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Draft: This page shows the content for the ''readme.txt'' file to be distributed inside Joomla! 1.6 full packs
 
Draft: This page shows the content for the ''readme.txt'' file to be distributed inside Joomla! 1.6 full packs
  
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'''1- What is this?'''
 
'''1- What is this?'''
 
*This is a Joomla! installation/upgrade file for version 1.6.x
 
*This is a Joomla! installation/upgrade file for version 1.6.x
*For this version specific changed files see the Changelog: http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/ ...changelog.html (needs a link for 1.6 changelog)
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*Joomla! Official site: http://www.joomla.org
Joomla! Official site: http://www.joomla.org
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*Joomla 1.6 version history - http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_1.6_version_history
 
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*Detailed changes in the Changelog: http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/ ...changelog.html ''(needs a special link for 1.6 changelog file)
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'''2- What is Joomla?'''
 
'''2- What is Joomla?'''
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'''3- Is Joomla for you?'''
 
'''3- Is Joomla for you?'''
*Joomla its the right solution for any content web project:  http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_Is_it_for-me?
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*Joomla its the right solution for any content web project:  http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_Is_it_for-me%3F
 
''Part is already here http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/''
 
''Part is already here http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/''
  
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'''6- What are the limits of Joomla?'''
 
'''6- What are the limits of Joomla?'''
*Joomla sites can be extended in functionalities with extensions that you can create to suite your needs
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*Joomla sites can be extended in functionalities with Extensions that you can create to suite your needs.
 
*There are lots of ready made extensions that you can download and install.
 
*There are lots of ready made extensions that you can download and install.
 
*See the Joomla! Extensions Directory (JED): http://extensions.joomla.org
 
*See the Joomla! Extensions Directory (JED): http://extensions.joomla.org
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*The layout its controlled by templates that you can edit.
 
*The layout its controlled by templates that you can edit.
 
*Joomla Template Tutorial - http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_1.6_Template_Tutorial (as in http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla!_1.5_Template_Tutorial )
 
*Joomla Template Tutorial - http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_1.6_Template_Tutorial (as in http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla!_1.5_Template_Tutorial )
*There are lots of ready made templates that you can download
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*There are lots of ready made templates that you can download.
*See the Joomla Templates Directory: http:// templates .joomla.org
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'''8- Ready to install Joomla?'''
 
'''8- Ready to install Joomla?'''
 
*See minimum requirements here: http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_1.6_technical_requirements (as in http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/technical-requirements.html)
 
*See minimum requirements here: http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_1.6_technical_requirements (as in http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/technical-requirements.html)
*You should start your Joomla experience building your site at a local test server.  
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*Start your Joomla experience building your site at a local test server.  
When ready it can be moved to an online hosting account.
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When ready it can be moved to an on-line hosting account of your choice.
See the URL: http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_1.6_First_install
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See the tutorial: http://docs.joomla.org/Tutorial:Joomla_Local_install
  
  
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'''10- Where can you get support and help?'''
 
'''10- Where can you get support and help?'''
*FAQ
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*FAQ: http://docs.joomla.org/Category:FAQ
*Find help and other users. - http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/create-and-share.html
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*Find help and other users: http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/create-and-share.html
*Joomla Resources Directory (JRD) - http://resources.joomla.org/tos.html
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*Joomla Resources Directory (JRD): http://resources.joomla.org/tos.html
 
*Feel free to post questions at our forums: http://forum.joomla.org
 
*Feel free to post questions at our forums: http://forum.joomla.org
  
  
 
'''11- Already have a site but its not built with Joomla 1.6 ?'''
 
'''11- Already have a site but its not built with Joomla 1.6 ?'''
*Move to the 1.6 experience [Tag line for 1.6 here!]
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*Move to the 1.6 experience ''(Promo Tag line for 1.6 here!)''
*Joomla! 1.6 Overview - http://www.joomla.org/announcements/release-news/4483-joomla-15-overview.html
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*Joomla! 1.6 Overview: http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_1.6_Overview ''( as in http://www.joomla.org/announcements/release-news/4483-joomla-15-overview.html''
*What are the main differences from 1.5 to 1.6? http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_license
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*What are the main differences from 1.5 to 1.6? Table of contents: http://docs.joomla.org/Differences_from_Joomla_1.5_to_Joomla_1.6
*Migrating from 1.5.x to 1.6? Tutorial: http://docs.joomla.org/Tutorial:Migrating_from_Joomla_1.5_to_Joomla_1.6
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*How to migrate from 1.5.x to 1.6? Tutorial: http://docs.joomla.org/Tutorial:Migrating_from_Joomla_1.5_to_Joomla_1.6
 
*Convert an existing Web site to Joomla - http://docs.joomla.org/How_to_Convert_an_existing_Web_site_to_a_Joomla!_Web_site
 
*Convert an existing Web site to Joomla - http://docs.joomla.org/How_to_Convert_an_existing_Web_site_to_a_Joomla!_Web_site
  
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Copyright (C) 2005 - 2010 Open Source Matters. All rights reserved.
 
Copyright (C) 2005 - 2010 Open Source Matters. All rights reserved.
  
GNU General Public License version 2 or later; see License at [[http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_License]]
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GNU General Public License version 2 or later; see License at http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_License
  
  
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*Links must be typed as external links to allow simple copy past when updating the readme.txt file
 
*Links must be typed as external links to allow simple copy past when updating the readme.txt file
 
*Special formats will be lost when text will be pasted to a txt file.
 
*Special formats will be lost when text will be pasted to a txt file.
 
''This will be cleaned up soon''
 
  
 
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Draft: This page shows the content for the readme.txt file to be distributed inside Joomla! 1.6 full packs

readme.txt

1- What is this?

2- What is Joomla?

  • Joomla it's a Content Management System (CMS).
  • It's a free and OpenSource software, distributed under the GNU General Public License version 2 or later
  • This is a simple and powerful web server application and it requires a server with PHP and MySQL to run it. More details here:

http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla.html


3- Is Joomla for you?

Part is already here http://www.joomla.org/about-joomla/


4- How to Find a Joomla! Translation?

  • The Translations Working Group maintains a repository of accredited language packs:

http://community.joomla.org/translations.html

5- Learn Joomla!


6- What are the limits of Joomla?

  • Joomla sites can be extended in functionalities with Extensions that you can create to suite your needs.
  • There are lots of ready made extensions that you can download and install.
  • See the Joomla! Extensions Directory (JED): http://extensions.joomla.org


7- Is it easy to change the layout display?


8- Ready to install Joomla?

When ready it can be moved to an on-line hosting account of your choice. See the tutorial: http://docs.joomla.org/Tutorial:Joomla_Local_install


9- Updates are free!


10- Where can you get support and help?


11- Already have a site but its not built with Joomla 1.6 ?


Get Involved! Joomla its a community developed software, not owned by a corporation.


Copyright (C) 2005 - 2010 Open Source Matters. All rights reserved.

GNU General Public License version 2 or later; see License at http://docs.joomla.org/Joomla_License



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Notes:

  • Some links are only displayed to point to similar pages already created for Joomla 1.5 until the final version of this page
  • In the final version, every links to content pages should point to Joomla docs (need to create several pages)
  • Links must be typed as external links to allow simple copy past when updating the readme.txt file
  • Special formats will be lost when text will be pasted to a txt file.