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How to load a page with a System Message

You can inject system messages at any point in the page render cycle like so: JFactory::getApplication()->enqueueMessage('My glorious message','error'); The jdoc tag basically creates the place host ...
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3 votes
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Automatic url linking

In TinyMCE (the default editor) and also JCE Editor and probably most editors, a pasted url is automatically changed to a hyperlink if you press the space bar or the return key immediately after the ...
2 votes
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Can I remove the weblinks component if I upgrade from Joomla 3.3 to 3.4?

Weblinks component is not a locked extension and can be uninstalled anyway, even in your current J2.5 site. Update: Note though, that despite the component is allowed to be uninstalled, doing so can ...
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How to remove weblinks component rests after updating from J 3.3 to 3.4?

Before attempting anything below, make sure you have a working backup of your complete site, just in case. FILES: First check for any files in your Joomla installation. Using FTP look at and ...
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2 votes
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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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2 votes
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How to load a page with a System Message

Using Brian's answer (thanks very much @Brian Bolli) and this post - https://stackoverflow.com/questions/19323010/execute-php-function-with-onclick - I figured out how to make the link load a page ...
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Weblink with JCE add &task=weblink.go

A "task" is a class method (function) in a component's controller. In your case, weblink is the controller and go is a method within the controller. Here is a simple and clear tutorial: How to add a ...
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Why doesn't an article appear when following some links?

index.php/2-uncategorised/9-assurance resolves to default menu item, therefore the condition $menu->getActive() == $menu->getDefault() is met. I strongly advise not to hide the component. If ...
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1 vote

Can't get my JS to work on a simple link

this is not a full answer by any means, but are you sure the JQuery is working? I had to use jQuery('selector') instead of $('selector') to make mine work.
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1 vote

Is it possible to open a lightbox in Joomla 3.9 from an external link inside an Epub?

after days of searching I found my answer here : https://stackoverflow.com/questions/15090084/how-to-open-bootstrap-modal-as-soon-as-page-opens-if-modal-id-is-present-in-url On page #2 that I call &...
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Is it possible to open a lightbox in Joomla 3.9 from an external link inside an Epub?

I personally use two extensions to trigger modals depending on requirements - Engagebox (where I can create modals and specify triggers etc) and Regular Labs Modals (where I can specify a class that ...
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Remove Itemid from URL generated from manual links in articles

Joomla needs to have an indication of the menuitem (ie itemid) to know how to display all the stuff around the item being shown - templates, modules etc. It tries to determine the most appropriate ...
1 vote

Removing links from articles in Joomla using MySQL query

As an alternative, you could have opened up your template and used php's native strip_tags function which allows a list of exceptions, so... echo strip_tags($this->item->introtext, '<img>&...
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1 vote

Removing links from articles in Joomla using MySQL query

It appears on review of Christo Kiwi's solution that it only works with a link which has an identical part of which you wish to remove. Based on your example, I suspect that your link is a variable ...
1 vote

Remove Link that is not in menu

One of the best explanations why do we have multiple URLs in Joomla, and how to deal with it, you can find here on JSE: How to deal with Duplicated Content / URLs in Joomla?
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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 ...
1 vote
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New menu items lead to 404 - given bad URL - version 3.4.0

I fixed this error. So I found out that this happens sometimes with peoples Joomla installations and it's most often occuring on Joomla systems that have been migrated from earlier versions. the fix ...
1 vote

How to create an anchor link that points to a Joomla K2 Item

The simpliest way or at least the way I achieve the same goal as you have is using Joomla Content Editor together with K2 Links for JCE plugin. There are also plugins for VirtueMart and other Joomla ...
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