This plugin provides a mechanism for users to gain or lose points for performing certain actions on your site.

2.3.4 2019-04-07 18:50 UTC

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Last update: 2020-07-11 20:30:39 UTC


Latest Version: 2.3.4
Released: 2019-03-18
Contact: iionly@gmx.de
License: GNU General Public License version 2
Copyright: (c) iionly (for Elgg 1.8 and newer), Billy Gunn


With the userpoints plugin users can gain or lose points for performing certain actions on your site like posting blogs, comments, editing their profile, adding pictures, videos etc. The plugins also provides an API to be useable by other plugins to make use of the userpoints budget of users (for example used by the Gifts plugin).


  1. If you have a previous version of the plugin installed, start with deactivating the Elggx Userpoints plugin, then remove the elggx_userpoints plugin folder from the mod directory completely before installing the new version,
  2. Copy the elggx_userpoints folder into the mod directory of your Elgg installation,
  3. Enable the plugin in the admin section of your site,
  4. Configure then the plugin settings (section "Administer" - "Utilities" - "Elggx Userpoints"). Especially, you need to configure the number of points to be awared for specific user actions on the Point Settings tab.