Setting up Joomla and Windows Live Writer

Free yourself from the irritation of having to type articles in Joomla’s back end administration:

Download the API plugin to enable you to connect and install in Joomla:


Install and enable it in Joomla admin.

Make sure use web services in global settings is enabled.

Fire up live writer, walk through the usual login stuff entering:


Here’s the difficult-to-remember-bit:

Select Movable Type API as the blog type.

for the domain add: http://yourdomain.com/xmlrpc/index.php

All done!

More details are here: http://www.goodwebpractices.com/joomla/windows-live-writer-joomla-setup.html

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