A new version of NorrCompetition has been released. The version 1.8.2 addresses most of the issues that were discovered in the previous versions, brings some improvements and new small features.
With unvote feature you can setup the period during which voters can cancel their vote. To enable this feature 2 things should be set up:
1. Set unvote period in contest tab
2. Enable new rule in permissions tab
3. Enjoy the result
This is small, but handy feature that allows you to display Submit Entry Button right under contest title. When a user clicks on this button he is redirected to the entry form of the current contest.
To enable this feature set Submit Entry Button option to Show under the Entries tab of component options or under the Layout Options tab in the specific contest.
1. Enable new option
2. The new button in the contest
onOpenGraphPreparethat allows to override Open Graph data set by component for category, contest or entry
onVoteResponsethat allows to override vote response data (like message, tooltip data and so on)
onSaveRedirectthat allows to override URL and system message after entry or contest form is saved
JFolder: :delete: Path is not a foldererror during delete of simple type contest
There was a lot of changes in layouts so please check your overrides (if you have any) to be compatible with the latest release. Here is the list of changed files:
To stay compatible to the latest NorrCompetition version the following add-ons has been updated:
We recommend to use the latest versions of Joomla and NorrCompetition to keep your site up-to-date and always perform backup before any update.
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