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Introduction

Core Enhancements, Multiple Sites

JMS Multisites extend joomla with Multi Sites and user sharing. This allows multiple domain names or sites to have their own joomla configuration file using the same joomla installation. Possibility to share the users, and extensions like VirtueMart, Community Builder, JomSocial, ...
With this new feature you can share the joomla files and folders to create totally independent web sites.
This simply the maintenance of Joomla as you have only one instance to update for all the websites.
With JMS you can create website based on website template to create new slave site.
A "maintenance" functionality is also provided to help supervising the extension installed in each website with their datamodel and help you fix the potential datamodel errors.
As each website has its own joomla configuration.
You can decide to use:
- One database for all the websites. In this case, you must specify different database table prefix for each websites.
- Two databases (One master database and One slave database). This architecture is advised when you want to install JMS on an existing website and you are limited in the number of databases you can create (or disk space).
- As many databases than there are websites. This is the most flexible architecture where each websites works with its own database. This is generally the architecture adopted by joomla when you create multiple websites.
The content of each website is totally independent. This means that the content (articles, news, forum, users, ...) are NOT shared.

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The setup of each configuration site consists in using the standard joomla installation mechanism.
In the administration of a 'Slave' site, you can re-install/uninstall extension previously installed on the 'Master' site.
The 'Master' site is the one where you have installed the Joomla MultiSite component and where you manage the 'Slave' sites.
Additional controls are performed during the installation/uninstallation of an extension in a 'slave' site.
Before executing the standard joomla installation, it is verified that the extension you request to install has exactly the same name and same version number to avoid inconsistency between all sites.
This additional control is performed to ensure that you will overwrite the current installation with identical files that you originally installed.
On 'slave' site, uninstalling an extension consists in a joomla standard cleanup of the database. The files present on disk for this extension is not deleted to avoid disturb the other sites.

You can also replicate a website into the same database or in different DB to avoid re-installing the extension in each slave site.
On Unix platform, it is also possible to deploy a slave site into a specific folder.

You can also share user and share the content of a limited number of extensions.


The programmer is a genius! Jms2win is for me one of his best achievements. I will conclude by saying that the support is excellent. No fault .. I recommend this product which is a safe bet. Jean-Pierre DIAZ


Very disapointed by this extension which was what I need. Very complicated to built, documentation not enough effective, no posibility to try with localhost and at the end a big bug on no template in frontend


great extension


Posted on 25 February 2014

The possibilities are nearly endless with this extension.

Definitely pays to spend some time watching the tutorials to get the concept. But if you get stuck the support is excellent and very quick.

Would definitely recommend this extension.

Edwin your a star.


I have used this extension for a number of years. In that time I have needed support twice. Their team has been very responsive and fixed my problems quickly and easily.



MultiSites allows for a ton of flexibility and I have never once had an issue with its features or its usability!



Excellent Product!


Great Extension!


Posted on 21 October 2013

This is a very powerful extension. It worked great for me in trying to create different websites for consulates in Atlanta, Orlando, Miami, New York, etc. different cities but needed to be similar but unique in some respects.

The websites are able to share content that I choose by category and can have their unique layouts and images, administration as you wish.

Support and training is always available. I haven't had trouble reaching Edwin in the case of help and he doesn't just explain how to do things, you get a conceptual understanding and hands on guidance in accomplishing whatever task you need.

I recommend this as a professional grade extension and a great experience I have had with it.


I purchased JMS MultiSites along with the 3 hours of installation/support time and I am so thankful I did. Edwin did in 3 hours what I'm not sure I could ever do. I've never seen a developer work so thoroughly and quickly before. His grasp of what we needed and what had to be done to accomplish it was amazing. I would highly recommend this component and the support.



A month later when we had an issue with another component he helped us to sort out the issue that ended up being related to the other component and not JMS.



Purchase the support, it's well with your time and money and he'll teach you more than you can imagine in such a quick amount of time.



Great job Edwin and Thanks!


If you plan to have multiple sites running on the same domain, then you really really need this extension to make your life easier!



Granted - this extension is not a "install and forget" kinda thing - but neither is having 50+ sites running on the same shared Joomla code. But if you make the effort, and read the manual to know how to use it correctly, you will find it is really worth it and save yourself a lot of time.



Support is excellent - both in the forums and the paid assistance.



Can't say enough good about the extension and the developer, and feel sorry for those who do not bother to check out the requirements before buying and complaining.


the component is too hard to use, and also very very buggy, hard to config. Very bad support as well. They never excuse their bad coding styles, and won't refund you once purchase..... think over before you purchase, this is definitely a scam component, not worth your penny.


Scam at its best


Posted on 17 August 2013

Purchased this product for joomla 2.5 and installed on my site. Came to find out that it doesn't work for joomla 2.5.11 after the fact. No warnings til I decided to ask paypal to investigate. They quickly put a text at the very top that says it doesn't work with all joomla 2.5 version..Then seller wants me to upgrade for an additional amount. Total scam!

Owner's reply: This is false.
The latest JMS 1.3.x works on all Joomla 2.5 and 3.x version.
This person purchased the old JMS 1.2.x that is working on Joomla 1.5 till 2.5.9 and a red warning message clearly show that.
This red message exists for april 2013 when joomla 2.5.10 changed the functionality of the Joomla installer and introduced a regression bug that make joomla installer incompatible with older installer.
We reported this regression bug into the joomla bug tracker 30206 and we can just hope that joomla will fix this change of functionality to be compatible with older installer.
http://joomlacode.org/gf/project/joomla/tracker/?action=TrackerItemEdit&tracker_item_id=30206
The solution is to rollback the joomla installer and discard the change of functionality present in J2.5.10 that is a result of a change request from RedComponent for their Red Shop extension version 2
This person never contact us and never replied to our email but complain at paypal to which we have replied and now in joomla where you can read this reply

Running multiple sites can definitely be tedious, which is the reason why I have been looking long and hard for an extension that can help make life easier in this department.



