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How to upgrade a Joomla 2.5 website to Joomla 3.5.1 and then to 3.7.3

Published: Friday, 04 August 2017

This tutorial details how to upgrade a Joomla 2.5-site to Joomla 3.

Joomla Upgrade Preparation:

1) Backup your site: preferrably with Akeeba. Download the backup file onto your local computer. Dont forget to backup your database as well.

Akeeba was not installed on the site I was working on, soContinue Reading:

How to Install a Movable Type API Plugin (XMLRPC) and configure Blogdesk for Joomla 3

Published: Monday, 24 July 2017

I just upgraded to Joomla-3.5.1 and ofcourse I had to reconfigure Blogdesk.


1) Download the plugin: for Joomla3, download a plugin called XLMRPC: download it here

2) Install and enable the API: Install the package and afterwards you'll notice a new component calledContinue Reading:

How to resolve Joomla Site migration error: 500 JHtml actions dropdown not found

Published: Thursday, 01 December 2016

PROBLEM: I asked this question on the Joomla forum"

Dear sirs

Kindly, help out.

I just moved a Joomla site from server A to B. Site is not accessible on server-A, else I could have used Akeeba to get things done.

Site successfully moved now, backend is accessible, however someContinue Reading:

Joomla ACL Tutorial: how to restrict Joomla users to specific media upload folder

Published: Thursday, 03 November 2016

In this tutorial, I will explain how to setup Joomla users to publish articles, and upload media-content into user/group-specific upload folders.

Joomla's default editor is TinyMCE. We need to install another editor that has options for setting user-specific upload folders.

1) Install JCE: Set JCE as the default editorContinue Reading: