CComment User's Guide

Daniel Dimitrov

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This book covers the use of the CComment extension. It does not cover any other extension available on .

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
What is it all about
CMS compatibility
2. Installation
First time install
Update From previous version
Update from version 5.0
Update from 4.2.1
CompojoomComment 4.1+
JoomlaComment3 and 4.0
Live update
Possible problems and solutions
PHP Fatal error: Maximum execution time of 30 seconds exceeded in …
JFTP::store: Bad response
CComment is not working after an upgrade
Upgrade from Core to PRO version
3. Configuration
Global Config
E-Mail notifications and Mail Queue
Plugin settings
Articles component – com_content
K2 – com_k2
JomSocial – com_community (Pro feature)
Activity Streams and User Points
Profile Wall
Community Builder - com_comprofiler (Pro feature)
User comments
Profile wall
Ninjamonials – com_ninjamonials (Pro feature)
AdsManager – com_adsmanager (Pro feature)
HWDmediashare - com_hwdmediashare (Pro feature)
JPhoto – com_jphoto (Pro feature)
VirtueMart – com_virtuemart (Pro feature)
JEvents – com_jevents (Pro feature)
PhocaDownload – com_phocadownload (Pro feature)
Mtree – com_mtree (Pro feature)
EasyBlog – com_easyblog (Pro feature)
Hotspots - com_hotspots
Docimport³ - com_docimport (Pro feature)
JDownloads - com_jdownloads (Pro feature)
Joomgallery - com_joomgallery (Pro feature)
Matukio - com_matukio
Hikashop - com_hikashop (Pro feature)
DPCalendar - com_dpcalendar (Pro feature)
Docman - com_docman (Pro feature)
Zoo - com_zoo (Pro feature)
Flexicontent - com_flexicontent
Seblod - com_seblod
Redshop - com_redshop (Pro feature)
Cobalt 8 - com_cobalt (Pro feature)
DJ-Catalog2 - com_djcatalog2 (Pro feature)
Joomla Plugins
Content - CComment (joscomment)
Compojoomcomment - AlphaUserPoints Integration
Community - CComment
Latest/most commented module (mod_comments) (Pro feature)
4. Custom fields
5. Import
General Import
JComments (Pro feature)
Komento (Pro feature)
Disqus (Pro feature)
6. FAQ
How to remove powered by?
How to use age-ing time?
Do search engines crawl comments?
Show captcha only for guests?
7. Known issues
8. Customizations
Overriding any ccomment template
Creating a new template
Modifying the E-Mail templates
9. Development
Developing a ccomment plugin
The JPlugin
The CComment plugin
Nameofcomponent.php (content.php, k2.php, docman.php etc)
Plugin events
10. FAQ
Social bookmarks, related articles or whatever content moved below the comments
Difference between Core & Pro versions