Fabrik 3.8.0 Released

Fabrik 3.8.0 is now available for download and is fully compatible with the newly released Joomla 3.8.1.

Fabrik 3.8.0 Highlights:

  • Updated DOMPDF renders
  • Added backend ACL control of CSV export
  • Added Ordering Field Option to Article Plugin
  • Fixed TinyMCE Email List Plugin
  • Fixed Several Javascript Validation Errors
  • Added New onLoaded/onLoadedListData Plugin Hook Prior to List Formation
  • Added Condition to SMS Plugin
  • Added Global Option for Home 404 if Fabrik is Home Page
  • Added Option to Group Mulitpage
  • Updated Default Div Template
  • Updated from JSON.decode() & JSON.encode() to JSON.parse() & JSON.stringify()
  • Fixes Applied to Accommodate new Joomla! Router
  • Improved Rollover() Method for speed
  • Improved Calculations in CSV
  • Fixed Webservice List Plugin
  • Defensive Code Added to Advanced Search, Specialchars Validation, & Tagify()
  • Added Reply-To Setting for Email Cron Plugin
  • Fixed Selector in Upload Element Decloning
  • Added Ability to Use {$my->foo} Placeholders in Query String Filters
  • Added Ability to Limit Decimal Places in Coordinates in Map Bubbles {cords:5}
  • Added getCheckedRowIds() to List JS
  • Added Support for FormField in Joomla! 3.8
  • Updated to Support NameSpacing for Joomla! 3.8
  • Fixed Map Visualization Helper
  • Updated FullCalendar to 3.5.1
  • Added “form-final” Layout to Join Element for Overrides
  • Changed onCanEdit List Plugin to run through normal ACL Handling
  • Joomla! 3.8 Compatibility
  • PHP 7.1 Compatibility

To see all changes, visit the Fabrik Github commit page.

Thank you to all the community members that made contributions since the last version, we appreciate your contributions to the project!

As with any Joomla! extension update, please remember to backup and test your backup before proceeding with the update. Please report any problems you might experience with this new version on our forums.

We encourage you to join our community and Build Something Marvelous!


Fabrik 3.7 Released

Fabrik 3.7 is now available for download and includes serious Security Updates, New Features, Enhancements, and Fixes. The version is fully compatible with the newly released Joomla 3.7.3 and PHP 7.1.6.

Fabrik 3.7 Highlights:

  • Updated and Upgraded DOMPDF
  • Moved to Autoloaded Composer for DOMPDF
  • Fixed Pass by Reference for Join Element
  • Added Abstracting Fluid Grid Span layout for Templates
  • Included Custom Button to Forms without requiring Custom Template
  • Textarea Added for Full Calendar Viz Options
  • Added toString() for JS Regex Testing
  • MulitSelect Added to Filters for Enhanced Dropdowns
  • Fixed Download Logging in Upload Element
  • Moved Link Placeholders in Email Plugin to Always Get Processed
  • Added the Option for “Run on Submit” to canEditRow Plugin to solve Control on Elements that change Access on Submit
  • Added onStoreRequestData Hook
  • Simplified the Nocaptcha Layout to Not Use Callback
  • Updated to Fabrik jUser Form Plugin to Allow Insert Current User ID in New Forms
  • Changed Various Parts of Fabrik to Work with the New Joomla! 3.7 Router
  • Added Profiling to renderListData to All Element Models
  • Improved Render Time on GoogleMaps Viz
  • Added dataConsideredEmpty() Method to the Calc Element
  • Page Heading Added in List Div Template
  • Improved Validation for Ajax Uploads
  • Improvements on Separated Libraries from Core
  • Joomla! 3.7.3 Compatibility
  • PHP 7.1.6 Compatibility

To see all changes, visit the Fabrik Github commit page.

Thank you to the community members that made contributions since the last version, we appreciate your input!

As with any Joomla! extension update, please remember to backup and test your backup before proceeding with the update. Please report any problems you might experience with this new version on our forums.

We encourage you to join our community and Build Something Cool!


Fabrik 3.6 Released

We are excited to announce that Fabrik 3.6 is now available for download and includes New Features, Enhancements, and Fixes. The versions is fully compatible with the newly released Joomla 3.7 and PHP 7.1.

