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Joomla turns all menu items to sub-sub-menu items when adding a new one

The issue was down to a problem with a PDO database file MySQL driver, which is why it wasn't replicated on my other 3.5.0 site, which was using MySql. There is a fix here, or it should be patched in ...
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I want to make the menu sticky

Based on the template demo and , I put together a quick solution using jQuery and CSS, but if your template has been customized, this might not work as expected: CSS .fixedMenu { position: fixed;...
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How to detect whether the user is on a specific menu?

You can use the following to display the desired message: $app = JFactory::getApplication(); exist $menu = $app->getMenu(); $title = $menu->getActive()->title; echo 'Welcome to ' . $...
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T3 Mega Menu - How to dynamically populate menu column by tag?

With T3 Mega Menu you can include a module as a menu item as follows: go to Extensions -> Templates and edit your T3 template click on the "Megamenu" button select your Main Menu or similar click ...
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Copying Joomla Menu Items and keeping Module assignements

I needed exactly the same thing so I made a plugin that makes Save as copy work that way. You can find it here: https://github.com/alexxandar/copy-module-assignments
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Change home menu title after login

Best way to do this is to add another menu item, rather than try to change the existing one. Then in menu manager change the access level on the Feature from the default 'Public' to 'Guest'. This ...
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How to get the actual title of a Menu Type object?

Just in case it helps anyone, this is how I achieved it: $menu = $app->getMenu(); $active_item = $menu->getActive(); $loader = function ($menu_type) { $db = \JFactory::getDbo(); $...
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How to remove menu parent from url?

A "clean" way of addressing this problem from within the Joomla is to create the child menu item in a hidden menu, and then reference (in the real menu) the child menu item using a menu item of type "...
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Disabling Menu Recovery Mode for user groups

Thanks to @Irata, I found a option in : Menus (Column Linked Module) > Your module Name > Check Menu And set this option to "No" Hope this help someone else Source : https://www.joomlashack.com/...
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How to have article page use a template other than the one of its category?

Last time I need to get different style depending of the component without using menu, I've used a trick using the Jinput variable $jinput = JFactory::getApplication()->input; $jinput->get('...
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How can I remove front-end Edit button from side menus?

In System -> Global Configuration -> Site -> Frontend Editing you have the choice of: Modules & Menus Modules None
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Get the number of menu elements? (Parents)

A more effective method to get all the menu items that are on the top level (level 1) and part of the menu called "mainmenu" (default menu): // Get default menu - JMenu object $menu = JFactory::...
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Joomla turns all menu items to sub-sub-menu items when adding a new one

I would suggest you to verify Assets Table, because many times that have fixed mysterous problems for me in the past. But unfortunately, there is no free tool for that. The best assests and ...
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Show articles from category and all it's subcategories on homepage

I actually found my answer on another forum. Here is a link to the solution: Articles from multiple categories showing on homepage If you set the Category Sort Order=No Order, the articles will be ...
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Multilingual site: Why do I need the language "all"?

Since version 1.7, Joomla requires Home menu item for 'All' languages, as soon as you enable System - Language Filter plugin and have Language Switcher module published. That menu item can be stored ...
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How to create one page Joomla site?

Any template should work fine with "External URL" menu options linking to appropriate IDs on the page (see example below). You can also create extra IDs in the content where needed by ...
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I want to make the menu sticky

Having done a quick Google search (hint), I believe the Helix 3 templates supports a fixed/sticky header in the Template Options:
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How to Change Color When Tab Clicked

You can use a tool like Firebug or similar for inspect the source code of your page directly in your browser, a tool like this give you information about the CSS selectors and the path to the files. ...
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How to get the next available menu item

You could get the next item using the lft and rgt fields simply by getting the first item with a higher lft value than your current item's rgt value, and only selecting published items. SELECT * FROM ...
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Joomla Administration menu auto-disable in the internal sections

I just tried if it is possible to solve that with a system plugin and it worked :-) You can download the plugin here: https://github.com/fruppel/plg_enableadminmenu/releases Remember to publish the ...
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Joomla Administration menu auto-disable in the internal sections

Yes, this is the reason behind disabling the top menu on edit views. You'll get some people that are performing different tasks in the back-end on different tabs and accidentally navigate to a ...
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Joomla menu disappeared

There is a difference between adding a Menu and editing a Menu Item.
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Load menu module manually in component layout

JModuleHelper::getModules is a handy helper created to load modules in a convenient way. However, it follows certain business rules for CMS consistency. For example, to render modules assigned and ...
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How to add submenus to a menu?

Beez template doesnt support dropdown menu. You can use different templates also if the Beez template is important then you can install menu extension to work with the same template. Some free ...
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I want to hide a menu item to registered users

Please check that in User->Manage->Options that the value of the field Guest User Group is set to Guest.
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I want to hide a menu item to registered users

I know this is an older question, but I stumbled across this asking the same question as above. I was running into the same page display issue with the "Guest" access permission. While the ...
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Link to article changes depending on module

If you link to an article using the WYSIWYG editor's button then it creates a link with a structure such as the following: <a href="index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=2&...
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Create Numbered List of Tagged Articles

Hi you can use these CSS properties: counter-reset, counter-increment. for instance: .tag-category table { counter-reset: section; } .tag-category table tr{ counter-increment: section; } ....
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Hellix3 menu won't display horizontaly stays vertical

you must choose menu from helix template menu option - not from module manager. Go to administrator Extensions/Templates/your helix template and open Go to menu tab and Select Menu (your main menu) ...
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Active menu items on page scroll with fullpage.js

You need to override the output of your menu module. Assuming you are using the Joomla core mod_menu, then: Copy the default.php from modules/mod_menu/tmpl/ Paste it to templates/YOUR_TEMPLATE/html/...
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