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Authentication events are triggered during the user authentication process. This list gives a brief description of each event, what their parameters are, and some examples of their use in core plugins.



This event is triggered to verify that a set of login credentials is valid.


Reeks van referenties. Structuur:\\ ['username']\\ ['wachtwoord']\\ Alternatieve authenticatie mechanismen kunnen leveren aanvullende referenties.

Return Value

An array of JAuthenticationResponse objects detailing the results of each called plugin, including success or failure.

Used in files

  • libraries/joomla/user/authentication.php
  • plugins/authentication/gmail.php
  • plugins/authentication/joomla.php
  • plugins/authentication/ldap.php


  • plugins/authentication/example.php