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Comment Authorisation (4 posts)

  1. midnitesonnet
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Is it possible have a setting in a future version which allows you to allow registered users to post comments despite having a general rules that administrators must approve all comments. This would be a very useful feature.

    Many thanks.

  2. MichaelH
    Posted 6 years ago #

    You can set it so an administrator does NOT have to approve comments.

    You can also set it so the admin approves comments but that subsequent comments from a previous approved commentor will not be held for moderation.

    See Administration > Options > Discussion

  3. rabmaster
    Posted 6 years ago #

    I think the poster is aware of this, but is asking for a new feature which takes into account whether a user is registered or not, and sets commenting permissions based upon that. It would be a useful feature in my opinion - registered members shouldn't require moderation, whereas those who are not registered may well do.

    Personally, I'm happy to moderate the first comment and keep a lookout for abuse!

  4. midnitesonnet
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Yes i was aware of the features MichaelH spoke about but my sentiments were more those of RabMaster. It would be useful not to have to moderate registered members.

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