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Poll component not showing Home link in breadcrumb

With the joomla's default Poll component, when I go to vote, and it takes me to the results page, the Home link disappears from the Breadcrumb navigation. Is there a way to make the breadcrumb ...
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Help needed with joomla template installation

I got a new template which is bit huge as compared to my connection speed (15mb). When I tried the normal way, couldnt use the upload and install it. Since its doing nothing (time out). Is there any ...
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Joomla Server Migration Tool, Script, or Assistant

What Tool, Script, or Assistant provides the easiest way to perform server migration on a Joomla 1.6 website ? I was thinking that I would do the following: Backup Existing Files using FileZilla ...
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what are the best tools for website penetration test?

what are the best tools for CMS website scanning, i want to do complete scanning for Firewall, Sql Injection, Code Injections, monitoring my site all time, fixing bugs, etc., its for Joomla 1.5.
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Joomla 1.5.22 stripping html code from article html editor

If I create a new article in Joomla 1.5.22, and insert some Youtube video embed code (iframe etc) into the article, then press Apply in the HTML editor popup, I get a message like "article text cannot ...
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If I use a joomla hosting provider, am I able to customize the PHP *completely*?

not sure if this is the right place to ask. Joomla is offered by many hosting providers. I have set up joomla 1.7 on my local machine, and I've found a nice template to start with. But I customized ...
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Dynamic content in Joomla - Embedding PHP in Joomla articles

Preface: I recently inherited a website project that my employer had summer interns create. Being non-technical types, they opted for Joomla CMS to create the content. They also opted to make all of ...
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Joomla 1.5 to Wordpress 3.1 migration: how to redirect Joomla's permalinks

I'm migrating a Joomla 1.5 site to a WordPress 3.1 site (I will later update to WP 3.2.x) and I've found the right tool to do it, a plugin called Joomla 1.5 Importer. There is another plugin called ...
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dynamic website development help

I am wondering is there such thing as a WYSIWYG / graphical editor for PHP based website such as Drupal and Joomla? I am from the print world, working with code and database just driving me nuts! ...
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PDF/Print/E-mail icons in custom component in Joomla

I'm trying to add PDF/Print/E-mail icon to my component. The problem is I don't know how.. I search google, found nice articles and discussions, but still can't figure out - What, Where and How to ...
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Joomla 1.6 site cannot add a new extension through admin interface

I'm having a very frustrating problem with my Joomla 1.6 site. I cannot add any new extensions through the admin interface. I have tried to upload the extension, or to use the search folder option or ...
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can mod_rewrite be used for this problem?

We used to have a URL http://www.abc.com/index.php?itemID=144 which is moved to http://www.abc.com/index.php?itemID=1556 we want our users which are hitting the above url(144) to reach to 1556. ...
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Change administrator editor

Is it possible to change the default administration editor in Joomla 1.5? I've tried installing Textile and Markdown editors, but those are only installed for on page editing and not in ...
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Joomla + phoca SEO issues

I'm encoutering a problem in one of my sites that most recent keyword of my site is "jpg" in Google Webmaster tools. I'm using Joomla 1.5.9 and phoca for gallery. How to prevent image extenstions to ...
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Is it possible to install joomla on a windows server?

Is it possible to install joomla on a windows server and what might be the difficulties of going about and doing so. Our client has a windows dedicated box and they want joomla placed on their ...
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XML Parsing Error at 1:1544. Error 4: not well-formed (invalid token)

I have installed Joomla 1.5.22 on a new hosting account, which doesn't have a domain yet, so it's public URL is http://cp-013.micron21.com/~annimac/ A message saying: XML Parsing Error at 1:1544. ...
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I am looking for a Wordpress, Drupal or Joomla plugin

I am looking for Wordpress, Drupal or Joomla plugin similar to this one, with product list and PDF attachments. Does anyone know if there is such a plugin?
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What is HTML:imghack-a [Trj]?

One of my websites (Joomla) is being blocked by Avast when I try to go to the administrator page. I get the message that there is an HTML:imghack-a [Trj] threat. I guess its a trojan, but I cannot ...
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Markdown (or Textile) editor for Joomla

I wonder whether there's any markdown editor similar to one used on StackExchange sites that's pluggable into Joomla CMS? Regular users tend to use rich WYSIWYG as they use Word. They set too many ...
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Why is Joomla based website that was copied off of live server into localhost not showing pictures and throwing 404 error?

I have copied Joomla based website via FTP onto my machine and I am trying to make it run on my localhost which is provided by the latest version of XAMPP. I have exported and imported the DB with no ...
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Joomla change read more link to blog layout id

I have a module with articles created with the displaynews plugin. If I click the read more of the articles they go to the full article. But I want them to go to a category blog layout and scroll to ...
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Tools to convert joomla and wordpress template to Drupal 7 theme?

