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Redirecting after login based on user group

To set the setting dynamically, you’ll need to create a new plugin, which just has an init() method with this: public function init() { // Is this a login request? if ( craft()->...
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How to list all User Groups and Users

Something like this should work: {% set userGroups = craft.userGroups.getAllGroups() %} {% if userGroups|length %} {% for userGroup in userGroups %} <h2> {{ userGroup....
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/admin/actions/users/login 404

What server provisioner are you using? Forge? Something else? If it's Forge, it's most likely this: https://twitter.com/nystudio107/status/895726366477344772 Also here are some Nginx configs (with ...
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Create a pending user from plugin

Rolling with this does what I need $newUser = new User([ 'firstName' => $submission->firstName->getValue(), 'lastName' => $submission->lastName->getValue(), 'username' => $...
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How to add addition attribute and fields in public registration form in Craft CMS

Before you can allow any type of user groups you will need at a minimum of the Client version of Craft. To allow public registration, you will need the Professional version. Only the Professional ...
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Get Groups from User in plugin

Your code to get a user returns a UserModel (as can be seen from the Full Class Reference docs): $user = craft()->users->getUserById($id); You can then get the user groups the $user is a ...
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Recovering (or creating a new) admin account

I'm rusty on MySQL so it took me a while to go through this. I'm leaving this here for future internet travelers. It's based on Brad's solution, so read through that first, then you can use these ...
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Limit number of sessions per user

Im on Craft v3.4.25, and I've added the following event handler in my module to handle this. There are two scenarios here: either you want the new login to invalidate any existing session, or you want ...
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Adding second user to user field in plugin brings server to its knees

You've created an endless loop with calling saveEntry within the entries.saveEntry event listener. You can fix it with implementing a static variable. craft()->on('entries.saveEntry', function(...
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Eager Loading Users Returning "Array to String Conversion" Error

Just checked eager-loading a text field in a template and by eager-loading it you are actually converting the field to an array and therefore unable to template it as usual. Eager-loading is generally ...
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Automatically subscribe users to MailChimp list?

Install the MailChimp Subscribe plugin and add the following users.onActivateUser event listener to your site’s Business Logic plugin. craft()->on('users.onActivateUser', function(Event $event) { ...
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Single-sign on for multiple Craft sites

No, Craft doesn't have any native notion of SSO. (You can technically run multiple sites from the same Craft instance. If you had sites sharing the same server, you could run them from the same Craft ...
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How do I UNLOCK my account?

If you don’t have access to another admin account, you could unlock the account directly in the database. Change the lock value to 0 for the account in the craft_users table.
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/admin/actions/users/login 404

So I looked into this a bunch more tonight to satisfy my curiosity, and here's what is happening. The default rewrite rule that Forge is apparently adding is this: if ($request_uri ~* "^(.*/)index\....
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Sending activation emails to all pending users

foreach(\craft\elements\User::find()->status('pending')->all() as $user){ Craft::$app->getUsers()->sendActivationEmail($user); } Fetch all pending users and send them the mail
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Craft 3 How to get custom user field values

You should be able to access the custom fields on element\user object. Craft::$app->getUser()->getIdentity()->getFieldValue('customfieldname');
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Craft 3 How to get custom user field values

If someone lands here searching for a Twig answer like me. {{ currentUser.customFieldHandle }}
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Protecting public assets

This answer is a bit self-serving, but I'm the author of the Digital Download plugin. It allows you to control how and when assets are downloaded. You can restrict downloads by a time period, maximum ...
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Not require password on user signup

What you want is the deferPublicRegistrationPassword config setting. By default, Craft will require a 'password' field to be submitted on front-end, public user registrations. Setting this to true ...
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Stay on the same page after logout

Yep, postLogoutRedirect can be set to a function instead of a static value. So for example, in your template you can generate a hidden field in your logout form (or append a querystring parameter to ...
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Craft constantly logging out from admin area

For me the solution required was 'requireMatchingUserAgentForSession' => false in my config/general.php I was debugging the site in Chrome and it was changing my user agent, which was instantly ...
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Allow user to change or delete their photo for their profile from the front end

FWIW, Niall, I've always just created an additional Profile field for people's images. The weird "not really an asset" aspect of the profile pictures is gone in Craft 3, but I found enough annoyances ...
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Activate Users - privilege

I realise this is an old post but I wrote a plugin to handle exactly this, putting this as an answer instead of a comment since OP asks if there's an override: https://github.com/billythekid/...
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Some paths and settings being ignored in config

You're close! Those config settings are off in no-mans-land right now. If you want them to apply across all of your multi-environment configs, you need to move them into the '*' array like so: ...
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How to pull out all user data in a template?

If i understand your question correct, you like to output the user data. I don't think that you need the getContent() function. But it's important, that you use the first() function. Here is your code:...
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How can I disable/decrease the number of calls to getAuthTimeout?

Unfortunately, the AJAX call to getAuthTimeout is hard coded to fire every 60 seconds. In other words, if you're looking for a config value, there isn't one – might be worth a feature request? For a ...
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Best way to create an entry (bio) view for a User

Not to diminish from Damon's excellent answer — I have certainly used this technique in the past when needed. However, just to provide another option, keep in mind that you don't need to create a ...
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User mysteriously deleted

When a user is deleted from the system via the Craft control panel, they are presented with a model offering them the choice of what they want to do with that user's content. The options are to 1) ...
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Send activation mail from front end

I'll focus on the "sending an activation email from the front end" part of your question, since that seems to be the crux of it: You'd have to write a very simple, custom plugin. For instant success, ...
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Delete a relation in frontend form

I believe you're getting that error because you're supplying an array ([]) for the mother field and the only value in that array would be an empty string ("") if they select the There is no mother ...
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