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TWiki Groups » All Authenticated Users Group

This is a special group all authenticated users belong. The main use of this group is to lift a web level restriction at the topic level.

This is close to AllUsersGroup. The difference is that unauthenticated users belong to AllUsersGroup but not to AllAuthUsersGroup.

Let's say a web is viewable only by the members of the DarkSideGroup by the following line on WebPreferences.

   * Set ALLOWWEBVIEW = Main.DarkSideGroup
By putting the following line on a topic, you can make it viewable by anybody authenticated.
   * Set ALLOWTOPICVIEW = Main.AllAuthUsersGroup

This topic is not necessary for the group to work because the group is implemented in the code instead of a topic that has members.

Related topics: TWikiGroups, AllUsersGroup, TWikiAccessControl