Managing users


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Managing users

Opening your site for membership expands its possibilities for interacting with the public. Through membership people can establish identities that let them carry on processes from one session to the next. So, for example, they can set site preferences and have ongoing discussions. First, I'll show you how you can control who signs up to your site, then I'll show you what the member sign up procedure looks like from the user's point of view, and finally I'll show you how you as the site owner can invite people to join. The first thing to do is to take a look at how people are allowed to sign up for your site.

Those settings are under Configuration and Account settings. There are several settings here, but the one that's most important is here, Who can register accounts? By default, anybody who comes to your site is allowed to register an account. Now, that doesn't necessarily mean that they can do things on your site. You define that with permissions, as you'l...

Managing users
Video duration: 6m 28s 6h 6m Appropriate for all Updated Nov 10, 2011

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Managing users provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Tom Geller as part of the Drupal Gardens Essential Training

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