This is for all officers to show how you control each section of the site:


Users

Add new user

  1. Log into NorCal
  2. In the black admin bar at the top, hover over “NorCal Challengers” and select “Dashboard”
    1. Also clicking on “NorCal Challengers” does the same action
  3. In the left side menu, in the black section, find and select “Users”
  4. In the left side menu, in the lighter black/gray section under “Users,” find and select “Add New”
    1. Enter the user’s username
      1. No spaces, please replace with an underscore ( _ ) or hyphen ( – )
    2. Enter all the following other required fields
      1. Email
      2. First name
      3. Last name
      4. Role
        1. set to “Participant”
      5. Community role
        1. Set to “Member”
      6. wpForo UserGroup
        1. set to “NCC Member”
      7. wpForo timezone
        1. set to “Los Angeles”
        2. After the dropdown, you can type “los” and it’ll come up
  5. Click “Add new user”

Approve registrations

  1. Log into NorCal
  2. In the black admin bar at the top, hover over “NorCal Challengers” and select “Dashboard”
    1. Also clicking on “NorCal Challengers” does the same action
  3. In the left side menu, in the black section, find and select “Users”
  4. In the list of users, find the user in question
    1. Newer applicants will be at the top of the first page, usually
    2. Applicants will have
      1. Role = Blocked
      2. Community Role = Pending Approval
    3. You may also type any portion of the username or email in the search box to the upper right.
  5. Tick the user’s box next to their name
  6. In the bar above the user list, in the dropdown labeled “UM Action” select
    1. “Approve Membership” if approved
    2. “Reject Membership” if unapproved
    3. Click the “Apply” button next to that dropdown
  7. Tick the user’s box again, in the dropdown labeled “Change role to …”
    1. Select “Participant”
    2. Click “Change” next to that dropdown

Delete a user

  1. Log into NorCal
  2. In the black admin bar at the top, hover over “NorCal Challengers” and select “Dashboard”
    1. Also clicking on “NorCal Challengers” does the same action
  3. In the left side menu, in the black section, find and select “Users”
  4. In the list of users, find the user in question
    1. You may also type any portion of the username or email in the search box to the upper right.
  5. Mouse over the user in question
  6. When the additional menu appears below the user, click on “Delete”
  7. On the following page, click the blue button to confirm your selection
    1. This page will list what users and action will be taken
  8. To cancel your action, either click any other link or hit the browser back button

Posts

Posts are used to get information to the general populace, but can also be restricted to members, etc. Posts are like the ones under the right menu “Recent Posts.” These are generally used for blog type posting.

ImagePress

This controls some special images for the site. Specifically, this is used on the “welcome” page to provide the rotating images.

Media

This is where all site based images and files go. Usually when you need to add stuff (e.g. site header image, PDFs, etc), this is where it gets stored.

Forums

This is not non-admin controllable yet … but this is where you will control features of each of the forums.

Pages

Pages are like the home page (the “Welcome”). These are used for general static content and such.

Events

This menu allows you to add/edit/delete events, their locations, categories and tags.

Products

This is the controls for the store and the relative products.

Contact

This is used for the “Contact Us” forms. You can add other types of “contact” forms here, they become “pages”