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This document is written very carefully by keeping mindset that it should be easy to understand for Beginner to Advance user or developers. We have divided this document in 3 main sections.
1) Getting Started : This section will very help full to install plugin.
2) Detailed Document : This section explains every thing about User Activity Log PRO plugin with every settings.
3) Other : This section provides information about miscellaneous item like plugin features, FAQ etc.
If you have any query that is beyond the scope of document, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Created On: 28th September 2016
- Last Updated On: 14th April 2017
- Created By: Solwin Team
- Email: email@example.com
Please extract that downloaded zip in your local pc. There was 2 items inside it.
- 1) user-activity-log-pro-document.zip
- 2) user-activity-log-pro.zip
You need to select that user-activity-log-pro.zip
1. Installation Via WordPress Admin area
- Step 1. Log into your WordPress admin area.
- Step 2. Click on the left side plugin menu.
- Step 3. Now at the top you can see the Add New button, click the button.
- Step 4. Again at the top you can see/view Upload Plugin button, click the button.
- Step 5. Now upload the plugin zip file (user-activity-log-pro.zip). After upload, install the zip and click on "Activate Plugin".
2. Installation Via FTP
- Step 1. Extract Zip file. It will create "User Activity Log Pro" folder with all plugin files & folder inside it. (Remember extracted folder path)
- Step 2. Using your FTP program, upload the non-zipped plugin folder into the "/wp-content/plugins/" folder on your server.
- Step 3. Go to Dashboard » Plugins » Installed Plugins and find User Activity Log PRO from plugin list.
- Step 4. Click on Activate to activate User Activity Log PRO.
Step 1: - Go to Dashboard » User Activity Log » Settings » General Settings
1. Keep Log For
Maximum number of days to keep activity log. Leave blank to keep activity log forever (not recommended).
2. Delete Log Activities
Clicking this it will delete all activities from the database, but it will ask for password to delete activities.
When we click on reset database, it will open one popup box like shown in below image.
You have to enter your password, which you have set from password settings. If you have not set password then it will tell you to set password using password settings.
After enter the password, you will ask for Backup the activity Log by Download the logs and/or Send Logs in email.
- Download log file : If you select Download log file option, then you log file is save in you website's uploads folder.
- Send me log file in email : If you select Send me log file in email option, then your log file is send in email. This email is send to that email address, which you have set in Email Settings.
Step 1: - Go to Dashboard » User Activity Log » Settings » Hook Settings
1. Post type
It Provides option to generate logs for selected Post type.
It Provides option to generate logs for all Taxonomy related hooks.
It Provides option to generate logs for Plugin related hooks.
It Provides option to generate logs for User related hooks.
It Provides option to generate logs for Theme related hooks.
It Provides option to generate logs for Comment related hooks.
It Provides option to generate logs for Menu related hooks.
8. Page Views
It Provides option to generate logs for Admin page view and Front page view.
It Provides option to generate logs for extra activities like import, export, core update etc..
Step 1: - Go to Dashboard » User Activity Log » Settings » Password Settings
The Password Settings option will be used for the security option. When user will delete the log, He/She need to add a password.
After set the password you can change password from this tab.
If you forgot your password then don't worried about it. You can reset the password, by just click on reset password button.
When you click on reset password button, then new password is send you in email. This password is send to that email address, which you have set in Email Settings.
Step 1: - Go to Dashboard » User Activity Log » Settings » Email Notification
For better security, this plugin gives option to email admin when selected users or selected roles will login in site.
1. Select Users/Roles
Email will be sent upon login of these selected users/roles.
2. Email Settings
Set email settings format that will send to selected user roles.
Step 1: - Go to Dashboard » User Activity Log » Settings » Role Manager
Control users access to the options of User Activity Log.
Selected role's users only able to view the user activity log plugin's tabs.
Custom Event Settings
Step 1: - Go to Dashboard » User Activity Log » Settings » Custom Event Settings
Then select custom event settings tab.
1. Add Custom Event
User Activity Log Pro plugin generates log for Wordpress default actions. If user wants to generate log for any custom (Plugin generated or Theme generated) Hook, This can be done using this option.
Log Display, filters and actions
1. Screen Options
The plugin provides Date, Author, IP, Hook, Type, Delete screen options to hide and show columns and Items per page option to set items display in a page.
You can filter the log using Time, User Role, User name, Ip address, Favorite Log, Object Type and Log Hook.
3. Bulk Actions
User can delete selected Logs, Favorite Logs, Unfavorite Logs.
Delete Logs : By Delete Logs option, user can delete the selected logs. But user can not delete the favorite logs.Note : To delete the favorite log, user must have to make the favorite log to unfavorite.
- Favorite Logs : By Favorite Logs option, user can mark the selected logs as Favorite Log. And Favorite Log could not be delete.
