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== Joomla 1.5 ==
 
== Joomla 1.5 ==
  
[[Image:User_registration.PNG|thumb|User Registration]]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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[[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:
 
* 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]].
 
* 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]].
  

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'.