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#The Secure Root Script URL is where the secured version of your site is stored. When your want your site to be a secure site- for payments, etc, this is the URL that will be used. Again, this url is usually a system generated one and if possible you should not change it. But if for some reason, you need to change it, it can be changed in this field. Just make the changes you need to the URL and click on the "'''Update License Information'''" button at the bottom of the screen.
 
#The Secure Root Script URL is where the secured version of your site is stored. When your want your site to be a secure site- for payments, etc, this is the URL that will be used. Again, this url is usually a system generated one and if possible you should not change it. But if for some reason, you need to change it, it can be changed in this field. Just make the changes you need to the URL and click on the "'''Update License Information'''" button at the bottom of the screen.
 
#The License Key field displays the current license associated with your account. If for some reason you need to enter a new license key  or edit the existing license key, you can do so using this field. Click on the "'''Update License Information'''" button at the bottom of the screen to save changes.
 
#The License Key field displays the current license associated with your account. If for some reason you need to enter a new license key  or edit the existing license key, you can do so using this field. Click on the "'''Update License Information'''" button at the bottom of the screen to save changes.
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== User Pages Theme ==
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The User Pages Theme field enables you to customize the colors, look and feel of your user pages. AMember offers you several themes that you can use for your pages. If you don't select a theme on this page, your user pages will be assigned a default theme. If you would like to select different colors for your user pages, click on the arrow button to view a list of all available themes and select one.

Revision as of 15:34, 15 September 2011

It is very important to first set up and configure your AMember before you start using it. The Configuration section of the admin panel is where you can configure these settings.

To configure your AMember account:

  1. Go to {link for for admin panel}
  2. Enter your user name and password in the fields provided and submit them using the "SUBMIT" button.
  3. The AMember dashboard will be displayed. Go to the "Configuration" section on the left side of the screen and click on "Setup/Configuration".
  4. The configuration settings page will be displayed. Here you can setup various settings like the theme for your site, title, modules, email, payment options, languages, etc.

Configurationmenu.png

Contents

Defining Global Settings

Global Settings are the settings that will affect your site as a whole. Whatever you select here will be applied to every page of your site. Using the Global Settings section, you can define the name for your site, the theme for admin pages/user pages, and signup form configuration.

To configure global settings:

  1. Click on the "Global" button at the top of the page.

Global Settings.png

Site Title

The site is a title that will be used on pages and in outgoing e-mails to identify your website. Enter the name of your company, business, services etc in the "Site Title" field. The site title should be a short string of letters, numbers or both. Just remember that what you enter here will appear on all pages to identify your website and will also be used in emails. For example, if your company name is Vision Solutions, you can enter the site title as "Visionsolutions" or "Visionsol" or something that will stand for your company or service name.

Root Url and License Key

aMember Pro is a commercial script. You need to have a valid License in order to install and use it. Usually, it is not recommended that you change this information. However, if for some reason you are having problems with your root url and license/key, for example, if your has expired and you have a new license number or you need to switch to a new license number, you can make changes to it using the Root URL and Licence Keys field.

To change Root URL and License Key information:

  1. The Root Script URL is the web address where your site is stored. This url is usually a system generated one and if possible you should not change it. But if for some reason, you need to change it, it can be changed in this field. Just make the changes you need to the URL and click on the "Update License Information" button at the bottom of the the screen.
  2. The Secure Root Script URL is where the secured version of your site is stored. When your want your site to be a secure site- for payments, etc, this is the URL that will be used. Again, this url is usually a system generated one and if possible you should not change it. But if for some reason, you need to change it, it can be changed in this field. Just make the changes you need to the URL and click on the "Update License Information" button at the bottom of the screen.
  3. The License Key field displays the current license associated with your account. If for some reason you need to enter a new license key or edit the existing license key, you can do so using this field. Click on the "Update License Information" button at the bottom of the screen to save changes.


User Pages Theme

The User Pages Theme field enables you to customize the colors, look and feel of your user pages. AMember offers you several themes that you can use for your pages. If you don't select a theme on this page, your user pages will be assigned a default theme. If you would like to select different colors for your user pages, click on the arrow button to view a list of all available themes and select one.