This article explains how to restrict a Joomla article to a specific author.
To restrict a Joomla Author to a specific article:
Note: In order to assign Author priviledges to a specific article, the user must already be in the Joomla Author group.
- From the Joomla administration screen, click Content > Article Manager.
Joomla displays the Article Manager.
- Click on the title of the article to which you want to give editing access.
- Click the Parameters box.Article Parameters Screen
- Select an Author from the Author list.
- Click Save.
Now the Author you assign to the article can log in to the front end and has the ability to edit the article to which you assigned him.