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Building Forums with vBulletin by Kathy Kingsley-Hughes, Adrian Kingsley-Hughes

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The vBulletin Administrator Experience

What are the differences for an administrator compared to a regular member? Well, there are quite a few. We'll take a look at some of the more important ones now.

Forum and Thread Tools

The first differences are the forum and thread tools. Forum tools allow the administrator to view the posts and attachments that are in the moderator queue. (These are the posts and attachments that need to be approved before being made visible.) The administrator tools also allow threads to be moved and pruned and allow a moderator to be assigned to the forum.

Forum and Thread Tools

The thread tools give the administrator the ability to close, move, ...

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