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Hide homepage when user is logged in

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When the user is logged in and trying to access the homepage I need to redirect him to certain url. So basically when authorized user gets to www.example.com he's redirected to www.example.com/dashboard.

What's the way to do this?Joomla version is 3.3.6

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I've used Nomad in the past - instead of redirecting, it's a system plugin that actually overrides the default home page and replaces it with your choice of locations based on User Groups.

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You can always use extension like this to redirect users on login:

http://extensions.joomla.org/extensions/extension/access-a-security/site-access/redirect-on-login


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Hide homepage when user is logged in

up vote 14 down vote

When the user is logged in and trying to access the homepage I need to redirect him to certain url. So basically when authorized user gets to www.example.com he's redirected to www.example.com/dashboard.

What's the way to do this?Joomla version is 3.3.6


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up vote 9 down vote

I've used Nomad in the past - instead of redirecting, it's a system plugin that actually overrides the default home page and replaces it with your choice of locations based on User Groups.

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+1 for this. Was a bit skeptical when looking at the latest review for this, but definitely going to try this out myself - Lodder Jan 21 '15 at 14:17

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