The following article discusses Joomla component upgrade issues. It aims to explain the cause of the issue, and present a solution. An error has occurred. Copy failed When upgrading an extension in Joomla, the Joomla CMS will attempt to copy new files from the package and replace the existing...

This documentation is written to provide information and guidance if you are seeing a message related to a failing in loading user with ID 42: JUser: :_load: Unable to load user with ID: 42 The reason you see this message is because some items (media, groups, playlists, etc) are assigned to a...

In the HWDMediaShare configuration we have a feature called 'Page management'. This is what we will use to assign modules to just the media item page. Setting up a 'dummy' menu Firstly we need to set up a new menu which will not be used anywhere on the site (if you don't already have one of...

To display a module in an article you must make sure that the plugin 'Content - Load Modules' is published. To do this go to the Plug-in Manager. You need to create a new position for the module that is not any of the actual positions of any template. For example, here I have made up the position...

Seeing a blank screen in HWDMediaShare? Unfortunately this probably means you have PHP errors on your page. You can head over to our forum for support however it is impossible to know what the problem is without knowing information about the error. So, here's what to do. Turn on Error Reporting If...