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DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by KoolBear » Sun Feb 13, 2011 9:16 pm

Please note that at the bottom of the forum page is a "new forum link" it is titled DBB Policies, whne you click on it you will be taken to the original policies that Sup and I implemented when the board was founded in 1997, while there might be some old wording this document has never really changed from it's initial conception not does it need to be changed much.
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by Spidey » Sun Feb 13, 2011 9:45 pm

"You are not authorised to read this forum."
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by KoolBear » Sun Feb 13, 2011 10:21 pm

Oops let me remove the user login requirement
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by Krom » Sun Feb 13, 2011 10:30 pm

Clicking that policy link results in a general error if you have a theme selected other than the default...
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by KoolBear » Sun Feb 13, 2011 10:56 pm

oopas ok let me rethink this
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by KoolBear » Sun Feb 13, 2011 11:09 pm

ok, I think I fixed that problem, but the colors don;t follow the themes yet, maybe one day but not this day :P

Please try again.
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by Aus-RED-5 » Mon Feb 14, 2011 1:40 am

Spidey wrote:"You are not authorised to read this forum."
I'm getting the same thing.

Using the Defualt DBB theme.
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by Isaac » Mon Feb 14, 2011 7:12 am

I'm getting the same message but I'm not worried about this. The policies are probably all common sense stuff.
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by KoolBear » Mon Feb 14, 2011 7:38 am

Ok, sorry I am trying to figure out these new forum permission settings.

I guess I have to allow people access, by default it's turn off to users when you create a new forum or forum link.

Anyway please see if it works now.
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by Isaac » Mon Feb 14, 2011 8:12 am

Works!
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by Krom » Mon Feb 14, 2011 8:57 am

When you create a new forum/category/link, the best way to set up permissions is to copy them from the PTMC cafe (or some other public visible forum).
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by KoolBear » Mon Feb 14, 2011 9:00 am

:p lol now you tell me :)
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Re: DBB User and Moderation Guidelines

Post by Isaac » Mon Feb 14, 2011 5:44 pm

The number one policy I only recently learned, that applies to all web forums, is, remember to enjoy yourself.
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