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Name: Auto Subscription for Kunena - Version: 3.1.0 (Kunena 2 & 3) / 3.2.0-FREE (Kunena 5) / (Kunena 6) / (Kunena 6) - Type: Plugin - License: GPLv3
Description: Enables automatic subscriptions for new and existing users in the forum Kunena - Joomla! Extensions Directory

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Auto subscription - Automatic activation of subscriptions in Kunena 5 & 6

Plugin: ASK - Auto Subscription for Kunena
Function: With this plugin various categories are added to the subscription list of new and existing users.
Languages: English and German
Kunena versions: 2, 3 & 5 (FREE) / 6 (PRO)

With this plugin subscriptions are assigned automatically or manually to all new and existing users. ASK is performed automatically after a successful registration and assigns the specified categories to the new user.

There are 2 modes available: Automatic and Selection Mode. In the Automatic Mode the subscriptions to the categories are determined automatically with all dependencies. If the user is allowed to subscribe to a category, then the category is added to the subscription list of the user. In the Selection mode you may select the categories manually without any permission rights checks, so be careful if you use this option!

From version 2.5-3 also existing users can be handled. The subscriptions are enabled for users of the selected user groups by clicking on the execution process link directly in the settings of the plugin.


  • Automatic and manual subscriptions of categories
  • Plugin assigns the categories immediately to all new users after the registration
  • Manual subscriptions for existing users - Activation by the administrator
  • 2 modes available: Automatic and Selection Mode
  • Automatic detection of all dependencies
  • Manual assignment of all categories is possible
  • Languages: English and German


Install the plugin in the backend and activate it in Extensions - Plugins - System - Auto Subscription for Kunena

Automatic Mode

In this mode you may define the type of access regarding the subscription rights. The type is the filter which represents the rights of the user for the category.

Subscribe - the user can subscribe to the category
Create - the user can write new posts in the category
Reply - the user can reply in the category

Selection Mode

The user is subscribed automatically to the selected categories. Multiple selection is possible with Ctrl + Click!

The plugin is executed directly after the registration and can also be applied manually to existing users!

Subscriptions for existing users have to be executed manually with a click on 'Start the manual execution process for existing users' by the administrator.


+ = Added - ! = Removed - ^ = Changed - # = Fixed

Latest release

Version - 2023-12-06

  • + First Pro release for Joomla! 5.x based on ASK Pro version
  • + The plugin "Behaviour - Backward Compatibility" is not required. The extension only uses supported classes in Joomla! 5.


Overview of all downloads of the extension: ASK - Auto Subscription for Kunena Downloads