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Get tags for an article

Use TagsHelper::getItemTags(): use Joomla\CMS\Helper\TagsHelper; $tags = new TagsHelper; $tags->getItemTags('com_content.article', $articleId); Where $articleId is article ID. Tags will be ...
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Can't edit article after Joomla 3.4.7 update

The were session storage changes in the Joomla 3.4.7 update. To fix the issue, you simply need to logout and log back in before you can make any article changes. Reference: https://docs.joomla.org/...
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Different templates for viewing and editing articles

It's actually possible by overriding it via 3rd party plugin. You can create a simple system plugin calling setTemplate() method when the onAfterRoute event occurs : public function onAfterRoute() { ...
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Joomla 4 create article programmatically

I rewrote the "Content Uploader" for Joomla 4 because I couldn't reach the developer. I had exactly the same problem as you described in the first example. The reason is that the Workflow ...
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Joomla 4 create article programmatically

This will work. $newapp = JFactory::getApplication(); $mvcFactory = $newapp->bootComponent('com_content')->getMVCFactory(); $articleModel = $mvcFactory->createModel('Article', 'Administrator',...
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How to show a module inside com_content/article/default.php

Assuming with fails you mean it simply doesn't show on the article page and not that you are getting any other kind of errors. The code you posted seems okay and should work. So, I guess it might be ...
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How to check if the user is authorized to view a particular article?

You can see an exemple of this check in this file modules/mod_articles_latest/helper.php https://github.com/joomlagovbr/joomla-3.x/blob/master/modules/mod_articles_latest/helper.php $...
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What is Joomla article options stored table?

The data you are looking for is available in same table (#__content) and you will find all the options in attribs column. Note that in MySQL the table will have the db table prefix that you have ...
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How to fetch joomla article custom fields in another component?

You can use the following code to fetch custom field values by article id <?php JLoader::register('FieldsHelper', JPATH_ADMINISTRATOR . '/components/com_fields/helpers/fields.php'); //load ...
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Content plugin doesn't add text to articles

Your plugin appears to be written for a very old version of Joomla! The event in current versions is onContentBeforeSave. You are also missing $context argument. It's a good idea to check for context ...
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Joomla 3-article is published but not showing

Articles in Joomla are usually displayed through Menu Items. Creating and publishing an article is only the first step, you also have to create a menu item: These are some of the most popular menu ...
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Edit multiple images at once

An alternative way to do this is to apply the margins via a suitable CSS selector in a custom CSS file. You can limit the styling to a single page if you want by using a page class and including this ...
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Random image in an article

You have to use a more specific CSS selector in order to target only the main image, and not all images added to an article. The main article image (added through the "Images and links" tab in the ...
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I can't get changes to a published article to show

In this case the article is loaded by the menu item home, check the correct article here. Are you using some cache extension for your site?, check for possible extensions and clear the cache. Note: ...
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List articles by author

There is another solution that you can use which doesn't require any installs or modifications. First create a new module of type: "Articles - Category". This type of module allows you to filter ...
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Administrators cannot edit articles after Joomla update

Well then... I would try ACL Manager's famous Fixing Assets command... ACL Manager | Diagnostics tab, then (Fix Orphan Assets / Add Missing Assets / Fix Assets Issues / Fix Admin Access Conflicts) ...
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Cannot remove article info

If you are created a menu item for the article (Single Article menu item) then the article options are overriden by the menu options. You should hide those article infos (Publish date, Hits, and so on)...
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How to find the joomla page from url

You can find any url/Alias by searching it in the search box. First go to the Menu manager and enter resource-downloads in the search box. And if you didnt find it then you can go to the article ...
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How to fetch joomla article custom fields in another component?

This function will allow display of JCFields anywhere in any extension desired, including templates. The first parameter is the only requirement and will dump the JCF data, based on the item ID ...
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How can I create a page that links to all articles with fake long titles?

You can achieve this with the built in functionality of Joomla. Create a Category Blog Menu Item and deactivate title under the options tab. While creating an article, write first your fake title ...
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How does the Finish publishing feature for articles work?

Nothing needs to be changed or updated in the background when the Start Publishing or Finish Publishing dates are crossed. Let me explain how it works; I'll try not to be too technical. When you ...
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How do I find out the URL for an article?

The structure of a Joomla site is driven by the menu. So while you could access that article at http://localhost:81/fecms/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=33 By creating a menu ...
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How to get rendered full page before returning to the browser?

To edit entire HTML output directly, create a system plugin with onAfterRender event. Use application's getBody() method to get the content and setBody() to save the modified content. defined('_JEXEC'...
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Remove 'There are no articles in this category.' Text

Got to; content > articles > options > category tab > No Articles Message > hide / show
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How to fix missing article separator (Joomla 3.4.8)?

From the link you provided it is obvious that in your template there IS NO article-separator HTML element. From the name of your template, 'favourite' I guess it is one of free templates from ...
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Creating new articles, suddenly a /2-uncategorised/ page is created with all these articles in a list

Check to see if you have your SEF URLs turned on and configuration correct. By default you should be able to access the URLs you listed, that is the default Joomla routing kicking in. 2-uncategorised ...
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Migrate newly added articles using CMigrator

As per the recommendations, I posted the question in the official forum of CMigrator and thankfully I got the solution to it. Following are the steps which were followed by me: Took the backup of ...
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Allow registered users post content or articles - Joomla 3

As far as I understand you want to give different access to different different menus. For this,in Joomla, we use ACL (Access Control List) and you don't need to use any plugin or extension. Refer the ...
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J3.3 Assigning An Article Multiple Access Levels

The right way of handling ACL is to create user groups, in tyo Solutions, Authorized, Retail, Distributors And after that create access level for each combination you need. For example you create ...
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