Managing forum members and roles

Updated 3 months ago by Akaash Amalraj

Forum roles

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

Actions

Member

Moderator

Admin

Reply to topics

Y

Y

Y

Delete own topics

Y

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 forum

-

-

Y

Change the forum name

-

-

Y

Archive, unarchive, or delete the forum

-

-

Y

Mark as best solution

-

Y

Y

Mark as closed

-

Y

Y

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

Managing members and requests

Forum admins can add or remove members from a forum.

To view all the members in a forum, 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 forum.


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