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How to Find Your Site's .htaccess File in cPanel

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"Where is my .htaccess file?"

This is a problem that we've helped resolve over and over again at OSTraining.

The .htaccess file is absolutely crucial for the correct operation of many sites, whether they're running WordPress, Drupal, Joomla or similar platforms. The .htaccess file controls the URLs for sites and also adds many important security features.

Today, one more user was having...

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September updates

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September was a productive month, with the site getting an overhaul, updates to the themes and general refinements across the board.
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Release of 3.0.10

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Release of 3.0.10

The last stable version vm3.0.8 was 5 months ago. Development has continued during this time, we just spent additional time testing and checking to deliver a more stable version.

We added the ajax script to the cart, so that the new cart is almost like an OPC, you will still add/edit addresses in a separate page. It is backward compatible as long any 3rd party...

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Shika Beta 15 is out with some cool new features!

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As promised, we are happy to announce the release of Shika v.1.0 Beta 15. Besides a ton of fixes, we have managed to merge some pull requests on projects that our services teams have been working on to get some new features in as well. So let's look at what's in there...

Whats new in Shika Beta 15 ?

Ability to delete questions

This was a missing feature. Now you can delete questions from the...

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Mutual Friends v2.2 released for both CB & JomSocial

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We have released a minor updates for plugins "Jomsocial Mutual Friends" and "CB Mutual Friends". We have done some bug fixes and improvements in this version for both the plugins.

For those who don't know what these plugins do here is quick intro for both plugins: Mutual Friends For JomSocial & Community Builder Mutual Friends

  • These plugins let you 'know your common friends'.
  • These plugins...
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Debug Your Mobile Site in Android with Chrome Canary

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Google's Chrome browser includes DevTools, a built-in feature similar to Firebug.

DevTools is really helpful for debugging CSS problems ... on a desktop computer. However, DevTools is not available for mobile devices.

In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to use the Chrome Canary browser to debug CSS on your Android phone. Chrome Canary is a version of the normal Chrome browser, but it...

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Open source has reach, but no influence

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Take a brief look at the web today and you might think open source has a lot of influence: Swift is open source, from Apple. HHVM is open source, from Facebook. Android is open source, from Google....

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How to Upgrade from PayPal Personal to Business

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When people are setting up an e-commerce store, it's common to use PayPal.

Love it or hate, many of us have PayPal accounts and it's the first way that many of us try to accept money.

However, your account may well be showing your personal name rather than your business name. It looks so much more professional to pay "OSTraining" rather than "Steve Burge".

In this video, Topher shows you how...

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Make "Yoonique’s Zoo Element Anywhere" extension syntax work with text field!

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In case you hadn't heard about it yet, the guys at Yoonique have a nice plugin called  Zoo Element Anywhere that lets you insert elements from ZOO items into content anywhere in Joomla.

While using this in one of the projects our services team works on, we discovered that this had some limitations which we needed to get around.

The name of the plugin suggests that this plugin "Zoo Element...

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How to Build a Joomla Site With Gantry 5

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Welcome to the second in our 5-part series on the new Gantry 5 framework from RocketTheme.

In the first post, I gave you a general introduction to Gantry 5. Now it's time to start using Gantry 5 and building websites.

The best way to learn a framework is to work with it, so in this tutorial I'm going to show you how to build a simple Joomla site using Gantry 5.

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