Ranks? What do they do?

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crossfire39
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Ranks? What do they do?

Post by crossfire39 » Thu Feb 15, 2007 7:36 am

Hey,
Just started using phpBB again and forgot a little bit about ranks :?

Do they hold any purpose? I am thinking of using them like masks on invison boards so a user can access certain forums depending on his rank. Could anyone direct me how to do this? Whether it be a mod or simple acp usage.

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Arty
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Post by Arty » Thu Feb 15, 2007 7:38 am

Ranks are just small text and images in profile under username. For example, "registered user" under your name
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Post by karlsemple » Thu Feb 15, 2007 7:38 am

They are nothing to do with permissions, you can set them so users get a certain rank for a certain post count.....they are like a badge of merit sort of thing, nothing more to be honest :)
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