Discussions plugin for sh404sef

April 29th, 2012

sh404SEF 3.4.x (Joomla! 2.5) installable plugin for Codingfish Discussions Forum component version 1.5

Developed internally for our own use, in the interests of sharing we have made it available to the wider community.

Requires Anything Digital’s sh404sef component to be installed.

To use it:

1. Install and activate sh404sef 3.4.x component for Joomla 2.5
2. Install this downloaded plugin using the normal Joomla installer.
3. Navigate to the Extensions -> Plugins.
4. Choose ‘sh404sefextplugins in the ‘select type’ filter.
5. Choose the ‘sh404sef – Codingfish Discussions component sh404sef support plugin’ plugin.
6. Select options and set your desired settings.
7. Enable the plugin.
8. Perforn an export of the URL entries for the com_discussions component which you may use to restore if you decide to remove the plugin later.
8. Purge sh404sef urls for the discussions component.
(Optional if links doesn’t refresh or if you wish to start anew with SEF URLs for the Discussions component. Note that this may or may not be desirable!)

We hope that you find this plugin useful.

Tested with:

* Discussions version 1.5
* Joomla! 2.5.4
* sh404SEF 3.4.5 and 3.4.6