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Offline Cuda

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Confused about member groups
« on: January 20, 2009, 10:54:51 AM »
Heya everyone,

I basically just started using SMF, it looks great, I'm just having a small problem.

I want members to register and automatically go into a group where they can only see one forum, and I have to move them into another group for them to be able to see every forum.

Right now people just seem to be in a post based group... I've even cnaged this post group permission in order to see one forum, but all my mebers feedback is that they can see everything... hmm.

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Re: Confused about member groups
« Reply #1 on: January 20, 2009, 12:32:21 PM »
Hey Cuda, welcome to SMF :D

SMF Online Manual: Membergroups

Post based are IN ADDITION to the regular members membergroup, so for each of those boards, you may have to uncheck regular members, however, I don't know for sure if that will work.

You could ask the mod author to upgrade this too:
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