Allowing users to modify user details


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Allowing users to modify user details

When users are able to login to the front end of a Joomla site, there is an Account Management screen you can give them access to. In this movie, we'll create a link to the screen and go over the settings front end users can adjust. Let's go to the Main Menu in the backend. We're going to add a link to this menu so that front end users can adjust their settings. Let's click New. From this list, select User. From this list there are several views you can choose.

The one we want to use is User Form Layout. We're going to title this link Change your details. If we publish this link as is, this link would appear in the front end of the website. Everyone would be able to see it. This might confuse users who are not logged into the system. Let's hide this from visitors who don't have a login. Scroll down. We're going to set the Access Level for this link to Registered.

Only people who are registered on the website will be able to see this link. Scroll back up to the top. And hi...

Allowing users to modify user details
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Allowing users to modify user details provides you with in-depth training on Web. Taught by Joseph LeBlanc as part of the Joomla! 1.5 Essential Training

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Web
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Joomla!
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