Category Archives: Joomla

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Gantry 5 – Multi-Column DropDown Menu Item

I needed to make a dropdown menu item in Ganty’s Hydrogen template 2 columns instead of 1 column. I did it once before, but I couldn’t remember. When I figured it out I made this video. I hope this helps … Continue reading

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ChronoForms ChronoConnectivity 5 Example

The real benefit to Chronoforms is it is FREE. I start with installing both ChronoForms and CronoConnectivity from Chronoengine. Go into Chronoforms and create a form. I started one here for customers. I wanted to keep their name, website, and … Continue reading

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Google Tag Manager In Gantry 5 Hydrogen

Was asked by a customers marketing company to add Google’s Tag Manager to their clients website. I wasn’t currently using Google’s Tag Manager, so I decided to look into and apply to my site running a Gantry 5 Hydrogen theme. … Continue reading

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Free Joomla Site And Hosting – Joomla.com

Got a great tip last night from the developer at BMoreCreative inc. He was having issues installing a Beta version of Joomla 4 for development purposes. Then he discovered Joomla.com not .org. I decided to give it a try myself. … Continue reading

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ACYMailing Error 500 Layout listing not found.

I wanted to take this component for a test run. It is always on the top row of “Install from Web” tab. It is a hefty install. When finished I clicked on “Lists” to create a list and got the … Continue reading

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Joomla 3 Image And Links Tab Not Showing

I found a thread in the Joomla Forum about this; however, all their suggestions didn’t help me. https://forum.joomla.org/viewtopic.php?t=949711 I found my answer in the “Article Options” and “Editing Layout” tab. I hope this helps someone else out there…    

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Joomla Site Clean Up Tools

Here is a list of “Tools of the Trade” according to Ben Martin at Sucuri Security. Filezilla (FTP Client) NoScript (Script Blocker) VirtualBox (Virtualization Tool) ublock Origin (Ad Blocker) PHPMyAdmin or Adminer (Database Management) User Agent Switcher Support Forums (ie: … Continue reading

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Using An Image For Joomla Search Button

This should be a really simple thing, but does seem to be. I wanted to use an icon for my search button. In the module I set “Use an Image” to yes, but this did nothing. My first search lead … Continue reading

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Joomla – Fabrik – 0 Unable to connect to the Database:

I had a Fabrik project that I wanted so show someone and when I got there I saw this message. 0 Unable to connect to the Database: This driver is unsupported in PHP 7, please use the MySQLi or PDO … Continue reading

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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 OSTraining.com that let me see … Continue reading

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