@tgezginis It looks like this feature is set up to be added in future versions of NodeBB.
In the mean time, you can do the following to do what you want:
- Create a new group called
Authorized or something
- In the category section in the ACP, configure the
Access Control on the categories to only allow users in the
Authorized group to create topics and reply to topics.
- When a new user signs up, authorize them by adding them to the
It's nice solution, but we have ~3.000 users. It will be hard work.
I'm working on new plugin. (https://github.com/tgezginis/nodebb-plugin-approval) It's only add user to non-approved group and remove from registered-users group on signup. But when I want to approve user I can't add to registered-users group. I have to solve this problem. If someone want to help me, please pull-request with commits.