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Tutorial: How to create slider in Joomla

In this article, I will tell you how to create a responsive slider in Joomla. 1. Slider installation Download slider extension by this link. Then, go to the “Extensions -> Extensions manager” in the admin panel, and open “Upload Package File” tab. Choose «joomly_slider.zip» archive and install

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How to correct delete module in Joomla

Most Joomla users usually delete modules from the module manager. It is a wrong way because you don’t delete module completely, just one copy. It can evoke some errors. Read below how to delete module correctly: 1. In the top menu open “Extensions->Manage” and choose the “Manage” tab.

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Joomla module doesn’t save settings

This article is actual for all Joomla modules. If you can’t change the contact form button color or add new markers to the Google map and etc., probably you have delete copy of a module in the “Module manager” and create new one. The “loadmodule” pattern will load

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How to fix Joomla SMTP errors

SMTP connect() failed Errors like “Joomla SMTP connect failed” are mostly evoked by the wrong content in the “SMTP Security” field. Find the right way to follow it there. If you are using Gmail, turn on account access here and unblock captcha here. SMTP authorization errors The following

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How to configure SMTP mail in Joomla

SMTP settings in Joomla This topic shows you how to configure SMTP mail for Joomla. Firstly, open  “System->Global configuration” in the top menu in the admin panel and choose the tab “Server”. Find the “Mail settings” and select SMTP in the “Mailer” drop down list. In the “From

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How to change texts in the Joomly modules

How to change texts in the Joomly Contactus You can find all module texts in the special language files. Contact form extension Joomly Contactus has 3 language files: If you want to change field placeholders or option names (in the module manager), edit: “root/language/en-GB/en-GB.mod_contactus.ini”, or for other languages

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How to change CSS styles in the Joomly modules

For the Callback module you can find CSS styles: “root/modules/mod_joomly_callback/css/callback_default.css” For the Contactus: Classic layot: “root/modules/mod_contactus/css/contactus_form.css” Popup layout: “root/modules/mod_contactus/css/contactus_lightbox.css”

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How to call modal box by a menu item

This topic shows you how to call contact popup form or call me back module by a menu item. 1. Creating menu item Open admin panel and click “Menus -> Main menu -> Add New Menu Item” in the top menu. Type menu item name

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How to add a few forms to an article

This topic shows you how to add a few contact forms (or callback modules) to an article. 1. Creating a few modules Find your module in the Module Manager (“Extensions->Modules”), select it and click “Duplicate”. Or you are able to create the new one, click