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customizing log in form


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AkiRoss

Community Member, 6 Posts

1 November 2012 at 8:07pm

How can I customize log in form in following:

- labels (E.g "Email", "Password"),
- Info messages (E.g "Please choose an authentication method and enter your credentials to access the CMS.")
- Error messages (E.g "That doesn't seem to be the right e-mail address or password. Please try again.")

And also is it possible to log in using"UserName" instead of "Email"? Can someone let me know any related article about that?

Thanks!!

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AkiRoss

Community Member, 6 Posts

1 November 2012 at 11:16pm

No Luck yet.. still haven't found where to change.
If anyone could help, please let me know I would greatly appreciate it. I've changed every occurrence of message "That doesn't seem to be the right e-mail address or password. Please try again." but still seeing it. I've attached screen shot of my login page also..

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Willr

Forum Moderator, 5513 Posts

2 November 2012 at 11:29am

And also is it possible to log in using"UserName" instead of "Email"?

Yes, you can use Member::set_unique_identifier_field('Username') to define the unique login field. Not sure about the error message, you could perhaps create your own 'language' for the site and override the language files for the Member.ERRORWRONGCRED string.

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AkiRoss

Community Member, 6 Posts

2 November 2012 at 5:54pm

Thank you Willr!! :)
I've changed to "UserName" to login and it's working now !! I am quite new to SS and also to PHP. (: