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Questions regarding the registration process of Joomla

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Joomla Registration: Remove unneeded fields

First, I am aware of this question: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/14799733/remove-name-field-from-joomla-registration-form But the link in it's answer is dead, and the file path mentioned ...
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How to stop (fake) users from registering on my website?

I administer a website which does not require users to register. The only user that is needed is the Super User. The problem is that I found a large number of new registered users. First I want to ...
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Adding text to registration form

I am running Joomla 3.6 and I just want to add some informational text at the top of the registration form. I have seen suggestions about language overrides but that doesn't mean anything to me. With ...
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How did hackers manage to create a new user while "allow user registration" is set to "NO"?

Recently I find a new user is created on my 3.6.0 site and put into "administrator" group, but the "Allow User Registration" option is set to "NO", though the "enabled" and "Activated" status are both ...
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How to avoid fake users to register my Joomla site [duplicate]

I have a Joomla site that allows users registration. Form registration uses captcha plugin that comes with Joomla. The problem is that I am constantly receiving fake registrations. Most of them, ...
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How to customize user registration in Joomla 3.7?

Now that Joomla 3.7 supports custom fields, can anyone point me to documentation or a YouTube video that outlines how to customize user registration? I assume that additional work is also required to ...
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User Registration Assign to Specific Group

Joomla 3.9.14 I have a URL example.com/training/register, this displays a default Joomla user registration form. Within Joomla I have various user groups; - Guest - Registered - - Training - - ...
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How can I validate a new users Name (not username)

By default, Joomla will insure that a username and email is not already in use. I need to extend that to insure that the user provides a first name and last name (and is unique). What is the best ...
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Joomla 3 user_usergroup_map table set a group_id=9 after registration

When I registered in my site a name, username and email and then after that it was redirected to the page I wanted but my problem is the user_usergroup_map table set a group_id=9 after registration. ...
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How to add the joomla style tootltip error message to a form

I know, that joomla 3.x uses bootstrap, both css and js. When I am filling in the registration form and my password is too short for example, I start getting those javascript tooltip error messages. ...
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Register user via external script and a random password

I have this PHP script that I want to call from a mobile app, that registers an email address, uses a random password, and automatically activates & asks the user to reset the password upon first ...
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how do i remove registration links in joomla 2.5 - login module

I would like to remove the links that appears on the top of my website "Sign In / Register" i already disabled the registration under the user manager however the links still appear there and i want ...
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Disable language saving at registration?

I use joomla 3.3, the site has 2 languages, English and French, can i disable language insert during registration? If someone create a new account, then his frontend language don't should be inserted, ...
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Fake users created without using site registration form but still using overrides?

I am working with a Joomla 3.7.5 site. The registration scheme has always been admin activation from the start. Right now there is a constant deluge of fake Russian user accounts. They aren't getting ...
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How should I register my users without email address?

I'd like to bulk register users without email address in my component. Afaik there isn't a database constraint, so in theory it is possible to inject the rows necessary to do this. I'd rather use the ...
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How to create two different types of registered users?

I have two sub user groups of Registered user group on my Joomla site. 1. Present Students and 2. Ex-Students I want some modules to be shown to the present students only but I can only set access ...
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No password restrictions shown on register page

I enabled password restrictions on my site. The restrictions work, but the user gets no feedback if his password doesn't meet the requirements - he just gets redirected to the registration form ...
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Resend registration email / reminder

I have two step verification set up on a particular website which works well in most cases. However upon checking my registered users I notice that there are quite a few that are marked as '...
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Verification code not found

Joomla 3.9.23 I am also using RSFormPro for user registration (I have opened a ticket with their support also). When a user registers on my site they receive an email with a link to verify their ...
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Modify mail on user-creation

at the moment I'm getting the following mail an user-creation: Hallo Lastname Fristname, diese E-Mail-Adresse wurde von einem Administrator auf der Seite example.com für einen neuen Benutzer ...
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Render custom Joomla profile Form

We are create a joomla registration form using Phonegap (+webservices). The user hit the 'Register' button on the mobile and a request hits the Joomla server. Now the Joomla server has to identify ...
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How do I remove and/or change the 'name' field in the registration form so that I can ask for first and last name separately?

I've developed a plugin that allows me to create a custom user profile. It works and I'm able to add/remove fields as necessary. The issue I'm facing is: How do I remove and/or change the 'name' ...
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How to Modify Joomla Registration Confirmation Email

I'm currently trying to enhance/streamline the User Registration process on our Joomla website, however I've run into a snag on modifying the User Confirmation email. I have figured out how to change ...
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Login into the joomla using facebook

I'm implementing Facebook login into the Joomla login module. I took code from Facebook SDK site and I'm able to authenticate using Facebook. After authentication I am getting user data also like ...
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After admin approval, user does not receive acceptance email

Hi I have two step registration setup in Joomla 3.3 The user receive an email with a verification link. It does not seem to matter much as they have to be activated by the admin. However, how to ...
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Are there any events dispatched after a user's email confirmation in joomla 3.x?

