Create a forum permission

Add a forum user and a permission to a forum to create a forum permission.

Before you begin

Role required: sn_communities.forum_admin

About this task

Forum permissions are a combination of a forum, forum users, and permissions. Associate forum users and permissions within a specific forum. You can add multiple combinations of forum users and permissions to a forum.


  1. Navigate to Community > Administration > Forums.
  2. Click a forum.
  3. In the Forum Permissions related list, click New.
  4. Complete the form.
    Table 1. Forum permissions
    Field Description
    Forums Users The user or group of users you want to give access to the forum.
    Permission The permission you want to give to the forum users in the forum.
  5. Click Submit.