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Hi what is Match-Key restrictions?

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Hi, I have never been able to work how to use this.


Ideally you are able to shut certain parts of the platform off, am I correct.


If I want to shut up the forum and chat system, how could I do this?
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Match-key for chat…
site:chat

Match-key for forum…
forum


Just enter the match key and choose permissions against it. And probably put it under the access denied messages too so you can customise the error message shown, e.g. "The chat is currently shut down whilst we hunt down offenders with the help of Interpol.".


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Thanks, I'm having trouble with the usergroup ticking:

see screenshot:
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site:chat

didn't work

See attachment.
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Wow. Fix:

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adminzone/pages/modules/admin_permisisons.php
» Download: admin_permissions.php (41 Kb, 172 downloads so far)
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themes/default/templates/PERMISSION_KEYS_PERMISSIONS_SCREEN.tpl
» Download: PERMISSION_KEYS_PERMISSIONS_SCREEN.tpl (1.19 Kb, 116 downloads so far)


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Thanks, that worked, but I have switched users to a member account and the member can still access the blocked area. Here's a screen shot.

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Check the description again. Ticks add restrictions, not permissions - so it's the opposite of the normal permissions interface.


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Unticked member and still the user can see the chat system.
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sources/permissions.php
» Download: permissions.php (31 Kb, 163 downloads so far)


My bad, it didn't actually work with such short match-keys (never imagined them being used– but was trying to give short examples here).

This will make it work.


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Thanks, just testing....
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Still not working, I unticked members and the user can still access the chat system.
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you have to tick members remember, restrictions not permissions


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See attachment:
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I just visited your site, got that error.


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Okay, thanks, how strange, mini123 is a "member" account and is managing to be accessed when I switch user as that person.

I have also tried another member account, same result, they're able to access it.
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Are they in multiple usergroups?


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mini123   Member    18    22 May 2011, 7:11 PM


michel   Member    0    26 August 2011, 8:02 PM

No they're the same
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It wouldn't show multiple usergroup membership on the member directory, but it would if you go and look inside the profile.


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Yes:
Member
Fight Club


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Thanks, I have resolved this issue, thanks again!
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