Creating an Alias in Joomla Component

He’s a quick way to create an Alias in a Joomla Component

More information will follow, but simply drop this in your Joomla table file during save.

Hope you understand until the tutorial is fully written.

function check()
    jimport( 'joomla.filter.output' );
    if(empty($this->alias)) {
	    $this->alias = $this->title;
    $this->alias = JFilterOutput::stringURLSafe($this->alias);
    /* All your other checks */
    return true;


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