Joomla · Joomla 1.6

Joomla 1.6 – How to Fix Featured Articles Sorting by Category Name First

Some of you might be having problems sorting your featured articles in Joomla 1.6.  If your featured articles are in multiple categories, Joomla 1.6 defaults to sort by category name first and then article publish date.  This is an easy fix in the Article Manager. For Example:  You have 7 featured articles created in this… Continue reading Joomla 1.6 – How to Fix Featured Articles Sorting by Category Name First

Joomla · Joomla 1.7 · Joomla Setup

Joomla 1.7 – New Article Manager Batch Processing

Joomla 1.7 – Article Manager Batch Processing Keeping in the same theme as my previous post, it seems that most of the content related managers have batch processing implemented.  This makes it a lot easier as an administrator to move and manage content.   Another New Feature is the Article Manager Batch Processing option which is… Continue reading Joomla 1.7 – New Article Manager Batch Processing

Joomla · Joomla Errors

Joomla 1.6 Error – You are not permitted to use that link to directly access that page

Joomla 1.6 Help – Joomla 1.6 has a new security feature that restricts articles to be edited by one user at a time.   This is a great feature if you have a content based website with multiple collaborators.  You do not want 2 people editing the same file at the same time. If in any… Continue reading Joomla 1.6 Error – You are not permitted to use that link to directly access that page

Joomla · Joomla Setup

Joomla Tips – Remove Sample Data in Joomla 1.6 Installation

When you installed Joomla 1.6 on your website you had an option to install Sample Data.  Sample Data is used to help you learn how to add data to your website and see how the data flows.  If you want to remove the Joomla sample data, don’t be looking for that magical button to remove… Continue reading Joomla Tips – Remove Sample Data in Joomla 1.6 Installation

Joomla · Joomla Setup

Joomla 1.6 – Trashed items still showing up on the Frontpage

Although I haven’t had this problem, I know a lot of people are.  Trashed articles are still showing up on the frontpage even though you deleted all the articles from the Article Manager.  Why is this happening?   The problem is that with the new version Joomla 1.6, if you are still logged in as a… Continue reading Joomla 1.6 – Trashed items still showing up on the Frontpage