Differences between Admins & Root Admins

This documentation applies to zIFBoards only.

Although you can give other user groups access to the Admin CP, users in the Admin (ROOT) group have some special privileges.

  • Cannot be edited by non-root administrators
  • Can view the board's email logs
  • Can view the board's admin logs
  • Can view users logged in anonymously
  • Non-root admins cannot promote themselves or others into the root group

Member #1

Member #1, the creator of the forum also has some special abilities which apply to only that account.

  • Cannot be deleted
  • Cannot be edited by anyone else
  • Can rename the forum
  • Can delete the forum
  • Can always access the ACP, even if banned or demoted. 1)
via direct URL, replacing index.php with admin.php

zifboards/acp/system/admins_root_admins.txt ยท Last modified: 2015/01/09 16:02 (external edit)