Designating global moderators 

Assign users to the role of global-moderator so they can moderate content for blogs, forums, and community files from a central interface.

About this task

In order for a user to moderate content, they must be assigned the global-moderator role for the Moderation application and for the applications you want moderated, which can be Blogs, Forums, Files, and Communities.


To map users to a global moderator role...

  1. Map a user to a global-moderator role:

    1. Expand Applications -> Application Types, and then select WebSphere enterprise applications. Find and click the link to the application that you want to configure.

    2. Click Security role to user/group mapping.

    3. Select the check box beside the global-moderator role, and then click Map users.

    4. In the Search String box, type the name of the user to assign to the role, and then click Search. If the user exists in the directory, it is displayed in the Available list.

    5. Select the user or group name from the Available box, and then move it into the Selected column by clicking the right arrow button.

    6. Click OK.

    7. Click OK, and then click Save to save the changes.

  2. Synchronize and restart all your WAS instances.

Parent topic

Configure Moderation

Related concepts
Moderation overview

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