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Should Moderators Be Able to Un-Ban Members?

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Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Gasol_The_Great on October 23rd 2010, 4:52 am

Ok, this is something I have been wanting for awhile. If moderators are allowed to ban members, I believe they should be able to un-ban them as well.

I know its not "essential" but I think it would be nice feature to have just incase a situation would arise where it would be needed.

Basically, just add an option for "Un-Ban This Member" in the "Administrate This User" part of member's profiles available to Mods.

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by LH Justin on October 23rd 2010, 5:15 am

I think this would be a good feature, I've always found it weird that a moderator can ban someone but not unban them.
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Gasol_The_Great on October 24th 2010, 6:06 am

Thanks LH! Very Happy

Anyone else want to share their feelings on this?

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by holly.a.otoole on October 24th 2010, 6:24 am

:S You can already do this. In phpbb3 that is.
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Gasol_The_Great on October 25th 2010, 6:50 am

No, not on any Forumotion based forums :/

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Gasol_The_Great on October 26th 2010, 4:32 am

Alright, I just ran into a situation where I really needed this feature.

Today I banned a member, who moments later we discovered did not deserve a ban.

No Admin was online, and he the member has to wait to get back onto the site.

Please vote yes for this. We really need it.

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Gasol_The_Great on October 27th 2010, 7:06 am

Come'on guys! I need votes!

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Darren1 on October 27th 2010, 8:55 am

Yes Very Happy

This would be helpful
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Sanket on October 27th 2010, 8:56 am

Voted yes !
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Maki1 on October 27th 2010, 12:33 pm

Sure vote yes!
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by mister23 on October 29th 2010, 7:46 pm

i agree, this option can be given to a super moderator
so yes.
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Gasol_The_Great on October 31st 2010, 12:23 am

Thanks for the votes everyone!

Please keep them coming!

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by fan4me on October 31st 2010, 2:35 am

voted YES! That's a good idea that could be needed in some occasions!
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Variver on October 31st 2010, 9:44 pm

I did find it annoying that I had to wait for an admin to log in to unban someone. Voted yes.

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Gasol_The_Great on November 2nd 2010, 4:06 am

Thanks guys Smile

20 votes for this so far!!! Very Happy

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by APE on November 2nd 2010, 5:41 pm

I vote YES would be some thing that all staff would like.

maybe it could be set for just some staff thou or you (the admin can pick what staff get the right ) that way you know who is unbanning them and it will come up in the admin page.

but would like this on my site



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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Gasol_The_Great on November 3rd 2010, 6:53 am

ape man wrote:I vote YES would be some thing that all staff would like.

maybe it could be set for just some staff thou or you (the admin can pick what staff get the right ) that way you know who is unbanning them and it will come up in the admin page.

but would like this on my site
Ultimately, I would hope that Forumotion allows us to customize permissions/powers for staff. AKA: Limit powers to certain Administrators, and disallow certain staff (such as Packagers, Reviewers, etc.) from having ban permissions even though they may have moderator permissions in a certain forum.

Although that is probably some ways away at the moment...

Right now, I would just like to see an "un-ban" button in members' profiles that is visible to everyone with moderator powers. That would satisfy me at least for now...

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Gasol_The_Great on November 11th 2010, 4:48 am

Come on guys, need a quite a few more votes before Forumotion will consider this!

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Fireflies on December 18th 2010, 5:51 am

Voted yes
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Harperboy326 on December 18th 2010, 5:59 am

Voted Yes cheers
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Jophy on December 19th 2010, 8:10 am

Voted yes Wink
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Destructoino on December 19th 2010, 3:19 pm

Yes

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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by SLGray on September 18th 2015, 8:54 pm

Bumping to move this suggestion to the first page.


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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by SLGray on August 2nd 2017, 10:39 pm

Bumping to move the topic to the first page.


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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Justice™ on August 2nd 2017, 10:50 pm

That'd be useful on the fm forums. Voted YES.
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by TonnyKamper on August 2nd 2017, 11:30 pm

Very useful, voted yes Smile
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by Draxion on August 3rd 2017, 12:12 am

Voted yes.


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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by DeathLess on August 3rd 2017, 8:52 am

Voted yes, very useful.
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Re: Allow Moderators To Un-Ban

Post by brandon_g on August 3rd 2017, 2:00 pm

I vote as well, but its contingent on admins having the option to disable this as well.


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