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Offline mavenickster

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I needed to have a side menu with a LOGIN link which disappears when you do login, so I followed the instructions on this page: http://docs.joomla.org/How_do_you_hide_something_from_logged_in_users%3F

From then on, all guests who did not do login can see the upload page and also upload files!!!

Looking at the code on the "jdownloads.php" file I've seen this:

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$aid = max ($user->getAuthorisedViewLevels());
if ($aid == 1) $access = '02'; // public
if ($aid == 2 || $aid > 3) $access = '11'; // regged or member from custom joomla group
...

It seems that it considers public/guests only the group with id 1; if the id is greater or equal to 2, the group is considered at least registered, but it is not!
The "Guest" group I created is subgroup of the "Public" group and has id 4 (so it is considered registered!).

How can this be solved for everybody?

Thank you.

Offline Arno

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Hello.
Sorry, but it seems, that you has not read complete the description here:
http://www.jdownloads.com/index.php?option=com_jdownloads&Itemid=133&view=view.download&catid=33&cid=284

A full suported version for the new Joomla 2.5 ACL is in work and comes (i hope) in the summer.
Best Regards / Gruß
Arno
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