Forum Help

This page outlines some information to help you setup an account and use this forum effectively. You can click a link in the Contents section to jump to that topic.

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Creating an Account

While you can read this forum without creating (registering) an account, you will need one to post a new topic or reply to an existing topic. To begin the process of creating an account, click on the Register link on the menu:

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These links will take you to the account registration page as shown below:

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Once on the “Register” page, review the Forum Rules then fill out the fields as requested. You must check the “I have read and agree to the forum rules” checkbox to create an account so you might as well actually read them.

Logging In/Out

To Login simply find the Log In section on the right side of the screen and enter your username and password before tapping or clicking the Log In button:

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To log out, simply tap or click the Log Out link:

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Account Management

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If you tap or click on the Members menu item and have an active account, you will be able to access the following tools:

  • Account Settings: This tool will allow you to change aspects of your account such as your name, email address, and password. In addition, you can adjust your provacy settings and even remove your account altogether.
  • User Profile: This tool allows you to adjust your accounts social user profile. You can use it to tell other users about yourself, upload an avatar picture , list your social media information (Facebook, Twitter, Google+) and more.
  • Reset Password: If you forgot your username or password you can use this tool (without logging in) to recover it. All you need is the e-mail address you used to register your account.

Post a Topic

To post a topic, use the Create New Topic button on the right side of the screen. If you use this method, you will need to make sure you select the correct forum as it is designed to allow you to post to any forum without needing to leave your current location in the forums.

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Alternatively, you can browse into an individual forum and use the Create New Topic link at the top of the forum page. This will create a topic in the forum you are in. You can, also, use the form at the bottom of any forum to create a new topic. For your convenience, the Create New Topic link (at the top) will take you to this form without the need to scroll to the bottom of the page.

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