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During the booking process an email is sent to the user to validate their appointment. During the email process if PBBooking is unable to find either a default template or a multi language override this will fail with a 404 not found page. The error message will also contain an Error Code 0: No Multi…Read More
Translating a component is a pretty common part of integrating it into your overall site. Like other Joomla components, PBBooking is translated using language files. Copy the language files from: /components/com_pbbooking/language/en-GB/en-GB.com_pbbooking.ini to /language/xx-XX/xx-XX.com_pbbooking.ini and administrator/components/com_pbbooking/language/en-GB/en-GB.com_pbbooking.ini to administrator/language/xx-XX/xx-XX.com_pbbooking.ini The xx-XX needs to be replaced with your country and language strings. Then just translate the new files…Read More
The Payment Settings have been updated in PBBooking 3.0.0 to use the new Paypal API. This means that if you have been using the previous payment settings with IPN you will need to turn the IPN off, as the functions listening for IPN events no longer exist. To correctly setup Paypal you will require the…Read More
The Google Calendar Sync in PBBooking 3.0.0 is a bit different to previous versions. Previous versions used live integration, while in 3.0.0 I have changed this to a scheduled task. There were two main reasons for this change: Users with a more than 3 or 4 calendars with a lot of events were being disconnected…Read More
PBBooking Always Displays “There is a problem with the booking. Maybe the time has already been booked or you specified an invalid email address.” Error
If you constantly receive this error message there are usually five possible causes. The email address is not valid, or no email address has been specified in the custom fields. Ensure an email address is listed in the custom fields. Another user has since booked the available time or the calendaring hours have changed and…Read More
For PBBooking to send testimonials and reminder emails you need to create a cron job. This can be easily done using cpanel. To set this up do the following. Step 1: Log in to your cpanel. Normally cpanel can be accessed using www.yourdomain.com/cpanel. Your host may have configured a different address for cpanel so if…Read More
The currency symbol is changed in the language files. This will be located in your: path/to/joomla/components/com_pbbooking/language/en-GB/en-GB.com_pbbooking.ini the actual one line you are looking for is line 6. COM_PBBOOKING_CURRENCYSYMBOL Just change to whichever currency symbol you prefer! You may need to use the html entity encoding. In addition the currency symbol position can be specified from…Read More
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