- Unfavorite Logs : By Unfavorite Logs option, user can mark the selected logs as Unfavorite Log.
4. Export Log
User can Export all the User's activity logs in csv file.
User can delete selected Logs, Favorite/Unfavorite Logs, View details of log.
- Delete Logs : By Delete Log option, user can delete the single log.
View details of log : By View Log option, user can View the details of log.
This option in available for some options like Post updated, User Profile Updated, Terms Updated, Comments Updated etc.
- Favorite Logs : By Favorite Log option, user can mark the log as Favorite log.
- Unfavorite Logs : By Unfavorite Log option, user can mark the log as Unfavorite log.
User Activity Log PRO plugin features
Display Activity Details
Detail Log of all activities will be displayed.
Custom Event Log
By using User Activity Log PRO plugin user can add Custom event or hook for generating activity logs.
Display User details
It displays information about the users that was changed modification in the website.
Favorite / unfavorite log
User Activity Log PRO provides the option of favorite / unfavorite log details.
User Activity Log PRO plugin provides list of all the data as per filter selection like user role wise, user wise, IP wise, hook wise and favorite/unfavorite wise.
It also provides sort data list in ascending or descending order.
User Activity Log PRO plugin provides an email template that we can easily customize.
It also provides the feature of sending email notification to admin and selected users that was changes made by the user.
User Activity Log PRO plugin provides the option of export csv file for log details.
User Friendly Admin Panel
User Activity Log PRO plugin provides user friendly admin panel. So user can easily use it.
User Activity Log PRO provides password security that only authorized user can delete log details.
It provides options of Maximum number of days to keep an activity log.
Hook Selection option for log
User Activity Log PRO provides Hook, Post type and taxonomy selection option for log generates.
Log reset default option
User Activity Log PRO provides a log reset option that we can reset all log details.
View log detail (old/new comparison)
We can also see log details with old and new log changes comparison in a popup.
User and Role selection
Control users to access the options of the User Activity Log menu and its settings.
Support WooCommerce Plugin
User Activity Log PRO plugin also provides a support of woocommerce plugin.
Support bbpress plugin
User Activity Log PRO plugin also provides a support of bbpress plugin.
Support contact form 7 plugin
User Activity Log PRO plugin also provides a support of contact form 7 plugin.
Support Blog designer Pro Plugin
User Activity Log PRO plugin also provides a support of Blog designer Pro plugin.
Support Wordfence Plugin
User Activity Log PRO plugin also provides a support of Wordfence plugin.
Support Gravity Form Plugin
User Activity Log PRO plugin also provides a support of Gravity Form plugin.
Support Yoast SEO Plugin
User Activity Log PRO plugin also provides a support of Yoast SEO plugin.
Support Custom Field Plugin
User Activity Log PRO plugin also provides a support of Custom Field plugin.
Support Easy Digital Download Plugin
User Activity Log PRO plugin also provides a support of Easy Digital Download plugin.
1. How can I delete favorite log details?
You need to unfavorite logs first, then only you can delete it.
2. Can I add my custom hook log?
Yes. You can add your plugin/theme generated custom event. To add custom event, Go to Dashboard » User Activity Log » Settings » Custom Event Settings.
3. Can I view Log in detail (If User updates post, then which data he/she has updated)?
Yes. You can see which part of post content/title, user has updated.
User activity Log plugin is language compatible, thus can be translated into multiple languages. You can use POEdit plugin for translation.
Step 1. Install Poedit tool and open it
Step 2. Open .POT file from /wp-content/plugins/user-activity-log-pro/languages/ that you want to translate
Step 3. Now, click on "Save"
Step 4. Then one popup will be appear and then enter your Language code ( Ex :- "ca_CA" for English (Canada)) in language option
Step 5. Then select source path tab and you have to modify this path to full path of your plugin that you want to translate.
Step 6. Then press ok button.
Step 7. Then give file name like this user_activity_log_pro-ca_CA.po for English (Canada) language.
Step 8. Then save file inside language folder in plugin that you want to translate and all strings are appear in your poedit editor
Step 9. Select your string that you want to translate and in bottom side there are two options one is Source Text and another one is Translation
Step 10. Source Text keep as it is and in Translation section enter your translated string of selected string that you want to translate and then save it.
Step 11. Repeat step 10 untill your all strings to be translate.
Step 12. Now you will get two separate files – a .po file and a .mo file.
Note : When you save the files, you must name them according to your language code. Find a list of language codes at WordPress in your Language. For example, the language code for English (Canada) is ca_CA, so you would save the translated files as ca_CA.po and ca_CA.mo.
Step 13. Then go to wp-config.php file then enter the below code.
define('WPLANG', 'Your language code');for Ex.(ca_CA for English (Canada)) then save it.
Step 14. Select language from admin side, Go to Dashboard » Settings » General in that check Site Language options.
Step 15. Check language prefix in front end, view HTML.
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