Author Archives: Grimey

Joomla Kickstart Restore – Blank White Page

Moved site from Localhost to Godaddy hosting and after I restored the site I got a completely blank screen in both the front end and backend. The source was completely blank. I found this on that let me see … Continue reading

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Theme cannot be used Gantry Hydrogen WordPress Site

I love blogging in WordPress, but often like Joomla to build sites. I have been playing around with Gantry’s Hydrogen template in Joomla and have been using it to build a new site for myself. My blog is in WordPress … Continue reading

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CSS :not selector – who know…

I never knew this existed. I am pretty sure I could have used it once or twice. Here is what Mozilla has to say about it. I hope this helps someone else out there…  

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Joomla Extension For Pop Ups

Some websites do a great job of getting your attention for a product but gives the user the power to get rid of the popup at their leisure. I stumble upon this site where the developer has created an awesome … Continue reading

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Install Joomla Akeeba Pro – Automated Backups

I have done this before; however, some times you need a re-fresher. I started with Localhost version. My Local Environment is Windows 7 running WAMP. I used “Task Scheduler” to be my local Cron service.  I start by right-clicking on … Continue reading

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Facebook Apps / Joomla Modules No Longer Working

We use a couple of Modules in Joomla that tap into Facebook events. This week these broke. Facebook put out an official statement about cracking down on abuse. Facebook is reviewing all their apps. They are turning off apps … Continue reading

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Responsive IFrame In Joomla 3

This is an issue that I have come across many times and I really liked this last solution I found from this site. I use the JCE pro and had a little trouble following the article, but the author … Continue reading

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Joomla 2.5 Upgrade To 3.X – Use XXAMP Over WAMP

I started a straight forward upgrade of a Joomla 2.5 site to 3.x. You start with with downloading Joomla 3.5.1 first. Click here to download that package. I used Akeeba Kickstart to restore a copy of the site locally in … Continue reading

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Add Petfinder To My Joomla 3.8 Website

Our friend at Bmore Creative, inc. has been doing some updates on his Petfinder module. Here is a peek at his demo. It is plug and play. You just need the Shelter ID and the shelter API code from … Continue reading

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Joomla 3.8 – Error You are not authorised to view this resource.

I got this error because the menu item was set to guest and after a user logged in the error would show. The reason the menu item was set to guest is because I was using it for a login … Continue reading

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