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Can anyone explain the roles for blog and news ?  (Mono Support )

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super

super

9/4/2012 7:53:09 PM
I am little confused about the roles in monox for blog and news ?

Can anyone explain the following roles and their privileges (like what powers a user can get with the following roles )

Role Name -------------- Privilege ?
Publisher ------------------ ????????
Editor ----------------------- ????????
NewsEditors -------------- ????????
AdManagers--------------- ????????

I know description is giving in Add role page but it is little confusing, can anyone please provide a description of each of these roles and the privileges that a user gets with these roles ?
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super

super

9/5/2012 2:04:53 PM
anyone ?
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mzilic

mzilic

9/5/2012 8:08:45 PM
If you take a look at the web.config settings you can see that you can assign different functions to different roles. For example:
<add key="AdministratorRoles" value="Administrators" />
<add key="NewsPublisherRoleName" value="Publishers" />
<add key="AdManagerRoles" value="AdManager,Administrators" />
<add key="BlogAdministratorRoles" value="Administrators,Publishers" />
<add key="CalendarAdministratorRoles" value="Administrators,Publishers" />
<add key="DiscussionAdministratorRoles" value="Administrators,Publishers" />
<add key="PhotoGalleryAdministratorRoles" value="Administrators,Publishers" />
<add key="NewsEditorRoles" value="NewsEditors" />
The AdManager role allows users to manage the Ad Management section in the MonoX. Users can create an unlimited number of ad campaigns.

NewsEditorRoles allow users to publish news, however users in this role are not able to directly publish articles. This means they have to be approved.

Publisher as you can see has several functions by default. They can administer Discussions, PhotoGallery, Blogs...

Regards,
Mario
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