Moderating messages in a forum

Note: The following instructions assume that you've created a moderated forum; see Revising or deleting a forum or topic or Creating a new forum and topic in Forums.

To moderate messages in Forums:

  1. In your site's menubar, click Forums.

  2. At the top, click Pending Messages. The number in the parentheses is the number of messages awaiting your attention.

  3. Check the box next to the message you would like to moderate, and choose Deny or Approve. You will be returned to the Pending Messages page to continue moderation.

    Note: To include a comment when you're denying a message, click the subject of the message and deny the message. At this point, you will have the opportunity to add a comment.