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Joomla 1.7 RC1 uses Random Table Prefix in Database Configuration

Joomla 1.7 – Database Configuration Screen I found the first New Feature in Joomla 1.7 while going through my initial steps of installation. The table prefix field is now prefilled with a randomly generated alphanumeric string instead of a static ‘jos_’.  Random table prefixes help prevent unwanted visitors hacking into your site and retrieving vital… Continue reading Joomla 1.7 RC1 uses Random Table Prefix in Database Configuration

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Joomla 1.6 Help – How to Remove text “Open Source Content Management”

Joomla 1.6 Help –  You can add a site name and site description in your Joomla 1.6 website.  Your site name is defaulted to “Open Source Content Management” which shows up in the top banner of your Joomla 1.6 website.  Here I will show you how to remove this text in your Template Manager, or… Continue reading Joomla 1.6 Help – How to Remove text “Open Source Content Management”

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Joomla 1.6 – Featured Articles Layout Options Not Changing

Joomla 1.6 Help – Trying to change the featured article settings to show 2 columns instead of 3 and the number of articles to show 10 instead of only 4.  I went to the normal place of featured article settings but the frontpage layout still did not change.  It was very puzzling.  What I did… Continue reading Joomla 1.6 – Featured Articles Layout Options Not Changing

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Joomla 1.6 Help – How to Remove Next/Previous Link in Menus

Joomla 1.6 Help –  You can remove the Next and Previous navigational links from your menus.  This is easily accomplished in your Menu Manager and by editing the menu items.  For example: I have a Menu named – Wordpress Menu item of category blog named – Wordpress Themes Currently it’s showing the Next/Previous links for… Continue reading Joomla 1.6 Help – How to Remove Next/Previous Link in Menus