Joomla! 2.5 compatibleJoomla! 3.0 compatible

This plugin gives you the control of Mootools in Joomla! . Using it in Joomla! 2.5.x. you can disable Mootools for all your website except for specified items or just enable for all except for specified items.


  • Why load Mootols if you don't use it? Save up to 600KB per page load
  • Choose the default Mootools mode between enabled or disabled
  • Add exceptions directly from menu entries.
  • Avoid jQuery conflicts disabling Mootools.
  • Allows the user to add scripts to disable.
  • Nulls any window.addEvent calls.
  • Nulls JCaption calls.
  • Autoenable mode for content edition.
  • Autoenable mode by component ( thanks Hans Kuijpers!).
  • Joomla! 3.0 compatible.

2Install / Configure

Download and read the user guide.

  1. Download the ZIP file on the right panel
  2. Install it in your Joomla! through Extension Manager
  3. Go to Extensions > Plug-in manager and search a plugin called "System - Mootools Enabler/Disabler". Click it to enable / configure the plugin and select the desired default mode.
    Enable mootools enabler plugin
    Plugin default mode
  4. After enabling it your menu entries you will have a new panel called: "Mootools enable/disable". Use it to specify if Mootools has to be enabled/disabled in this item.

3Available Languages


This extension is free and opensource. If you like it and want to collaborate with us you can: 

  1. Donate to the project through Paypal clicking on the button in the right panel
  2. Send issues, code contributions or translations through Github
  3. Write a review on Joomla! Extensions Directory.
  4. Write a comment in this article