Category Archives: PHP

DIVI Customize Tag Landing Page

Divi’s portfolio modules and projects component make adding the project / portfolio a breeze. I found a short code from Surbma that allowed me to quickly add the project tags to the page. The issue I had is when the … 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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Coding Resource Discovered.

Had a buddy Chris discover a new coding resource. devdocs.io/ I hope this helps someone else out there…  

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Solved – Joomla 3 Localhost – Could not instantiate mail function.

While working on a Joomla site in WAMP I went to test the email and got the following error. Notice Could not instantiate mail function. Here is how I fixed this. This could be the long way, but it worked … Continue reading

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Joomla 3 load examples explained.

This guys post has a nice explination of how to use the results from a select statement. http://www.katcode.com/joomla-database-sql-queries/ Look at number 3. I hope this helps someone else out there…    

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Link Joomla Read More To Another Article – [Solved]

I had section on the home page of a site that displayed the intro text to four services the customer provided; however, we only had one page of services. I wanted to use the read more feature built into Joomla … Continue reading

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Chronoconnectivity V 5 for Joomla Tutorial

I love chronoforms and wondered about reading and displaying the data in such a powerful way. I looked at chronoconnectivity many times but quickly got discouraged. I found simply going through their FAQ was a great start. https://www.chronoengine.com/faqs/72-ccv5.html Next I … Continue reading

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Solved – Chronoforms V5 won’t add database entry because of duplicate id – 1062 – Duplicate entry ’28’ for key ‘PRIMARY’

I had to hard code a URL and pass some parameters to a Chronoform in an article. The form submitted to a database. The form submission was taking the article ID as the form’s unique ID, so I could only … Continue reading

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using Join with Joomla 3 select statement

I took a while to get this right. $db = JFactory::getDbo(); $query = $db->getQuery(true); $query ->select(array(‘a.id’, ‘a.name’, ‘b.user_id’, ‘b.body’)) ->from($db->quoteName(‘#__users’, ‘a’)) ->join(‘INNER’, $db->quoteName(‘#__user_notes’, ‘b’) . ‘ ON (‘ . $db->quoteName(‘a.id’) . ‘ = ‘ . $db->quoteName(‘b.user_id’) . ‘)’) ->where($db->quoteName(‘b.body’) . … Continue reading

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