Utility To Uncompress Your Cpanel Backup

If you need solution to uncompress your CPanel backup in tar.gz format, you can download 7zip. 7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio.
7-Zip is open source software. You can use 7-Zip on any computer, including a computer in a commercial organization. You don’t need to register or pay for 7-Zip. But you can make a donation to support further development of 7-Zip.

Supported formats:

* Packing / unpacking: 7z, ZIP, GZIP, BZIP2 and TAR
* Unpacking only: RAR, CAB, ISO, ARJ, LZH, CHM, MSI, WIM, Z, CPIO, RPM, DEB and NSIS

For ZIP and GZIP formats, 7-Zip provides a compression ratio that is 2-10 % better than the ratio provided by PKZip and WinZip

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Reset Joomla Administrator Password?

Because passwords are stored using a one-way MD5 hash which prevents recovering the password, you cannot recover an existing password, but you can reset it to a new password by editing the password field in the database. In the following directions, you will set the password MD5 value to a known value and then log-in using the password that matches that value. Once logged in, you can change the password again using normal Joomla! user access screens.

Joomla! 1.0.13 Enhanced Password System

Initial tests indicate that the method described here also works with Joomla! 1.0.13 salt-enhanced passwords. This is because Joomla! automatically updates password data from earlier versions to the 1.0.13 format.

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JoomlaXplorer For Joomla Permission Problem

Frustrated because your image gallery component not working right? Whos is nobody-99? Was my web cracked?
You could not change ownership (chown) unless you are root (super dmin). Unix-based OS do not allow chown to be executed by a “normal” user. Most of joomla extension-components will be owned nobody-99 when it uploaded from joomla installer. Mismatched user-ownership causing files could not be chmoded and manipulated properly. To overcome this problem, joomla has introduced joomlaXplorer from its extension-component.

How to install joomlaXplorer ?

1. Download extension com_joomlaxplorer
2. Login your Joomla admin as administrator
3. Select component
4. Select joomlaXplorer