Forum Restrict

A plugin that allows restricting forums to certain users.

Author:Rex Goode (profile at
WordPress version required:3.2.1
WordPress version tested:4.0
Plugin version:2.0
Added to WordPress repository:18-06-2012
Last updated:09-10-2014
Warning! This plugin has not been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.
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Total downloads:17 169
Active installs:100+
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**Forum Restrict* is a plugin that allows an administrator to restrict certain forums to certain users. It also allows users to apply for admission to certain forums and for the administrator to approve those applications.

Plugin Features:

  • Mark certain forums as restricted (by Forum Restrict), meaning they can only be viewed by users an admin assigns as a member of the forum.
  • Mark or unmark certain users are members of certain forums.
  • Search for users to manually add to forums.
  • Allow users to apply to be members of a restricted forum.
  • Approve applications to join restricted forums.