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Controlling what a group user sees in a forum possible?

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  1. Kentaro
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    15 Jun 2010
    15 Jun 2010
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    Hi,

    I'm a novice on sitefinity and inquiring if it's possible that i could use one forum control and have different group of users to view different category threads?

    For example, i have two different types of groups. a publisher and an advertiser group. I was hoping to show different forum topics for publishers who logs in our system and likewise for an advertiser's case. If using one forum control not possible is there a work around on this like copying the forum control on sitefinity and thus work independently?

    Kindly advice.
    Update: I found a link in one of sitefinity's forum here http://www.sitefinity.com/devnet/forums/sitefinity-3-x/3-x-pre-release-forums-retired/copy-news-module.aspx which was how to copy news module. Is there a similar method with copying forum module?

    Thanks,
    Ken
  2. Radoslav Georgiev
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    01 Feb 2016
    15 Jun 2010
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    Hi Kentaro,

    It is possible. You can take a look at this forum thread. It has similar request. Instead of checking for the current page name you will check for the current user's roles and hide forum appropriately.

    Regards,
    Radoslav Georgiev
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