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Post by Michou on May 21st 2012, 5:20 am

Hey my question is, Is there such a way a Moderator of my forum can have the power to ban Members without having the access to the admin panel? Like is there a way to give them the rights to ban people with having the power of an Owner ?? Without having to access the Admin Panel? Please answer anyone?


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Solved Re: Can Moderators Ban Members?

Post by SLGray on May 21st 2012, 5:24 am

Yes.

Administration Panel > General > Forum > Security
Disallow moderators to ban members: No
Moderators should see a Ban This Member link at the bottom of the first page of a member's profile.


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Post by Michou on May 21st 2012, 5:31 am

Hey, I just tried that and I tested it out on my Tester Name of my forum and I still dont see this option?

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Post by SLGray on May 21st 2012, 5:33 am

Go to a member's profile and scroll to the bottom of the page.

Administrate user : - Ban this member


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Post by Michou on May 21st 2012, 5:35 am

Okay Since I am owner of the forum, I see that option fine on my Owner name, but I made a new user and made it a Moderator, I did not see this option, why do u think, am I doing anything wrong? Im sure in security I have Disallow Moderator To Ban User > NO

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Post by Derri on May 21st 2012, 8:18 am

If you disallowed them to ban then they won't be able to ban.


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Solved Re: Can Moderators Ban Members?

Post by APE on May 22nd 2012, 2:58 am

take a look here see if this helps Wink

ACP >>General tab >>

Forum

  • Security >> Security Administration
  • Disallow moderators to ban members : NO
SAVE


then have a look to see if your mods can see the settings to ban Wink


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Solved Re: Can Moderators Ban Members?

Post by Michou on May 23rd 2012, 12:51 am

@APE wrote:take a look here see if this helps Wink

ACP >>General tab >>

Forum

  • Security >> Security Administration
  • Disallow moderators to ban members : NO
SAVE


then have a look to see if your mods can see the settings to ban Wink


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Hey I have it like that but I have no idea why my mods are not getting the ban tool, please help I tried to make a new user and give it mod rights and it showed once then never again? I even deleted the group and re made it and still didn't work ?

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Post by APE on May 23rd 2012, 12:57 am

when you click on a members profile you need to scroll right the way down the page to the bottom Note if your looking at an admin page from a mod this will not show but if its a member and not a mod then it should show

make sure you make a mod then go look at any other member not a staff member and you should see it Wink
I will be happy to make an account on your forum and then you can place me as a test mod and i can see if i see the button for you Wink
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Post by Michou on May 23rd 2012, 1:03 am

Please do so, make an account and ill make u a mod tell me if u see it please

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Solved Re: Can Moderators Ban Members?

Post by APE on May 23rd 2012, 1:05 am

@Michou wrote:Please do so, make an account and ill make u a mod tell me if u see it please

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Post by Michou on May 23rd 2012, 1:10 am

@APE wrote:
@Michou wrote:Please do so, make an account and ill make u a mod tell me if u see it please

account made as ape helper




Made u a mod

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Solved Re: Can Moderators Ban Members?

Post by APE on May 23rd 2012, 1:13 am

ok go to your ACP and you need to make sure the settings are made for your mods

Go to ACP >> Users & Groups >>

Groups >>

  • Group Administration >> find Moderators group press the
  • and set Is Moderator to say 5 rooms on your forum and then save get me in your chat box when your done



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Post by Michou on May 23rd 2012, 1:47 am

This is solved thanks to ape for his great help.

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Solved Re: Can Moderators Ban Members?

Post by APE on May 23rd 2012, 1:51 am

Your welcome just glad i was of help to you any thing else you need just give me a shout

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Post by SLGray on May 23rd 2012, 3:02 am

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