Add news in Admin CP provided more options than add news from the frontpage of your website. To add news in Admin CP, log in Admin CP at the address http://website.com/admin.php
(if you have renamed your admin.php to something else, please use that url instead). After logging in you can add, edit and delete news, manage users and templates to configure your site settings, manage pictures, and much more.
In this section you can edit your own profile (as admin profile), to change E-mail address, change the custom fields in the form of full name, location, ICQ, setting a new password.
This option only available for Administrator Group, this option is pretty much the same as user profile but it's quick profile settings and if your Admin account is primary admin account created when you install the script and use the same email for website primary contact email, you must change this email in Admin CP instead of in profile page, this is security reason so that it won't conflict with the feedback form primary email
Questions and Answers
, us the new feature in Datalife engine 9.4, the purpose of this module is for better security from spammers, nowadays we see more and more spammers show up in every website around the Internet, this module is intended for site protection from those spammers, by adding the new security question to the website will help protect and stop spammers from posting comments, registration and so on...
Custom Fields, sometime called "Additional Fields" or "xfields", is the special extended plugins in Datalife Engine, when you post anything on your website you will have shortstory and fullstory fields for you and your members to add news and articles, however, you can create other fields to enter information, such as a link to the source or program, there is something extra that you want members to add in to specific fields and information you need for your website, custom fields is the extension for it and the best thing about custom field is that you have no limitation to add and specify any kinds of information you want and you have complete control in your site template designs to make it looks anyway you want, also the custom field is searchable by search module within DLE and other search function like Opensearch and modules like Search Cloud or recent search which is wonderful feature in DLE, the structure of the custom field is saved in simple text file (.txt) called "xfields.txt" which located within folder /engine/data/ and you can edit, modify, delete and reorder the fields in vase you have created the field later but you want to move it to the top or second or so on...
Video player settings is the Flash and video player settings in Datalife Engine, the module is for video players configuration and management that used to publish video on the Datalife Engine website, in General settings, you can specify the player size, use build-in player to play youtube video, set the watermark for embed in video and set most of everything about the video and flash player. In this tutorials we will show you the options to set and descriptions in setting options in DLE Admin CP.
in Datalife Engine Administration is for Optimize database, Repair database, Database Backup and Database Restore, this option is very useful for backup and restore your website database, backup and restore without having to login to your PHPMyAdmin and Datalife Engine have done a wonderful works in this function and make it easy to use for users, Maintenance Option comes with 3 functions (options)
is one of the most important section in DLE Administration, in category manager you can Add, Edit, Remove, Sort and specify themes and other category configurations.
The Category Manager
can be access via DLE Admin CP under Advanced Options (admin.php?mod=options&action=options
) and go to Categories
or using direct access URL http://yoursite.com/admin.php?mod=options&action=options
The System Configurations
or System Settings
is the main settings and overall Datalife Engine System Configurations with all default or custom setting parameters, in this tutorial we will sohw you all parameters and settings for your System Configurations. This article will cover DataLife Options including General Settings, Script Safety Control, Articles Settings, Comments Settings, Database Settings, Uploads, Email Options, User Settings, Images Settings, Smartphone Settings, RSS Settings (Export/Display).
Datalife Engine Administration is the backend script control, in Admin CP, you can manage, configure, edit, modify, disable, enable and remove all functions of Datalife Engine, in this article we will show you the overviews of Datalife Engine Administrations, and we will go and overview one by one administration options in the new tutorials. Access to Datalife Engine Administration is simple and easy, if you login to your website and your account have the permission to access to Admin CP, you will see the link to access to Admin CP directly from there, the Admin CP link url is depending on what name of admin.php
you rename to, otherwise the default is admin.php
, you can also type in the admin.php (or whatever name you rename to) in your browsers like http://www.yourwebsite.com/admin.php