Role-Based Content Filtering

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Role-Based Content Filtering

Postby krgstjean on Wed Mar 24, 2021 10:29 am

Is it possible to have an online output where it will allow your readers to filter the contents based on their role? I am new to Madcap and would like to know if this is possible and/or how is it done. Thanks!
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Re: Role-Based Content Filtering

Postby rogersm on Thu Mar 25, 2021 3:55 am

I am not aware of a feature for that in Flare, so I guess you would have to do some additional custom work to do it.

I did notice before there was some custom work to use Flare conditions to filter content in a topic based on a selected version (but it was only per topic it looks like), but potentially something similar could be done done to filter based on role? Here is the link: http://tregner.com/flare-blog/version-f ... l5-output/
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Re: Role-Based Content Filtering

Postby Nita Beck on Thu Mar 25, 2021 4:12 am

Over in the Flare Slack community, there was a lively discussion recently on a similar subject.

Besides Thomas Tregner's blog article, these two other blog articles offer seeds for a solution:
https://www.madcapsoftware.com/blog/how-to-implement-live-filtering-into-your-madcap-flare-project/
https://www.madcapsoftware.com/blog/global-live-filtering-and-topic-live-filtering-filter-your-content-in-real-time/ Disclosure: The author of this solution appears to be selling it rather than sharing it with the community.

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