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Questions tagged [super-user]

Super User is a user that has full access to all administration functions in Joomla. This tag can be considered a sub-tag of the users tag, which shall be used for all user, user-management, ACL related questions.

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What if I assign every user group to a Super User?

This idea came to me when I was trying to formulate a question on this site found here. Ok, bear with me, before you scream at me not to make every single user a super user, let me explain. This is in ...
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Super User not allowed to see and read articles

UPDATE 1 I made a mess about the groups and viewing access levels and tried to rectify that error. I don't think I changed any of the original text, only added information, but if you want to see the ...
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No user can do task=registration.activate?

From the page to activate a registered user, I am seeing some unexpected permission messages. e.g.
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Why can only superusers administer information requests?

I have activated the new privacy suite that came in Joomla 3.9 in a website. It is impressive software: its capabilities and the userfriendly way it is presented. The documentation tells me that ...
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Joomla 3 versioning approval

I was wondering if anyone knew of any kind of extension which will allow a manager to edit / update the content (articles) in the backend - but only a Super User can approve the changes prior to it ...
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How to hide "Super Users" from Users Manager list in the Joomla backend?

How can i hide "Super Users" from Users Manager list in the Joomla backend from other user groups? I have allowed my "Editors" to access a limited version of the Joomla backend. But they can still ...
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How destroy specific user session when we are using default php session handler?

If a user A and a user B are both super user and the user A removes the super user permission of the user B, and the user B is logged in, while the user B session remain active, he can do anything on ...
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Change Super User account password

I have forgotten my super admin password. How can I reset the super admin account password? I have access to both FTP and phpMyadmin how can I change the Super User account password? My table ...
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