The Fix 404 Error Links is a SEO Tool for Admins and consists a useful extension for any Joomla! website. This extension has been created to deal with the log 404 (Page not Found) errors. It allows any website administrator to manage and fix the problematic links, as well as redirect them to the desired page.
+ Added ! Removed ^ Changed # Fixed
20-Mar-2018 : v1.2.0
# BUG Fixed: The fixed redirect URLs are adding a 4-digit number and the symbol "::". Before v1.1.0 everything was working fine. [Many thanks to Johann Piber]
# BUG Fixed: jos-Error: Unknown column 'redirects.http_response_status_code' in 'field list'. [Thank you, Vito]
# BUG Fixed: If you uninstall the component through Joomla! Extension Manager, the table `#__fix404_errorlogs` will not deleted.
16-Mar-2018 : v1.1.0
+ NEW FEATURE: HTTP Status Code. If the HTTP status code of the URL is 404 (error page), then the plugin redirects the User to the destination URL you've set. If the HTTP status code of URL is 200 (a valid page that already exists), then the plugin redirects the User to the destination URL you've set. Also, there is an option to use both of them at the same time.
+ NEW FEATURE: Now you can set priorities for redirected (fixed) URLs by ordering them.
^ Functions Improved: The getOS() and the getBrowser() functions have been updated to get the most recent Operating Systems and Browsers.
^ The Demo and the JED link have been updated in the description tab, at Joomla! backend.
! The Web357 Download ID parameter field has been deleted from each extension settings and has been replaced by a unique API key parameter field at the Web357 Framework plugin settings.
+ A new button (Settings) has been added to the description tab at Joomla! backend.
^ Compatible with the latest version (1.6.0) of Web357 framework plugin.
# Minor improvements.
# Code cleanup.
06-Jul-2017 : v1.0.9
# Bug fixed after upgrade to J! 3.7.3. The admins can't enter text in the form fields from the plugin parameters.
# Web357 framework has been updated to the version 1.4.5.
13-May-2017 : v1.0.8
+ Compatibility for auto-updates via Watchful.li external service. [Many thanks to Valentin Barbu, Rafael Gaus, and Frank].
+ Compatible with the latest version of Web357 Framework v1.4.3.
^ If the JED link does not exist yet, do not display the 'leave a review' text inside the plugin parameters.
04-Oct-2016 : v1.0.7
# Some issues after an update of a premium version, even if the customer has save correctly the download ID of his order, have been resolved.
05-Sep-2016 : v1.0.6
# Bug Fixed: mysql_real_escape_string() is a function from the legacy MySQL extension. Replaced with $db->escape().
# Bug Fixed: There are empty redirect links after importing from com_redirect Joomla! core component.
# Bug Fixed: The Error URLs with double or single quotes are now allowed.
# Bug Fixed: If the array of Error URLs is empty there was a PHP warning error "PHP Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() ".
+ Some folders like "cache/" should be avoided. [Thank you, Georgios]
^ The default PHP function to sending emails "mail()", has been replaced with "JFactory::getMailer();". [Thank you, Dan].
! Unnecessary comments have been removed.
17-Mar-2016 : v1.0.5
# Bug Fixed: Strict Standards: Non-static method plgSystemFix404ErrorLinks::W357FrameworkHelperClass() should not be called statically in fix404errorlinks.php on line 104,105.
08-Dec-2015 : v1.0.4
# Minor bug fixes after the latest upgrade from v1.0.3
07-Dec-2015 : v1.0.3
^ Updated description.
^ Updated translations.
13-Nov-2015 : v1.0.2
+ NEW Parameter Field: Download ID. You need to specify your Download ID before you can receive updates for the PRO versions. For more information please follow our instructions here: https://www.web357.eu/download-id
# Minor bug fixes.
05-Oct-2015 : v1.0.1
# Minor issues with jQuery and CSS have been resolved..
06-Jul-2015 : v1.0.0
+ First beta release