Forums – Threaded or Linear

This account setting controls how group forum discussion are displayed. Please note that all discussion topics in all your groups will change if you change this setting. The default is Threaded. This option ensures that discussion comments are displayed according to relevance – if someone comments on another person’s comment, it will appear below that comment, not at the end of the discussion topic.

The options for Thread Display Mode are:

  • Threaded
  • Linear Oldest First
  • Linear Newest First

If you pick Linear Oldest or Linear Newest, the options for number of posts per page are:

  • Show 5 Posts per page
  • Show 10 Posts per page
  • Show 20 Posts per page
  • Show 30 Posts per page
  • Show 40 Posts per page


thread setting for forums