Category Archives: Joomla

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ChronoForms – 1146 Table ‘XXXXXXXXX.#__chronoengine_forms6_blocks’ doesn’t exist

I moved a Joomla 3.8 site with Chronoforms 6 and I got this error: 1146 Table ‘XXXXXXXXX.#__chronoengine_forms6_blocks’ doesn’t exist I quickly found this post. https://www.chronoengine.com/forums/posts/t104239/1146-table-xxxxxxxxx-chronoengine-forms6-blocks-doesnt-exist I backed up the form. Uninstalled the Chronoforms6 component and plugin. Downloaded the latest versions … Continue reading

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Joomla! 3.8 – A Must-Do Update

I learned since Joomla 1.5 that updating is a must. Make a backup and install the update. You never know unless you try. Today I saw an article that gives a great reason for updating to 3.8….answer is security. For … Continue reading

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Adding A Video To Joomla 3 Article / Page – Using JCE Pro

I needed to add a video to page/article in a Joomla! 3.8 site. I saw the JCE advertises as being able to do this with just a URL. I love the way WordPress embeds YouTube videos and hoped it would … Continue reading

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Create A Custom 404 Page In Joomla

When a site gets moved the old indexed URLs lead to users linking to your site through their search may link to a page that no longer exists. Using Google’s Webmaster Tools you can eliminate old URLs, but in the … Continue reading

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How To Create A Parallax Effect in Gantry

This actually isn’t just for Ganty. It just involves a little CSS. I needed it for a section in a Gantry template, but you can use this anywhere. I got this set up from good old W3Schools so you know … Continue reading

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Solved – 500 Fabrik has generated an incorrect query for the list

I moved a Joomla 3.7.2 site that has a Fabrik application in it to a new host, and when I did I got the “500 Fabrik has generated an incorrect query for the list…” error. I made sure the connection … Continue reading

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CSS Animation – Move And Then Stop

I am a little late to the CSS animation game. I just needed to slide a photo in a few hundred pixels and then have it stop. The following video helped me out. https://www.lynda.com/Edge-Animate-tutorials/Project-overview-plan/149119/161881-4.html I hope this helps someone else … Continue reading

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Joomla Update 3.7.1 Issues – None So Far

The Joomla 3.7.1 update came yesterday and I really wasn’t expecting a new update so fast. I had 1 issue with the 3.7.0 update and T3 Framework plugin, but I upgraded the Framework plug-inĀ  and everything was fixed. I upgraded … Continue reading

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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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