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Hiding the Authors List

Restricting view of authors list to authorized admin access

So it came to my attention that, even though only Managing Editors and Publishers (Textpattern privilege assignments) are given access to the ‘admin’ tab in the Administration Panel, anyone who is logged in can access the ‘site admin’ screen if they point their browser to ?event=admin
e.g....


Changing passwords

Changing your Admin Panel password

If you are the sole user of the site, then you probably already know you can change your password by clicking the ‘admin’ tab and selecting the ‘site admin’ tab under that.

However, if you are not the primary or first registered user on the site, and are not granted admin access (only ‘Publishers’...


Advanced Options open by default

When you’re writing an article in Textpattern, there is a link on the left for ‘Advanced Options’. Clicking it opens many new options, such as an override forms, custom fields, keywords, etc. By default, these Advanced Options are hidden until clicked open. If you would like it to be open by default, then here’s how...


QuikPik Admin Menu Hack 2.5

A reimplementation of the admin menu tabs using ALA’s Suckerfish Dropdowns including many handy shortcuts. This is a follow up to The Original QuikPik Menu.

The original version and the...