Fabrik 3.6 Highlights:

  • Stripe Payment Form Plugin Improvements
  • Usergroup Element Modified to Reserve User’s Existing Group Membership
  • Pre-Filter tweak to Build Dynamic Searches
  • Added Advanced Dropdown Option for Filters on Field Elements
  • YES/NO Element Layout Override
  • Upgrades to Amazon S3 Plugin for Compatibility with New S3 Requirements
  • Added Joomla! 3.7 Form Fields Override
  • Updated the Partial doctype with New fetchHead Code for Joomla! 3.7
  • Fix for Single AJAX Upload
  • Defensive Coding for Security in Link Element
  • Included IBAN Validation
  • Post Process Eval Option added to Email Cron Plugin
  • New Responsive Class Layout for List Model
  • Added the Ability to Build Your Own Limit Select for Pagination Layout
  • Added 'this year' to Baked in Pre-Filters
  • Upgrade for nocaptcha Post Method
  • Fixes on Email Form Plugin when Attaching as PDF and No Duplication Option Added
  • Added the Use of {new}, {edit} or {details} Placeholders in the Intro/Outro of groups, Allowing for Different Messages When You Create, Edit, or View a Record
  • Repeat Count by Element Added to Repeating Groups
  • Fixes to the Rating Element
  • Separated Libraries Out of Core Installer for Lighter Extension
  • MySQL Compatibility Improvements
  • Joomla! 3.7 Compatibility
  • PHP 7.1 Compatibility

To see all changes, visit the Fabrik Github commit page.

Thank you if you were one of the community members that made contributions since the last version!

As with any Joomla! extension update, please remember to backup and test your backup before proceeding with the update. Please report any problems you might experience with this new version on our forums.

We encourage you to join our community and Build Something Amazing!


Fabrik 3.5.2 Released

We are happy to announce that Fabrik 3.5.2 is now available for download and includes New Features, Enhancements, and Fixes.

Fabrik 3.5.2 Highlights:

  • Stripe Payment Form Plugin added
  • Bootstrap 3 field sizes added to Fields
  • CSV Import Improvements, such as date handling
  • Enhanced juser Form Plugin with Reset Password capabilities
  • Added better Security to SQL Updates and Element Filters
  • PDF Paper Size and Orientation now controllable with Query String Arguments in Links
  • Link List Plugin to add a Button Icon which a Opens Configurable Link
  • More features built into the jstore Plugin, such as Vendors and ACL support
  • Debug features added to the email Form Plugin
  • Filters and Bootstrap Lists now can be used in PDF output
  • PDF outputs adhere to Joomla! ACL
  • Icons now used instead of Images, and Custom Fields still Available
  • Map Visualization additions such as Auto Center option and New Geolocation Marker that Moves as it Tracks Changes
  • MailChimp Plugin updated and supports Unsubscribing now
  • Fileupload delete fixed in IE and Edge
  • Updated AltaUserPoints Plugin to work with new fork of AUP
  • Mulitpage Form reset button now clears session
  • Improvements on various JS Events and Conditions
  • Fixes to Community Builder Plugin for new Version Compatibility
  • Added URL Scheme checking on YouTube Element
  • MySQL multi-version Compatibility Improvements
  • Joomla! 3.6.5 Compatibility Improvements
  • More PHP 7 Compatibility Improvements

To see all changes, visit the Fabrik Github commit page.

We official went over 10k commits since the last release, thank you if you were one of the community members that made contributions! And, as always, thank you to Hugh for his tireless work on the forum and continuous improvements and fixes.

As with any Joomla! extension update, please remember to backup and test your backup before proceeding with the update. Please report any problems you might experience with this new version on our forums.

We encourage you to join the community and Build Something Awesome!


Release Package File Hacked

Our package file was hacked 2 days ago. If you happened to download the package between 1-15-2017 - 1-17-2017 from the JED or our site download page, please re-install the package with a fresh copy, the new package has been cleaned of the few files they touched. We are sorry for the inconvenience and are working with our hosting company to find our how this breech occurred. 

If you had downloaded github, you do not not have to re-install, those files were not touched.

Please leave a message on our forum if you have any problems.


Fabrik is not affiliated with or endorsed by the Joomla! Project or Open Source Matters. The Joomla! logo is used under a limited license granted by Open Source Matters the trademark holder in the United States and other countries.