1. Fabrik 3.8 has been released. As usual, we strongly recommend that you backup your site (using Akeeba) before upgrading. Report any issues in the forums, we will answer promptly.

Forum Post Template

Sep 10, 2013
Forum Post Template

  • Introduction (top)


    Before posting in the forum, please refer to the [http://fabrikar.com/wiki/index.php/3.x_FAQ FAQ] as the solution to your issue may be found there.

    When posting issues in the forum, please provide the following information to expedite support:

    • Joomla Version
    • Fabrik Version
    • Have you applied latest GitHub Update (where applicable)
    • Browser
    If possible you may also wish to provide:

    • URL to issue (please provide the exact url and not just the main site url)
    • Joomla template used
    • A video of the issue using a tool such as Jing or, if you're running Win7, the 'Problem Steps Recorder' psr.exe
    • Results from Firebug for troubleshooting possible JavaScript & CSS issues.
    • A list of any other notable plugins or modules you are running that may be causing conflicts
    Following standard support protocol, you might also find it helpful to state:

    • Desired Behaviour
    • Current Behaviour
    • Steps To Replicate Issue

    Updating/Upgrading Issues (top)


    You can find detailed instructions on current updating and upgrading procedures

    How To Issues (top)


    For any issues that involve seeking support to understand a Fabrik feature or implement an idea, you may find the following resources useful as an information primer:

    And once you've figured it out, please feel free to contribute your knowledge back to the project in the form of a tutorial or Fabrik feature article or by joining Team Wiki.


    Example Of A Good Forum Post (top)

    Descriptive Title : User element not showing in details view​
    Post :
    Environment :​
    • Joomla 2.5.2
    • Fabrik 3.0.4 with latest GitHub Update
    • Chrome
    Issue : After applying latest GitHub update I cannot see a user element in details view.​
    Resources :​

    Example Of A Bad Forum Post (top)

    Non Descriptive Title : Help !​
    Post : I cannot see user element anywhere, please help !​