This plugin restricts access to forum topics. It’s a little helper in case you want to use Groups Forums but don’t want the general public to be able to view topics.
When the plugin is activated, only members of the Registered group can view topics.
The plugin is intended to be used with Groups Forums, as a means to have private forums/topics.
You can further use access restrictions provided by Groups to protect the pages where the forums are shown.
1. Upload or extract the
groups-forums-restricted folder to your site’s
2. Enable the plugin from the Plugins menu in WordPress.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is this for?
It doesn’t get any more interesting … really … the plugin just restricts access to topics so that only members of the Registered group can see them.
Can I protect the forums themselves?
Yes, just use Groups’ access restrictions to protect the pages where they are shown.