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Is there a way to display category items in categories listing

I finally solved it myself. I modified my com_contact category default_children template to load another template part (called it catitems): <?php if ($child->numitems > 0 ) : $this->...
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How to query the categories table and get a resultset with my stored order?

In #__categories table ordering field is named as lft. So, this column saves the ordering of the categories. If you want to look more into code side then you can see: administrator/components/...
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Remove Subcategories title and links from bottom of Category blog

Welcome to Stack Exchange. This is controlled in the menu item. You need to: Go into your administration section of Joomla! Click on Menus Go to the menu that you are using e.g. "main menu" ...
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Best way to show a list of categories that shows also all subcategories?

In Joomla 3.x, you could use the Joomla's native Categories module. Your example shows 3 categories, so I would load three modules from within the article, and configure these modules to display the ...
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Best way to show a list of categories that shows also all subcategories?

see link: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/17988998/joomla-get-subcategories-of-custom-parent-category $catID = JRequest::getVar('id'); $categories = JCategories::getInstance('Content'); $cat = $...
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How to hide subcategory titles in category blog and only display the subcategory descriptions

You'll want to override the category blog layout template. Copy all the code from: /components/com_content/views/category/tmpl/blog_children.php and paste into a new file you'll create at: /...
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How can I create a list of subcategories in a category showing 1 article for each subcategory?

I can see a couple of options depending on your situation. Option 1. If you sub-categories are not going to change then you could set up a 'Articles - Category' module for each sub-category. This ...
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Need to display category dropdown for custom component on frontend site using joomla category extension

If I understand well, you want to display the category select in the edit form or in a list view as a filter ? If so, I guess you use a form for that. Just like the docs say about adding category to ...
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Need to display category dropdown for custom component on frontend site using joomla category extension

Here is query that gets data from category table and display using following code: there find com_thirdparty and replace with com_your-component-name $db = JFactory::getDBO(); $query = "SELECT c.id, ...
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