Create a login module in Joomla 1.5

This tutorial will show you how to create a login module in Joomla 1.5

Creating a login module provides your users with a login form that can be placed wherever you choose

1) Click Extensions

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2) Then Module Manager

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3) Click New

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4) Select Login

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Scroll up and right

5) Click Next

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6) Enter a Title

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If Show Title is set to Yes, the module name will be displayed on the front-end

7) Choose the position where the module should be displayed on the page

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8) Set the order this module will display in

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Here, you can set the menu in which this module will display

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9) Enter the suffix for the CSS class of this module

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In this example, the CSS class name of this module would be .module-login

10) The Pre-Text is what shows up prior to the Username field

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11) The Post-Text allows you to place a short message after the registration link

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12) You can choose the page the user will be redirected to after logging in

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13) Also, you can choose a page the user will be redirected to when they log out

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14) Click Save

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The login module will now appear on the front-end. Let’s go to our Joomla site

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The Login form we created shows up here along with the pre-text and post-text we added

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That’s it! You now know how to create a login module in Joomla