5 votes

RSForm check if email is in database before submitting form

You need to enter the following into the 2nd textarea in the form properties tab under "PHP Scripts": $formId = 0; // CHANGE THIS VALUE to your form ID $db = JFactory::getDbo(); $query = $...
Helge Sverre's user avatar
5 votes
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JDatabase Like Operator

try this $db = JFactory::getDbo(); $query = $db->getQuery(true); $query ->select('Common_name') ->from($db->qn('your_table_name')) ->where($db->qn('Common_name').' LIKE '. $...
Nagarjun's user avatar
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5 votes
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Your PHP Version Will Be Unsupported in Joomla! 3.3

its a bug that will be fixed in the next release - nothing to worry about
Brian Teeman's user avatar
4 votes
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Update from 3.9.x to 4.x

You need to wait for 3.10.X to become available; as per the documentation, "This guide assumes you are starting on Joomla 3.10.x. If you are on a earlier version make sure you upgrade to Joomla 3....
Grant G's user avatar
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3 votes
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How to determine the size of your entire joomla website from joomla admin panel

This information is not available through the Joomla admin panel. Using cPanel You can get this information very easily using cPanel. The following answer is based on a standard cPanel setup for a ...
NivF007's user avatar
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3 votes

Website error when I backed up my website from my old web host and restored the site onto my new web host

I recommend you first make sure the new hosting service can support Joomla. Download a fresh copy of Joomla which is currently version 3.6.0, and install it with the sample data. If you get that ...
Edward_178118's user avatar
3 votes
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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 ...
tonydoe's user avatar
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3 votes

My joomla website is showing Error displaying the error page

Please check you have connected to correct Database of your site , Check below stuff in configuration.php file public $host = 'localhost'; // Database host name public $user = 'database_name'; //e.g ...
Sudhir Sapkal's user avatar
2 votes

Getting current language in Joomla 3 in external script seems difficult.. but works fine in J2.5

I use the default Joomla multilingual management, no falang, no third-party plugin. Same problem, and I spent 1 hour to find the solution. The key is, don't try to use JFactory::getLanguage(). ...
user11516's user avatar
2 votes

How to preview a joomla article on the web (as it will be shown on the web)?

It seems there no inbuilt feature for that. But there is a plugin for that from Nonumber called "Better preview". It also allow to preview unpublished article (not in a new browser tab but in a back-...
JinSnow's user avatar
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2 votes

Extension for scheduling an interview

Please goto http://extensions.joomla.org/ when looking for extensions. I can think of two extensions- Vik Appointments and OS Services Booking. Vik Appointments is an extension born to build a ...
TryHarder's user avatar
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2 votes

How to make redirections cacheable in Joomla?

You can use sh404sef extension to improve sef and perfomance of your site. Cache, 301 redirections, ... http://extensions.joomla.org/extension/sh404sef
José Sánchez Martín's user avatar
2 votes

How to make redirections cacheable in Joomla?

You can cache redirect via .htaccess example for redirect non-www to www RewriteEngine on RewriteCond %{HTTP_HOST} ^example.com [NC] RewriteRule ^(.*)$ http://www.example.com/$1 [L,R=301] R=301 mean ...
Lanah's user avatar
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2 votes

Cannot find a way to update Joomla from 3.3.6

You are probably an Administrator and not the Super User, you can check your account at Users->Manage, that's why you don't have access to all Joomla functions. You can try to manually update Joomla ...
John's user avatar
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2 votes
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No joomla update notification

go to the extensions -> plugins and then find "Quick Icon - Joomla! Update Notification" and enable it.
David Bereihi's user avatar
2 votes

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 ...
Neil Robertson's user avatar
2 votes

Update from 3.9.x to 4.x

Just an FYI that Joomla 3.10-alpha has now been released so the upgrade process can now easily done. Instructions: Go to the Joomla Update Component Options and switch the Update Channel to Testing ...
Lodder's user avatar
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Unable to access /administrator in Joomla on localhost, error 403 forbidden access

You also have .jpa backup file, so why are you taking such a headache of setting up Joomla your self. Create the Site using the backup, follow the following link => https://www.ostraining.com/blog/...
Pratyush's user avatar
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Unable to access /administrator in Joomla on localhost, error 403 forbidden access

A few questions: Are you sure about the permissions on your website? What happens if you remove the .htaccess file from your main Joomla folder (the one that you pasted above)? Will the problem be ...
itoctopus's user avatar
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1 vote

Create an Override for reset.php

You are almost there. You should copy it to: TEMPLATE_NAME/code/com_users/models/reset.php You shouldn't copy it to the html folder (notice that code is there instead of html). Check this official ...
itoctopus's user avatar
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1 vote
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How to add dropdown menu support to Beez template?

Here is a link to an extension in JED http://extensions.joomla.org/extension/ari-ext-menu its a simple drop down menu which is very easily styled, i have used it a number of times.
user2513528's user avatar
1 vote

How do I resolve the conflict between MB2 Portfolio component slider and /media/system/js/mootools-core.js?

People have used the following plug-in to resolve MooTools/JQuery conflicts - http://extensions.joomla.org/extension/jquery-easy - this may provide a quick, temporary fix. Since it is bad practise to ...
RichardB's user avatar
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1 vote

How to override Module js file in Joomla?

You can also do this by including Javascript file in footer so that it will overwrite the file. Create a new file called footer.php in /libraries/joomla/document/html/renderer/ directory: In /...
Joomler's user avatar
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How to override Module js file in Joomla?

If it's your own custom module - go with another answer solution, but if it's not yours - I suggest you to go with JCH Optimizer - free version fully covers your needs.
Alexandr's user avatar
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1 vote

How to override Module js file in Joomla?

Assuming the module is using the following method to import the script: JHtml::_('script', 'path/to/file.js', array(), true); Not using $doc->script() Then you need to copy the file to the ...
Lodder's user avatar
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1 vote

Joomla Media Manager Not working - Server error 500

Your comment above On Chrome this message shows up: The website encountered an error while retrieving inkarri.pt/administrator/index.php?option=com_remoteimage. It may be down for maintenance or ...
Mikan's user avatar
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1 vote

Contact form not sending mail to admin even when php and smtp mail settings were correct

I have faced this kind of problems few times. Once I've had Send From email address in Global Config which was not from native site domain, and Joomla complained "Could not instantiate mail function"....
Mikan's user avatar
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1 vote

Need a login plugin/module without form, only text

Take a look at a small module I added to the JSE GitHub repository: https://github.com/Joomla-StackExchange/loginButton It works exactly as you've described, it shows a login text to guests (can be ...
johanpw's user avatar
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Need a login plugin/module without form, only text

Joomla 2.5 only: In Users -> Groups, create a new user group called "Guest" with Group Parent = Public In Users -> Access Levels, create an Access Level called "Guest" with access for the "Guest" ...
Neil Robertson's user avatar
1 vote

Joomla 3.3.6 Union SQL Issue

A few points: You have really made a rod for your back by not "normalizing" your org table. My strong recommendation is to restructure your org table to have a type column versus three static ...
mickmackusa's user avatar
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