Use this widget to display a forums, forum threads, and forum posts.
After you have dragged the Forums widget on your page you must configure it to display forums, threads, and posts.
NOTE: If you are using multiple site management, regardless of what functionality you choose, under Settings, you must first choose the source from which you want to display forums.
For more information, see Multisite: Manage multiple sites.
In Settings, perform the following:
IMPORTANT: The page must have the Users list widget added to it.
IMPORTANT: The page must have the Forums widget added to it.
You can edit existing templates by selecting them and clicking Edit selected template button or you can create new templates, by clicking Create new templates button.
For more information, see Create and edit widget templates.
NOTE: If your site is multilingual and the page you are editing is synchronized with another translation, when you edit the widget, the Save to all translations button appears. If you click it, the current widget configuration will be saved to all translations, else, if you click Save, the widget configuration is saves only to the current translation, but the pages are still synchronized. If your pages are synchronized, you can have different widget configurations, but you cannot have different widgets.
For more information about advanced configuration options, see Add widgets on pages and templates.
The Forums widget does not allow users that are not logged in to reply to forum threads and posts. The reply buttons are visible only after the user is logged in. To display these buttons unauthorized users, you must configure the Advanced option in the Forums widget. When an unauthorized user clicks the reply button, he or she will be redirected to the frontend login page and after a successful login, redirected back to the initially forum post or thread to post the reply.
To display the forum thread and forum post reply buttons to unauthorized users, perform the following:
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