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Post by bih on May 12th 2012, 5:11 am

Is there anyway to get a notification on the forum of a new members request to join, vs. on just email? Sorry if this has been asked, could not find

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Post by Jophy on May 12th 2012, 5:13 am

Hello!
Do you mean you want to set activation of new accounts for admins? This means that a new registered account needs to be approved first by an admin before he/she can log in to the forum.
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Post by bih on May 12th 2012, 5:16 pm

No.
When someone submits a request to join forum (admin approval required is set), I would like to have something on my forum that says there is a request pending, so I don't have to look at email all the time to see if someone is wanting to join.

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Post by SLGray on May 12th 2012, 7:20 pm

You can change it here:
Administration Panel > Users & Groups > Users > Users Options
Send notify e-mail on new user registrations: [] None [] Moderators [] Administrators

I believe the only way to be notified is by email.


When your topic has been solved, ensure you mark the topic solved.
Never post your email in public.

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Post by bih on May 13th 2012, 3:24 am

Right I have that set. What I was hoping for was something to alert me on my forum that there was a pending member so I dont have to look at my email all the time.

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Post by Derri on May 13th 2012, 3:32 am

I don't think this is an option available
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Post by Jophy on May 13th 2012, 7:02 am

@bih wrote:Right I have that set. What I was hoping for was something to alert me on my forum that there was a pending member so I dont have to look at my email all the time.
There won't be any 'pending' user if you have the following settings set on your forum:
Admin Panel > Users & Groups > User Options > New accounts activation : Set it to 'Automatic' activate > Save

That option will let the new members log in without activating their account by e-mail or by an admin. Wink
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Post by Jellydonut on May 14th 2012, 8:13 pm

Also, you can make sure that there are no pending members without looking at your email by going to Admin Panel> Users and Groups > Inactive Users and then checkmark and active them
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Post by Ahkrir on May 14th 2012, 9:32 pm

What you want is not possible (yet).
But the above guys have answered very nicely.
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