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Get menu item by ID in Joomla 3

Not a big difference so far for what you are after... $mainframe = JFactory::getApplication(); $menu = $mainframe->getMenu(); // Use this if you want to get all menu items from a certain menu $...
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What is the maximum version of PHP that Joomla 1.5 will run?

I'm running a Joomla 1.5.26 site alongside a new J3 site under construction on the same PHP installation. The J1.5 site is running perfectly on PHP 5.6 without any changes to anything at all. The J1.5 ...
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Updating my site to the current CMS

The best way to go about this issue is to persuade your client to undertake a migration to a modern stable version of Joomla (currently 3.6.4) or build a new site from scratch in case there is very ...
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Customize Global Configuration

First: Use a current Joomla. Your 1.5 site will be hacked in no time. Second - the answer (Joomla 2.x - 3.x): You can add component params to the component configuration. (You can access the ...
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What is the maximum version of PHP that Joomla 1.5 will run?

I confirm Joomla 1.5.24 running on PHP 5.5.9-1ubuntu4.17. PHP-FPM was installed with apt. Web server is nginx. All features seems to be running smoothly.
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Updating my site to the current CMS

I recommend stabilising the current website while you work out how to migrate to the latest version. Stabilise the Current Website Backup the current website using Akeeba Backup or similar. Upgrade ...
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Joomla - VirtueMart 1.x > Magento 2.0

There is commercial extension Vm2Mage from Yireo. Migrating data from VirtueMart to Magento is part of a bigger process: A new Magento site also requires a proper theme, a revision of strategy, ...
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Google map infowindow stops working on Joomla 1.5 version

For this to work, MooTools needs to be loaded first, then jQuery (if this is being used) and Google Maps needs to be loaded last. You can sometimes force MooTools to load first by adding this line ...
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Error! Could not find a Joomla! XML setup file in the package

Expanding each zip install file and examining the .xml file will tell you the minimum version of Joomla the install file is designed for. Look for a line similar to the following example which shows, ...
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Update all image paths from http to https in Joomla 1.5

The simplest solution is to make an SQL query replacing src="http://yourwebsitedomain to src="https://yourwebsitedomain of course database backup is required.
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Update all image paths from http to https in Joomla 1.5

Don't use PHP to perform global redirects like this. It needs to be done at server level, rather than application level. You can achieve this by adding the following to your .htaccess file: ...
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How to fix broken link articles after upgraded from 1.5 to 3.6.5 Stable

It depends on where these links are and what consistent patterns they have. For a start you could add a redirect in your htaccess, eg. Redirect /component/content/138-publications /publications So ...
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Frontend login doesn't work after website move

From the comments, it looks like this one is solved but in case others find this question, some things to check when a moved website is not working as expected: the .htaccess file (in particular, ...
Neil Robertson's user avatar
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Frontend login doesn't work after website move

Most likely the issue is that you haven't modified the tmp path and the log path in the configuration.php file to reflect the new environment.
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How to get high score on Google PageSpeed Insights with Joomla 1.5?

First of all, anything about 85 with Google PageSpeed Insights is very good. No need to literally dissect your website just to get a higher score. 85 is good - more is overkill and really not ...
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How to get high score on Google PageSpeed Insights with Joomla 1.5?

One thing I'd be wary of is that anything you do to solve this is going to require extensions to Joomla's core behaviour, which is going to make your server-side code less streamlined. Google's ...
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How to get high score on Google PageSpeed Insights with Joomla 1.5?

Joomla 1.5 is not supported anymore, which means that is difficult to find current compatible extensions, software, tips, techniques and overall support. Upgrading to latest Joomla would be the best ...
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How to fix "in article" links after upgrade

Generally you need to find a variant of the Joomla 3.5 that will work; usually it is stripping off the SEF, etc to a simplified version. Once you find that, you can adjust your .htaccess to reform the ...
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Joomla - VirtueMart 1.x > Magento 2.0

Actually we do support Magento 2.0. It is not mentioned on our extension because there is a completely new section for Magento 2 extensions on Magento Connect. So, you can migrate from VirtueMart 1....
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Joomla - VirtueMart 1.x > Magento 2.0

Mikan, as you already stated in your answer, this extension only supports Magento 1.9.2 and they aren't planning to include support for Magento 2.0. After lots of research I found alternative plugin ...
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When I use a redirect() function in my code before the php mail() function, will the mail be sent? am using joomla v1.5

Rather than using the PHP mail function, I'll show you how to use Joomla's JMail class. We'll also make sure that the email is always sent and the database is updated after: $callback = ...
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