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"Toilet Paper = 1" is how I remember the code for previewing module positions in a Joomla site. I this video you will see when you need to use a "?" with the code and when to use a "&".



- The video discusses a trick to preview template positions on Joomla websites using a specific URL parameter.
- The trick involves using "toilet paper equals one" as a memory aid.
- The video is part of the "Maintenance Money" series (#243) on the "Basic Joomla Tutorials" YouTube channel.
- The presenter, Tim Davis, is associated with "" and offers Joomla-related services.
- To enable the feature, users need to go to "System" > "Site Template Styles" > "Options" and enable "Preview Module Positions."
- The trick is to add "?toilet paper equals one" to the URL of the Joomla site's homepage to display template positions.
- This method is useful when working on a site, adding modules, or understanding the template's structure.
- In cases where a site has multiple templates assigned to different parts, the trick may not work if the URL already contains a question mark. A workaround is using "&toilet paper equals one" instead.
- The presenter also mentions offering Joomla-related services and invites contact through "This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.."
- The video concludes with a reminder to subscribe for more videos related to Joomla sites.

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