Category Archives: Joomla

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Joomla Turn Off PHP Version Warning In The Administrative Area

After upgrading my Joomla sites to 3.7 whenever I log into the back-end I get a warning that my PHP will not be supported in another year. My friend at BMoreCreative showed me to turn this off. Once logged into … Continue reading

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Godaddy CPanel PHP 2m upload_max_filesize – How To Change.

My Joomla install told me the upload_max_filesize is 2M. I changed this in my PHP5.ini file on the server, but this had no effect. I learned later that this takes time to become in effect. A faster way is to … Continue reading

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Joomla 3.7 Upgrade – Law Swift Template – K2 Content Module Displaying All The Posts

I purchased this theme last year and it has been great. I upgraded to Joomla 3.7 and the K2 content modules broke. They would display all the posts at once. I fixed this issue by uninstalling the T3 Framework … Continue reading

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Issues Upgrating to Joomla 3.6 to 3.7 – don’t worry it is safe

I got the notificationĀ  that all my Joomla installs were ready forĀ  the 3.7 update. I started with test sites and then moved my way to my productions sites. I have updated 12 sites so far and no issues. I … Continue reading

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I recently updated virtumart in a Joomla 3.6.5 site and got the following error. 1054 Unknown column ‘product_stockhandle’ in ‘field list’ SQL=UPDATE `#__virtuemart_products` SET `virtuemart_vendor_id`=’1′, It was longer than that, but I needed to fix the site so I don’t … Continue reading

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joomla Forgot your username? page indexed

To get to a customer’s site I Googled it and discovered the User name and Password reset pages are being indexed by Google. They show up as some of the top results. I quickly came across the following article that … Continue reading

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Solved – VirtueMart – Payments, Heidelpay Error Invalid extension update

This was bothering me and I was glad it was a quick fix. The following link took me to my fix. Basically “unpublishing” the “update site” was the ticket. I hope this helps someone else out there…  

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The site ahead contains malware Security error – how to fix

Clients site got the following message when users got to the site. My journey started with the host which was wrong. It was all google this time. Here are the steps to get google to review your site and take … Continue reading

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Have Google Not Take Bad Sites Linking To My Site In Consideration

Watching a Webinar from Sucuri their speaker Alycia Mitchell was asked about blocking bad sites that link to your site. She advised using Google’s Disavow tool. I hope this helps someone else out there…    

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Joomla Virtuemart – Change Sales Price Without Tax Text to What I Want

On a virtuemart project I wanted to show the Sale Price without Tax; however, I just wanted the text to read “Price”. Joomla Language Extension to the rescue. In the admin area go to Extensions >> Language >> Language Overrides. … Continue reading

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