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Discussion Board: Assigning Forum Roles

Issue Date: 04-22-2016

Forum roles can be assigned to limit access to a forum (Reader), to block access (Block user from forum), or to help with forum administration (Moderator or Grader).

Access the Discussion Board.

1. Click a Forum’s Action Link to access the contextual menu.

2. Select Manage. A list of users appears.


3. Check the box next to the name of the users you want to change the role for.

4. Click on Edit Role and select the desired role.


5. Click OK to return to the Discussion Board.

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