Knowledge Base - Gateway for Community Builder

Installation

Overview

Note: In order to use Geocode Factory's Community Builder gateway and profile plugins, you need to have Geocode Factory 5 component already installed.

The profile and gateway plugins for Community Builder are not included in your Geocode Factory 5 package by default. 

The Community Builder Gateway contains a zip file named xxx.UNZIP_FIRST.zip file. After you unzip this file, you will see 3 files:

  • plg_geofactory_profile_cb19.zip: profile plugin for CB 1.x
  • plg_geofactory_profile_cb20.zip: profile plugin for CB 2.x
  • plg_geofactory_gw_cb.zip: gateway plugin

Access and Download

Please read the Download, install and update manual for more information.

Installation

The CB Gateway plugin file "plg_geofactory_gw_cb.zip" is installed using the standard Joomla installer (please see the main GF5 documentation).

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The CB profile plugin file "plg_geofactory_profile_cb.zip" however, is installed using the Community Builder plugin manager. Go to your CB menu and select "Plugin Management":

CB Menu

Scrolling to the bottom of the page you will see the "Install New Plugin" options. The standard way is to use the "Upload Package File" method to browse and then install the plugin.

CB Install Manager

Applies To

Geocode Factory 5