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I’m not really sure how discord intends to make this visible. One place you can check is by looking at your badges:

You can also check groups:

But I can’t really find where a user can more directly see what groups they belong to. It seems to be more visible to admins?

How can you check your current trust level? I can’t see anything on my user profile page.

While Trust Leve 1 - Basic yet the same behavior.

hm. Weird. You should at least be able to see on that list (and you’re definitely in that one – it’s visible on my admin panel stuff)

This forum uses Discourse’s trust level feature as part of both helping new users learn the ropes in this community, as well as reward users who keep showing up and participating, helping, and contributing.

The following is a summarized version of this Discourse’s trust level settings. It’s largely a copy paste from the blog post linked above, but may have some modifications as we change our own settings. This topic will be kept up to date with the latest settings.

You can check your own trust level by looking at the groups you belong to.

Trust Level 0 — New

Users at trust level 0 cannot …

Trust Level 1 — Basic

Get to trust level 1 by…

Users at trust level 1 can…

Trust Level 2 — Member

Get to trust level 2 by…

Users at trust level 2…

Trust Level 3 — Regular

To get to trust level 3, in the last 100 days…

All of the above criteria must be true to achieve trust level 3. Furthermore, unlike other trust levels, you can lose trust level 3 status. If you dip below these requirements in the last 100 days, you will be demoted back to Member. However, in order to avoid constant promotion/demotion situations, there is a 2-week grace period immediately after gaining Trust Level 3 during which you will not be demoted.

Users at trust level 3 can…

Trust Level 4 — Leader

Can only be granted directly by staff.

Users at trust level 4 can…


Oh right, to clarify: “post” includes replies! So just scrolling through threads will bump your “posts read” count. “Topics” only counts the thread itself :slight_smile:

Don’t know but you can skip the part of you want to (with “skip”).

Should I see anything on this page when I’m level 0 or only after I’m advanced to at least lvl 1? The page shows:

There are no visible groups.

and no further info.

it means literally clicking through to 5 different topics (aka “threads”)

I’ve been hit by this issue a while ago and my main account naugtur is still banned from posting anything anywhere. No idea what I’m doing wrong. I’ve explored a bit and got trust level 1 for that, but it didn’t open the account to posting.

There are! And there’s at least 2 community folks that have earned TL2 already, so it’s definitely possible. :slight_smile:

I think it might seem a bit too strict right now (and I was tempted to temporarily drop it to TL1), but I think as the community grows, TL1 will be a pretty low bar in general, and we’ll have plenty of people who want to enjoy their TL2 perks. I think it’s a good reward to be able to showcase your projects like that!

What does “entering at least 5 topics” mean? Does that mean comment on 5 topics?

At which Trust Level can we create polls?

Isn’t yet.
I think the reason is that the group isn’t public or something like that.
When i enter the link open the group page and i can search and found me.
But when in show “Não há grupos visíveis” that is the same of “There are no visible groups” in my own native language.

Yet on the groups page, when i remove the ‘Filter by group type’ show some groups, but isn’t there the trust_level_0 one listed, and the only ones listed are:

app-eng App Engineer Team
npm App Engineering Team

cli-team npm CLI team
npm CLI Team

marketing npm Marketing team
npm Marketing Team

moderadores 3 Automatic
npm Enterprise Team

npm-employees npm, Inc. Employees
npm Employee

security Security Team
npm Security Team

npm Services Team

npm Support Team

According to the post you linked to:

Your current trust level is visible on your user page, and a summary of all trust levels within your community is presented on your dashboard.

I don’t see anything on my user page, though, and I don’t know what is my dashboard and how to find it.

I assume it’s because it’s shown in badges now. Which is kind of crappy imo.

That said, I’ve edited the original post to link to the badges so you can check it more directly from this post. Clicking through will also show you everyone who has that badge.

aha! I found it: <— you can check what groups you’re in here. That includes trust levels. I’ve edited OP to include this more directly.

TL2 says “Reading at least 100 posts”…are there even 100 posts in this forum yet?? :open_mouth: