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[[File:To extend the rules that can be used by Joomla to validate form input, the following changes are needed:
 
== Step 1: Alter the controller ==
 
In the controller function add these lines:
 
<source lang="php">
$form   = $model->getForm();
$form->addRulePath(JPATH_COMPONENT.'/models/rules');

Step 2: Add the rule files

In the folder models/rules in the component add any rule file you want to use. </source> File:Example.jpg== Step 2: Add the rule files ==

In the folder models/rules in the component add any rule file you want to use. </source>