In this article, you will learn how to customize the topic page and change its settings.

Who can do this?

Each topic has its own permission settings. Performing the actions in this article requires the user to have edit permission for the specific topic. Click here to learn more about topic permissions.

Customizing topic page

Editing the topic name, description, and banner image can all be done within the topic page:

  1. Go to the topic page

  2. Click the … menu in the top-right corner

  3. Click Edit details

You are now in edit mode! You can click on the topic name and description to edit them. You can also hover over the banner area to get the add/edit/remove button. After making your changes, click Save to save all your edits or Cancel to discard them.

Updating topic permissions 🔐

To change topic permissions:

  1. Go to the topic page

  2. Click the … menu in the top right corner

  3. Click Modify settings

From here, you can change the location of the topic with the Organize under... drop-down menu.

To change who can access a topic, use the Who can access... drop-down menu. To change who can edit a topic, use the Members can edit... drop-down menu.

While all the options are explained in the drop-down, Topic permissions provide in-depth information regarding permission options.

Pinned posts

Need to highlight a post for more visibility on the topic page? Users with edit permission to the topic can pin a post. Pinned posts override the sorting order set, making them appear first in the post list for a topic/subtopic.

To pin a post, click on the pin icon on the right side of the post's name. You can then change the order of pinned posts by drag-and-drop.

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Deleting a topic

To delete a topic:

  1. Go to the topic page

  2. Click the …menu in the top-right corner

  3. Click Delete topic

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