Difference between revisions of "Membergroup (term)"

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There are two types of membergroups:
 
There are two types of membergroups:
*'''Post count based membergroup''' - Where the member's post count will determine the membergroup the member is put in.
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*'''[[Post-Count based membergroup]]''' - Where the member's post count determines the membergroup into which the member is placed.
*'''Regular membergroup''' - Where allowed members can assign or remove other members from the group. There are 4 types of regular membergroups:
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*'''Regular membergroup''' - Where allowed members can assign or remove themselves or other members from the group. There are 5 types of regular membergroups:
**'''Private''' - Membership must be assigned by a member with the appropriate [[Permissions#Member_administration|permission]].
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**'''Private''' - Membership must be assigned by a member with the appropriate [[Permissions#Member_administration|permission]]
 
**'''Protected''' - Only [[administrator]]s can manage and assign
 
**'''Protected''' - Only [[administrator]]s can manage and assign
**'''Requestable''' - User may request membership
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**'''Requestable''' - Member may request membership
**'''Free''' - User may leave and join group at will
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**'''Free''' - Member may leave and join group at will
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**'''Post Based''' - Member will automatically join this group after making a specified number of posts.
  
 
<noinclude>[[Category:SMF Terminology]]</noinclude>
 
<noinclude>[[Category:SMF Terminology]]</noinclude>

Revision as of 04:44, 17 May 2011

Every member of a forum belongs to a membergroup. A membergroup consists of members that you pick the members to be a part of and you choose the permissions allowed to the membergroup.

There are two types of membergroups:

  • Post-Count based membergroup - Where the member's post count determines the membergroup into which the member is placed.
  • Regular membergroup - Where allowed members can assign or remove themselves or other members from the group. There are 5 types of regular membergroups:
    • Private - Membership must be assigned by a member with the appropriate permission
    • Protected - Only administrators can manage and assign
    • Requestable - Member may request membership
    • Free - Member may leave and join group at will
    • Post Based - Member will automatically join this group after making a specified number of posts.