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Started by Adz., October 17, 2014, 05:12:34 PM

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Since we can't disable 'Register new members' access, there should be a permission to disable it. As it's for owners only.
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Just a suggestion  8)


Cannot see this being implemented and when I was on the dev team, I would have said no - for the reasons given in topic.

You do not need to make a permission for every single thing, because that would quickly become utterly unmanageable.
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In short... No.

As I already said, your concept might be true for your own forum... However, on all of the forums that I run and thousands of others, such a permission is not restricted to owners... It is granted to anyone who can manage the users....
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