In our previous tutorial, we created a user account, a group account, assigned the user-account to the group-account, and set the necessary permissions for the user to login via Joomla backend.

User was able to login and see the control panel and profile editing options. Read the tutorial here:


The following are a list of Joomla ACL tutorials to help you set up a Joomla website for user access both from the backend and front-end.


Please leave a comment to make a request for a Joomla ACL tutorial you dont see covered on this list:


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By default, while installing Joomla, a user account is required, and created. This user-account has "super user" priviledges(it is assigned to the 'Super User' group).

In this tutorial, we will do the following:
- create a new user account
- create a group account
- assign the user to the group
- set permissions on the groupContinue Reading: