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Joomla ACL: Configuring back-end ACL

Joomla ACL: Configuring back-end ACL

How to set up a better user experience for your clients — while enhancing usability — by using ACL on the back end of Joomla

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Joomla ACL: Improving usability by customizing the login screen for different access levels

Joomla ACL: Improving usability by customizing the login screen for different access levels

Improve user experience by customizing login modules, menu items, and other content to provide a consistent, tailored experience for your users.

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Joomla ACL: Access Levels

Joomla ACL: Access Levels

Now that you have a grasp on the terminology of ACL, let's implement a simple system where different users see different content on a website. To follow along with this example, you should be working with Joomla 1.7 or higher.

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Joomla 1.6, 1.7, and 2.5: ACL Concepts Overview

Joomla 1.6, 1.7, and 2.5: ACL Concepts Overview

One of the most powerful new features in Joomla 1.6 and later versions is Access Control Lists (ACL). ACL stands for access control lists. It refers to who has permission to do what on the website, including read, create, edit, delete, or log in, among other permissions.

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Celebrate Joomla's 6th Birthday at your September JUG

Celebrate Joomla's 6th Birthday at your September JUG

Joomla! turns 6 in September, and what a wild ride it's been! Milestones since Joomla's last birthday include:

 

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Nine Questions When Preparing Clients for Joomla 2.5

Nine Questions When Preparing Clients for Joomla 2.5

*On August 9, the name for the January 2012 Joomla release changed from Joomla 1.8 to 2.5.

Joomla's release schedule has been described in its development strategy, and much analysis has been put forth as to whether one should upgrade websites or not to the next version of software.

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