Configure content types for a forum

Define which types of content to use in a particular forum and associate a workflow so that content is reviewed before becoming visible to other community users.

Before you begin

Role required: sn_communities.forum_admin


  1. Navigate to Community > Administration > Forums.
  2. Click the desired forum from the Forums list.
  3. From the Content Types related list, click New.
  4. Select a Content Type from the Content Types list.
  5. Select an Approval Workflow.
    You can select the Community - Content Approval workflow or one that you have created.
  6. Click Submit.


The selected content type is added to the Content Types related list in the forum. You can use these content types in this forum.