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A day of networking, presentations, discussions and fun – all around the Joomla content Management System. Registration is essential as seats are limited.

 

A gathering of all Joomla! users in South Africa – end users, managers, administrators, developers and service providers to the Joomla community.   

We would like your feedback about the various Joomla Days

To all the contributors and organisers, especially those of you who have had to fly to Cape Town, my heartiest thanks and appreciation. 
 
It was really great to get together with all Joomla-ites.  
 
Great day and a special thanks for the Joomla security session.

Durban ROCKS!
Thanks for a great 2 days of Joomla info, tips and general brainwashing Very worthwhile. 
Sign me up for 2019!

Thanks for a great Joomla Day on Saturda
I’ve also looked through the disk you gave us from the course … there is a wealth of information and resource on it – thanks!
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4 Facts You Should Know Before Attempting Computer Repair with Joomla Installed

A busted notebook can be a really stressful situation particularly if the notebook in question is used daily and is an significant part your work, school or company. The objective of this guide is to provide you a few things to look at when it is time to receive your laptop fixed. Repair vs. Replacement Among the initial questions that normally come into mind is”Is now a fantastic time to simply purchase a new notebook?” The response to this question is…”It stinks.” Based upon the intensity of your notebook fix, the decreasing costs of the majority of laptops and the era of your broken laptop, it can be a smart option to throw in the towel and then spring to get a new notebook. Repair can be expensive. I tried to do a computer repair in Charlotte NC by visiting local shop there, but prices appeared to be outrageous. A number of the types of repairs which would justify this activity are: A broken LCD display A busted motherboard (beyond component level repair) A badly damaged case These kinds of repairs would be the most expensive (generally ranging from $300 to $700) and factoring how long you’ve had your notebook this

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lthough Joomla has been around since 2005 and is being used by more than 30 million people or businesses, it has yet to really kick off in South Africa.  It will probably be the preferred choice as the Internet and access to the Internet improves since Joomla is simple and user-friendly. The biggest hurdle is finding a way to bring the computers with Internet access and electricity to the people. For now, many rely on their cell phones or Internet cafes to access the net which limits their chances of needing Joomla. AS far as CMS or Content Management Systems are concerned, Joomla is being used by some local government offices and municipalities. In Cape Town, there are more than 10 who have launched their website using this open source CMS and they appear to be very satisfied with it. The Challenges For Joomla in South Africa Internet infrastructure is an even bigger problem than service delivery. Rather than pinpoint Joomla as being the problem, it’s more a case of not being understood so it’s sidestepped. Much of the resistance comes from those who are not computer literate yet in a position of power and authority. Since they don’t see

  • repair 4 Facts You Should Know Before Attempting Computer Repair with Joomla Installed

    A busted notebook can be a really stressful situation particularly if the notebook in question is used daily and is an significant part your work, school or company. The objective of this guide is to provide you a few things to look at when it is time to receive your laptop fixed.

    Repair vs. Replacement

    Among the initial questions that normally come into mind is”Is now a fantastic time to simply purchase a new notebook?” The response to this question is…”It stinks.” Based upon the intensity of your notebook fix, the decreasing costs of the majority of laptops and the era of your broken laptop, it can be a smart option to throw in the towel and then spring to get a new notebook. Repair can be expensive. I tried to do a computer repair in Charlotte NC by visiting local shop there, but prices appeared to be outrageous.

    A number of the types of repairs which would justify this activity are:

    • A broken LCD display
    • A busted motherboard (beyond component level repair)
    • A badly damaged case

    These kinds of repairs would be the most expensive (generally ranging from $300 to $700) and factoring how long you’ve had your notebook this might be a fantastic time to acquire a brand new one.

    Your Info

    Whether you’re replacing your notebook or fixing it, then you still must determine what to do with your information. If you can not turn on your notebook it makes it quite hard to backup your information.

    That’s the reason it’s extremely important to do regular backups of your notebook data to safeguard yourself against this circumstance. This may also provide you a means to get your information while your notebook is getting fixed. Some notebook repair providers provide data backup and retrieval with their repairs. Ensure that you inquire about data retrieval and backup choices when talking with a notebook repair support.

    Along with recovering your information, you also wish to make sure your information is safe and protected with who you decide to fix your notebook computer. With that said, you ought to be certain to pick a respectable repair service to your notebook restoration.

    Repair Price

    I really don’t know about you but I wish to learn how much my notebook repair will cost before I ship it in. This can be a tricky situation cause nearly all notebook repair providers will need to diagnose your notebook to learn what’s no way with it until they give you a cost.

    Even a number of those notebook repair services that offer flat rate fix, don’t cover the components it requires to repair your notebook. If you’re concerned about repair costs, don’t send your notebook to a business which says they will need to diagnose your notebook before providing you a fix price.

    You’re opening yourself up to having a big shock when you learn what the bill will be.

    Not All Of Notebook Repairs are Handled equally

    There are a great deal of notebook repair services which will just replace a significant part instead of fix the affected region which may cost you 3 to 4 times the price.

    For example, let us say you are having trouble with your motherboard. 1 service centre could only replace your motherboard and cost you anywhere from $300 to $700 for just changing a component, when a different notebook repair service centre really takes the time to diagnose the issue and find you have a poor capacitor in your motherboard and fixes the damaged part, saving you the expense of a new motherboard.

    I hope this guide has given you some insight to the area of notebook restoration. So before you opt for a notebook repair service center to deal with your laptop fix, do some study, talk together on the telephone and ask questions.

    The more educated you are about what to expect and what to look for in a laptop repair service that the more you may save.