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If you do not want visitors to your website to be able to register themselves as Joomla! users, do this:
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* disable user registration by changing the ''Allow User Registration'' field in Global Configuration to '''No'''. To learn how to do this see [[changing user registration settings]].
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User registrations are enabled in a default Joomla! installation.
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User registrations are enabled in a default Joomla! installation. However there might be cases where you use extensions as a replacement and wish to turn off the default Joomla user management. To do this you must perform the following steps:
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== Joomla 1.5 ==
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[[Image:User_registration.PNG|thumb|User Registration in Joomla 1.5]]If you do not want visitors to your website to be able to register themselves as your Joomla! website users, do this:
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* disable user registration by changing the ''Allow User Registration'' field in Global Configuration to '''No'''.  To learn how to do this see [[Changing user registration settings]].
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== Joomla 1.6+ ==
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For Joomla 1.6+ you must go to User Manager from the User menu. Then click on the options box and turn the parameter for Allow User Registration to 'Off'.
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[[Category:Tutorials]][[Category:User Management]]

Revision as of 12:38, 12 December 2012

User registrations are enabled in a default Joomla! installation. However there might be cases where you use extensions as a replacement and wish to turn off the default Joomla user management. To do this you must perform the following steps:

Joomla 1.5

User Registration in Joomla 1.5

If you do not want visitors to your website to be able to register themselves as your Joomla! website users, do this:

Joomla 1.6+

For Joomla 1.6+ you must go to User Manager from the User menu. Then click on the options box and turn the parameter for Allow User Registration to 'Off'.