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  • 🌟 We have over 110 articles to help get you started and are quickly working to make our documentation even better. If anything is missing you would like to see covered within our docs please post your docs suggestions...
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  • Once you've competed the web based set-up for Plato only the core modules will be installed. After completing set-up you should see a very minimal home page as shown below... Completing setup When you first...
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  • To ease installation the first time you launch Plato within your web browser you will be presented with the web based set-up screen. This screen allows you to name your installation, provide a database connection string...
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  • Plato.Tenants adds multi-tenancy support & management capabilities to your installation of Plato. What is multi-tenancy? Multi-tenancy support allows you to create several completely unique Plato sites from a single...
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  • The Plato.Theming module allows you to create themes and customise theme files via the web based Plato administrator dashboard . Plato.Theming is an optional module and can be enabled via the features page. NOTE...
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  • Plato.Users.Notifications adds both web & email notification capabilities to Plato. Your users can opt-out of any notifications generated by Plato through new notification controls that are added to each users account area...
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    Links
    Links within markdown are very simple and can be added with the following markdown syntax... [google.com](https://www.google.com/) This would produce a simple hyperlink like so... google.com You can also style...
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    Settings
    You can edit important application settings via the Plato administrator dashboard under the " Settings " area accessible within the main navigation on the left. TIP A fresh Plato installation will only...
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  • Plato lets you pick and choose the features or modules you would like to offer within your Plato installation. This helps keep the UI clean and clear and ensures you only offer the features that help you help your users....
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    Features
    Plato is composed of modules. Modules are small independent NuGet packages or Visual Studio projects that compose together to add all of the functionality you see within Plato. Managing Modules 💠 You can enable or...
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  • By far the quickest way to get started with Plato is to download or clone the Plato source code locally and use an IDE such as Visual Studio to build & launch Plato. Building Plato 🏠 After downloading Plato open...
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    Dashboard
    The Plato administrator dashboard is used to configure & manage your Plato installation. After you've set-up your Plato installation the administrator dashboard will be the first place you want to visit to enable...
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    Licensing
    Plato is a commercial product and requires a paid license for possession or use. Using Plato is subject to the terms and conditions of the Plato EULA at https://plato.instantasp.co.uk/legal/license . To acquire a...
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  • Looking to download Plato to install on your own computer or server? All official releases are available to download via our releases page on GitHub. Plato is not free software and you will need either a commercial...
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  • You can publish Plato to your configured IIS site using web deploy . Before following the steps within this guide please ensure you have the latest version of web deploy installed for Visual Studio. Visit the Microsoft...
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  • The Plato.Files module adds both private and public file sharing to Plato. Administrator have complete control over upload settings and can restrict various upload settings on a per user role basis. This document provides......
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  • Plato leverages the identity services & best practices provided by .NET Core for user authentication and account recovery. Passwords Passwords within Plato are hashed. A hash is a one way function, so given the password...
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  • It's not uncommon to forget your password. Account recovery is secure and easy with Plato. Plato uses a familiar email based "Reset Password" flow to allow you and your users to reset account passwords. This...
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  • The Plato.Features.Updates module adds the ability to manage module updates & in most cases completely automate the module upgrade process. With Plato.Features.Updates enabled you'll notice a new " Update "...
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  • The Plato.Anchorific module automatically generates a table or contents and anchors from headings within your content You can see an example of this below... Enabling Plato.Anchorific Visit your Plato dashboard...
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