The Admin Control Panel (ACP) allows administrators to manage defined forum and user permissions. Access the ACP by clicking the Admin link at the top left of the forum page.
On the Forums tab, access to the following is available:
A “node” is a forum or category. Nodes are organized into a tree (with parents and children) and form the general structure for your XenForo site. Various permissions and options can be defined for each node.
Click Nodes to view and manage a forum’s nodes.
Thread prefixes allow pre-defined options to be applied to individual threads. They are displayed before the thread title. Prefix groups can be used to organize prefixes into categories.
Click Forums → Thread Prefixes.
Thread prompts allow you to control the specific placeholder used when creating a thread in a particular forum. This can be used to encourage users to post a thread or to lightly direct them towards posting a specific sort of thread.
Click Forums → Thread prompts.
Various methods of searching, sorting and managing users are available on the Users tab.
1. Search for the desired user.
2. The following details may be edited:
3. Once edits have been made, click Save.
There are four tabs displayed on user account page: User Details, Extra, IP Addresses & Change log. Click each tab to review detailed information available.
Trophies are incentives for members to complete certain actions. To view and manage trophies, click Users → User customization → Trophies.
The User discipline section includes access to warnings, banned users, banned email addresses and banned IP addresses. To view and manage user discipline, click Users → User Discipline.
Warnings are pre-defined notices moderators and administrators use to inform users of activity not in keeping with the guidelines of the community. To view and manage warnings, click Users → User Discipline → Warnings.
The Analyze permissions function displays permissions affecting a user account. Global, node, resource category, showcase item category and media category permissions can be viewed and analyzed.
Moderator user info can be edited like any other member. The User Info link is a shortcut to edit user profile information.
The Logs tab contains statistics of the site and various log files. Log files are visible dependent on the permissions of the account currently logged into the ACP.
Click Logs then Statistics or the desired log file.