November 05, 2012

November 05, 2012
In my previous articles, I have explained about How to create front end component and also How to create a back end component in Joomla. In this article, We are going to discuss about How to register the new component into database. The purpose of registering the component into database is to publish the component in the component menu and also it can e choosen as the menu item type.

Here are the steps to register the component into database in joomla.

Step 1:
Open the "phpmyadmin" in your browser using "http://localhost/phpmyadmin/".

Step 2:
Select your "joomla" database from the list.

Step 3:
Find the "jos_components" table from the list of tables present in your database.

Step 4:
Find the "insert" tab. Check the below image. click on the "insert" tab.

Step 5:
When you click on the "insert" you will get the form like the below image.

Step 6:
After entering all the fields in "jos_components" table, Click on the GO button.

Step 7:
Now you can check the your joomla administrator components, to check whether it is succeeded or not.

My Previous posts related to this are.,

Create Back End Component in Joomla - Step by step procedure

Create Front End Component in Joomla - Step by step procedure


  1. ... You should mention, that this tip is only valid for Joomla 1.5.x. In Joomla 2.5+, the table is called #__extensions with a different structure. This table now contains information about all different Joomla extension types.

  2. Thanks for this stepwise tutorial, this info clearly teach the process of register a component into the database in joomla.