Hi, we are using DOCman RC3 and are just going to update to the current release. The Joomla! version is My question is: Is it possible to search for . Hi, I really miss the docman search function. I know that is is integrated in joomla search now, but this is not working the same as the former docman search. Does anyone know to create or has an extension to search INSIDE documents in DOCman? So far, DOCman can only search through the.

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Hacked tomorrow” Blog http: Board index All times are UTC. All we did here was manually set the size of the thumbnail required using the width and height attributes of the image in the code. By default DOCman allows you to display an icon by ssarch document. Unfortunately during the period of development for Joomla 1. We haven’t bothered to make this configurable, that task can be for someone else. The main problem with this approach is that you end up with docjan old Docman files remaining in your installation, taking up space for ever.

You need to change the code to: Good luck, and please link to this page if you think it will help others. Joomla and DOCman Versions: Last edited by jciconsult on Mon May 07, However when you set up a document you have already added an image thumbnail, which might be a JPEG of the first page of your document, for example.

This article is to assist developers to get up and running with the DOCman 1. One person in the forums got around it this way. Edit the file and look for the line: The assumption is that you have a functional Joomla 1. This was fixed by putting the DOCman component link on noomla main menu Item 2 above.


DOCman file and directory permissions When DOCan gets installed it often creates problems with file and directory permissions. Save the menu item, and from you main menu you should now be able to navigate to the DocMan component, and see your documents available for download.

I have uploaded and installed the search bot for Docman.

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In the Joomla Administrator backend go to Menu, pick a menu – probably mainmenu, list the items in that menu. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our Aearch Policy.

Ask your hosting provider to sort out the permissions problem. This item came from the DOCman help forums, and I’m simply relating it here for your reference. It seems a great waste to have set up a document thumbnail, and then not use it in the list. Discuss the development and implementation of Joomla! You probably encountered the same “problem”. Can anyone joimla what the problem might be. A couple of work rounds for this are:. That’s all folks OK that’s all we have so far.

We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it. This usually solves the problem. Interesting, I have two web sites.

I can see the correct documents and download the associated files. CMS and website development by Channel Digital.

Select New to create a new menu item. Some recommendbut I doubt it makes any difference.

Help with DOCman for Joomla 1.0 developers

A couple of work rounds for this are: I accept cookies from this site Agree. Another is to rename the offending DOCman directories to something else, FTP them back to your local PC, set the permissions there to writable, and FTP them back to the original directory names in your Joomla installation.


Docmna information refers specifically to use of Joomla 1. I want to be able to search the documents. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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You will need to make several directories writable to allow DOCman to function properly.

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Then I examined the sql and found that a document must be approved and published to be included in the search result. A lot of users have an issue with this version of DOCman crashing, and the most usual fix is well documented in some of the DOCman forums. The most important is the dmdocuments directory itself, for which you should change the permissions toor something similar, at least during the development phase. Project relies on revenue from these advertisements so please consider disabling the ad blocker for this domain.

The search works appropria tely in one but not the other suggesting some form of file corruption. The lines to change are in CASE 1 of the switch statement looks like it should be using Case 2 but you can look into that.

koomla Now you need to add the component item to your menu. DOCMan Search not finding keywords that appear in documents. Forum Post Assistant – If you are serious about wanting help, you will use this tool to help you post. You may also want to look in the DOCman config files like:

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