Monthly Archives: August 2016

Joomla 3.6.2 – The most recent request was denied because it contained an invalid security token.

When the Joomla 3.6.2 update finalizes I get the following message. The most recent request was denied because it contained an invalid security token. Please refresh the page and try again. I just delete out everything in the URL after … Continue reading

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Install Drupal 8 on WAMP

I wanted to play around with Drupal 8. I often use WAMP and I have also install XAMP. They both work well. WAMP can be a tougher install in my opinion especially on Windows 10. During my Drupal install I … Continue reading

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Joomla 3.6.2 update – Email Cloak Fix

Another Joomla! update just two days after the 3.6.1 update. It is getting stressful to stay on top of all these update and the pitfalls one can encounter. Here are some tips I have come across this morning. Joomla – https://docs.joomla.org/J3.x:Updating_from_an_existing_version … Continue reading

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[Solved] – Akeeba for WordPress – The output directory is not writable

I had to move a WordPress site from a test server to my localhost. When I finished my changes I went to run an Akeeba backup, but got the error that the default directory wasn’t writable. I found this article … Continue reading

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Enforce Password Complexity in Joomla

Well you can learn something new everyday.  I was looking at a proposal that I thought Joomla would be a good fit for. The proposal asked about enforcing password complexity. I wasn’t sure that Joomla 3.6 did this natively, but … Continue reading

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Joomla 3.6.1 update – An error has occurred – Cannot write to log file.

I recently moved a site to a new Godaddy hosting account. I had to move the site manually instead of using Akeeba backup, so I had to make few changes to the configuration.php file. When I got the 3.6.1 available … Continue reading

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Woo Commerce – Not sending emails – Connected to Paypal

  Good video on setting up emails in Woo Commerce. Here is a good article on setting up Paypal Sandbox. Test payments in WooCommerce with the PayPal Sandbox    

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Upload .vcf files in joomla

I wanted vcards or .vcf files to uploaded and downloaded from a joomla site so the customer could update them themselves. I had K2 installed on the site and it was easy for me to download the .vcf file, but … Continue reading

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K2 edit blog button not showing

I am using K2 component on a Joomla site and find it very useful. I was setting up Front-End adding and editing of K2 blog items.  Here is a great video for setting that up. I ran into this issue … Continue reading

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