Personal Info AddOn
User personalisation and user search tool.
A set of elements to enhance user information on the user homepage:
- User picture
- Quick overview of the most common user information
- Quickly edit user information
Search tools to find users:
- Quick find phone list
- Quick find face book
When installed, see Main.PersonalInfoHome
for additional details.
The user homepage with user picture and most common information 'lifted' from the extended UserForm. The information that is shown is configurable.
Edit mode of user information
Foolproof editing of most common user data.
Choosing a personal picture
Each user can have multiple pictures and select one of them.
is installed, pictures are scaled on the server so camera pictures can be safely uploaded without fear of network congestion.
Quick search phone list
When installed at our homepage this quickly became the killer app of our intranet twiki.
is installed, data is read from a saved attachment file. Each time a user makes a change to the user topic this file is updated.
Similar to the phone list but with pictures.
- Set SHORTDESCRIPTION = User personalisation and user search tool
A note on upgrading
If you are upgrading from a previous version of this add-on, please note that any customizations in PersonalInfo will be overwritten. If you have made any customizations, copy them and re-add them to the new PersonalInfo topic.
- Download the ZIP file from the Plugin web (see below).
PersonalInfoAddOn.zip in your ($TWIKI_ROOT) directory.
- Select the data files for your version of TWiki (you are currently running on TWiki-6.0.0, Mon, 14 Oct 2013, build 26523)
- TWiki 4.1.x: use
- TWiki 4.2.x: use
/data/_PersonalInfoAddOn04x02 - this version is being maintained
- Copy the data files to your Main web.
- Optional plugins:
- Manually resolve the dependencies listed below. None
Updating from TWiki 4.1 to 4.2
If you are using PersonalInfoAddon for TWiki 4.1, and need to update to the version for TWiki 4.2, copy these files from
to your Main web:
| Copyright ©:
|| 2007, 2008 Arthur Clemens
| Plugin Version:
|| 1.4 (06 Apr 2008)
| 06 Apr 2008
|| 1.4 Various formatting fixes (version TWiki 4.2 only).
| 30 Jan 2008
|| 1.3.2 Fixes template bug in picture upload screen that caused images to be uploaded as FILENAME.
| 23 Aug 2007
|| 1.3 Made this add-on work on TWiki 4.1 as well. Added vCard format and improved facebook display.
| 12 Jun 2007
|| 1.2 Update for TWiki 4.2 template refactoring (so the add-on will work with default skin as well); images can now be rendered using ImagePlugin; added "table of all users" and face book.
| 07 Apr 2007
|| 1.1.2 Update to match PatternSkin svn release number 13320.
| 07 Mar 2007
|| 1.1.1 Fixed CSS bug on Win Explorer 6.
| 06 Mar 2007
|| 1.1 Modularized include sections to make these easier to override: all local overrides can now safely happen in the PersonalInfo topic.
| 06 Mar 2007
|| 1.0.2 Added
| 05 Mar 2007
|| 1.0.1 Small documentation updates.
| 04 Mar 2007
|| 1.0 First release.
| Demo url: