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22 -1.1 Changing the password for a user
23 -1. Login as an Administrator.
24 -1. Click: "*Administration*" top right corner - this will open the main Administration page.
25 -1. Choose the tab: *Users* to bring up an overview of all users.
26 -1. Click on the chosen username.
27 -1. To the URL of the page add the follwing extention: *?xpage=passwd* . This will give you a URL looking something like<br /> http : // server/xwiki/bin/view/XWiki/~~A UserName~~?xpage=passwd
28 -1. Update the password.
29 -1. Click the *Update* button to save your change. (Don't forget to tell the user)
22 +1.1 Changing a user's password
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24 +1.1.1 Changing the password for any user
25 +
26 +1. Log in as an administrator.
27 +1. Click on the *<tt>Administration</tt>* link in the top right corner of the screen to go to the main Administration page.
28 +1. Choose the *<tt>Users</tt>* tab to bring up an overview of all users.
29 +1. Click on the name for the user for which to change the password. This lead you to the user's page.
30 +1. To the URL of the page add the following extension: *<tt>?xpage=passwd</tt>*.
31 +1. Modify the password and click the *<tt>Update</tt>* button to save your change. Don't forget to tell the user!
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33 -1. To change *your own password*, click on your username in the top right corner. This will redirect you to your profile. Then, follow the *Change password* link in the menu.
35 +1.1.1 Changing the password for the logged in user
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37 +To change *your own password*:
38 +1. Click on your user name in the top right corner of the screen. This will redirect you to your profile.
39 +1. Click on the *<tt>Change password</tt>* link in the menu
40 +1. Modify the password and click the *<tt>Update</tt>* button to save your change.
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37 37  1.1 Editing an existing user
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39 -1. Login as an Administrator.
40 -1. Click: "*Administration*" top right corner - this will open the main Administration page.
41 -1. Choose the tab: *Users* to bring up an overview of all users.
46 +1. Log in as an administrator.
47 +1. Click on the *<tt>Administration</tt>* link in the top right corner of the screen to go to the main Administration page.
48 +1. Choose the *<tt>Users</tt>* tab to bring up an overview of all users.
42 42  1. You have two options:
43 -1. Click the username you wish to edit.
44 -1*. On the userpage click *Edit* in the top left corner - this will open a page editing view.
45 -1*. Select the "*Objects*" tab (can be selected directly from the previous step above).
46 -1*. Select the "*XWiki.XWikiUsers*" object and edit the entries (name, e-mail, etc...) according to your requirements.
47 -1*. Click "*Save and View*" - to save the changes you have made.
48 -1. Click on the pencil icon near the user you want to edit.
49 -1*. This will open up a lightbox with the main information of that user, which you can edit in place.
50 -1*. After your modifications press "*Save*" to be redirected to the *Users* view.
51 -1*. There is also a link to the complete user profile, where you can proceed as above (first option).
50 +11. Click the username you wish to edit.
51 +111*. On the userpage click *Edit* in the top left corner - this will open a page editing view.
52 +111*. Select the "*Objects*" tab (can be selected directly from the previous step above).
53 +111*. Select the "*XWiki.XWikiUsers*" object and edit the entries (name, e-mail, etc...) according to your requirements.
54 +111*. Click "*Save and View*" - to save the changes you have made.
55 +11. Click on the pencil icon near the user you want to edit.
56 +111*. This will open up a lightbox with the main information of that user, which you can edit in place.
57 +111*. After your modifications press "*Save*" to be redirected to the *Users* view.
58 +111*. There is also a link to the complete user profile, where you can proceed as above (first option).
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User Management

These instructions assume you're using Albatross or Toucan skin (screenshots for Toucan).

Adding Users to your wiki

  1. Log in as an administrator.
  2. Click on the Administration link in the top right corner of the screen to go to the main Administration page.
  3. Choose the Users tab to bring up an overview of all users.
  4. Click on Add new user button to open a registration page as shown on the image below.
  5. Complete the user information and press the Save button.

You can also customize the way users are registered in your xwiki by creating a XWiki.Registration page which will override the default registration page.

registeruser.jpg

Changing the password for a user

Changing a user's password

Changing the password for any user

  1. Login as an Administrator.
  2. Log in as an administrator.
  3. Click: "Administration" top right corner - this will open the main Administration page.
  4. Click on the Administration link in the top right corner of the screen to go to the main Administration page.
  5. Choose the tab: Users to bring up an overview of all users.
  6. Choose the Users tab to bring up an overview of all users.
  7. Click on the chosen username.
  8. To the URL of the page add the follwing extention: ?xpage=passwd . This will give you a URL looking something like
     http : // server/xwiki/bin/view/XWiki/A UserName?xpage=passwd
  9. Update the password.
  10. Click on the name for the user for which to change the password. This lead you to the user's page.
  11. To the URL of the page add the following extension: ?xpage=passwd.
  12. Click the Update button to save your change. (Don't forget to tell the user)
  13. Modify the password and click the Update button to save your change. Don't forget to tell the user!

changepassword.jpg

Changing the password for the logged in user

To change your own password:

  1. To change your own password, click on your username in the top right corner. This will redirect you to your profile. Then, follow the Change password link in the menu.
  2. Click on your user name in the top right corner of the screen. This will redirect you to your profile. 
  3. Click on the Change password link in the menu 
  4. Modify the password and click the Update button to save your change.

changepassword2.jpg

Editing an existing user

  1. Login as an Administrator.
  2. Log in as an administrator.
  3. Click: "Administration" top right corner - this will open the main Administration page.
  4. Click on the Administration link in the top right corner of the screen to go to the main Administration page.
  5. Choose the tab: Users to bring up an overview of all users.
  6. Choose the Users tab to bring up an overview of all users.
  7. You have two options: 
  8. Click the username you wish to edit.
    • On the userpage click Edit in the top left corner - this will open a page editing view.
    • Select the "Objects" tab (can be selected directly from the previous step above).
    • Select the "XWiki.XWikiUsers" object and edit the entries (name, e-mail, etc...) according to your requirements.
    • Click "Save and View" - to save the changes you have made.
  9. You have two options:
    1. Click the username you wish to edit.
        • On the userpage click Edit in the top left corner - this will open a page editing view.
        • Select the "Objects" tab (can be selected directly from the previous step above).
        • Select the "XWiki.XWikiUsers" object and edit the entries (name, e-mail, etc...) according to your requirements.
        • Click "Save and View" - to save the changes you have made.
    2. Click on the pencil icon near the user you want to edit.
        • This will open up a lightbox with the main information of that user, which you can edit in place.
        • After your modifications press "Save" to be redirected to the Users view.
        • There is also a link to the complete user profile, where you can proceed as above (first option).
  10. Click on the pencil icon near the user you want to edit.
    • This will open up a lightbox with the main information of that user, which you can edit in place.
    • After your modifications press "Save" to be redirected to the Users view.
    • There is also a link to the complete user profile, where you can proceed as above (first option).

edituser2.jpg

Deleting a user

  1. Login as an Administrator.
  2. Delete the user by using the X button in Users view.
  3. Once a user is deleted from Users table, it will also be deleted from any group he's member of.

edituser.jpg

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