Joomla Check If Super Admin


In this tutorial, we will check that the logged in user has super admin rights, this work in Joomla 3 and above.

// Get the user object
$user       = JFactory::getUser();

// Get the user authorization for admin level
$isadmin = $user->authorise('core.admin');

if($isadmin === true){
  // User is super admin
  // User is NOT super admin.

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