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Name: Easybook Reloaded - Version: 3.2.3 - Type: Component - License: GPLv3 - Demo
Description: Easybook Reloaded is a guestbook component for Joomla! with many useful features

Overview of all downloads of the extension: EBR - Easybook Reloaded Downloads

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Easybook Reloaded is a user friendly and feature rich guestbook component for Joomla!

Component: Easybook Reloaded
Function: Offers a guestbook component for Joomla!
Languages: Transifex - Opentranslators - Join the team and help to translate this extension into your language!

Module: Easybook Reloaded - Latest Entries
Function: Shows latest entries of the component

Plugin: Search Plugin
Function: Searches entries of the component

Easybook Reloaded is a guestbook component for Joomla! 3. The guestbook is easy to handle and offers many useful features! (see Features)

I wish you success with the reloaded version!

Features

  • Full administration from the Front-end
  • E-Mail notification with hashlinks (edit without login)
  • Powerful spam protection - arithmetical problem, time lock, self-defined question, block IP addresses (with range), maximum number of links, time lock for the same IP address, native support for the plugin EasyCalcCheck Plus
  • ACL - select you own groups to set rights
  • Introtext - can be loaded from language file (multilingual)
  • GeSHi Syntax Highlighting
  • BBCode
  • Smilies - different smiley sets
  • Automatic Word-wrap
  • Moostar - Rating function with 3 styles
  • Options to fill in various direct messaging services
  • Badword filter with a pre-defined list of English, German and Russian words
  • 3 different templates
  • Sorting of the entries
  • Set custom admin name
  • Backlink / Logo can be disabled
  • and many more!

Installation

Install the component in the backend through the extensions installer and configure it in the settings in Components - Easybook Reloaded - Button Options. Set a link to the component in the menu after you've configured it.

Changelog

Open/Close - + = Added - ! = Removed - ^ = Changed - # = Fixed

Joomla! 3.x

Version 3.2.3 - 2016-04-10

  • ^ Small code optimizations
  • # Fixed error if the entry writer does not have to enter an email address (related to bug that was fixed in 3.2.2 "Fixed Mail Sending Error in Joomla! 3.5.1") - Thanks to Kunze for reporting this issue!
  • # Fixed Geshi usage in the module if not loaded in the component view
  • # Fixed validation error if the result of the arithmetic problem is 0

Version 3.2.2 - 2016-04-07

  • ^ Updated Custom Field
  • # Fixed Mail Sending Error in Joomla! 3.5.1 - Thanks to Andreas S. for reporting this issue! See for more details: Joomla! 3.5.1 Mail Changes

Version 3.2.1 - 2016-01-13

  • + Spam Protection - Self-Defined Question Multilingual - You can use Joomla! language strings (e.g. EBR_QUESTION and EBR_ANSWER in Extensions - Language(s) - Overrides) to make this feature multilingual (Example). Create for each language you need the same string with the correct translation. Enter the two newly created language strings in the corresponding fields in the settings of the component.
  • ^ Updated Language Files
  • # Fixed backend form to take settings of specific fields (email address and title) into account - if they are not mandatory, they don't have to be filled out

Version 3.2.0 - 2015-07-31

  • + Donation Code Validation Process - Improved the validation process with a new server (HTTPS request) plus an independent, separated fallback server (HTTP request).
  • https://check.kubik-rubik.de/
    http://check.kubik-rubik.eu/
  • + New Download Server - Download packages are located independently of the project website on a new download server.
  • https://downloads.kubik-rubik.de/

Version 3.1.1 - 2015-05-14

  • # Route helper to get ItemID - needed for the module to work properly
  • # Handling of https links in the website field

