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Google Maps by Reumer Popular Plugin

Plugin for displaying one or more Google Maps within content-items, modules or components of Joomla 1.5.x (native), 2.5.x and 3.x.

A new release 3.2 of the Joomla plugin Google Maps is available that restores the kml proxy feature in a secure way that was removed in the previous version because of security risks. Also it solves some problems for responsive templates.
The new version has the following new features:
* Added language possibilities for GeoXML and gotoaddress form
* Open infowindow in KML by parameter (GeoXML)

Solves the following errors:
* New authorisation for Twitter
* Security risks in kml proxy
* Problem of standalone Joomla application for kml proxy, twitter and css settings
* Problem with clouds
* Standard use Google Maps API version stable instead of development
* Support for language with multiple dialects (Portugese/Chinese)
* Problem with zoom and center in lightbox
* Solves problems with responsive templates

This version will automatically update in 2.5 and 3.x.
If you want to upgrade from version 2.x then:
1. Install the new version 3.1. This is a new plugin, it does not replace the version 2.x plugin!
2. Do not open the plugin configuration! First you need to enable the new system plugin called "System - Google Map" in the list of plugins by clicking the red dot in the status column. This is the only way to copy all your parameters from the old plugin to the new one!
3. After enabling the plugin in the correct way (point 2) you can check if the settings of the old plugin are copied correctly by opening the new plugin configuration settings.
4. After that you can disable the old system plugin called "Google Map"

Language support available for all the parameters: English, French, Italian, Spanish and Swedish.
Please send me language files so I can add them to the plugin. Goto my website to contact me.

Look at the demo site first for documentation. If you've problems please do the checklist on the site:

If this doesn't help or you have questions or new wishes please fill in the form on my website with an url that shows the problem and version of the plugin and Joomla.

{mosmap width='500'|height='400'|lat='52.052312'|lon='4.447141'| zoom='3'|text='svDWO'}
(when editing article goto html view to remove returns or < br /> when you copy this example)

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Reviews: 1
Very good plugin with lots of options and settings that fully reveals the possibilities of Google maps.
Reviews: 1
The plugin is rich, complete, and offers many opportunities.
The support is quick, knowledgeable and very courteous
Reviews: 1
This plugin just does what it advertises. Add it to your site and it works.

Support is great. I had an issue with the styling of the info windows in combination with my template. I sent Mike a mail and in no time he had a solution.

Great plugin, great support. What more do you want?
Reviews: 4
Just upgraded my site from 2.5 to 3 and installed with no issues.. Great work and Great addition to any site needing a map system that has bespoke info.
Reviews: 36
Yikes - perfect. Fast rendering. Lightweight.

It took me a little while to get used to handling a plugin with joomla {bracket code} - but this worked first time, after being frustrated by several modules.
Outstanding plugin.
Reviews: 5
The must have plugin for Google Map. A lot of options but very easy to configure. In addition : a very prompt and efficient support. Thank you Mike
Reviews: 4
I'm using this tool on my websites and i'm very happy with it. It's very easy to make it work and if needed we can customize a lot of items about the map, so i think is a very complete extension.

Had a bug with joomla 3.2, requested support and soon after a reply with a solution that worked, clean and simple. I recommend.
Reviews: 1
I am new to Joomla, but I like this plugin very much, easy setup, easy use. All my troubles with plugin was results of my bad qualification. GodLike support not with only plugin. Thanks Mike
Reviews: 1
This tool enabled me to display my custom google map on my site. I had some difficulty making it work but the support given was fast and accurate. Even though I felt a bit out of my depth I had it up an runnning just how I wanted it.

Thanks very much
Reviews: 2
I have been using this Google Maps plugin for my US travel website, and i love it. After the initial learning curve (about 2 hours, and I'm not really a pro developer), the extension worked really well, and I began to play with its many features.

An early support mail was replied with a totally adequate answer in a few hours on a weekend day, which clearly exceeded my expectation.

In a nutshell, I warmly recommend this extension.
Reviews: 4
I am using this excellent extension together with Seblod CCK to display Maps on Forms & Content Types by using HTML overwrites of the Content View.
Reviews: 1
I've used this extension in my website and it works great! The parameters you can define make it the best google maps extension I've used. I had a little problem and asked for help and the author quickly answered and helped me solving the problem.
The only thing that is missing is a way for the user to click on a location and use it either to save in database or use later in the website.

Thank you for this great plugin!
Reviews: 3
This is a fabulous little extension and is backed by prompt and knowledgeable support from Mike Reumer and the team.
Reviews: 10
It's a litte complicated to use the parameters at first, but easy to use.
Reviews: 4
Great to work with a plugin which has loads of documentation, examples, and is clear and straight forward...

Thanks for the quick email support.
Reviews: 11
Versatile, flexible and cross-browser compatible. Don't loose your time to look for another plugin this is the one you will probably need. Lot documentation available for help to well integrate your Maps. A bunch of settings for perfect customization.
Reviews: 3
Great Extension, excellent and immediately support. Thanks Mike
Reviews: 1
Excellent. Works as expected.
Immediate support.
Reviews: 1
I'm just surprised by how well this extension works. This is the best google maps extension you'd be able to find out there.

Had a problem and in less than a day I had a new version on my mail and everything working like a charm. By far the best support. And free!
Reviews: 4
Really great extension. Happy to use it. It saves my time and labor. Recommended. Anyone can try this one :)
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