Configure moderation filters

Create moderation filters to manage how content is moderated.

Before you begin

Role required: sn_communities.admin or sn_communities.moderation_admin


  1. Navigate to Community > Moderation > Moderation Filters.
  2. Click New.
  3. Click Banned Keyword Filter.
  4. On the form, fill in the fields.
    Table 1. Moderation Banned Keyword Filter form
    Field Description
    Filter Name Name of the filter.
    Active Check box to make the filter active.
    Synchronous Check box to moderate content when it is submitted. Any content that includes the banned words defined in the filter is not posted.

    If the check box is cleared, the system creates a moderation task when banned words are used.

  5. Click Submit.
  6. From the Moderation Filters list, click the name of your filter.
  7. Add a banned keyword word to the list:
    1. In the Keywords list, click New.
    2. In the Keyword field, enter your keyword.
    3. Click Submit.
    4. If required, repeat to add more keywords to the list.
  8. Click Update.