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An extension is a package that extends your Joomla! installation in some way.  A small selection of extensions is included with the default Joomla! installation but many more are available from the [http://extensions.joomla.org Joomla! Extensions Site].
 
An extension is a package that extends your Joomla! installation in some way.  A small selection of extensions is included with the default Joomla! installation but many more are available from the [http://extensions.joomla.org Joomla! Extensions Site].
  
The term "extension" is generic and the following specific extension types are available:
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The term "extension" is generic and the following specific extension types are available (listed alphabetically):
* [[Template]]
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* [[Module]]
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* [[Component]]
 
* [[Component]]
* [[Plugin]] from Joomla! 1.5.0 onwards (formerly known as Mambots)
 
* [[Mambot]] in Joomla 1.0.x only (in later versions they are referred to as Plugins)
 
 
* [[Language]]
 
* [[Language]]
 
* [[Library]] in Joomla! 1.6 onwards
 
* [[Library]] in Joomla! 1.6 onwards
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* [[Mambot]] in Joomla 1.0.x only (in later versions Mambots are referred to as Plugins)
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* [[Module]]
 
* [[Package]] in Joomla! 1.6 onwards
 
* [[Package]] in Joomla! 1.6 onwards
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* [[Plugin]] from Joomla! 1.5.0 onwards (formerly known as Mambots)
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* [[Template]]

Revision as of 02:53, 19 August 2008

An extension is a package that extends your Joomla! installation in some way. A small selection of extensions is included with the default Joomla! installation but many more are available from the Joomla! Extensions Site.

The term "extension" is generic and the following specific extension types are available (listed alphabetically):