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Closed 4 years ago

Last modified 4 years ago

#19704 closed defect (bug) (duplicate)

Can't allow user to moderate all comments unless they are the administrator

Reported by: jordash56 Owned by:
Milestone: Priority: normal
Severity: major Version: 3.3
Component: Comments Keywords:
Focuses: Cc:


I believe this is a bug in Wordpress, or at least there has to be a way around it.

It is impossible for me to grant a user the ability to moderate all comments (not just ones they authored).

I tested this by granting a user every ability available in the editor role, however they could still only moderate comments on their own posts.

I need to grant certain users to moderate all comments regardless of the author without granting them full admin rights.

I certainly granted them the moderate and moderate_comments abilities (like I said even if I granted a role full abilities and they still couldn't moderate the comments.)

Change History (2)

#1 @linuxologos
4 years ago

  • Resolution set to duplicate
  • Status changed from new to closed


See #12104.

#2 @ocean90
4 years ago

  • Milestone Awaiting Review deleted
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