Simple Review 2.1 Beta 2 Released

Beta 2 has quickly released to fix a bug in Beta 1.


  • Fixed configuration layout in Internet Explorer.
  • Fixed error after saving configuration.
  • If a review has a type or Link or Rating it will be rendered as a link or star rating (if star ratings are on) when using {sr_title1},..,{sr_titleN}.

Known Issues:

  • The review titles are not rendered on the category page.
  • When Single Category Bypass is on ‘Top N’ do not get displayed.

Simple Review 2.1 Beta 1 Released

Simple Review 2.1 Beta 1 has been released. It fixes the majority of the issues in the alpha releases and add new features.

  • Review blurb can be greater than 400 characters.
  • Can no longer submit a review with the rating greater than the max allowed rating.
  • Pass by reference PHP error in Addon_Base.php.
  • Can no longer add a category with the parent category set to itself.
  • Titles now have a types Link, Rating and Text.
  • Titles can now be marked as mandatory.
  • jQuery is now a requirement (currently included via google).
  • Categories have a new field ‘Page Name’ which can be used in the Url, it can contain non-ascii characters but this is not recommend as they will be Url encoded.
  • Fixed bug where you could not create categories if legacy mode was enabled.
  • Joomla 1.0.X is no longer supported.
  • Internet Explorer 6 is no longer supported.

Known Issues:

  • The configuration page layout is ‘messed’ up in Internet Explorer, please use Firefox or Chrome if it bothers you.
  • When Single Category Bypass is on ‘Top N’ do not get displayed.