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=Latest Users Module=
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==How to Access==
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To ''''add'''' a new Latest Users module or ''''edit'''' an existing Latest Users module, navigate to the [Help25:Extensions_Module_Manager|Module Manager]]:
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* Select {{rarr|Extensions,Module Manager}}
  
==Overview==
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Click the ''''New'''' button and click on Latest Users in the modal popup window.
  
==How to access==
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To ''''Edit'''' an existing Latest Users module, in the Module Manager click on an '''Latest Users Modules Title''' or click the '''Latest Users modules check box''' and then click the '''Edit''' button in the Toolbar.
You can access the Latest Users module by either opening an existing Latest Users module in the Module Manager or by creating a new Latest Users Module.
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You can access the Module Manager by going to '''Extensions > Module Manager'''
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==Description==
 
==Description==
The Latest Users module will display the latest users which logged in at the website.
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The Latest Users module will display the latest users which who last registered on the website.
  
 
==Screenshot==
 
==Screenshot==
[[Image:help25_mod_latestusers.JPG|frame|center]]
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[[File:Help25-module-manager-latest-user-screenshot.png]]
  
==Toolbar==
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==Details and Options==
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===Details===
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==Details==
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===Basic Options===
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*'''Number of users''' Display the total number of logged in users.
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==Basic Options==
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===Advanced Options===
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*'''Number of users''' Display the total number of logged in users.
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===Menu Assignment===
*'''Link to user''' Choose wether or not you want to link to the user's profile.
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*'''User information''' Choose the type of information you want to link to.
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**''Profile'' Link to the user's profile page
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**''Contact'' Link to the user's associated contact page
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==Advanced Options==
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==Toolbar==
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*'''Alternative layout''' Apply an alternative layout or template override
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==Front End Screenshot==
*'''Module Class Suffix''' Apply a CSS suffix to the module
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Latest Users module shown:
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==Menu Assignment==
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[[Image:Help25-module-manager-latest-users-frontend-screenshot.png]]
  
==Quick Tips==
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The Module Type name for this Module is "mod_users_latest". It is related to the Users component.
No tips have been added.
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<noinclude>{{cathelp|2.5|Module Manager Help Screens|Extensions Help Screens}}</noinclude>
 
<noinclude>{{cathelp|2.5|Module Manager Help Screens|Extensions Help Screens}}</noinclude>

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How to Access

To 'add' a new Latest Users module or 'edit' an existing Latest Users module, navigate to the [Help25:Extensions_Module_Manager|Module Manager]]:

  • Select Extensions  Module Manager

Click the 'New' button and click on Latest Users in the modal popup window.

To 'Edit' an existing Latest Users module, in the Module Manager click on an Latest Users Modules Title or click the Latest Users modules check box and then click the Edit button in the Toolbar.

Description

The Latest Users module will display the latest users which who last registered on the website.

Screenshot

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Details and Options

Details

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  • Title. The title of the module. This is also the title displayed in the front end for the module depending on the Show Title Form Field
  • Show Title. (Show/Hide) Choose whether to show or hide the modules title in the front end. The title will be the one in the Form Field above.
  • Module Position. Choose the module position you wish this module to be displayed in. A custom module position can be entered for use with the load position plugin or the position button can be pressed to select a module position from the template.
  • Status. (Published/Unpublished/Archived/Trashed) The published status of the item.
  • Access. The viewing level access for this item.
  • Module Ordering. This shows a drop down of every module in the position that the current module is in. This is the order that the modules will display in when displayed on in the front end as well as in the Module Manager.
  • Start Publishing. Date and time to start publishing. Use this field if you want to enter content ahead of time and then have it published automatically at a future time.
  • Finish Publishing. Date and time to finish publishing. Use this field if you want to have content automatically changed to Unpublished state at a future time (for example, when it is no longer applicable).
  • Language. Item language.
  • Note. Item note. This is normally for the site administrator's use (for example, to document information about this item) and does not show in the front end of the site.

Basic Options

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  • Number of users Display the total number of logged in users.
  • Filter Groups Choose to filter by groups of a user's profile.

Advanced Options

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  • Alternative Layout. If you have defined one or more alternative layouts for a module either in the template or Joomla! Core, you can select the layout to use for this module. See Layout Overrides in Joomla 2.5 for more information about alternative layouts.
  • Module Class Suffix. Setting this parameter causes Joomla! to either add a new CSS class or modify the existing CSS class for the div element for this specific module. See here for more information
  • Caching. (Use Global/No Caching) Choose whether you wish to cache the contents of the module.
  • Cache Time. The time before a module is recached.

Menu Assignment

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On the left there is a list of menu items. You can chose between None, All and Select Menu Item(s) from the List. To assign to some but not all pages choose the third option and select the menu links that you want the module associated with. See How do you assign a module to specific pages? for more information

Toolbar

At the top right you will see the toolbar:

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The functions are:

  • Save. Saves the module and stays in the current screen.
  • Save & Close. Saves the module and closes the current screen.
  • Save & New. Saves the module and keeps the editing screen open and ready to create another module.
  • Save as Copy. Saves your changes to a copy of the current module. Does not affect the current module. This toolbar icon is not shown if you are creating a new module.
  • Cancel/Close. Closes the current screen and returns to the previous screen without saving any modifications you may have made.
  • Help. Opens this help screen.

Front End Screenshot

Example Front End Site images are generic images using Joomla! core installation supplied free Front End Templates. The actual view can depend on the installed custom template used and the template's style for those views on a Joomla! website. Latest Users module shown:

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The Module Type name for this Module is "mod_users_latest". It is related to the Users component.