Monday, 18 May 2015 09:15
Modified: Friday, 23 February 2018 16:02

We would like to show you how to manage the user profile in DJ-Classifieds.

In our short article, you can learn how to make a profile, see how the registration process goes and check how the user's profile looks on the front page.

The administrator is able to create custom fields and add them to user profiles. We will also show you how.

User registration

If you do not have an account yet, please select "Don't have an account" option in the login box.

dont have account

Now fill the registration form. Write your name,username,password and email address.


You will receive an activation link to your email box. After activation you'll be able to login to your profile.

We have created an example profile (Brian Rodgers) for fictive user.

Creating custom fields to user profile

Using DJ-Classifieds extension you are able to create unlimited number of fields assigned to user profile.

The whole process you can see reading our tutorial.

We have added several custom fields for our user: address,website,phone number and we have added a profile image.

Created fields will be visible when editing the created profile in user menu. The user can edit his profile and fill all fields defined by the administrator.

edit profile

profile edition

The profile view

Our user has three assigned ads as an examples.

Below you can see a view for our ads. Let's click the marked one item.

all ads

Now you see the single item view. This ads belongs to our user. As long as the user is logged in - he can edit or delete (red marked fields) his items.


On the right side we see the information about ad creator. Details like "Phone number" or "Address" can be enabled or disabled in DJ-Classifieds "extra fields".  Open the defined "field" and for "Show in advert view" choose "yes" or "no".



Click the user's name: Brian Rodgers.Now we see the full user's profile with all informations and the list of his ads.


Integration with JoomSocial and EasySocial

Thanks to DJ-Classifieds integrations with 3rd party extensions, you are able to connect the DJ-Classifieds user profile with JoomSocial and EasySocial.

To enable it go to "Components" and choose "DJ-Classifieds".


Click "Options" button on the right side.


Now choose the "Views" Tab in DJ-Classifieds configuration panel.


Scroll down to "Advert view" and choose your option for "Link to social profile". We have chosen JoomSocial.


You can also set the source for your avatar, choosing from DJ-Classifieds,EasySocial and Joomsocial.


As you can see below, the link to JoomSocial profile is now visible.


Locations in user profile

If you set “ YES “, user will get additionally field in user profile. Location / Address / Post Code / Latitude / Longitude and map will show in details.



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