Version 3.1.0 - 2015-05-05

  • + Unlimited instances on one domain - Use as many guestbooks as you need in one Joomla! installation
  • + New introtext option "Yes, from guestbook entry" - Introtext can be set separately for each guestbook
  • + Update Server - Added the Joomla! core functionality for the update checks
  • + Added antispam service Akismet - Improve spam protection significantly with Akismet - account required at http://www.akismet.com
  • + Toggle publication state in comment form - Change state directly after commenting an entry from the notification mail
  • + Search option in the backend in main view
  • + Guestbook selection filter in main view
  • + New menu entry "Manage Guestbooks"
  • + Set custom admin name - the default name "Admin Comment" can be overwritten with this option
  • + Session token check - the token is checked to improve the security before the saving process is executed
  • + Offline status check - the status is not only checked while loading the form but also on a request in the save controller
  • + General code improvements and removing of deprecated code
  • ! Removed Version Check field
  • ^ Semantic versioning - Switched to semantic versioning, see http://semver.org/ for more details. Please update manually since the core update server functionality will not recognize the new version!
  • ^ HTTPS - Links to the services use HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure) versions
  • ^ Updated Donation Code field - Uses the HTTP API for the requests and calls the check script via HTTPS
  • ^ Links in the language files - Updated outdated links to the JED (Joomla! Extensions Directory)
  • ^ Email type from configuration - Email notification mails are sent with the correct mail type from the configuration
  • ^ Updated logo file
  • ^ Updated helper class
  • ^ Cache check - the component first checks whether the cache functionality is activated instead of cleaning the cache immediately
  • ^ Improved output - use double quotes instead of single quotes, header and footer are loaded in the default file
  • ^ Updated license file - GPLv3
  • # Fixed Cloaking bug for email addresses
  • # Fixed GeSHi
  • # Fixed errors if no menu entry existed or the entry page was called directly with wrong parameters

Version 3-1 - 07-Jan-2013

+ First stable release for Joomla! 3.x
^ Excluded all language files (except English and German) to Transifex
^ Small changes in the pagination output

Version 3-1-RC - 29-Dec-2012

+ First release for Joomla! 3.x - complete code has been revised and adjusted to the new platform
Do not use on production websites! If you find a bug, then please report it in the support forum.

Joomla! 2.5

Version 2.5-7 - 2014-08-25

  • + Unlimited instances on one domain - Use as many guestbooks as you need in one Joomla! installation
  • + Added antispam service Akismet - Improve spam protection significantly with Akismet - account required at http://www.akismet.com
  • + New introtext option "Yes, from guestbook entry" - Introtext can be set separately for each guestbook
  • + Toggle publication state in comment form - Change state directly after commenting an entry from the notification mail
  • + Search option in the backend in main view
  • + Guestbook selection filter in main view
  • + New menu entry "Manage Guestbooks"
  • ^ Email type from configuration - Email notification mails are sent with the correct mail type from the configuration
  • ^ Height of the settings view is calculated automatically
  • ^ Updated logo file
  • ^ Updated helper class
  • ^ Updated custom fields
  • # Fixed Cloaking bug for email addresses
  • # Fixed errors if no menu entry existed or the entry page was called directly with wrong parameters

Version 2.5-6 - 2013-07-29

  • + Set custom admin name - the default name "Admin Comment" can be overwritten with this option
  • + Session token check - the token is checked to improve the security before the saving process is executed
  • + Offline status check - the status is not only checked while loading the form but also on a request in the save controller
  • ^ Cache check - the component first checks whether the cache functionality is activated instead of cleaning the cache immediately
  • ^ Improved output - use double quotes instead of single quotes, header and footer are loaded in the default file
  • ^ Updated license file - GPLv3
  • ^ Updated custom fields

Version 2.5-5 - 14-Dec-2012

Important release - please update immediately!

# Security fix - It was possible to modify the entries without correct group permissions
^ Removed strict standard errors
^ Updated Russian language files - Credit: Olga B.

Version 2.5-4 - 17-Aug-2012

+ Implemented Versioncheck - Stay uptodate with the great new feature! The latest version can be checked once per session or on every load of the settings page.
^ Optimized Donation Code System - The entered donation code is checked only once per session.

