Social Authorization 3.1.1
Neat and easy to use component, which allows your users to login with their accounts in different social networks. It has lot of options to suit all your possible needs, including custom avatars and profile links.
- Available networks: Facebook, Twitter, Google, LinkedIn, Instagram, VKontakte, Mail.ru, Odnoklassniki
- Easy installation and setup. Must read the instructions though!
- All social networks can be merged with existing Joomla account.
- User social connections stored in database, which allows to quick login from any location.
- Requests user's email, if certain social network doesn't provide it.
- Custom avatar and profile link from different community components (JomSocial, CB, Kunena etc.) can be set instead of network's default.
- Optionally display standard login form along with social icons.
- Connections journal, where you can remove any social network connection for any user.
- No monthly costs! No user limits! Not dependent on any library!
- Absolutely fault safe from any popup blockers or tabbed windows.
- Supports quick login and registration in OpenCart based components (AceShop, MijoShop, JooCart). NEW!
- Any other network can be added by your request!
Why is it better, than other similar extensions?
There're lot of extensions with similar functionality nowadays, but in most cases they are either awkward or have ridiculous limitations. For example, OneAll and LoginRadius, which have its mods for Joomla, allow you to have only small number of connections for free and the rest is billed monthly. There're other limitations as well, including providers number and layout customization. Social Authorization component doesn't have any limitations and can be customized any way you like. It also doesn't depend on any external library and works with network APIs directly, which greatly increases stability and control. No more problems with popup blockers and tabbed windows.
You can find social networks icons on the top of any page of our site. Don't be shy, click any icon you like and test, how it works! Back-end can be tested on our demo site (username: demo, password: demo).
Compatibility: 2.5 & 3.0
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- Improved support of latest LinkedIn, VKontakte and Odnoklassniki API changes.
- Minor layout tweaks.
- ADDED: WYSIWYG editor for Pre-Text and Post-Text options.
- ADDED: Network Avatar option in avatar types list to display current social network's avatar.
- ADDED: Link to user editing page in connections journal.
- ADDED: Add Network option in module settings to hide or display social network's name in module title.
- FIXED: Wrong image paths on sites with subfolder in address.
- FIXED: Empty connection created without user and network assigned.
- FIXED: Account is created, even if registration disabled.
- FIXED: Multiple incompatibilities, when module and component are on the same page.
- FIXED: Incorrect Facebook profile link.
- Improved layout and feedback.
- Some language added, some changed.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.
- Minor bug fixes for Facebook API.
- FIXED: Facebook "username is deprecated" issue.
- FIXED: Access check for admin pages in Joomla 2.5 doesn't work properly.
- FIXED: Successful authentication in Joomla sometimes not remembered properly.
- ADDED: Permissions to restrict Social Authorization content management in back-end.
- ADDED: New version checker on extension's back-end main page.
- FIXED: Undefined error message on some actions.
- FIXED: Avatar type not properly selected, when user logged in from external component.
- FIXED: Twitter SSL related issues.
- Increased compatibility with other extensions.
- ADDED: Support for OpenCart based components (AceShop, MijoShop, JooCart).
- FIXED: Wrong page heading display.
- FIXED: AJAX requests return bad data on multilingual sites.
- FIXED: Wrong redirection behavior.
- Minor bug fixes and layout tweaks.
- Language files modified. Update your translations correspondingly.
- ADDED: EasySocial avatars support.
- FIXED: Page heading not displayed properly on merge/page.
- FIXED: Double "view" option in URL to merge/profile page, when Social Authorization has menu item.
- FIXED: Redirect on login always redirected to merge/profile page.
- FIXED: Avatar not properly selected, when merging accounts.
- FIXED: Wrong path to default avatar.
- Minor layout tweaks.
- Absolutely new extension concept: now it's not just module, but a component with new features and extra networks.
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