I need to perform some actions after the user confirms their email accounts/registration. I have been looking for whether Joomla dispatches any events on registration confirmation but i still cant ...
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External Script for adding Joomla User is not adding custom field

I have a external script for a web app connected to Joomla database This is for user registration Source : https://gist.github.com/AdamMadrzejewski/2581730241748da89798 <?php require_once __DIR__ ....
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User management with no email

We are building a Joomla 3.x component for school management where each student will have a user account to login and manage their dashboards. The problem is not all students will have email address ...
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How to pass parameters via email to component?

I am new to Joomla! development. I have an event management component that I am modifying. One of the views of the component is for event registration. I want to make registration private, and want to ...
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Alerts not appearing on registration page

On my Joomla registration page, alerts and warnings are not appearing if users make a mistake in their email address or create a password which is too short. The page simply appears to refresh with no ...
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Extending joomla registeration with a plugin

I have found a plugin that extends joomla's core registration by adding a new field named User group selector. There is a trigger method in this plugin named onUserAfterSave that save the custom field ...
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Activation email not being sent

I'm stuck with something that ought to be simple: My Joomla system is not sending activation emails when users register on the site. I've checked (and double-checked) the configuration, and I can't ...
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Joomla User Registration Form Plugin not working - simple registration (PlgUserSimpleRegistration)

I try to have the plugin working to have a email/password only on the registration form. Joomla Registration: Remove unneeded fields I install the plugin correctly with XML below: <extension ...
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Assign user to a specific group based on custom field selected

I'd like to assign a user to a custom group instead a some standard Joomla group, based on a dropdown choice. I've created a user group named "students". Then I added a new custom custom field for ...
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How to automatically log in a user after they've clicked the confirm registration link?

I have a site that requires users to register, which is pretty standard. On registration the user is sent an email with a registration link. They're fully registered when they click it and they can ...
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Custom fields not for all usergroups

I'm triing to use custom fields in users for personal details on members of a group, but I've got some "system" users that don't have these details. But everytime I want to edit these users I'm nagged ...
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Joomla 3.9.x Password Crypt Aid

I have tried a few way to Crypt the password for the database. I have tried with out salting before entering it in to the DB Query and i have tried with a few function to salt before entering it. Not ...
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Where to place the file for user registration form

I'm creating a template override for the Joomla3.8 registration form. Where should I upload the default.php file to? This is where I've tried, without luck: /templates/yootheme/html/com_users/...
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How do I override an .xml file in a Joomla component? [duplicate]

I’d like to override some files (.php and .xml) in /components/com_users/models. Can this even be done? Or should I try and make a modified/renamed copy of com_users? What I am trying to do is: ...
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How to use joomla's sessions to transfer information from input box to registration form?

On my homepage, I have two boxes where new users will input their name in the first box, and their email in the second box (image 1). Once they register, they will be taken to the registration page (...
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User Verification Link / Message

I have set user registration to 'Admin' on one of my client websites. There are a number of people responsible for verifying users and clicking the activation approval link. The activation works ...
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renderField with fields from custom plugin

I need to expand the functionality of the registration form. Following some tutorials and the sample profile plugin I was able to use the onContentPrepareForm to add the new fields. Now the second ...
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Strange login form I didn't create gets shown

So I'm working on a website right now (duh) and I have a registration/login form when I click on the website. Logging in and stuff works fine, but I can for the love of god not find from where it ...
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How do I programmatically register a user in Joomla and in JomSocial?

I have almost the same task as mentioned in How do I programmatically activate a JomSocial user?(register new users from my angular app into Joomla). How can I access the file, mentioned in the answer,...
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403 Error Page Alternative for Already Registered Users

Joomla 3.9.24 There's a similar question here but it deals with changing the language string, whereas I'd like to change the page content and / or redirect. I have allowed user registration on my site ...
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Redirect direct registration page access by .htaccess

I would like to redirect registration page to homepage by using .htaccess now my code is redirecting to /component/users/?view=login&Itemid=437 which is login page. I would like to make ...
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Change possition on Registration form of extra fiels added to users

I have added an extra field for membership number to Users but I cannot see how to specify where the field is displayed on the registration form. It comes as a separate section at the end after the ...
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Joomla Field autopopulate on select of another field

I am trying to make a Registration form for my department. We have Divisions and under each divisions we have several Sections. My purpose was during registration if an employee selects Division only ...
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How to avoid frequent spammers in my Joomla site [duplicate]

I have been experiencing spamming in my website for a long time, following are two things i want to stop - 1.stopping fake/bad user registration 2.stopping posting bad topics in my kunena forum I ...
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How to remove username in the Joomla registration

I have gone through some Q&A but not sure how to do it. I want the registration form will be only-- Name Email Password Re-type Password I have installed Authentication - EMail and ...