Setup guide for Joomla SMS / Email / OTP Verification Plugin

miniOrange OTP Verification plugin verifies Email Address/Mobile Number of users by sending verification code(OTP) during registration and login. It removes the possibility of a user registering with fake Email Address/Mobile Number.

Step 1: Download and install miniOrange OTP Verification Plugin

  • Download the plugin zip file.
  • Login as administrator in Joomla.
  • Go to ExtensionsManageInstall.
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    Here you have three options to choose from to install your extension. In most cases, you should go with the first option. The three options are:

    • Upload Package File
    • Install from Directory
    • Install from URL
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  • Install the plugin.
  • Choose miniOrange Joomla OTP Verification file to install.
  • In the Joomla admin interface, go to ExtensionsManageManage.
  • Customize icons for selected apps.
  • Here you can enable and disable Joomla plugins and edit plugin details and options. It is also useful for quickly enabling or disabling multiple plugins at the same time.

  • Search for miniOrange in plugins and enable all the extensions of the plugin.
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Step 2: Register/Login into miniOrange account

  • Go to ComponentsminiOrange OTP VerificationAccount Setup.
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  • In Account Setup tab, enter your email id and password to create/login into miniOrange account. Once you have registered with the plugin then you'll get 10 free SMS and 10 free Email transactions for testing purposes.
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Step 3: Configuring the plugin

  • Go to ComponentsminiOrange OTP Verification.
  • Click on 'Settings' tab.
  • You can use "Enable Email Verification and Phone Verification during Login and Registration time here.
  • Click on Save Settings.
  • You can also Allow or Restrict the particular Domain usages during Login and Registration time (it is an optional feature).
  • Click on Save Settings.
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Step 4: Add custom phone field during register in Joomla.

  • Inorder to enable phone field on registration form go to Extensions Plugins.
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  • In search field search user, click on User - Profile.
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  • Change dropdown of Phone from Disabled to Required click on Save.
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  • Enable the User - Profile field.
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