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The Joomla Popin Window is a plugin which allows you to quickly and easily create a Joomla popin window. The window is like a small popup, however it is not blocked by popup blockers. This plugin is useful to boost ypur newsletter subscriptions, to invite your users to participate in a survey, possibly to popin a window which allows users to play a sample of your music or to quickly attract attention to some new functionality of your site.
Update 1: Mambot has been updated to make it only show only once each time you visit a site (session aware).
Update 2: IE7 problems fixed
Update 3: Ability to choose whether to show to All Users, Logged in Users only, or Logged out users only.

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The Joomla Popin Window is a plugin which allows you to quickly and easily create a Joomla popin window. The window is like a small popup, however it is not blocked by popup blockers. This plugin is useful to boost ypur newsletter subscriptions, to invite your users to participate in a survey, possibly to popin a window which allows users to play a sample of your music or to quickly attract attention to some new functionality of your site.
Update 1: Mambot has been updated to make it only show only once each time you visit a site (session aware).
Update 2: IE7 problems fixed
Update 3: Ability to choose whether to show to All Users, Logged in Users only, or Logged out users only.


I rarely bother to give bad reviews but this one takes the cake. Especially when you have to pay for it. I gave them every chance to help me out with the problems of this plug which are many. Including, popping up behind my articles, icon for closing the popup not working in mozilla, unable to have it open at the top formatting of images/text nor working and more.



So, as they suggested, I posted in their forum for help. Nothing, happened. So I emailed someone a week or so later. I can't remember if I got an immediate response within a day or so that someone would look into it and then nothing. I emailed a month later and still nothing from anyone to help me.



I downloaded Moo Popup and it worked like a charm. Sorry guys, but you all really need to support something that you ask people to pay you something for it.


Great and Simple !!


Posted on 28 October 2010

It's really easy to use, you can create a regular article, to copy the html code and past it in the plugin and all function.



Thanks and congratulations, it's a good gift !!


I Never Comment


Posted on 07 March 2010

This poor plugin isn't plug and play. When it did it wasn't I.E. compliant. As the title said,I never comment. When a plugin is bad enough to make me waste my time to install, uninstall, then hate on in forum. That says it all!!! Please do not clutter up the extension page with substandard extensions. MOOPopup is next on my trial by fire. This extension will not earn a second chance!!!!

Owner's reply: Its a pity it didn't work out for you ... flaming it so badly though is a bit over the top in my opinion. You could have asked for help on the forums, and we'd have given you a shot at helping.

If only all other joomla extensions worked as easily and simply as this one has... life would be wonderful.



A cracking plugin that has increased my newsletter sign-up by 30% in three months.



I cannot recommend this plugin highly enough. It works, its easy to install, its easy to maintain and the support is fast and professional.



What more can I say - if you need a popup on your website, this is the one to go for.


Nice, simple, lightweight.

Ultimately I had to uninstall because won't work in IE (IE's the dreaded html parsing error).

(sidenote: 'compatibility mode' in IE8 sometimes solves this but not in this case)

(sidenote2: IE can suck it!)



Also, I share dkartuzinski's thought that some simple directions (either during install or in the plugin manager) would be nice.



Otherwise, a nice little plugin :)


Good, but not for IE.


Posted on 14 March 2009

It could be the best popup extension, but until they don't fix IE html compatibility, it will not. Such a shame.



In the meanwhile I'm going with MOOPopup.



Note: It DOESN'T require registration to download.


Very nice


Posted on 13 September 2008

Very simple to use - does what it says it will. Would like to see transparent pop in like previous reviewer commented on, but overall, this plugin is very very nice. Good work!


simplicity is key


Posted on 11 August 2008

I really like this plugin.

it is very easy to install and set up.

The forums are there, but with 1 or 2 topics are next to useless.

I do admit the author responds to all comments right away.

I would live to see a trasnparency on the background of the popin.

besides that is very cutomizable.



Something this extension misses is that You cannot embed modules in it.

but overall works like a charm.

