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Changing a user's group

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Changing a user's group from the Website Toolbox Admin area.

For a single user:

  1. Login to your Website Toolbox account.
  2. Click the Users link
  3. In the Users menu, click the Group Permissions link.
  4. Under the Change a User's User Group section, enter the Username of the user and press Enter on your keyboard. (If the user's account hasn't been created yet, first register the user account.)
  5. Change the user group as required.
  6. Close the Change User Group dialog window.

For multiple users:

  1. Log in to your Website Toolbox account.
  2. Click the Users link.
  3. In the Users menu, click the Group Permissions link.
  4. Click the Manage link next to the user group that the users are in.
  5. In the Manage drop down, click Users.
  6. Check the check box next to each user.
  7. Select Change user groups from the drop down in the bottom-left corner of the page.
  8. Change the user group as required.

You can also easily add multiple users to a user group.

Changing a user's group from the forum.

For a single user:

  1. Login to your forum account (Must be an administrator account.)
  2. View the member's profile - This can be done by clicking the Members List link. towards the bottom of the main page of your forum and then browsing for the member's profile.
  3. Click the Edit link.
  4. Assign the user groups in the profile as required.
  5. Submit your changes.

For multiple users:

  1. Login to your forum account (Must be an administrator account.)
  2. Go to the Members List link towards the bottom of the main page of your forum.
  3. Check the checkbox next to each member for which the user group has to be changed.
  4. Select Manage user groups in the dropdown box located towards the bottom of the page.
  5. Follow the directions on the resulting page.


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