Here you can find answers to questions about how the board works. Use the links or search box below to find your way around.
Select the appropriate forum, click the "New Thread" button, and type your question in the text window.
We use the term "The Silent Type" to identify Forum visitors who have not made at least one post. If you are not sure you are ready to make a "real" post, try the New Forum Users (Non technical) forum. But be aware that since the New Users forum was created new users to introduce themselves and learn how to enter a post -- please do not post a technical question in this forum, which you require an answer to.
You can view the current User Title List below.
The above date is used when it is your first visit to the forums. Once you have entered the forums, then "Logged Out" - the next time you enter the "last visit" information associated with your forum "User Name" will be correct.
You can subscribe to any Threads or "queries" you wish to follow by choosing the "Thread Tools" link and adding a subscription to the currently active thread.
Note: This subscription serves two purposes. It allows you to receive an email notification when someone adds a new reply to that topic and it will add it to your subscribed thread list which can come in handy when you want to revisit the topic.
Typically, your posts will count in all Technical forums. However, there are some forums that are intended as non-Technical or "Off-Topic". These "Off-Topic" forums do not count toward a User's forum post count. The following forum categories do not count towards a User's forum post count:
Note: This list is not all inclusive.
Forum "User Titles" appear under your forum "User Name" and change automatically as you reach certain post count milestones. Listed below are the different "User Titles" and their associated post count:
Listed below are the titles associated with each ranking (replace "User" with your own forum "User Name")...