Owner's reply: The forums are a very recent addition to the site (August 2008), hopefully people will start asking their question and more answers will be available.

This is the perfect solution for my site to increase my newsletter subscribers. It works great in firefox but when you add any html it crashes internet explorer. The html I was using was not complicated at all...one picture no text. If the developer can figure out a way to fix this issue and have an image work I will support him with a beer anytime he wants!

Owner's reply: I've tested the popin with images, and it works in my tests. Unfortunately, since the plugin accepts any HTML, and all websites are different, it is hard to actually determine whether the crashing of IE is coming from the plugin per se, or something else!

This is a pretty well put together plugin. The support was great and the programmer was quick to answer my questions, including three times in one day!

I used Joomla 1.5 and I would only add the following instructions to those like me, who sometimes don't see the obvious!

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1. Install the plug in, like a normal plugin.

2. Go to the Plug in and within the HTML area for code - put THERE what text or images you want to have as a pop up (or popin!).

3. Create an Article, put as the article "{popin}" - just {popin} not the quotes - publish the article to the page you want the popup to occur.

4. Ensure that the Article is published to a working module position.

5. Voila! It should work perfectly.

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It works great for users. If you are developing it and rechecking and rechecking, it sometimes seems to lose count so to speak and I would reboot your computer if something isn't changing like you think it should.

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Five stars otherwise, thanks.

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- DK

ps. I bought the man a beer! I recommend you do so as well.

DC MoneyBookers Payment

DC MoneyBookers Payment

Free | Payment Gateway | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
93
2 reviews
This Joomla module is a very customizable module to enable Skrill MoneyBookers Payments on your Joomla website. Allows you to choose whether to display a Skrill MoneyBookers logo or your own text; Customizable MoneyBookers email / notification email; Selectable Currency for Payment; Amount of money for payment; Choice of text for Submit button e.g. Donate, Pay Now; CSS aware for customizable style of module
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DC Facebook Like Popup

DC Facebook Like Popup

Free | Social Display | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
93
1 review
Getting Facebook Fans on your homepage is a natural extension to the success of your website. A proven way to increase Facebook fans is having a popup with your Facebook page when users visit your website. This plugin is a very simple plugin which will quickly boost your Facebook fans. These are some of the great features of the Facebook Popup Popups up with an overlay such that it becomes very prominent to encourage your visitions to become fans Customizable "Follow us on Facebook" title Can show it to guests only, logged in users, or ALL Configurable date to sets cookie so that users won't have to see this all the time, but only once every few days e.g. every two weeks.
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Easy Joomla Paypal

Easy Joomla Paypal

Free | Payment systems | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
87
18 reviews
This Joomla module is a very customizable module to enable Paypal Donations or Payments on your Joomla website. The module offers the following features: * Allows you to use whether to display a Paypal Image or your own text * Customizable Paypal email * Paypal Name of Organization to send money to * User selectable Currency for Payment * Choose whether to enable timed payments, and choose the frequency of the timed payment (Weekly, Monthly, Annually) * Fixed value or user entered monetary value, with smallest amount of payment possible * Choice of default currency * Choice of text for Submit button e.g. Donate, Pay Now etc. * Return address (URL) when payment is complete * Cancel address (URL) in case payment is cancelled. * CSS aware for customizable style of module Now supports all currencies supported by Paypal API
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DC Gooey Menu

DC Gooey Menu

Free | Menu Systems | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
73
1 review
jQuery Gooey Menu uses the popular "lava lamp" effect to create CSS menus with a moving gooey background effect. Whenever the mouse moves over a menu item, the desired style that indicates the selected menu item follows the mouse to that item, smoothly highlighting the currently active item. Each menu is simply a standard UL list and is very easy to customize, including the gooey effect itself.
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DC Bullet List Accordion Menu

DC Bullet List Accordion Menu

Free | Menu Systems | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
53
1 review
FREE Accordion Menus are hard to come by. DART Creations have just created a free menu module with an accordion effect for Joomla. It is extremely simple to setup and creates a nice accordion effect using jQuery
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Mod HTML