Version 2.5-3-2 - 02-Aug-2012

+ Updated Dutch language file - thank you Gerard
+ Updated Chinese language file - thank you A-Bo
+ Updated Hungarian language file - thank you Krisztina

Version 2.5-3 - 10-Jul-2012

+ Block IP range addresses - just replace each octet (in decimal 3 numbers) with a x, e.g. 123.456.x.x
+ Badword Filter with wildcards - use wildcards of the regular expression to find and replace words
+ New language files: Ukrainian, Hebrew
+ Implemented donation model
^ Email notification - Hashlink functionality - the hashlinks were shortened to reduce problems with some email programs
^ If no custom secret word is set, the Joomla! secret word is used for the notification mail
^ The sitename is used in the subject of the notification mail
^ Small code optimizations
^ Changed translation for arithmetical problem (no EasyCalcCheck)
! Removed deprecated crypt class "JSimpleCrypt"
# Bug fixed - Edit entry from mail - it was not possible to save the entry

Version 2.5-2 - 30-Apr-2012

+ Load metadata from menu link entry (Description, Keywords, Robots)
+ Japanese language files
+ Traditional Chinese language files
+ Self-defined question
+ Select email notification receiver from user groups
^ Optimized spam check - separated time lock from arithmetic check, request variables are generated randomly, added self-defined question
^ Optimized Youtube BBCode - now you can enter the whole URL, not only the ID
^ Optimized template of entry form
^ Default values - Max. number of links: 1, Timelock IP: 60, Timelock for entry: 10, Operator: Random
^ All rights are handled by the settings - Group "Super Users" do not have special rights
^ Updated Dutch language file (Gerard)
^ Minor code optimizations

Version 2.5-1 - 26-Jan-2012

+ First release for Joomla! 2.5

Module - Plugin

Module Latest Entries

With this module you can show the latest entries from the guestbook on any position.

Features

  • Number of entries
  • Length of content
  • Word wrap
  • Link entries
  • Smileys / BBCode
  • Date of entry
  • Random order

Changelog

Open/Close - + = Added - ! = Removed - ^ = Changed - # = Fixed

Joomla! 3

Version 3.2.0 - 2015-07-31

  • + Donation Code Validation Process - Improved the validation process with a new server (HTTPS request) plus an independent, separated fallback server (HTTP request).
  • https://check.kubik-rubik.de/
    http://check.kubik-rubik.eu/
  • + New Download Server - Download packages are located independently of the project website on a new download server.
  • https://downloads.kubik-rubik.de/

Version 3.1.0 - 2015-05-15

  • ^ Compatibility with new component version 3.1.1
  • This version requires at least 3.1.1 of the component! Do no use it in a lower version.

Version 3-1 - 2013-10-03

  • + First release of the module "Latest entries" for Joomla! 3 - based on 2.5-2 with important modifications for Joomla! 3.x
  • + This release is tested only with Joomla! 3.1.5 and EBR 3-1 - do not use it in a lower Joomla! version. Do not report any problems with other Joomla! versions. Only the mentioned version is supported officially!

Joomla! 2.5

Version 2.5-2 - 18-Aug-2012

+ Implemented Versioncheck - Stay uptodate with the great new feature! The latest version can be checked once per session or on every load of the settings page.
+ Featured entries - Show important entries at the top of the module - Thank you to Andrea Spada for custom modification request.

Version 2.5-1 - 27-Apr-2012

- 1. Release for Joomla! 2.5
+ Show titles of entries
+ Dutch language file (Gerard)
+ Traditional Chinese language file (A-Bo)

Search Plugin

Search entries in the guestbook and show them in the search component of the core.

Changelog

Open/Close - + = Added - ! = Removed - ^ = Changed - # = Fixed

Joomla! 2.5

Version 2.5-2 - 18-Aug-2012

+ Implemented Versioncheck - Stay uptodate with the great new feature! The latest version can be checked once per session or on every load of the settings page.

Version 2.5-1 - 16-Jul-2012

- 1. Release for Joomla! 2.5

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