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Create new menu type, define fields, metadata.xml

I want to create a custom com_tags/tags layout, however I need to keep the parent_id field for the menu item. What I have done is create: /templates/mytemplate/html/com_tags/tags/species.php /...
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Joomla Component Tool Bar Buttons Not Working

I'm building a Joomla component and trying to use Joomla toolbars, problem is the buttons are not working properly, at least the publish and unpublish buttons are not (edit) - when I use the publish ...
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Show module only on the start page

I've made a finder plugin which creates router links to my component. If there is no menu link available (especially when the found item is in a subcategory) the route of the item in the finder plugin ...
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Does anyone know where JFactory::getApplication()->getParams() is declared?

I'm working on my MVSC implementation. I'm planning on adding a function called getParams() to my base view, so that I don't have to keep merging item, menu, and component params before rendering the ...
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Export article as PDF

I have noticed, that in Joomla 1.5 there was a PDF icon that could be shown next to the print end email icons above the articles, but in Joomla 3.x it is not there any more. I have been searching ...
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Joomla 2.5 back end pagination is not working properly

Joomla 2.5 back end Pagination is getting but not working properly I tried to work on Pagination of Joomla 2.5 Backend (I mean in Component Creation). I placed pagination related data in form, It's ...
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Where can I change the message “Error displaying the error page: Application Instantiation Error” in Joomla?

When MySQL stops responding or is not running, my Joomla site displays this error: Error displaying the error page: Application Instantiation Error I need to change this description. Which file can ...
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Return JSON using the Joomla Framework

I have started building a web application using the Joomla Framework. It consists of a simple web page which will be displayed in an iFrame along with an API that will be used to update the content ...
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Chart library for backend

I'm looking for a little bit of advice about this: I am developing an ecommerce component and I need to do some sales charts. I have seen that some developers use the jqplot library and others use ...
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joomla protostar formfield width responsivness

How is it possible to size formfield widths for Joomlas Protostar Template? <field name="titel" type="text" label="COM_COMPONENT_TITEL_LABEL" description="COM_COMPONENT_TITEL_DESC" class="inputbox"...
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Where can I find Joomla upcoming release dates?

I need to do some third party extension updates on most or all of the Joomla websites I look after. I am wondering when the next Joomla updates (i.e. Joomla 2.5.21 and Joomla 3.3.1) are planned to be ...
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Mass emailing - maximum recipients problem

We have a client who would like users to be able to send a mass email to other registered users on the site. We have got this working perfect using Joomla's JMail class which gets all users' email ...
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How should I use backup to restore the previous version of my website

I have a website's Backup which I had made about three months ago. This is a Joomla 3.2 version backup made with the Extension Akeeba Backup. My Question is how can I restore this when my current ...
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#1062 - Duplicate entry '1' for key 'PRIMARY' Joomla

When I importing from a "working" Joomla! DB I get this error: #1062 - Duplicate entry '1' for key 'PRIMARY' The complete error is: -- -- Dumping data for table azzdx_ak_profiles -- INSERT INTO ...
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How to best include jQuery Themeroller in an extension?

With J3x having jQuery included, half the battle of easily including Themeroller is taken care of, but I still have problems getting the Themeroller aspect to work properly. I've found that adding ...
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How to add extra fields to the activation email?

I'm trying to edit the Registration email admins get when users sign up. I'm using a plugin called www.easy-profile.com which allowed me to add additional fields to the registration that I've called "...
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JCE / TinyMCE - Keeps attempting to Fix Valid & Invalid HTML

Of all the Joomla editors we've used, JCE has best suited our purposes and clients. But there's a few problems with the editor that can cause problems when we code something, then it's toggled to ...
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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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