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  1. Moodle
  2. MDL-36141

Ability to restrict access to the "Other users" page

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    • Type: New Feature
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Minor
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 2.2.4, 2.6
    • Fix Version/s: 2.7
    • Component/s: Course, Enrolments
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    • Testing Instructions:
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      1. Have a site with a Manager user and a Teacher user.
      2. Create a course, enrol the Teacher.
      3. As the Teacher, ensure you can view the Other users page in the course, and you see the assign roles buttons.
      4. As admin, remove the role:assign privilege from the editing teacher role
      5. Ensure that as the teacher, you can view Other users, but no 'assign' buttons show up
      6. As admin, remove the course:reviewotherusers privilege from the editing teacher role
      7. Ensure that as the teacher, the Other users page is not listed, and you cannot access it
      8. As admin, add the role:assign privilege to the editing teacher role
      9. Ensure that as the teacher, the Other users page is not listed, and you cannot access it
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      Have a site with a Manager user and a Teacher user. Create a course, enrol the Teacher. As the Teacher, ensure you can view the Other users page in the course, and you see the assign roles buttons. As admin, remove the role:assign privilege from the editing teacher role Ensure that as the teacher, you can view Other users, but no 'assign' buttons show up As admin, remove the course:reviewotherusers privilege from the editing teacher role Ensure that as the teacher, the Other users page is not listed, and you cannot access it As admin, add the role:assign privilege to the editing teacher role Ensure that as the teacher, the Other users page is not listed, and you cannot access it
    • Affected Branches:
      MOODLE_22_STABLE, MOODLE_26_STABLE
    • Fixed Branches:
      MOODLE_27_STABLE
    • Pull Master Branch:

      Description

      We would appreciate an option to hide "Other users" (from Settings > Course administration > Users > Other users) selectively so that they are not seen by specific roles. This listing of users with system-wide roles is confusing for instructors.

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                  Fix Release Date:
                  12/May/14