XF 1.5 xenforo disable private message for new members


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Set permissions for the Registered group (which everyone should have as their primary user group) so they can't start new conversations. Set up a user group promotion so that when a member has made X posts, they are added to a secondary user group that has permissions to start conversations.


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My question for this is once a promotion is given, is there an alert? How does the user suddenly know they can now create conversations?