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How to assign a module to different pages

To assign modules to pages; Joomla 2.5 instructions Log into the Joomla administrator area of your site Select the Extensions menu and Module manager menu Open the module/menu you have created ...
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Joomla menu module - display levels in separate panels

I won't give you code on how to create a such menu, but I will give you an idea that will allow you to create a similar end result. You can create a "Split-Menu", by using 2 menu modules. At the ...
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Where can I find source for Joomla chrome templates?

To override those defaults you just need to place a file called modules.php in a folder called html in your template, e.g.: /templates/[your default template]/html/modules.php. Then you can apply ...
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Where can I find source for Joomla chrome templates?

Found it! Source of joomla chrome styles can be found in: /templates/system/html/modules.php
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How to prevent empty modules from being rendered?

If the module does not return any output (return false), nothing is going to be generated, not even the Module Style / chrome (ref: JDocumentRendererModules works).
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How to know the available module positions on my template?

Joomla Template Manager provides an easy way to reveal the available module positions of the active template on each page. First you have to enable the feature from the backend. From the Admin Menu,...
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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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Using custom image flags with language switcher module

Actually the language siwtcher module gets the flags images from the directory /media/mod_languages/images We can define which image should be used for each language, when creating/editing the ...
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Make module titles linkable

The easiest way to achieve this is to use the free RokCandy. Create a new macro with something like this: Macro: [a link="{link}" target="{target}"]{text}[/a] HTML: <a class="module-title-link" ...
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Make module titles linkable

Take a look at something like RokCandy. Rocket Theme uses this in some of their demos to make module titles clickable. I think NoNumber Snippets could probably do the same job. Just create a "formula" ...
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How to know the available module positions on my template?

A Google images search for "module positions TEMPLATENAME" will often return images with available module positions. This works very well for the default Joomla templates (like Protostar, Beez etc.) ...
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How to run Joomla with local webserver like desktop software/.exe file?

Actually, it is possible to run a local web server from a portable media, even write-protected media like CD and DVD. There are several alternatives, both free and commercial, but you have to check ...
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How to change the modules order of appearance?

What I understand from your question, is that a specific module, which you would like to display it at higher position on the page, before other modules, it is displayed lower. Well, for this there ...
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How to render a component view in a module?

This is code I write time ago for Joomla 1.5, you will need adapt it for jooma 3.x (JRequest -> JInput, ...), and surely there is more elegant way to do this. This is the basic part of module.php My ...
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Getting CSS style to vary with different module instances

I figured out my problems, so I thought I would answer my own question. 1) Different styling for different instances of the same module Don't forget Joomla has unique module ids! And there's an ...
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How can I fix my website's display problems on old Internet Explorer versions?

Ok so I'm assuming you're using a responsive template here which means it will scale down elements using CSS3 media queries which are not supported on older browsers. There are 2 things you need to ...
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Module: Plus User Panel

Here's a couple of ideas. They will give different results, depending on what you prefer: Option 1: Center the login box on the screen: Try adding this to your CSS to center the box on the screen: #...
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How to assign a module to different pages

You can use Advanced Module Manager. With Advanced Module Manager you have the possibility to assign modules to just about anything you want.
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Module classes using bootstrap 3

You can overwrite mod_custom like every module. This feature is new since 3.x. Just copy: modules/mod_custom/tmpl/default.php to templates/YOUR_TEMPLATE/html/mod_custom/default.php and edit ...
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Disable backend modules

You need to go in module manager. By default it shows the Site Modules, you need to filter to show the Administrator modules. You can disable them like the Site modules. Be aware though to not hide ...
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How to display content and modules based on visitor's location?

Advanced Module Manager has a thoughtful set of filters to show modules according several conditions. It can certainly help to dynamically show modules by country, region or state. You can test the ...
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How to add article image to module mod_article_categories?

Yep, I would also do the template override. Fetch the file components/com_content/views/categories/tmpl/default_items.php and copy it to <your_template>/html/com_content/categories/...
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How to add article image to module mod_article_categories?

Solved! I put the code: <?php $images = json_decode($item->images); ?> <img class="image_intro" src="<?php echo $images->image_intro; ?>" alt="<?php echo $images->...
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Create a new macro for listing rockcandy

Create two macros. Only then you can repeat [li][/li], otherwise it won't match with macro. First For <ul> Macro: [list class="{class}"]{content}[/list] HTML: <ul class="{class}">{...
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Protostar: 3 module position horizontally above and below content

Explanation: Lets looks at what we know: Bootstrap is a 12 column grid framework You're trying to implement 3 boxes, divided equally in a row <------------------------span12----------------------...
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How can I assign a module to multiple positions?

One way to do this is to create your master module and put it in a custom module position, for example "master-position". Then create a new Custom HTML module for every location you wish that custom ...
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How can I assign a module to multiple positions?

I am coming back here to post an alternative suggestion, after I came across an extension that could help with site changes, updates, modification, including template change. The extension is called ...
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module to appear below category blog

The category blog is part of the component area in your template, but the module position is different than the component area, by default you can't load a module inside component area (blog layout) ...
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How to show a module on every page?

If you assigned the module to all pages yet it still displays only on one page, then this might be caused by one of the following: You have not cleared your Joomla cache. The module is set to display ...
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PHP: Check if a module is displayed on the current page

After spending some time on checking this within the article component, I just gave up and took another approach. Now I'm actually checking if the module is loaded, within the index.php file. Here ...
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