SMF Mod Site

Mod Name:
Hide Board - Permission protect boards
Created By:
New Feature
First Created:
December 09, 2005, 11:26:34 AM
Last Modified:
November 26, 2007, 11:09:32 AM
Latest Version:
Compatible With:
1.0.5, 1.1 RC1, 1.1 RC2, 1.1 RC3, 1.1, 1.1.1, 1.1.4
Total Downloads:

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Manual Install Instructions for SMF


Version 1.1 for SMF 1.0.5, 1.1

Written By: Xiaoqing Zhou (Leaf)

This mod adds a 'enter_board' permission to control whether user can enter a board or not.

It checks this 'enter_board' permission when user clicks on a board link, view recent posts or view user posts in user profile.

If user doesn't have this permission, he can not enter the board that he can see.

Steps to use the mod on smf 1.1:

1. Apply the mod
2. Enable advanced by-board permissions under "Admin Panel > Permissions > Settings".
3. Switch the desired board to "Local" under "Admin Panel > Permissions > Permissions By Board".
4. Click on "Local" for the board to open the Permissions by board page for that board.
5. Click on "Modify" for the user group to open the Local permssions page for that group on that board.
6. Check/Uncheck "Enter board" option in "General" category to allow/disallow that group to enter the board.

Language supported: English, Simplified Chinese (GB2312)