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Adding validation in Joomla for post_max_size and memory_limit

Adding validation in Joomla for post_max_size and memory_limit
Hey Guys, In this blog we will see how to handle validation for ‘post_max_size’ and 'memory_limit' in Joomla for file uploads. Sometimes when dealing with file uploads in Joomla or in any PHP frameworks, form post size can exceed the max allowed ‘post_max_size’ (set in php.ini in your server configuration). If the size of post data exceeds post_max...
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Quick Update on Shika LMS - Awesome new changes that you will love!

Quick Update on Shika LMS - Awesome new changes that you will love!

Attention everyone ! Please. No talking between yourselves !! Haha :) did that make you remember your schooling days? Well, even your old class teacher will be blown away by what we have in store for you in the new Beta of Shika. Note that this is not a public beta yet.

The fastest way to get an overview of what's coming is to watch our demo video below!

Rather read about it? Click on read more to see the full details and screenshots

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JBolo v3.1.3 minor update released

JBolo v3.1.3 minor update released
Hey All, We have released a minor update for JBolo. This release v3.1.3 includes following changes.  We suggest you to upgrade to this version. Changelog - Bug #31250 EasySocial activity stream module not getting shown on Facebook theme- Bug #29820 Can not send a message containing only 0. 10 gets sent, 0 does not^ Task #29819 Implement Ajax q...
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Let your images speak for you with Canva plugin for Joomla by Techjoomla!

Let your images speak for you with Canva plugin for Joomla by   Techjoomla!
Someone has rightly said, “A Picture is worth a thousand words”. You can convey a lot through pictures. Creating content is not just about attracting traffic. You need to get them interested in reading your content. When writing content for your website or blog for that matter anything, use of correct pictures can do wonders for you. When scanning ...
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3 ways to do RESTful APIs in Joomla

3 ways to do RESTful APIs in Joomla
There has been a growing trend to start offering RESTful services for any web product, and Joomla is no exception. With Joomla, however, there is no "preferred" way of writing RESTful services so everyone (that includes us) is trying to build their own component and plugin to enable RESTful services in Joomla. We did the very first REST implementat...
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Shika - Changing the face of learning in Joomla. Development updates!

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If you have been following our blog, you will know that we are close to launching a brand new Social Learning system for Joomla.  Its an exciting time for us and development is in full swing! This blog will give you a quick update on where we are.  If you want to know more about Shika - the Social Joomla LMS, read our Labs Post here

We would love to hear your feedback about what you think of the development and UI so far and give us your valuable inputs. 

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Quick2cart brings E-commerce to Seblod

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It gives us great pleasure to announce that a Seblod integration has been developed by one of the members of the community!

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JBolo v 3.1.1 comes with New Easy-Profile Community Extension Integration

Hey Chatters, We are glad to announce the new JBolo version 3.1.1 which now has a new integration option for "Easy-Profile" Community Extension.Easy-Profile component lets you create - Profiled users by creating custom fields. You can choose to create the following types of fields: text, textarea/editor, image, select (dropdown), radio, checkb...
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Joomla: Using JLayout 'Search Tools' on Joomla 3.x at admin backend for list views

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Are you building admin list-view in your Joomla Extension? Do you want to include Search Tools in your Joomla 3.x extension? Here is a quick guide to doing so in easy steps.

First, we will check the folder structure needed, and then we will see sample code.

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Getting back your DISQUS comments after a site migration

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Lot of us love to have DISQUS comments on our sites. It's one of those hosted commenting systems that adds virality to all content and comments on your site. Techjoomla uses DISQUS too, and during our recent site upgrade we had a challenge ensuring that our comments get carried over since the migration meant that the links/URLs to all our pages got...
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Using Joomla logging to easily debug MySQL issues

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Sometimes, you might have operations like crons running PHP scripts behind the scenes. If there are any errors in it, it can become difficult to debug them since they might not affect the entire website. Whether you are doing this with any PHP framework or in a Joomla component, logging can help you debug such issues.Here is how you can use Joomla'...
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Adding sidebar filters in your extension Joomla 3.0 style

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Joomla 3.0 introduces an awesome Bootstrapped UI in the backend. As part of the standardization introduced to make Joomla easier for end users, its expected that list filters are shown on the left. Its imperative that you get your extensions to start following this UI standardization or your extension will stick out like a sore thumb! Here's a blog...
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JGive v1.5.2 released

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JGive 1.5.2 is available for download to subscribers. This release fixes the bugs reported in version 1.5.1 and adds up some changes. Below is a changelog for the same. Compatible with Joomla! 2.5.x & 3.0.x PHP 5.3 or higher is needed Changelog for JGive v1.5.2 - Bugs fixed #19249 Wrong ids in campaign promoter filter options #19250 Fatal error...
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Is Joomla a Good Choice to Build Intranets?

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Intranets need a unique combination of features. If you are thinking about building an Intranet for your company, several requirements will come to the fore. To decide on what platform works best for you, you need to analyse these requirements & then evaluate systems based on that & of course the cost of procurement, implementation & ma...
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Rolling out CSS/JavaScript changes with heavy browser caching

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Most of us have been in this scenario. We have spent hours tweaking our Joomla site using numerous tools like Google Page Speed, YSlow and made those adjustments to shelve those important milliseconds from page load times. You've added gzip, Joomla caching and also enabled month long caching via the .htaccess file. The site now works fast. Cool!

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