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Disable user registration in Joomla

Use the following steps to disable users from registering and signing up themselves in Joomla. Almost of hackers might try to register themselves as users on the site and try to hack the site, so in some cases when its not required it is essential to turn this feature off.

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CSS Odd even rows

Use the following CSS code to add a style to odd or even div elements or entries: .row{ &:nth-child(odd){   background-color: darken($grey,3%); } &:nth-child(even){ background-color: darken($grey,30%); } }  

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Change permission settings for Joomla users

If you have set up a new Author in Joomla and find that they are not able to log into the Joomla Admin console. There there Permissions settings might not be set up right. Follow these steps to find the User permission settings: Log into joomla Go to Global Configuration…

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Simple but effective .htaccess blocking for IP address

This is a simple but very effective way to block people from accessing folders in your website. Simply create a .htaccess page and place the following code: #Order deny,allow JOE Allow from [user ip address] We use this on most of our website installation to lock access to a website to…

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Joomla security update

Joomla 3.8.6 Security Release is out!

Joomla security release is out,
Low Priority – Core – SQLi vulnerability in User Notes (affecting Joomla 3.5.0 through 3.8.5)

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Display the second or third level menu items in WordPress

Display the second or third level menu items in WordPress. Surprisingly WordPress does not have this feature built into it.

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WordPress 4.9.2 Security and Maintenance Release

Hi All, its been a few months now that WordPress 4.9.2 Security and Maintenance Release has been out. If any users have still not upgraded to this version its a great time to do so now. Do not ignore upgrades , small incremental updates will save you allot of time and money…

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Editing Metadata in a Joomla page

Learn how to edit General site meta-data and also on page meta data in Joomla

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Getting ready for your video shoot

It is important to get you and your team ready for a shoot. The more prepared and organized you are, the higher the quality of your production will turn out during the day of your video shoot. The following is a checklist of some of the basic things you should…

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Joomla web design

Joomla! 3.8.2 Update is out now!

Joomla has just realeased a new version that fixes a few bugs, and addresses some critical security issues. We advise updating to the next stable release as soon as possible. What’s in Joomla! 3.8.2? Joomla! 3.8.2 addresses three security vulnerabilities and over 90 bugs, including: Security Issues Fixed Medium Priority…

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How to recover a Joomla backend password

Normally, you can add, edit and delete users and passwords from the back-end User Manager. To do this, you must be logged in as a member of the Super Administrator group. In some situations, this may not be possible. For example, your site may have been “hacked” and had the…

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Toffy’s enlightening journey of change

It’s been a little more than 20 days since we launched Toffy.com.au which was a massive upgrade from the 3rddesign.com website, which was not just a massive design/graphics change but also a massive shift in the way we think, the way we work, and what we can offer. Our mindset…

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