Add access and content types to a permission

Add access and content types to your permission to determine the access which users have to certain forums and content.

Before you begin

Role required: sn_communities.forum_admin

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Community > Administration > Permissions.
  2. Click the permission you created from the Permissions list.
  3. Complete the form, as appropriate.
    Table 1. Permission form
    Field Description
    Name The name of the permission. If required, you can change it.
    Description The description of the permission. If required, you can change it.
    Clone Click Clone to create a new permission record with the same access types as the source permission. The new permission name starts with Clone of . Use Clone if an existing permission record cannot be modified and a permission record with similar settings is required.
    Forum Access related list Select an access type for the forum.
    1. Click New.
    2. Select an access type from the Access choice list.
    3. Click Submit.
    Content Type Access related list Select a content type and an access type for the content.
    1. Click New.
    2. Select a content type from the Content Type choice list.
    3. Select an access type from the Access choice list.
    4. Click Submit.
    Forums related list The forums in which the permission has been used.
    Permission Exceptions related list The users who have specific permissions added as a permission exception for any of the forums in the Forums list.

What to do next

Create a forum permission.