Configure moderation filters

Create moderation filters to manage how content is moderated.

Before you begin

Role required: sn_communities.admin, sn_communities.moderation_admin


  1. Navigate to Community > Moderation > Moderation Filters.
  2. Click New.
  3. Click Banned Keyword Filter.
  4. Complete the form, as appropriate.
    Table 1. Moderation Banned Keyword Filter form
    Field Description
    Filter Name The name of the filter.
    Active A check box that indicates whether the filter is active.
    Synchronous A check box indicating that content is automatically moderated on submission. Any content including the banned words defined in the filter is not allowed to be posted.

    If the check box is not flagged as synchronous, a moderation task is automatically created when the banned words are used.

  5. Click Submit.
  6. From the list, click the name of your filter.
  7. Add a banned keyword word to the list:
    1. In the Keywords list, click New.
    2. Enter your keyword.
    3. Click Submit.
    4. Repeat to add more keywords to the list.
  8. Click Update.