" buttons, on the last 5-th page ...
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Make submit button inactive until fields have been filled

I'm using RSForms! Pro and I have a form which has 4 fields which need to be completed. Is there any way to set the Submit button to not be active until all of the fields have been completed? I have ...
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How can I translate RokSprocket views?

I'm using RokSprocket (from RocketTheme) to create the layout I want on my website, but it's a multilingual site, and I want to translate some of the strings. I looked for en-GB.mod_roksprocket.ini ...
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Date format override for international multi-site setup

I understand the date format is defined in the language files, via the constant DATE_FORMAT_LC2. Also, that this can be changed via the backend language override. But that is still a file based ...
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Changing layout of tag search in smart search results joomla 3.x

If I search by tags in smart search module it lists all tags.If I click on the tag it lists artices with that tag.Instead if I search by tags is there anyway to directly list articles with that tags??...
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How to deal with “JFolder::create: Path not in open_basedir paths Unable to create destination” while installing Joomla extensions?

I am trying to install a new extension in Joomla,But I am getting this error Message: "JFolder::create: Path not in open_basedir paths Unable to create destination" What is the solution?
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2.5 template/css issues: article links not working in Chrome, link colors locked globally to white and email cloaking

I'm a Joomla, CSS and php newbie. I was tasked with creating a site for the school I just started working for based on its already hacked-up Joomla 2.5 template. I hacked it some more to get the ...
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Joomla file with classic cronjob don't work?

I have in root folder of my joomla website a php where i load joomla framework and create a xml output file, the first lines before i do a db request are: define( '_JEXEC', 1 ); define( 'DS', ...
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Saving JTable (in Component) fails when called from a module

Here is what I am try'n to do. I'm not sure which parts of the code I mite need to copy here, so let me start with some oversimplified pseudo-code to get going. I have a main component (com_main) ...
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Redirects aren't working from com_redirect

I'm trying to have one url redirect to a different url, and I'm trying to get Joomla to handle it. In com_redirect in the Joomla admin, I'll add an entry for one url to be redirected to an second url,...
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Does joomla automatically populate the redirect component?

In com_redirect in the Joomla admin, there are disabled redirect entries that shouldn't be there. I'm certain that no one put them there. The column heading is "expired url". How do these get there, ...

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