Monthly Archives: April 2016

Solved – Metaudio player in Joomla 3 not displaying file name

I kind of like the way this component  plays. I mean free…who can complain. Metaudio component for Joomla 3 was displaying the file names as the playlist items. Just the way I wanted them. But the other playlist was listing … Continue reading

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Chronoforms 5 – adding attachment to the email action

I recently discover how to use this awesome feature in Chronoforms version 5. In the Email Action >> Basic (tab)  >>  all the way at the bottom below “email template”. There is a field called “Attachment files”. Here you put … Continue reading

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Drop Down menu items blocked by another div or element

Today I was struggling with a Joomla 3.5.1 site and reusing the Protostar template. I added a slide show component and BM Cool Menu module. The sub-menu items were showing behind the slide show. I changed the z-indexes, but that … Continue reading

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Joomla 3.5 site attack – PayPal.zip, pl, php, vu.txt files found in Images directory.

I had to upload a file to a customers Godaddy hosted account and discovered a bunch of unusual files. Below is an example of  a directory in the images folder. On the right there was a folder called “login”. In … Continue reading

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Embed Facebook photo albums into your webpage

So many web clients use Facebook and some of them do it really well. I found this site that helped me quickly added an album to the site. http://facebookgalleria.com I hope this helps someone else out there…  

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Unable to open PDF – Acrobat won’t reinstall or uninstall.

Had a customer call in because she was unable to open PDF’s since a Windows 10 Roll Back. Here are the steps I tried but I would always get the same error around 90% of the reinstall. Uninstalling and Reinstalling … Continue reading

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Using Pantone colors in Illustrator

I needed to use Pantone color swatches and the following link really helped me. https://www.agitraining.com/adobe/illustrator/tutorials/adding-pantone-colors I hope this helps someone else.

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JEExtensions – Killer Free Joomla Extensions

I came across this site today and found a lot of free extensions. http://jextensions.com/ I hope this helps someone else out there…  

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FontAwesome for web icons

I recently purchased a template for joomla site that uses fontAwesome. It was wonderful. Below is link to see how it works and to downloaded it. https://fortawesome.github.io/Font-Awesome/icons/ I found that when I go to edit a custom module with Font … Continue reading

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