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By shane
2015-01-15 07:11
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Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #190

The Drupal 7 Auto Assign Role module allows you a lot of flexibility in deciding what roles users receive on your Drupal 7 website. If you have ever needed to allow a user to select their own role, or if you have ever needed to automatically assign a role to every user on your Drupal site. This is the module for you.

By shane
2014-12-05 17:27
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Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #183

By default a Drupal site has a lot of flexibility when it comes to assigning user roles and permissions. There are times however when the default flexibility is not quite enough. The Drupal Role Assign Module extends this flexibility a little by allowing more fine grained control over setting user roles.

The Drupal RoleAssign module allows you to allow other roles to assign users roles... confused yet? An example might be helpful. Assume you have the following Drupal roles on your site:

By adam
2014-11-21 10:48
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Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #180

In this video we look at the Protected Pages module for Drupal 7. This module allows for password protection on paths in Drupal. In other words, this module will prompt a visitor to a specific page to enter a password before they are able to see the content.

This is one of those modules that exists to just make this use case simple. There are a ton of other ways to accomplish this with permissions and roles in Drupal, but it is always nice to have a simple way to accomplish this task.

Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #95

Drupal 7 has the ability out of the box to block specific IP addresses from accessing the site. On top of that, the Drupal User Restrictions module can be used to block specific usernames or email addresses from creating accounts on your Drupal website.

In this episode you will learn:

  • How to block IP addresses on a Drupal 7 website
  • How to use the User Restrictions module to block usernames and email addresses
By shane
2012-11-30 21:52
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Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #58

The Drupal 7 Field Permissions module can be used to customize the view and edit permissions on individual Drupal 7 fields. It is a very flexible permissions management system that gives the Drupal site builder fine grained permissions control allowing you to give certain users access view/edit fields while not allowing other users. It is based on the Drupal 7 roles system for allowing the setting of the field permissions to specific user groups (roles).

In this episode you will learn:

    By shane
    2012-10-23 22:01
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    Daily Dose of Drupal Episode #35

    The Drupal 7 LoginToboggan Module provides additional features to enhance the standard Drupal login system. Some of these features include allowing a user to use their email address to log in, or to be automatically logged in when creating an account.

    In this episode, you will learn:

    • How to use the Login Toboggan module to allow users to log into a Drupal 7 website with their email address.
    • How to use the LoginToboggan module to allow users create a password and log in automatically when creating an account.
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