Contact form issues + mod

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bennies
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Contact form issues + mod

Postby bennies » Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:51 am

hi everyone, first post here. please be nice lol.

i have got easysocial and i created an articale in which i added the joomla contact form.
As you can see in the attached image, I got Contact Us and Contact Form as the header. How can i change the Contact Form text or remove it altogether?

Also, when i receive an email from the contact form it's in a really bad format, see below.


This is an enquiry email via https://bestsocialever.com/ from:
bennies <bennies@joomla.com>

Main body message here


How can i get it in a nicer format similar to this:

This is an enquiry email via https://bestsocialever.com/ from:
Name: bennies
Email: bennies@joomla.com
Subject: quick question
Body: hi there...etc etc



Thank you for your help.
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Re: Contact form issues + mod

Postby imanickam » Wed Aug 09, 2017 3:04 pm

bennies wrote:How can i change the Contact Form text or remove it altogether?
The string "Contact Form" comes from the following language string that is available in the file \language\en-GB\en-GB.com_contact.ini. You could change the language string's value by following the Language String Override technique as documented at https://docs.joomla.org/J3.x:Language_Overrides_in_Joomla. Be informed that it is a language string of the Site (ie. location).

bennies wrote:How can i get it in a nicer format similar to this
You have to edit the file contact.php that is located in the directory \components\com_contact\controllers. Being a core Joomla file, recommend not to change it as it may be overwritten by future releases of Joomla! However, if you decide to change it, suggest keeping the copies of the file before and after modification. These back-up files will come handy should the file change.
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