28Jun2019

Edit contacts on a live Joomla site with Trombinoscope Contacts Pro

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First published June 28, 2019
574 hits - No rating

Trombinoscope Contacts Pro v3.0 introduced a major feature that is missing in Joomla core: the edition of contacts outside the administration console. The extension proposes a solution and to ensure the data is properly secure, there are a few steps to follow.

14Feb2019

Show contact pictures in Smart Search results

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First published August 12, 2015
4243 hits - No rating
Required:
Trombinoscope Extended Trombinoscope Contacts Pro v2.2.1 and over

Search queries return data that has no specific formatting, no matter the kind of data that is returned. Thankfully, the smart search component allows template overrides when it comes to the results' output. Coupled with Trombinoscope Extended, it is possible to show specific contact data in the smart search results... picture included.

04Sep2018

Troubleshoot: Fatal or Class SYW... not found error

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First published April 27, 2017
3318 hits - No rating

The issue

It's been reported a few times that suddenly, after an update, fatal errors or Class not found errors can occur when accessing an extension or a page hosting a Simplify Your Web extension.

Although a major issue (since it may crash the site on some pages), it is easily fixable.

05Aug2018

Create a slideshow of pictures for the contact view

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First published August 04, 2018
1553 hits - No rating

With Trombinoscope Contacts Pro v2.11, it is now possible to show a different picture than the standard contact picture in the contact views created by the extension (for users of Joomla 3.7 and over). Not only that, it is also possible to show several pictures that will automatically display as a slideshow. This tutorial will teach you on how you can easily do just that.

29Jun2018

Troubleshoot missing styles and scripts (access permissions errors)

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First published October 13, 2015
4188 hits - No rating
For:
Any Simplify Your Web extension that has an output display

After installing any of the Simplify Your Web extensions (or after moving the site to a different server with different settings), some users may experience issues with the extension's HTML output. No matter the setup, the output does not look anything like any of the demos or screenshots that the user has seen...

Feelings of disappointment occur (it should work from the start, right?). What is really happening?

This tutorial will help you diagnose the issue (or confirm it) and guide you to help you fix it.

18Feb2018

Create contacts from the Joomla site's frontend

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First published May 01, 2015
7766 hits - No rating
Required:
Trombinoscope Extended Trombinoscope Extended v1.5 and over

There is no contact menu item (or contact view) in Joomla! that allows us to add contacts right from the front end of a site. But there is a way for registered users to create their own contact entry into the system with the help of Trombinoscope Extended and Joomla itself.

Subcategories

This set of articles have been created in order to increase people's awareness about the Simplify Your Web products.
It is aiming to show how those products can be used and point out not-so-well-known functionality.