Role Scoper
apply most restrictive role among multiple category assignments (3 posts)

  1. rasi1983
    Posted 3 years ago #

    From what I understand, role scoper allows access to a post if ANY category for a multiple-category post is not restricted. I want role scoper to allow access to a post only if ALL categories for that post are not restricted. Is this possible using role scoper?


  2. Daniele Raimondi
    Posted 3 years ago #

    From RS Quick guide

    So you cannot hide a post just by assigning it to an additional “hidden” category. If individual posts don't restrict the Readers role, they will be readable if any of their categories are readable to the user. If your categorization and post restriction goals demand the “readable cat + hidden cat = hidden post” formula, you'll be frustrated with this plugin. But here are some suggestions for making the Role Scoper model work with your existing categories:

    As mentioned above, different role requirements and assignments can be made for “private” and “non-private” posts in the same category.
    Depending on how your theme displays categories, you could move some “Category A” posts into a new subcategory ( Category A / Category A*), and remove them from “Category A”. Then set Category Restrictions and Category Role assignments for Category A*.

  3. Kevin Behrens
    Plugin Author

    Posted 2 years ago #

    With Press Permit Core (free download, coming to wordpress.org soon) you can mark a category as unreadable to any specified role, group or user.

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