Is there any tool to convert joomla and wordpress template to Drupal 7 theme?
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Remove readmore titles from joomla

How can I remove the article title from the readmore link in Joomla? I don't have sh404SEF. <?php if ($this->item->readmore_register) : echo JText::_('Register to read more...'); ...
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Joomla Wrapper with auto height to display the content without frame's scrollbar

Is it possible to display the content of other website in my Joomla page (using the "Wrapper" menu item type) with autodetection of its height? I don't know the exact height of the embedded dynamic ...
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Lightbox 2 in Joomla

How can I get lightbox 2 into Joomla? And I mean the real one: http://www.huddletogether.com/projects/lightbox2/ I already have the images, so I just want to add rel="lightbox" to my image link and ...
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Select cms to the construction site with e-learning

I want to suggest me someone who has experienced one cms or component to build website with e-learning
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Componentheading and contentpagetitle joomla

If have a problem with the componentheading and the contentpagetitle. I got a sectionblog for my articles. The title of the page is a componentheading. The title of the articles (intro) is a ...
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How would I setup Joomla to require or bypass authentication based on visitors IP address?

How would I setup Joomla to require or bypass authentication based on visitors IP address? I would like to setup a Joomla website that requires visitors to login, unless they are visiting from a ...
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Joomla: How can I prevent certain user from visiting a certain page?

I have an internal section in my Joomla only for "Registered" users. There they can edit preferences. Multiple users can access the same preferences (different stakeholders). Now I have "smithcorp" ...
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What are the different ways of making a Joomla! website mobile friendly?

I am involved in the development of a number of Joomla! websites and we would like to make these websites mobile friendly. I have done a bit of searching online and I can't seem to find any standard ...
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Joomla: How to create a blog of articles from multiple categories?

I need to gather articles from multiple categories into the single blog feed (the front page and main RSS feed). For example, I need this structure ... Section 1 Category 1.1 Article 1.1.1 (20 ...
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(Joomla 1.6) Template position descriptions don't refresh

I want to change a description of a template position, so when I go to Admin->Extensions->Module Manager I see a different description of a module position in the position list when I edit a module. ...
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Annoying IE6. Black screen with “loading” when youtube is added

I have had this problem for quite some time. It wasn't actually a big issue until lately when one of our conference site has a lot of IE6 users. The black loading screen appears right after I include ...
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What is this logo image?

Can you identify the filename of the logo image (spelling "Abrax") on this homepage? I've having trouble finding it in the offline files I unzipped from the paid template. Thanks.
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Joomla theme only 1 page or module

Hi how can I theme only 1 page or module in joomla 1.5? And I don't mean change the css but change the php file, so I can choose to display the date above the title and not below. This should be very ...
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Joomla theme module without tables

I copied the 'com_content' folder from the 'beez' template to the html folder of my template. So now my content displays with divs and without tables. Now I want to same for my modules I add to the ...
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A good user forum extension for Joomla? [closed]

Does anybody knows a good Joomla user forum extension?
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Joomla 1.5 admin section blank

I've just installed Joomla 1.5.22, and after I log into Joomla admin, the Joomla logo appears, and the content area with rounded corners appears, but there is no content, and no admin menus. I've ...
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ebay products in my joomla site

I want show ebay products in my joomla site. Please give me your suggestion Or if any step by step instruction guide. Have any joomla extension provide this ??? Thanks
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Joomla Hide Menu Item, or: Using Rich Content as part of the navigation

In my Joomla based web site, I have a two layer main menu. The page layout contains two sections whereas the left one displays the content and the right one displays some other kind of content which ...
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Joomla menu item will not work

I'm trying to setup a new joomla site (first one for me, it's very confusing). I have added a menu item, but the link that it is trying to go to is the "alias", and that isn't resolving correctly (or ...
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Redirect from SSL HTTPS to HTTP (NO SSL)

Many of my visitors have bookmarked my site already with https://mydomain.com. Under the bad advice of a programmer I have put my whole site (Joomla) using SSL. I do not sell anything or provide any ...
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Raw coding vs Joomla / Drupal

Currently my sites pages load in about 500ms. The HTML, CSS, JavaScript, PHP, Python, Perl, and SQL queries are totally not optimised. If I recreate the site using Joomla, will my site slow down?
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Joomla 1.6 — Ready for a Production?

I am redesigning a business website and will be porting it into Joomla. The functionality of the site will be fairly simple. I would like to use Joomla 1.6. Is the new version of Joomla at an ...
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Where can I find Mambo 3 downloads / documentation?

Does anyone know where I could find copies of the Mambo 3.0.x distributions, manuals and (ideally) instructions for upgrading to Mambo 4.x or Joomla? I have an old site implemented in Mambo 3 that ...
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The Joomla 'create a template' tutorial

I've recently downloaded Joomla using an instant download option, and now I'm looking to create my own templates. I went to http://www.siteground.com/tutorials/joomla15/joomla_create_template.htm and ...
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Joomla Sub-Menu Won't Expand

The popular items menu on www.nfpn.org (displayed in right side bar) has sub-menu items defined. When someone navigates to a top-level page that's represented in that menu, I'd like for the child ...
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In Joomla how to change the module mod_news_show_gk3?

How can I change the mod_news_show_gk3 module to: Change the size of the post image. It uses the first image of the post, but it seems to not be resizing the image. Add an extra field: It is ...
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How can I set up private, per-user sections on Joomla?

For this weekend's GiveCamp project, my team has been tasked with adding some functionality to an existing Joomla-powered website for a non-profit. A certain type of user will login, and have access ...
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Joomla 1.6 URL rewrite on IIS7 (removing /index.php/)

Joomla 1.6 was released today and I'm wondering if anyone knows how to get rid of the /index.php/ part? How link looks now: http://www.example.org/index.php/stuff How link would look after URL ...