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XF 1.5 pay to post in certain forums

Discussion in 'XenForo Questions and Support' started by secnam, Apr 30, 2016.

  1. secnam

    secnam Active Member

    I am hoping someone can guide me in the right direction.

    Is it possible to have a section (forum) where registered members have to pay (upgrade account) before posting.
    Last edited: Apr 30, 2016
  2. wang

    wang Well-Known Member

    Yes, you can do this through the Permission System.
  3. secnam

    secnam Active Member

    Thanks, is there any guides available on how to set this up.
  4. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    This explains how to set up a user upgrade: https://xenforo.com/help/user-upgrades/

    You then tie that to the specific forums which have posting privileges removed for the Registered user group.
  5. secnam

    secnam Active Member

    Thanks Brogan, how do i tie them to the specific forums?
  6. wang

    wang Well-Known Member

    Through the permission system.
  7. Brogan

    Brogan XenForo Moderator Staff Member

    To summarise:

    1. Remove posting permissions for the Registered user group in the forums (via node permissions)
    2. Create a new 'Premium" user group
    3. Allow posting permissions for the 'Premium' user group in the forums (via node permissions)
    4. Create a user upgrade which assigns members to the 'Premium' user group
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  8. Itworx4me

    Itworx4me Well-Known Member

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