Hi, we are using DOCman RC3 and are just going to update to the current release. The Joomla! version is My question is: Is it possible to search for . Hi, I really miss the docman search function. I know that is is integrated in joomla search now, but this is not working the same as the former docman search. Does anyone know to create or has an extension to search INSIDE documents in DOCman? So far, DOCman can only search through the.

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The assumption is that you have a functional Joomla 1. The main problem with this approach is that you end up with the old Docman files remaining in your installation, taking up searcn for ever. To find out more about the cookies we use and how to delete them, see our Privacy Policy.

Can anyone suggest what the problem might be.

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IT will only search the docman descriptions. That test suggests that there is some table index that is corrupted. You probably encountered the same “problem”. We should note here that for Joomla 1. This item came from the DOCman help forums, and I’m simply relating it here for your reference. It seems a great waste to have set up a document thumbnail, and then not use it in the list. The file to edit is: Ask your hosting provider to sort out the permissions problem. The lines to change are in CASE 1 of the switch statement looks like it should be using Case 2 but you can look into that.

Select New to create a new menu item. This information refers specifically to use of Joomla 1. I know this should go on a Joomla Forum at some point, and at some point we’ll get around to it. Dofman person in the forums got around it this way. DOCman file and directory permissions When DOCan gets installed it often creates problems with file and directory permissions.


Another is to rename seaech offending DOCman directories to something else, FTP them back to your local PC, set the permissions there to writable, and FTP them back to the original directory names in your Joomla installation.

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Joomla and DOCman Versions: OK that’s all we have so far. That’s all folks OK that’s all we have so far.

Then I examined the sql and found that a document must be approved and published to be included in the search result. Unfortunately during the period of development for Joomla 1.

All we did here was manually set the size of the thumbnail required using the width and height attributes of the image in the code. After doing this everthing works fine. This usually solves the problem.

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If you would like the assistance of Channel Digital with the design, development of a Joomla or other web CMS system, databases and software, please contact Channel Digital using our enquiry form. Forum Post Assistant – If you are serious about wanting help, you will use this seacrh to help you post. Hacked tomorrow” Blog http: I want to be able to search the documents. Save the menu item, and from you main menu you should now be able to navigate to the DocMan component, and see your documents available for download.


Suggestions would be appreciated. However when you set jomla a document you have already added an image thumbnail, which might be a JPEG swarch the first page of your document, for example. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

DOCMan Search not finding keywords that appear in documents. The most important is the dmdocuments directory itself, for which you should change the permissions toor something similar, at least during the development phase.

You will need to make several directories writable to allow DOCman to function properly. Frankly the documentation and support of DOCman is a joke, but the component is quite useful, and these three little tips made it quite workable for us. This was fixed by putting the DOCman component link on the main menu Item 2 above. We haven’t bothered to make this configurable, that task can be for someone else.

CMS and website development by Channel Digital. Some recommendbut I doubt it makes any difference. A lot of users have an issue with this version of DOCman crashing, and the most usual fix is well documented in some of the DOCman forums.

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You need to change the code to: Edit the file and look for the line: This is all the content you need to get started. We use cookies to improve our website and your experience when using it.