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How to use 1 administrator account for multiple sites?

I need to find a solution for joomla backend administrator login to make easier for multiple site. Let`s say i have a dozen of Joomla sites and their administrator account is XYZ and the password is ...
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Latest News not showing articles in categories?

I tried to display some articles in the latest article news module but they only show up if they are uncategorized, if I putt them in a category the they don't show up. How can I fix this?
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How can I turn off Front-End editing of articles without changing Content Permissions?

Our component depends on the users permission to edit articles, but is intended to intervene with that editing process, so the icon that allows the article editing to occur is a problem for us. ...
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How to remove the suffix .html in Joomla 3

How I can remove the suffix .html in joomla 3 in my menu link even if I turn on Add URLs suffix. I want to remove in one specific article/page only. Thank you for help.
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Incorrect Package URL when Updating from 3.2.7 to 3.3.6

I ugpraded from 3.1.1 to 3.2.6 which went absolutely fine after I had disabled the 'Remember me'. I then wanted to go to 3.3.6 and followed the same process of going to the 'Update Manager' and ...
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How can I use Joomla's Cache with my components view?

As is typically the case with a CMS, the most hits occur while it is still "new". I'd like to cache the page output the first time it is rendered for a given period as to reduce the heavy workload ...
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Facebook like poke button

I'm new to writing Joomla plugins so bear with me. I wanted to create a poke like feature for the Joomla 1.5 Community Builder. When I click on the poke-button of a user, I want this user and only ...
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What is $asset_id value in configuration.php file for?

I've noticed this a value at the end of my configuration.php file in Joomla 3.3.6: public $asset_id = '1'; What is that for? Maybe a default fallback?
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How to remove “Joomla! 2.5 Support Is Ending On December 31, 2014!” from admin panel?

I want to remove this message from my admin panel: Joomla! 2.5 Support Is Ending On December 31, 2014! Click Here for More Information. The message appeared after updating to the 2.5.28 version. ...
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Community driven-image contests [closed]

I want to build a site where: An user creates a contest, for example, entitled "Landscapes" Every user can submit images to that contest Every user can vote within those images Eventually the contest ...
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Joomla 2.5, can´t put canvas element into article

Upon request I created a little HTML5 canvas animation for Christmas (so, tomorrow) and now I am trying to put it into an article. I am using JCE and turned off textfiltering in the configuration of ...
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Language Switch between browser tabs

I have a joomla site that enabled the arabic and english languages.The switching is working fine. I have some clarifications. First I open the english site and do the content change. Then I open ...
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What are possible filters in Joomla form fields?

I see intermittent use of filter="safehtml" and filter="string" throught Joomla forms. Is there a complete list, and can custom filters be created?
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Joomla adds closing tags in HTML

i'm trying to copy some html to joomla. yesterday it worked fine, but today i saw that something was wrong, i looked in google Chrome and saw that the line of code that should be like this: <...
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Certain MP3 files won't work on audio field

I added an audio field on a user profile. The audio field should play MP3 files. For some MP3 files it works fine for others it doesn't work at all. For example this works fine: https://ia601208.us....
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How do I restrict the editing of a Tab to certain user group but not it's accessability?

I want to create a premium membership where certain groups have more features than the other. They can edit these features but the result of that feature should be visible to everyone. For example the ...
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Joomla DB Insert, how to get last inserted id?

I have to insert my data into 2 different tables, in the first table I have the following query which works perfectly: $insertProjectUser = 'INSERT INTO #__pmanager_user (user_cms_id, user_email, ...
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Custom Latest News Module?

i'm new to Joomla! but I really like it, i'm working on 'migrating' a website template to Joomla. This is how the template looks like NerdyFuture. It's not finished yet but i planned on finishing it ...
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Menus and layout a mess on mini upgrade 2.5.28 to 3.3.6

I'm running a lamp stack on ubuntu 14.04. Just upgraded my local site from 2.5.28 to 3.3.6. It upgraded okay but all the menus are messed up. The formatting is shocking! Can anyone advise as to why ...
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Maximum execution time of 30 seconds exceeded

I recently moved my Joomla 3.3.6 site on WHM/VPS from shared hosting, and now facing too many problems: My Joomla back-end is very slow and now I am getting following error in back-end: Fatal error: ...
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Localhost configuration problem- loading extensions “There was an error uploading this file to the server.”

Running ubuntu 14.04 Joomla 2.5.27 locally (2.5.28 remotely - not relevant to my question as far as I'm aware.) I am having trouble configuring my site to run locally. I have the site installed on my ...
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Upgrade to Joomla 3 not available

I've got a Joomla 2.5.28 site that I want to upgrade to Joomla 3.3.x. All available docs say all I need to do is set my update server to short term, and the 3.x series upgrade option will appear. ...
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Date or DateTime in database for Component Development using timezones?

