Setting permissions

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Setting permissions

Post by Seraphic »

Does anyone else find the setting of permissions in phpBB3 confusing as hell? phpBB2 was so much easier.

Anyway, should I be setting the permissions of usergroups + forums, or just forums, or just usergroups?

Using "Groups’ forum permissions" seems like it would be easiest. Since I can set the below for all forums:

Administrators/Mods = Full Access
Bots = Bot Access
Registered users = Standard Access + Polls

However, for one forum, registered users need to only be able to reply, not post.
So leave that forum set to "no role assigned" and set the forum permission in that case?


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Re: Setting permissions

Post by stevemaury »

Some permission apply to forums, some to groups and some to both. Perhaps this will be helpful:

Knowledge Base - phpBB3 Permissions
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