1. Log into your forum as an Admin
  2. Open the Admin Control Panel, you can do this via the gears icon or by appending "/admin" to your forum URL
  3. Open the "Appearance > Custom Content (HTML/JS/CSS)" page
  4. Select the Custom Javascript tab
  5. Paste in the following code:
    $(document).ready(function () {
        function redirectAnon () {
            if (!app.user.uid && document.location.pathname !== '/login') {
                document.location = config.relative_path + '/login';
        $(window).on('action:ajaxify.end', redirectAnon);
  6. Click the Diskette icon to the bottom right of the page to save
  7. Select the Dashboard menu
  8. Restart your NodeBB instance