Content Management Systems

How to install a Module

Modules give Joomla! sites extra functionality by extending the capabilities of Joomla! Modules are small content items that can be displayed anywhere on your...
Ian Carnaghan
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How to install a WordPress Theme on your localhost

Download your chosen Theme Extract the folder of your Theme Copy your Theme folder into the /wp-content/themes/  folder of your local WordPress installation Activate your Theme within your WordPress Admin Panel under Appearance->Themes, there should be an Activate link under the WordPress...
Ian Carnaghan
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How to put a site offline in WordPress

Install the Site Offline or Coming Soon plugin found by visiting this link http://wordpress.org/extend/plugins/site-is-offline-plugin/ Use this plugin to enable/disable site offline mode. When Site offline...
Ian Carnaghan
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Getting Error Page not Found when clicking on a…

We recently installed the WordPress Ecommerce plugin and created a page that links to a specific product, what we did we changed the Permalink...
Ian Carnaghan
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How to remove the top bar in WordPress for…

Edit the functions.php file in within your theme and add the following line to it add_filter( 'show_admin_bar', '__return_false' ); This will remove the top bar when...
Ian Carnaghan
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How to display different menus for logged-in and logged-out…

Add the following snippet of code in your theme to the location where you would like the menu’s to be displayed. <?php if (...
Ian Carnaghan
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How do I upgrade to Joomla! 1.5 ?

Joomla! 1.5 does not provide an upgrade path from earlier versions. Converting an older site to a Joomla! 1.5 site requires creation of a...
Ian Carnaghan
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Removing “Welcome to Frontpage” Joomla! 1.5

STEP 1 Click on “MENUS” and then “MAIN MENU” STEP 2 Select the “HOME” link or “HOME” menu item STEP 3 On the RIGHT...
Ian Carnaghan
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Enabling Legacy Mode in Joomla! 1.5

STEP 1 Click on “Extensions” and then “Plug-In Manager” STEP 2 Click on “System – Legacy” to edit Plug-In   STEP 3 Where “Enabled”...
Ian Carnaghan
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