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How To Link To A File From A Content Article?

How To Link To A File From A Content Article?

Postby dorkboy on 23 Oct 2013, 16:37

I have a 2.5.6 Joomla Site.
I am running version 2.1.9 of the Phoca Download component.
I am running version 2.1.6 of the Plug In (and it is enabled)

Initially, I let the Menu Manager generate a link to my file. This worked fine if I selected it from the Main Menu.

I then copied the link it generated into a Content Article. It does not work properly. I get the message "You have no rights to access this category". In the Administrator back-end, I have set ALL my Phoca Download Categories to be Access - "Public". Nothing is selected in the "Access Rights" listbox.

Here is the URL I am using:

?option=com_phocadownload&view=file&id=175

175 is the correct ID of the file I want to link to in the Content Article.

Any suggestions?

Thanks in advance!
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Re: How To Link To A File From A Content Article?

Postby Jan on 26 Oct 2013, 23:31

Hi, hmmm, really no idea what can be wrong, why the link is not the standard from plugin? This should only happen in case, the category cannot be accessed - try to check again, if the file with ID 175 is in the category which is not accessible or not published :idea:

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