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I'm creating a view to list user sessions statistics. (Data selected from table myuserstat, there is UID field, myuserstat rows is not a Content Type, just table)

I want to make access url like /mystat/{user}, to list data of specified user.

How can I allow users to see their own stat, and admins see all users stat? For now i only found how to limit to the current user: contextual filter->UID->Provide default value->logged user id. But in that case, how to allow admins to view all users?

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Create another view or a page within same view with path /mystat or path can be different without using contextual filters. And in page seetting option in view choose access from none to role and select admin role.

  • Yes, thats straightforward way, but i thought there is more right/drupal way. – Vovka Dec 14 '16 at 7:55
  • another way of doing this is by using hook_view_query_alter where you can remove contextual filters in case of uid = 1; – harsh_behl_0007 Dec 14 '16 at 7:59
  • @Vovka you're over thinking this. This is exactly how you should do it. Ever heard of KISS? Not the rock band. – No Sssweat Dec 14 '16 at 9:01

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