Is it possible to restrict the access to certain questions, means is it possible to differentiate between users who can access to which information?

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2007-02-20 20:29
Thorsten Rinne
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Comment of Georges:
Thank you for the "yes", but I've just installed the 2.0.0 version, and I can't find ... show morea way to restrict access to articles (I mean "permission to read it") to some users.

In other words, I want some articles to be public-available, and I want some others to be readable only by one group, others to an other group (etc.), and I can't find a way to do this.

Thanks (even if you can't help, as phpMyFAQ seems to be a gorgeous app !).

Added at: 2007-06-01 10:37

Comment of Frits Letteboer:
There seems to be a 'security' issue. When using Search, an anonymous user can view all ... show moreentries/records even those that have permissions set.
Added at: 2007-06-24 20:51

Comment of Phil:
I just have installed 2.6.5 successfully, but can't find any "groups", neither in "Edit configuration", nor ... show morein "Users". Very strange!
Added at: 2010-06-03 08:52

Comment of Greg Finlayson:
My question is "How?"
Added at: 2011-02-12 10:26

Comment of JochenS:
Steps to setup groups

1.) Install latest version (I use 2.06.13)

2.) Set in ... show moreadministration page to configuration - main configuration - Permission level to "medium"

3.) Define groups at Users - groups

4.) Assign existing users to groups with the "+" button, use the save button the group membership area

Added at: 2011-03-30 10:28

Comment of Sjur Sørskår:
Notice that after you've followed JochenS guide to galaxy, you've got to set permissionlevel on to ... show moreeach q&a/article you have.

Defaults to everybody.

Added at: 2011-04-06 11:51

Comment of Michael Kuo:
It is true that the search results violate the restriction made by "Group". In my opinion, ... show morethis is a very serious bug. I am using version 2.6.15
Added at: 2011-04-22 03:51

Comment of Michael Kuo:
I just found out that it is not enough to restrict with "Group" alone. In order ... show morenot to show in the search result, for each faq entry, the restriction by gourp should be also enabled. Although it is easy to miss one of them, and not easy (to my knowledge) to cross-check, at least it could work.
Added at: 2011-04-22 04:11