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How to install a Joomla Module or Plugin

The folllowing small tutorial will give you a step by step process to follow for installing any Joomla module via the Joomla installer.

  • 1.Navigate to your Joomla administration panel at yoursite.com/administrator
  • 2.Navigate in the Joomla Backend to: ExtensionsManageTab Upload Package File
  • 3.Click browse and locate the extension.zip on your hard drive (for example mod_wsportfolio.zip)
  • 4.If the zip file is named something with unzipfirst then you must unzip the files, this is important, otherwise the installaton will fail.
  • 5.Click upload and install.
  • 6.After you receive the success message, navigate to: ExtensionsModules or Plugins (depends on the Type you have installed)
  • 7.Ensure that the module or plugin is published, is assigned to a menu item and all of the necessary parameters are configured. For testing purposes you can assign the Module to all Pages.
  • 8.Apply or save the changes you have made.
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