Multi Sites definitely delivers. It was easy to install, the support was great in helping me tweak a few small niggles, and the overall concept works like a charm!

Multisites Single Sign In for domains

Multisites Single Sign In for domains

Paid download | Multiple Sites | Edwin2Win sprlu
2.5 3
Score:
93
6 reviews
This plugin allow the users remain logged when they change from one domain to another one. This extends the apache or IIS http server with the facility to share the session information betwee different domains. This is a plugin must be installed in each websites in which you want to share the login. It can also work with and without Jms Multi Sites. When the extension is installed without Jms Multi Sites, it is required to share the Joomla MySQL tables for the sessions and users between the websites. It is also recommended that you use the same joomla "secret" configuration value in the different websites as it is used to check the data exchanged between the different domains.
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Search / Replace utility

Search / Replace utility

Free | Replace | Edwin2Win sprlu
2.5 3
Score:
48
6 reviews
This a Joomla 1.5, 2.5, 3.0 and 3.1 native system plugin allow to search and replace any content present in a page. You can use basic search/replace and also regular expresion Search/Replace. The Search/Replace statement can also processed from an external file on the disk and not only from parameters in the plugin settings. This feature can be usefull when combined with Jms Multi Sites extension to have specific Search/Replace pattern depending on a website. As this is a system plugin, you can Search and Replace whatever including information in the html header and not only in the content of an article. This can be used for example to replace some keywords that could be placed in "shared articles" and that will be replaced by their specific values in a given website using this Search/Replace plugin. You can also apply the Search/Replace on the URL content and modify the parameters received by Joomla. You can for example use a basic Search/Replace like: [COMPANY] = This is my company [DEALER_NAME] = This is the dealer name But also use Regular expression Search/Replace when starting the "Search" pattern with a tild (~) like hereafter ~#[COMPANY]#i = This is my company The list of Search/Replace can also be provided from external files. You can provide 2 external files with the Search/Replace patterns. For example you could use : * file #1 = {root}/tmp/searchreplace.php * file #2 = {root}/tmp/searchreplace{site_id}.php As you can see, some keywords can be used in the file names. * {root} = the document root directory if the website * {site_id} = the Multisites slave site ID. In this sample, we have use a PHP file extension to allow protect the content of this file. Here it is a sample of file content
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Multi Sites Google Analytics

Multi Sites Google Analytics

Free | Analytics | Edwin2Win sprlu
2.5
Score:
0
1 review
Multi Sites Google Analytics is a free module for Joomla 1.5, 1.6, 1.7 and 2.5 that allows you add into your website the Google Analystics script code. You can choose the type of Google Analytic type (simple, subdomains, multiple domains) as well as the location into the web page (head section or joomla module position). With this joomla module, you can assign different Google Analytics Tracker Identifier (UA-0000000-0) to different domain name. You can also assign a default identifier that will be used any domain name. This Joomla Module is very suitable when you host multiple domain name to the same Joomla website. This module is also works with Joomla Multi Sites. Sample of configuration: * www.domain1.com=UA-0000000-1 * www.domain2.com=UA-0000000-2 * =UA-0000000-3
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Meeting Schedule

Meeting Schedule

Paid download | Events | Edwin2Win sprlu
3
Score:
0
0 reviews
"Meeting Schedule" is the extension that you need to find the meeting date that suits to the greatest number of people. It also allows you to book lunch for the meeting and the choice of the menu. You can also allow or forbid anonymous people to attend at the meetings or to automatically register in joomla the new attendees that have an email address. Private meetings are also possible and can be restricted to preselected users. This extension is composed of a component and a plugin that can display the meetings anywhere. This extension only works on Joomla 3.x and contains the language files for the English, French and Portuguese. It does NOT work on Joomla 2.5 or lower. In the back-end, the main functionalities are: - Create meetings that you can restrict to a limited number of users - For each meeting, you can customize each proposals (columns) in which it is also possible to put any html code in case where you would like to provide a specific look. - Each proposal can have their own list of choices displayed to the users. Each choice provided to the users is also customizable. The choice can be a combo box, radio button, check box and even a free text. - You can also attach to each choices a specific html code that is displayed to the user when he take this choice. For example you can propose to pre-pay a lunch or perform a booking or make reference to an article that provides more info. - The display of the proposals in the front-end can be restricted depending on the user groups. So that, you can create special group of users that will not have the same proposals. For example, you can have a teacher that create several group of students depending on their level. In that way, the teacher can propose several activites depending on the student group and also reserve a special column that will be displayed to the user and only editable by the teacher. That will give him the possibility to publish if the student was present, or publish a score to an evaluation or whatever. - Email notification can be sent automatically when a new attendee is added to a meeting. In the front-end, the main functionalities are: - Possibility to display the list of meetings available. - Possiblity to attend a meeting. Attend to a meeting can be anonymous or requires to have a joomla user account. - Possiblity to automatically create the joomla user account when a pseudo (username) and email are required. When a user is automatically created, an email with a generated password is sent to the user with the information to login into the website. - Possibility to make an alternative proposal to a meeting.
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Multi Sites

Version:
1.3.35
Developer:
Edwin2Win sprlu
Date added:
Jul 27 2008
License:
GPLv2 or later
Type:
Paid download
Uses updater:
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