JotLoaderOM1VA Radio Amateur Pages, 29 Jul 2014 09:20:09 +0000Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Managementen-gbEstonian translation for JotLoader 2.2.1 courtesy of Rivo Zängov (responsible also for Joomla 1.5.x Estonian translation) here it is possible to publish Estonian translation for JotLoader 2.2.1 Site and Admin (suitable for Joomla! 1.5.x). Language installation file you can find on JotLoader download page.

]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentTue, 30 Mar 2010 06:45:36 +0000
JotLoader component improved (ver.2.2.1) version 2.2.1 of JotLoader is now available in download section. One of new functions is possibility to force registration of front-end users before file download. On component settings page can be done some related assignments :

If this option is checked, JotLoader will allow downloading files only for registred users. For unregistred users click on download shall force redirect to processing link (e.g. article containing announcement about compulsory registration or direct link to registration page). When no processing link is set then only short pop-up message is given about this requirement.

Here are implemented also some other new features and improvements:

  • routing for Joomla SEF operation
  • files scanning in front-end
  • page intro text for the list of downloads

]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentSun, 08 Nov 2009 12:04:13 +0000
JotLoader Search Plugin updated Search Plugin for searching download files with standart Joomla search function is now available in updated version 1.0.4. Code changes includes  removing duplicate search results of download files in the case when one download file is assigned to more as one menu item. This new version you can download from Download page.

]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentTue, 22 Sep 2009 17:18:00 +0000
JotLoader Search Plugin available developed JotLoader Search Plugin allows to use standart Joomla 1.5 search framework for searching download files together with other content on the web site. Now it is possible to use specific search for download files inside JotLoader (with settings on Page template)  and/or general search over the entire content of the site. Latest version 1.0.3 you can download from Download page. Special thanks to Nanna Ellegaard for encouragement and support during testing of the new plugin in development stage.

]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentThu, 27 Aug 2009 05:07:10 +0000
JotLoader ver.2.1.1 with improved front-end navigation on users experience with JotLoader component here is published new version 2.1 which is resting on proved structure of ver.2.x line further expanded with new features :

  • fixed order sorting for selected categories (sort by File Title, Downloads, License, Release Date, Author)
  • front-end pagination with default limit in JotLoader Settings and custom limit for each category assignment in the Menu Item definition
  • front-end search function for easy selection through larger amount of presented download files
  • new pagination and search have possibilities to customize their front-end presentation with own templates in Settings
  • localisation to Polish language (thanks to Artur Stępień) for admin and front-end pages
  • other specific changes for easier and safe administration
]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentFri, 03 Jul 2009 13:32:39 +0000
JotLoader ver.2.0.5 maintenance update differencies in class constructors between PHP4 and PHP5 were causing problems in previous 2.0.x versions of JotLoader. In ver.2.0.5 are necessary corrections for proper operation in PHP4 enviroment implemented.

New security concept introduced in ver.2.0.4 is now implemented also during installation
when upgrading from oldier version of JotLoader (1.3.1 and before).

]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentTue, 17 Mar 2009 15:33:24 +0000
JotLoader ver.2.0.4 with extended security and e-mail notification hack on download category or file URL is not allowing unprivileged access to secured items. Security level is set for each download category by menu assignment in standart Joomla administration. With this solution here is no discrepancy between the frontend presentation and security user access settings.

Another new feature of JotLoader ver.2.0.4 is the possibility to notify all changes (adding, updating, changing status, deleting) in the Bug Tracker messages via e-mail. E-mail setting are done in advanced JotLoader settings with assignment of choosen priviledged users e-mail addresses to the notification.

Important Note when you are upgrading from oldier versions (1.2.x,1.3.x) :
Because of new security functions in the version 2.0.4 are old menu links to download categories not more valid. Here is necessary all these menu links to refresh to new version in following manner : go to Administrator/Menu Item Manager and open all menu items which points to download categories and SAVE. After this operation you can see the frontend presentation of assigned categories and files. This is temporary procedure. The final automatic upgrading of related menus shall be added in short time.

]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentWed, 04 Feb 2009 06:26:10 +0000
JotLoader JOOMLA Component, ver.2.0 - New solution with autopublish feature major version of Download component (english/german/french) , allowing administrator operations with groups of files for easier maintenance as well as with possibility to allocate an external directory as root directory for file download.

]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentSun, 14 Dec 2008 13:10:28 +0000
JotLoader JOOMLA Component, ver.1.3 - Multiple assignments to Menus you need on your web site more pages with download files in different layouts with pictures in category description ? Try new version of JotLoader Component which has these features inside. Additionally reworked help pages are included for easier understanding and administration.

]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentFri, 19 Sep 2008 08:06:40 +0000
JotLoader Short Description allows presentation of files exposed on the Joomla site for download in well-arranged layout. Download files can be grouped in categories with own description and customized layout.

Any category can be linked to separate menu item with own format layout. To each download file can be assigned Bug Tracker listing with the possibility for registred users to add new problem descriptions and comments. Site administrator can edit/add/delete any text message as well as change the problem status (pending/closed) from site front-end.

Newest version 1.3.1 is multilanguage version (english/german/french) with multiple assignments to menus and extended formatting. Simple download statistics is provided. Component was tested on Joomla 1.5.3 framework. Version 1.0.3 (english version only, without multiple assignments to menus) is component suited for Joomla 1.0.x.

]]> (Administrator)JotLoader JOOMLA ComponentTue, 16 Sep 2008 11:19:38 +0000