Joomla Menu Re-Ordering

In Joomla, you can change the order that menu’s display in from the Dashboard. In this tutorial we will walk you through this modification. Changing the Menu Order: Login to your Joomla Dashboard. Roll your mouse over Menus, and click the menu you want to modify. In my tests, I selected Main Menu: You will Read More >

What is VirtueMart?

One of the more popular plugins for Joomla is VirtueMart. This free plugin enables your Joomla Content Management System to become a very serviceable and powerful open source e-commerce solution. Like Joomla, VirtueMart is written in PHP and uses a MySQL database for its backend. The following article gives more detail on VirtueMart’s capabilities, then Read More >

How to find your Drupal version number

Once you install the Drupal program onto your hosting account, you may forget which version you have installed over time. This information can be important as certain aspects of the program, modules, etc may be dependent on the version or even sub-version number. This article explains how to locate your Drupal version number quickly and Read More >

311: Fixing the “An unrecoverable error occurred” error in Drupal

When installing a New Drupal installation or upgrading your Drupal you may experience the following error. “An unrecoverable error occurred. The uploaded file likely exceeded the maximum file size (32 MB) that this server supports.” What causes this error? There are several reasons this error may be thrown. There may be an issue with the Read More >

309: How to find your Drupal 7 database name

When you install Drupal 7 using the Softaculous installer tool, settings such as the database name are automatically generated for your installation. Although the database name is listed on the installation information page, most people do not keep track of it. Later on, when performing specific maintenance, troubleshooting, or needing to change something that the Read More >

How to create an image preview style in Drupal 7

After learning how to set the Image Style Preview in the last article, you may need or want a bit more customized image style. Perhaps you want to add a setting between thumbnail and medium, or even one larger than the current large setting. There is a setting in Drupal 7 that allows you to Read More >

308: Making a duplicate Drupal test site

When administering a Drupal site, it’s a good idea to make a duplicate site for testing purposes. This allows the administrator to make large changes to the web site while the existing site is still running. This article will teach how to make a duplicate Drupal site for testing. Steps to make a duplicate Drupal Read More >

310: Setting up a Google analytics module for Drupal 7

Tracking different statistics about your site and visitors can help you with improving your site. This data can help you determine popularity of different pages, whether certain campaigns are bringing in traffic, the best locations for your customers, and much more. Drupal has a module available for you to install and configure so you can Read More >

307: How to install and set up the YouTube module for Drupal 7

Using different social media tools within your site can help improve the quality of the site and overall visitor experience. The YouTube module lets you manage youtube videos in different ways within your site. You will be able to use them as separate file entittes. Below is a list of steps to help you install Read More >