LEO: How Do I - Unapprove Message in Discussions

LEO: How Do I - Unapprove Message in Discussions

The following steps will guide you through how to unapprove discussion messages.

If a topic requires message approval, posted messages only appear to users with permission to approve messages. You must manually approve these messages to make them visible to all users. When a user with permission to approve messages posts in a topic; their message displays automatically without requiring approval.

Set Approval Option:

Step 1

From the Course Home page, click on Discussions in the navigation bar.

Step 2

Click on the context menu of the discussion forum or topic and click Edit Topic.

Step 3

On the Edit Topic Details page, under Options, select the box next to A moderator must approve individual posts before they display in the topic.

Step 4

Click Save and Close.

Unapprove a previously approved message:

Step 1

Click on the message that you want to unapprove and then click Unapprove All Threads on the popup window.

Step 2

Select Yes.

Step 3

When complete, you will see the message to the right.