Notes etc. on how to support the site
Categories are like folders, with pictures stored at the lowest level
Top level Categories are Tournaments, Social, Facilities, History etc. DO NO CHANGE
Lowest level is for an actual event [or collection of pictures to display as a Gallery in an article]
Name as YYYY-MM-DD_Event_Name ... e.g. 2014_07_04_July_4th
New Category [New Gallery] ...
Title ... as appropriate for display
Profile ... use 01---Inf Thumb Acr w/ LB
Parent ... select the appropriate Second Level Category as parent
Status ... Published
Description[s] ... to display with the Gallery
Published: 08 May 2019
For technical support [of any kind within reason!] with items such as
Logins and Passwords
Published: 21 May 2019
Users ... Contain basic information such as
Phone [but NOT cell phone, which is not a basic field in Joomla]!
User Groups ... controls who can view and access different parts of the site.
Users can belong to one or more groups
Some fundamental groups
Public ... all users
Guest ... only those users who have not yet logged in The following groups are only applicable once some has
Registered .. once they have logged in
Author can write articles that are submitted for Edit and Publish
Editor can edit other peoples articles
Publisher can publish articles
Tennis ... those who have an active subscription to RTC
Board Membership ... extra rights to administer users Set the Viewing Level for a new article
Plans ... details about something someone can Subscribe to. At the moment, this includes
2019 Tennis + Ball Machine
Includes all the pricing details, valid dates etc.
Custom fields associated with the plan such as Cell phone and whether they are willing to Volunteer
"rules" so that when someone subscribes to a plan, they automatically get added to a user group ... e.g.
Tennis, and added to a List for Newsletters email messages welcoming to the group, reminders etc.
Subscription ... about a user who has subscribed to a Plan
Start, end dates etc.
Active, Pending [not yet paid up, approved] etc.
Join Us! to go online to Subscribe see
Subscription Management to change these
Filter then Export subscriptions to Excel to get all the details
List ... a mailing list to send Newsletters out to
Published: 17 February 2019
The main objective of the website is to provide information to our members, future members, and friends. The site is directed outward to our members, future members, and friends. Where feasible, we've provided some history in certain categories to provide appropriate context.
Published: 01 October 2014
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Want a shortcut to RossmoorTennis.com on your phone's home screen?
So here's how to do it on an iPhone or an Android. It also works on tablets, iPads, etc.
Published: 15 January 2018
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All the latest postings and information on the site
Published: 25 November 2017
This section enables users to contact members of the club
Published: 23 November 2017
Revision #4 --- Major Changes are Under Construction
As of mid-November 2017 the RTC webmaster duties have passed from Les Hoskyns to Chris Slee. Chris has many ideas that will make our website more interactive. Some of the upcoming ideas are:
RTC - Volunteer
Published: 19 September 2014
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