The admin module is definitely not the best way to customize VuFind; in fact, I expect that the module will go away (or at least change dramatically) at some point in the future, since the security risks of allowing web-based configuration outweigh the benefits, and nobody seems to have time to keep the module up to date with VuFind's many configurable options anyway. For better or worse, the best way to customize VuFind is to edit .ini files and templates. Fortunately, this process isn't too painful, and we're here to help if you have problems!
To answer your two specific questions:
1.) If you just want one standard language, edit web/conf/config.ini and comment out all the languages you do not want. Make sure the language setting in the [Site] section matches the one language that remains.
2.) The SMS option is not currently configurable via .ini files -- to disable it, you'll have to customize the Record/view.tpl template within your chosen theme. The line you need to delete should be fairly easy to find. If you haven't already, you might find this Wiki page helpful when customizing themes:
I hope this is helpful -- let me know if you have more questions!
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Christian_ [mailto:dabrowski.christian@...]
> Sent: Monday, February 13, 2012 9:38 AM
> To: vufind-general@...
> Subject: Re: [VuFind-General] Admninistration Module Password Problems
> Hey Demian,
> module was enabled in config.ini, and you were right it was the repeated pop
> up window with the 403 forbidden error. Now I figured it out: as I copied
> the decrypted output from the htpasswd command from the shell and put it
> into the .htpasswd file, it suddenly worked. thanks for your help!
> I somehow expected more from the admin module. for example: I am looking for
> the possibility to set only one standard language and comment out the
> language dropdown menu or how to remove the sms notification from the record
> view? Shall I open a new thread with it?
> View this message in context: http://old.nabble.com/Admninistration-Module-
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