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Online Status deactivated - member still visible

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by icke, Sep 23, 2013.

  1. icke

    icke Member


    just tested this with two accounts: If I uncheck "Show your online status" I'm still visible in "Members online now". Either this is a bug or maybe I'm using some wrong setting - I'm sure that's something you can tell me? :)

  2. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    Moderators/those with the override privacy permission can see hidden members.
  3. icke

    icke Member

    Thanks a lot for your answer. It's a user just within the group "Registered" and the permsion "Bypass user privacy:" has been set within the user group settings to "Never".
  4. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

  5. Jeremy

    Jeremy Well-Known Member

    As Paul already implied, but didn't specifically state, you will always be able to see yourself as a hidden member.
    Amaury likes this.
  6. Amaury

    Amaury Well-Known Member

    Adding on to this, you can style invisible members to appear different under Members Online Now on the forum list in the style properties.

    In the default style, they appear as a lighter blue.

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