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Shows current location of a user in their wire post and also in river's wire post. Also autofills their location via jQuery.

by Cim
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Thanks to for the wonderful FREE service, this plugin utilizes their service to get a current user's location by city, state (region). There's nothing to install or sign up, but if your Elgg site is popular then you will need to sign up, why? Read here


  • Doesn't need to be place below any themes, uses elgg_extend_view()
  • Provides location for river, the wire's river, edit profile location field and objects with comments
  • Creates/updates 3 metadatas (city, region/state, country) on login or post creation
  • If plugin cannot determine user's city then it defaults to country
  • Users turning off their location are still visible to admins only (marked in red)
  • Any other features? Comment directly on the plugin


  • Download plugin
  • Upload to your elgg site
  • Activate plugin
  • Run upgrade.php


  • Delete existing folder
  • Unzip 1.x release
  • Upload to mod directory
  • Run upgrade.php


  • Clean up code
  • Add user settings to turn off location
  • Community members on a map


Plugin doesn't work on a localhost environment, must be enabled on a live server.


Creator of Demyx


  • Category: Third Party integrations
  • License: GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2
  • Updated: 1970-1-1
  • Downloads: 3558
  • Recommendations: 14

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