Our component manages Television programming, so dates & times are critical - here's the scenario: Our server and most producers are all on local, Pacific Time (America/Los_Angeles, UTC+8) Joomla ...
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Google crawler and browser language detection

I have just experienced something weird with the language filter in combination with the Google crawler. If I switch on browser detection, Joomla returns a 404 (I assume, because no "ALL language" ...
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Joomla logout When browser close

I want to log out my joomla website when browser close event occurs. I think joomla logout only works when clear session Please help me.
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Downloadable files in a new browser tab

I have a problem: in an article, there are downloadable files. I wish that all of these were open in a new browser tab, without having to set them one by one (+ 3000 pdf files). Do you know of a ext ...
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Front-end unable to read component's code between { }

Using Saxum Picker, I'm trying to insert a Paypal Form in the Component's Description Field, but whenever I insert code between { }, it saves on backend, but it doesn't show properly on front-end. - ...
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Warning: utf8_to_unicode:

Recently I switched to VPS from Shared Hosting. Everything is working fine but I am facing two issues, Which are: When I open Admin tools from back-end i get this error: Warning: utf8_to_unicode: ...
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j2store plugin tag is not working in bt content slider

I have used J2Store my for website. All articles are working and add to cart button appears but in "BT content slider" module I have displayed articles in 3 columns and inside articles I just added ...
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Unable to install Extensions after changing hosts

Since I've switch web hosts, every time I try to install an extension this error comes up. Error Archive does not exist Warning JFolder: :files: Path is not a folder. Path: C:/xampp/htdocs/Joomla/...
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Components > Paypal Button not saving properly, neither iframe

I've tried to insert a paypal form + button on a component's type description and once I save a part of the code is gone. Before <form action="https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr" method="post"...
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Load component's language file to module form

I have module mod_mymodule and it has the same translations as component com_mycomponent. I don't want to duplicate these same files and use only one file. I load form from com_mycomponent to ...
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Why is my sitemap showing a URL that should not be there?

I have set up a sitemap for my website using xmap. In it I've been looking at these two links: www.mydomain.com/ www.mydomain.com/component/content/article/2-english/information/38-welcome The ...
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JAuthentication: :__construct - Can't login in Administrator

Today I deleted 2 plugins of my Joomla 3.x and after that when I tried again to login in my administrator i could not. The error is: JAuthentication: :__construct The solution for the previous ...
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Field function return the right results but $params->get return an array full of NULLS

I had a full working module that was parsing some values from a dropdownlist at backend and it was editing those values at frontend. Yesterday a co-worker changed something and today it doesnt work. ...
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Can dynamic fields generated to form use a jquery event?

I have this situation wherein input fields only appear in the edit form when they are toggled as active in database set-up. Any ideas on how to implement Jquery/AJAX on those fields? For example, i ...
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Direct logout link

I know I can display the login/logout form with the following link: http://example.com/index.php?option=com_users&view=login But once logged in, this link will redirect the user to a page with a ...
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Redirect to previous page after login in custom component

I want redirect users after login Current link in joomla 2.5 custom component I use this code but after login i have error 500 $user =& JFactory::getUser(); $mainframe = ...
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Change menu display [closed]

I'm trying to change the way my menu is being displayed. It works now like this: The first level is just displayed on home page. Children items are being displayed as a dropline bar under the header. ...
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Content Modal Popup fails due to Javascript error

Using my own answer for What is best approach to show the component page in popup-modal window without header and footer?, I mentioned that I was getting JS errors, so when as I further investigate, ...
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Joomla using bootstrap (mod_bootstrapnav) menu issue

I'm a beginner with joomla. In fact its my first website using it. Ok, so I added a module (mod_bootstrapnav) so I can use my menu with bootstrap. It is working fine, the problem is that I have a sub ...
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How can I save multiple values selected in a list?

I have a form with the dynamically generated XML and by dynamically, it was programmatically created during getForm function. I want to save the value I selected as a key:value pair to be stored in a ...
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How to hide/show input fields in form?

Good Day guys, I have this code right here in javascript on hiding/showing an input field: function HideShow() { var Type = document.getElementById("jform_subscription_type"); if(Type.value=...
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Script not running on plugin installation

I am creating a plugin and am attempting to run a script after it is installed. For whatever reason, it appears the script file is loading, but my code is never run. My script.php file contains the ...
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Module batch copy not working

I often use the batch tool to copy and set the correct language for my categories, articles and menu items when building a multi-lingual website. But when I try the same thing with modules, the ...
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Joomla doesn't know I'm logged in on homepage

I'm working on a Joomla site and for some reason my site quit knowing it was logged in on the default page. Other pages still know that I'm logged in. Even the default page knows I'm logged in if I ...
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How do I set options for JHtmlTabs with Bootstrap

According to Using the JHtmlTabs class in a component, several options may be specified for the tabs being rendered. However, using the example, none of the events fire, and the neither the initial "...
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Last Event Triggered by Plugin

I need to know which event is most probably the last one triggered in normal application flow. The Event should be triggered after all default controller actions have been run, the template is ...
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Unpublished internal link still generates a 200 OK and View not found message

I am facing a really weird issue and can't figure out what is going on here. An internal menu item (added by clicking 'Article') was unpublished and I was expecting the 404 to be generated. But when I ...
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How can I add custom menu options?

We want to make the views of our component as res-usable as possible, displaying the data differently, depending on how the view is being used. The components parameters are suitable for the general ...

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