Simplifies FacultyStaffDirectory (FSD) for the end-user.
This product simplifies FacultyStaffDirectory to make it more friendly to end-users. It hides tabs that most users don’t need to see when editing their profile and cleans up some visual clutter. The options remain visible to Managers and Personnel Managers who may need to access them.
In particular, this product will:
You should install FacultyStaffDirectory first before using this product. FSD Simplifier will uninstall safely, but the permissions to access the Actions and Display menus on Persons will remain disabled for the user. This is because Persons are set back to the fsd_person_workflow, where the relevant permissions are not managed.
Verified to work with:
It has not been tested with versions of Plone before 3.3.5 or FSD before 2.1.4. It is likely to be compatible with later versions, but you should test on a development instance first.
This product was first developed by Heather Wozniak during the West Coast Plone Sprint 2010 organized by the Los Angeles Plone Users Group (http://laplone.org).
Special thanks to Alec Mitchell and Luke Brannon for their guidance and assistance with this project. And to the WebLion group at Penn State University for developing the great FacultyStaffDirectory.