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Post by skidsolo on June 25th 2016, 1:38 am

Hi all,

I need to make a member a moderator but it's a long time since I last did that and I can't suss it out.

Can anyone help please including how to get 'moderator' to appear in his posts.

Cheers,

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Post by Draxion on June 25th 2016, 1:51 am

Hi there,

Reading this should help:http://help.forumotion.com/t16012-designate-moderators

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Post by skidsolo on June 25th 2016, 9:51 am

Brilliant Draxion, thanks a million.

So how do I get 'moderator, and five stars to appear in his posts?

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Post by Draxion on June 25th 2016, 9:53 am

If i understand what you are referring to, this should help you.

http://help.forumotion.com/t16692-user-ranks


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Post by skidsolo on June 25th 2016, 12:20 pm

Hi Draxion and thanks for the reply.

Either I'm mis-reading that link or maybe I didn't make it quite clear what I was trying to achieve. I already have the ranks set up.

This is what I want to do:



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Post by Draxion on June 25th 2016, 12:21 pm

Correct. That is the rank (moderator) and rank image (stars).


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Post by Nemo on June 25th 2016, 5:02 pm

Hello,

As Draxion previously said, you could read this tutorial in order to achieve what you describe.

You can follow these steps : ACP(Admin Control Panel) > Users and Groups > Ranks > Rank Administration > Ranks > Add new rank
Then you fill all the necessary fields and you choose a default image unless you have custom-made ranks. Finally, you hit save and the rank will have been created.

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Post by skidsolo on June 25th 2016, 5:33 pm

Thanks for the response guys but I seem to be missing something here.

Following the procedure above sets up the ranks which I did on starting my website. However, what I need is to be able to insert 'moderator' and star rating into my new moderators posts as in the screen capture above.

I can't see how to do that in the above procedure..... unless I'm missing something.

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Post by Draxion on June 25th 2016, 5:35 pm

Admin Panel > Users and Groups > Search Users > find the person you want to give the rank > scroll all the way down and assign them your rank via "Rank Title"
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Post by SLGray on June 25th 2016, 9:00 pm

Did you give the member the rank? This type of rank has to be manually given to the member.


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Post by skidsolo on June 26th 2016, 2:58 pm

Thanks Draxion, that is just what I needed.

Thanks to everyone else too.

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Post by SLGray on June 26th 2016, 10:10 pm

Is this solved, @skidsolo ?


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Post by skidsolo on June 27th 2016, 10:01 am

Yes it is SL.

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Post by SLGray on June 27th 2016, 12:19 pm

Problem solved & topic archived.
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