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ID of saved JModelForm

I am saving a model from controller as mentioned below. $model->save($data); My model save function looks as shown below. public function save($data) { $id = (!empty($data['id'])) ? $data['...
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Jomsocial or Community Builder?

I'm going to make a small social network and I do not have any experience in this issue. Which is better to use, JomSocial or Community Builder? Which one is more secure? Please give me your reasons. ...
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Why does {mosmap} not show markers?

I am using Joomla plugin "Google Maps" (i.e. plugin_googlemap3). I created a map with markers on Google maps pro and downloaded the kml file. I utilize the {mosmap} call with the kml parameter in the ...
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Filtering the usergroups loaded in com_config

Following my previous post, trying to make the load of config component lighter. Since, the majority of my usergroups are children of the registered usergroup and inherit the same permissions, I don't ...
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Many usergroups slow down sections of the website

I am working on a Joomla 3.3.0 website that has about 140 usergroups. However this causes the joomla to slow down, particularly when I am going to the sections of the website that needs to load the ...
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Migration Files - post update sql migration scripts generation

I am looking for an organised way to run joomla updates locally and then update production systems by means of code deployment + db migrations, so that i do not have to update joomla on production, or ...
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How to print a single-row result set as a html table?

I am performing a database query like this: $db = JFactory::getDbo(); $user = JFactory::getUser(); $query = $db->getQuery(true); $query->select('*'); $query->from($db->quoteName('#...
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Select returning only one row with one column

$db = JFactory::getDbo(); $user = JFactory::getUser(); $query = $db->getQuery(true); $query->select('username'); $query->from($db->quoteName('#__selected_packages')); $query->where($db-&...
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How can I select the IDs of a category and all its (n levels) subcategories?

Beside the parent category, I would like to recursively collect all of its child rows. (Pseudo code) SELECT IDs FROM #_categories WHERE parent = father As an alternative, SELECT IDs WHERE the first ...
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How to override/customize pagination links?

In my component, I am using Joomla default pagination calling $this->pagination->getPagesLinks() in the view template file. Say, my component url is like this at a certain point: http://...
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sharing Joomla URL on Facebook - editing picture, title and description

i have a handful of Joomla sites that i manage ranging from version 1.5 all the way to the recent version, 3.3. whenever i go to share a link from one of my sites on Facebook (no matter what Joomla ...
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Cannot override global article settings

I'm having trouble with the global option settings for articles in Joomla 3.3. I can set the global value for, say, displaying an email link beside an article, but the article-specific options that ...
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How to retrieve the CHANGED text from Joomla Editor?

I have a page that allows the user to edit the intro text of a particular article, and I'm using this code to allow them to do so: $editor = & JFactory::getEditor(); $params = array('smilies'=>...
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Where can I find Joomla usage statistics?

I'm interested in accessing accurate Joomla statistics such as the number of sites currently using Joomla cms and/or the Joomla framework. Does anyone know where I can find this type of information?
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Module get items from specific component category

I am developing a slideshow extension for Joomla 3.x. The extension consist of a component in which you can create categories and create slides. When creating slides, you assign each one to a category....
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Displaying a Joomla module using PHP?

Can i display a Joomla module using PHP? What would be the script to achieve this? (If it's possible!)
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How to render System Message from AJAX call

I would like to display a system message when I got back my ajax request. The ajax request returns the right message. I can test it with an alert. alert(result.message); Joomla.renderMessages(result....
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PHP code to display Registered Date & Last Visited Date?

How can I make a PHP script that displays a users Registered Date and Last Visited Date as it appears in the core Joomla profile page?
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Joomla Article Multilingual Associations

I am confused. I have a Joomla 3 multilingual website. I managed to associate menu items and everything else, but I have a page where there is an article and below the article I put Joomla Article ...
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Joomla User Password Reset from an External (Standalone) Script

I have the requirement for a user to reset their password from a mobile application that links into a Joomla site. I have had success in logging in (authenticating and returning a sessionid) but don't ...
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Override inner K2 function for output data?

I have developed with help of @seagul code that changes output data for K2 Authors. It adds to article an author which created the item + another authors based on author_ID located in Author alias ...
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Joomla 2.5 differences in JFormField from 3.x

I have been using a plugin to help add extra parameters to modules, to do that I use JForm to load an xml file that is included with various plugins. This is what I have been using and it works in 3....
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JFactory::getDate() time offsets

For this question I say "offsets" but I do not really mean timezones. What I am looking for is an offset of right "now" to 1 day, 1 week or 1 month and further in the past. http://docs.joomla.org/...
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Blank page when executing a database query?

What's wrong with this code? I'm getting a blank page for this? <?php define( '_JEXEC', 1 ); define('JPATH_BASE', __DIR__); require_once ( JPATH_BASE .'/includes/defines.php' ); require_once ( ...
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API for UnionAll in JDatabaseQuery

Can anyone point me to the documentation on how to use UnionAll in JDatabaseQuery? Thanks, Mike
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How to save checkbox values in a table?

