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Introduction to User Group Settings

An introduction to using the j2-5 and j3-2 series User Group Settings

Featured Downloads

jDownloads supports featured Downloads

Which User-Group is Used?

All logged on users are in multiple groups. Which User Group Setting values are used?

Tags support in jDownloads

The Joomla! Content Tags are integrated in jDownloads.

How to upgrade jDownloads component from to latest 3.x version?

This is a sraightforward process, but needs to be done carefully. It is not reversible unless you have an initial backup. This is NOT a migration from jD2.5.x on Joomla! 2.5

Controlled Access to Categories and Downloads (Permissions & Access Levels)

Various examples of Permissions and View Access Levels applied to Categories and Downloads. Revised

Create Downloads in a Fixed Category

It is quite possible to create a Download in the Front End with a fixed Category that the User cannot change.

Rapidly setting View Access Levels of multiple Categories and Downloads

Uses the Batch mode to set either multiple Categories or multiple Downloads

Using Permission Reset Tools

Illustrates how the Reset Permissions tools work.

How to Create a Private Category

A very simple introductory example with a Category, its Downloads, and a menu item that can only be seen by specific users.

Accented characters, utf-8, folder and file names

Content is multi-lingual but what about folder and file names?

Downloads with an External File

Use when files stored on web, cloud, or some other server

Adding Preview files

Describes how to add audio or video preview files to a Download