Users Debug Users

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View the permissions for any registered user.

How to access

Select Users → User Manager → Debug Permissions Report from the drop-down menu on the Back-end of your Joomla! installation when System Debug is enabled in the Global Configuration.


The Debug Permissions report allows you to map out the exact permissions for any given user across all extensions on your Joomla installation.


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Column Headers

List Filters

Filter by Assets

  • Search Assets. In the upper left is a Search field and two buttons, as shown below.


Enter part of the asset name and press the Search to find matching assets. Press Reset to clear the search field and restore the list of assets.

Filter by Component, Start Level and End Level

In the upper right, above the column headings, are three drop-down list boxes as shown below.


  • Component.
  • Start Level.
  • End Level.
  • Page Controls. When the number of items is more than one page, you will see a page control bar as shown below.
    • Display #: Select the number of items to show on one page.
    • Start: Click to go to the first page.
    • Prev: Click to go to the previous page.
    • Page numbers: Click to go to the desired page.
    • Next: Click to go to the next page.
    • End: Click to go to the last page.


At the top right you will see the toolbar:


The function is:

  • Help. Opens this help screen.

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