How can i insert data from a html form to a table in Joomla database. Sample code of the form: Name : <input type="textbox" name="username"> Selection1 : <input type="checkbox" name="choice1" ...
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Add a URL Param to Chronoforms5

I am trying to add a parameter to the chronoforms submit url. Currently it looks like: ?chronoform=contact&event=submit I need it to look like: chronoform=contact&event=submit&scroll=5 ...
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Reverse SSL Proxy support

I would like to use nginx as a reverse proxy in front of a Joomla site running on Apache. I would like nginx to handle the SSL connections and relay decrypted traffic through localhost to Apache. ...
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Joomla Pagination issue with K2 + sh404SEF + T3 Framework

There seems to be an issue with the K2 pagination in Joomla when using sh404SEF + T3 Framework! The urls of the pages are not generated correctly! When I go to Page 2 it still takes me to url ...
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One time form for Joomla Users?

I want to place a custom html/php form for my registered Joomla users but I want it to be submitted by the user only once, i mean if a user has submitted the form , the next time he'll open that form ...
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Is there an extension/script that could pull html pages as articles in to Joomla?

I am working on centralized documents system for our Joomla demos and before I go all crazy with plugins/extensions/modules creation I would like to ask you for some guidance. Currently we have ...
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Any free extensions for Single Sign-on using Shibboleth or ActiveDirectory?

I have a simple question - are there any free extensions for Joomla 2.5.x or 3.x that can incorporate Single sign-on using a Shibboleth in Joomla? I can even consider ActiveDirectory as a possibility.
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Joomla 3.3 specific menu item nofollow

I want to add rel="nofollow" to certain menu items in Joomla menu. I do not want to change Joomla core files. What I want is to put in menu options nofollow for "Link Type" tab "Link Title Attribute" ...
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Bad configuration of Externallogin extension causing search engine indexing problem

Brief Overview My Joomla website has a strange problem with search engine robots. I checked ALL the standard things a webmaster can do to make sure it is not a trivial issue with robots.txt file or ...
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Profile Pictures for Joomla Users?

I don't want to install any community plugin to do that. I want to provide a simple upload image form to my registered users, which will allow them to upload & change their profile picture any ...
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Need Captcha Verification before accessing a hyperlink?

I installed a plugin (Delete My Account) which lets me place a hyperlink anywhere inside an article or module, which when clicked, deletes the account of the registered user from the front-end. What i ...
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Joomla Variables for optional Profile Fields?

I have enabled some optional profile fields for the registered users of my website (using the User-Profile plugin), What are the Joomla variable which will return the value of these fields? I mean, ...
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Joomla: Blank administrator backend after login

I'm facing an issue when I try to migrate a Joomla installation to a different server. Let me first of all say I have copied all files from the old server to the new one, and migrated the Joomla ...
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Displaying a Form Field Depending on Previous Question

I develop my own template for Joomla and i need to display more options if you set a value before. For example: after clicking on YES: It would be nice if in the joomla core a solution like this: &...
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Remove Article ID from Joomla 3 url

I am trying to remove the article id from a Joomla 3 URL. I searched around and the response is in components\com_content\router.php change 0 to 1 in $advanced = $params->get('sef_advanced_link', ...
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Removing category/article numbers in SEF

The instructions and links in this answer clearly demonstrated how to make search engine friendly URLs. However the URLs I currently see on my website have the format: mydomain.com/1-category/2-...
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Is there a way to restore an Akeeba database backup through the admin?

I'm using Akeeba to backup my database (database only, I'm not backing up files). I haven't been able to find a way to restore only the database using the admin. Is there a way to do it?
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How to let users delete their account from the frontend?

How can i let my registered users delete their own account from the front-end?
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Correcting problems with Media Manager

I recently moved a website to a different host and encountered problems with the Media Manager. I'm running Joomla 3.3 and when I click on the Media Manager icon in the control panel I get the ...
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JModelList Group by Category

I have a Component with the following table: +------------------+------------------+------+-----+---------------------+----------------+ | Field | Type | Null | Key | Default ...
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Records in log file

In my site logs folder when i open error.php, i see lots of records per line as one is look like this - 2014-04-03 22:35:54 INFO 2.61.174.50 Joomla FAILURE: Username and password do not ...
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Separate Password Changing Form for the Joomla Front-end users?

I want to know is it possible to remove the password changing fields from the Core Joomla profile editor? I want to make a separate page for Password Changing stuff for the front-end users?
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How to remove some fields from core Joomla Profile Editor?

How to remove these un-necessary fields from Joomla front-end Profile editor Editor Timezone Front-end language Also, i want to know is it possible to remove the password changing fields from the ...
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IP-driven CMS behavior

As part of an intranet project, I'd like to know whether a CMS behavior can be linked to a range of client IP addresses. The intranet contents and menus would change depending on the range of IP ...
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Link to content article with specific layout

I'm trying to link to a content article and force a specific layout override to be used in the display, however I'm having some troubles. I've tried the following: JRoute::_("index.php?option=...

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