Groups: How to Set Your Membership/Join RequestsThe new Groups system is great, isnt it? Once you get a handle on all of the extra settings, the system makes it easier than ever to run your own communities and clubs. But getting the hang of all those settings does take a while. The main issue that Ive seen is in regards to the join requests.Groups: How to Set Your Membership/Join Requests by RJDaae
When you first start a group, or convert your club, the request to join option comes with the default setting of being disabled, or closed (presumably to give the founder time to set everything up before accepting members). But when you look at your groups main page, the join our group button is right there, as if requests are open (dA should consider changing this at some point).
Now, a groups founder isnt going to request to join their own group; theyll just see the join button on the main page, and assume that anyone can click on it and request to join. It wont be until some