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The Open Source Design content restriction plugin allows you to control (show or hide) part of a Joomla article content. What is shown or hidden can be determined by six different variables, namely the user group, the user, the author group, the author, if on the homepage !

1) Content restriction based on the Joomla! user group.
2) Content restriction based on the loged in user id.
3) Content restriction based on the author group of the Joomla! article.
4) Content restriction based on the author of the Joomla! article.
5) Content restriction based on if article is featured.
6) Content restriction based on if the Joomla! article is shown on the hompage.

For the actual plugin syntax (tags) reference and any further questions please visit the documentation page:

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Posted on 19 December 2016
Ease of use
Install - enable - use
Diet but with everything necessary including examples - exactly as manual haters love
I used this to: closed community site home page.

Muito bom!

Posted on 11 February 2015
Funciona perfeitamente, simples e útil.
Ease of use
Muito fácil de se usar, documentação muito bem escrita também!
Não precisei do suporte
Muito bem feita, bem explicada!
I used this to: Mostrar uma parte do conteúdo apenas para usuários registrados.


Posted on 05 January 2015
- Not working with 2 number user groups (user group 10 have access for user group 1)
-All text of content in search module is access for all
Ease of use
not access for guest and userX groups together and not show for userY
This plug-in is easy to use and just does what it says: Restricting content in a dynamic way.

I prefer to use this plug-in based on Group restriction, which provides the most flexible solution for me.
We use Form2Content a lot. This plugin is a perfect solutions for some the problems we've encountered. It makes Form2Content even more flexible when using advanced ACL management.
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Form2Content Edit Article button

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By Open Source Design
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OSD Content restriction

Open Source Design
Date added:
Nov 19 2014
GPLv2 or later
Free download

This extension does NOT implement the Joomla! Update System


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