Free | Coding & Scripts Integration | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
42
53 reviews
Mod HTML allows you to add any HTML snippet or JavaScript code to your Joomla Website via a module. There are unlimited uses of Mod HTML. Amongst other things you can use the module to achieve the following results: - mod HTML allows you to add any html or javascript to your modules withought having to change any settings in Joomla. Therefore you don't have to disable your editor to insert an HTML snippet. Just create a mod html module, and insert your HTML or Javascript into this module. - You can copy the module in the Module Manager, for quick clones of an advertisement or banner ad. Also since a large number of advertisments, affiliates, or third party modules come as small HTML snippets, mod html allows you to insert this HTML into your Joomla website without having to mess around with your template. - Another great usage of mod html is to insert Google AdSense into your website. Just copy and paste from your google adsense account page.
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Random Flash

Random Flash

Free | Flash Management | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
0
14 reviews
This module allows you to randomize a number of flash files. Each time your page is reloaded, a random file will be displayed. The module very easy to setup, simple and self-explanatory. Just install, enter the path to the flash files, and other parameters, and you are up and running. If you enter a single file, it will become a simple flash display module.
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Main Menu Images

Main Menu Images

Free | Menu Systems | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
0
14 reviews
This module is a small hack to the default mainmenu module, which removes the text, and displays only the images you select in the menu item parameter. This will enable you to create a menu based on images (only), rather than just text or text + images.
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JooTube

JooTube

Free | Social Media | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
0
0 reviews
JooTube allows you to quickly create a module which randomizes a selection YouTube videos in a module. Simply enter a comma separated list of videos in the module parameters and enable. Also with a support for links right beneath the module (typically for "More Videos").
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DC Google Checkout Donations

DC Google Checkout Donations

Free | Payment systems | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
0
0 reviews
Our module is a very customizable module which allows you to quickly enable Google Checkout Donations or Buy Now items on your Joomla! website. It is very simple to setup, and you can get it up and running in a matter of minutes - just make sure you have created a Google Checkout sell account, make a few options such as button size, names and descriptions of items. Supports multiple buttons for multiple items with different values. Parameters: Google Merchant ID and Merchant Key Donation/Buy Now Name Donation/Buy Now Description The value of the Donation/Buy Now for the item The size of the Buy Now Button Text to solicit payment/donation Google Checkout button style Show or hide What is Google Checkout Sandbox vs Production Google Checkout Edit URL support Google Checkout Redirect URL support Google Checkout Analytics data support
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DC Google Ads

Free | Affiliate Systems | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
0
0 reviews
This plugin allows you to choose where you want to display your Google AdSense. Many plugins have determined spots where your AdSense is displayed. With our plugin, you control where you want your plugin to appear in your content.
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DC What is my IP?

Free | Analytics | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
0
0 reviews
The What is my IP module is a very simple module which simply shows the current IP for the visiting module. It can be used for various reasons, to show people where they are visiting from, maybe if you want to use IP related services, or other uses.
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Load Public Position

Free | Site Access | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
0
0 reviews
The plugin provided here allows you to show a module position only if a user has not registered and logged in. The basic idea is that you can show a specific message to guests, to make sure they register and login. Another example of where this can be used, is to display adverts to guests, while restricting them to subscribed users of your website.
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Mod Who's Online Name

Mod Who's Online Name

Free | Online Status | DART Creations
2.5 3
Score:
0
0 reviews
This module enables you to display the names of the users who are currently logged in to the front-end of your website. It is a hack of the core Joomla "Who's Online" module which displays the name instead of the username for the logged in users. For those who feel that showing the username of a user may be a bit of a security issue, since this could lead to an attack on the credentials of that user, you can choose to show the name instead of the username.
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Popin Window

Version:
1.5.1
Developer:
DART Creations
Date added:
Dec 10 2007
License:
GPLv2 or later
Type:
Free download
Uses updater:
Includes:
Compatibility:
2.5 3
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