also, the default category and forum already have the basic standard permissions set.
if you leave that forum in place and the when you make a new forum you simply copy permissions from it to your new forums. that is really the easiest way to set up a board.
most people probably never need any different permissions settings than the default ones for the default forum.
I'm baaaaaccckkkk. still doing work on donation basis. PM your needs.
Premium phpBB 3.3 Styles
If nobody is in the forest, does a tree really fall?