What happens when you rename Anonymous account?

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What happens when you rename Anonymous account?

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Title says it all. Will it break your board?

I'm just curious, not like I'll try it myself
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Hi
This user must absolutely not be deleted and he must remain in the "guest" group at the risk of having permissions issues.

Basically, it's all people who come to your forum without being connected, it is essential.
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It depends on what to mean by "rename". If you just change Guest to Visitor then that would not be a problem but if you changed ANONYMOUS to VISITOR then you would have some serious issues with your board.
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best to just leave it alone.

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qcz wrote:
Fri Aug 28, 2020 5:04 am
I'm just curious, not like I'll try it myself
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Re: What happens when you rename Anonymous account?

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It's an account just like any other but it's the one for everyone who is not logged in so you can control what visitors see. It should be in the guest group on it’s own and cannot be renamed. And yes, if you mess with it you will break your board.
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qcz wrote:
Fri Aug 28, 2020 5:04 am
Title says it all. Will it break your board?

I'm just curious, not like I'll try it myself
Why not install a board on your PC and try it?
Most of the errors I don't make now, are the result of having made those on personal webserver years ago (for testing purposes ;) )
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Ok. I'll try when I fix my PC tomorrow
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