Managing channel members and roles

Updated 4 months ago by Arjun

Channel roles

There are three roles for every channel: member, moderator, and admin. Here is an overview of the differences:

Actions

Member

Moderator

Admin

View all content

Y

Y

Y

Add new posts

Y

Y

Y

Comment on posts

Y

Y

Y

Delete own posts

Y

Y

Y

Turning on and off commenting

-

Y

Y

Approve or deny member requests

-

Y

Y

Add or remove members

-

Y

Y

Pin and unpin posts

-

Y

Y

Remove any post

-

Y

Y

Make a member a moderator or admin

-

-

Y

Remove a moderator or admin from a channel

-

-

Y

Change the channel name

-

-

Y

Change the privacy settings

-

-

Y

Archive, unarchive, or delete the channel

-

-

Y

Super Admins of an account can view the contents of all channels, including closed channels. For closed channels, they must add themselves as members to be able to view its contents.

Managing members and requests

Channel admins can add or remove members from a channel.

To view all the members in a channel, click the More options button) > Manage members. On the All members page, click +Add Members to add new members. You can add individual users or groups.

Click the More options button () next to a person’s name to make them an admin, moderator, or remove them from the channel.

Channel admins can also approve or deny requests from account users to join a channel.

To approve or deny requests, click the More options button () > Member requests on the channel page. You can review the list of pending requests and approve or deny requests.


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