How to enable/disable the Joomla login form SSL functionality

Your Joomla! login form can be configured to work with or without an SSL certificate. In order to adjust the settings you should go to:

Joomla! administrative area -> Extensions -> Module Manager

Here you should select the module Login form. On the next page under the Basic Options section you will find the field Encrypt Login Form.

By disabling or enabling this variable you can control the usage of the SSL certificate for your login form.

In order to use an SSL certificate with your Joomla! web site you will need a Private SSL certificate issued for your domain.

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