Read-Only Forums

Read-Only Forums

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How can a forum be set as a read-only for students, preventing any new posts after it has closed?

 

1. Click on the desired “Forum”

2. Go to “Administration” block at the top left

3. Click Permissions to open the “Permission in Forum” screen


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4. At the top in the “Advanced role override” drop-down menu, select Student

 

 

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5. Scroll to “Activity: Forum” section.

To change the student permissions for the forum:

For “Reply to posts” select Prevent.

For “Start new discussions” select Prevent.

 

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6. Finally, scroll to the bottom and click Save changes.

 

 

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