How to migrate a Joomla 1.5 to 2.5 web site

This tutorial assumes you are already logged into your Joomla admin panel In this tutorial we will be using jUpgrade, a third party component by Redcomponent, for upgrading from Joomla 1.5 to 2.5. It is assumed that the jUpgrade component has already been installed 1) First we want to make sure that the Mootools plugin […]
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How to create a database backup of Joomla using phpMyAdmin

You will need to log into cPanel with your supplied username and password. Normally this URL is: http://www.yourdomain.com/cpanel 1) Select the Username field and enter your username 2) Select the Password field and enter your password 3) Next click the Log in button 4) Select the phpMyAdmin icon from the Databases section 5) Choose the […]
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How to download and install the latest version of Joomla

You will need to have Internet access and an open web browser to download the latest version of Joomla 1) Enter http://www.joomla.org in your browser URL and press the Enter key From the Joomla.org web site there are a number of options to allow you to download the latest version of Joomla 2) We will […]
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How to create a RSS feed using your Joomla content

This tutorial assumes you are already logged into your Joomla admin panel 1) To Syndicate the content in your Joomla site, we will need to create a new module. Select the Extensions menu option 2) Then down to Module Manager and click it 3) Now click on the New button 4) Here we need to […]
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How to Manage Modules in Joomla

This tutorial assumes you are already logged into your Joomla admin panel The Module Manager is where you can add and edit modules 1) Select the Extension menu option and then look for the Module Manager 2) Select the Module Manager option Let’s Publish the Latest News module 3) Select the Latest News checkbox and […]
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How to use the Trash Manager in Joomla

This tutorial assumes you are already logged into your Joomla admin panel 1) Select the Content menu option 2) Then down to the Article Manager menu item Let’s select the Administrator Components article 3) Next click on the Trash button Now the Administrator Components article has been moved to the Trash 4) Click on the […]
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How to use the User Manager in Joomla

This tutorial assumes you are already logged into your Joomla admin panel 1) Select the Users menu option 2) Now down to User Manager 3) Let’s create a new user; start by clicking on the New button 4) Click the Name field and enter the users name 5) Next click in the Login Name field […]
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How to prevent new user registration in Joomla

This tutorial assumes you are already logged into your Joomla admin panel 1) Select the Users menu option 2) Now down to User Manager and click Now let’s scroll right 3) Next click on the Options button Here we can change settings relating to user registrations 4) Click No for the Allow User Registration field […]
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How to manage global configurations in Joomla

This tutorial assumes you are already logged into your Joomla admin panel 1) Select the Site menu option 2) Now down to Global Configuration and click Let’s scroll down to view all available settings In the Site Settings area you can change the Site Name, place your Site Offline and a number of other default […]
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How to add contact forms with Rapid Contact in Joomla

This tutorial assumes you are already logged into your Joomla admin panel 1. Select extension menu Item then Down and click to extension manager menu 2. Click Browser button and select Rapid contact module extension >> clickl Open button Next click upload and installation button 3. Then Select the Extension menu Item again and click […]
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