108: Working with Users in Joomla 2.5
Allowing registered users only access in Joomla 2.5
In this article, we'll show you how to setup Joomla 2.5 so that you can prevent the public from viewing certain pages in your site. After you follow these steps, only registered users will be able to view the pages that you specify.
Changing the Please login first text in Joomla 2.5
When a public users tries to visit a registered users only page in Joomla 2.5, they will see a message stating Please login first. In this Joomla 2.5 tutorial, we'll show you how to change that Please login first text to anything you'd like.
How to disable user registration in Joomla 2.5
If your Joomla 2.5 website is not community driven, in this article we'll show you how to prevent new users from registering.
How to create a new Joomla 2.5 Administrator
In this article, we'll walk you through the steps for creating a new Joomla 2.5 admin user.
Prevent New Account activation email sent to Joomla 2.5 Administrator
You can easily disable notification emails to administrators in Joomla 2.5 after new users register for an account.
Prevent passwords in Joomla 2.5 new user account activation emails
Be default, Joomla 2.5 is configured to send passwords through email. Using the Language Override tool, you can strip these emails of any passwords they include.
How to reset a Joomla 2.5 user password directly in the database
If you've forgotten a Joomla 2.5 user's password, you can easily reset it using phpMyAdmin or any other MySQL client. This will work for both standard Joomla 2.5 users and administrators.
How to change a Joomla 2.5 user's email address
If you need to manually update a Joomla 2.5 user's email address, you can use the User Manager to do so.
How to Add a New Note for a Joomla 2.5 user
In this article, we'll walk you through the steps for creating a new note for a Joomla 2.5 users. Notes allow you to keep track of user activity and makes it easy to share information among other administrators.