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[Solved] Why show the "Add Topic" button?

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st7878
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Why show the "Add Topic" button to users who have "Read Only" permissions?

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Martin
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@aima-forum,

It increases the engagement of your forum. The [Add Topic] button is linked to login page, it doesn't allow to add a new topic. Users click and go to the login page, so they are forced to login or register. Otherwise they may not even think about registering in your forum.

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st7878
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@martin OK. And when the user is already logged in? And it's in the "Read Only" section. Why does he need this button? "For him to see a notification that he does not have permission to post"?

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dimalifragis
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@martin OK. And when the user is already logged in? And it's in the "Read Only" section. Why does he need this button? "For him to see a notification that he does not have permission to post"?

There is no such button for Read Only Forums, for logged in users. At least not for my site/wpforo.

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st7878
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@dimalifragis you're right.

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st7878
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@martin I'm not careful. delete this topic) everything works fine.

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dimalifragis
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Posted by: @aima-forum

@martin I'm not careful. delete this topic) everything works fine.

Just mark it as solved.

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