Registration and Subscription Info (READ THIS FIRST)
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How it works
There is the Forum (this - hosted by Nabble.com) and the Mailing-list, two separate things, but they work together.
Forum posts get sent to the Mailing-list, many people only read posts via email.
Mailing-list emails, as well as getting sent to all subscribers, get tuned into posts on the Forum.
Once registered & subscribed you can either post on the forum and/or send emails to the mailing list.
Registering & Subscribing
To post on the Forum you need to be
A.registered* to the Forum, and you need to be
B.subscribed to the mailing-list.
*there may be a pop-up Nabble ad, this is normal, see the footer to disable ads.
After subscribing you need to
C. CLICK THE LINK in the confirmation email (check your spam folder).
Due to an increase in SPAM, you need to be granted Membership before you can Post to the Forum.
IMPORTANT! After Registering & Subscribing* D.clickHERE, to request access, make it clear that you are not a robot, NO generic 'please give me access' etc.
You MUST mention something relevant to this forum,
* Make sure you have subscribed to the mailing-list before requesting access, an Admin may then complete your Membership.
i.e. If the Admins don't see registration & subscription they may assume you are a spammer. The Admin will email you to confirm your membership. Depending on time-zones & sleep-cycles, this should be within ~24 hours, often sooner.
Forum account setting can be changed by clicking on your username in the top right corner.
If you just like browsing the Forum, you can disable Mailing-list delivery ; another option is a daily(ish) email digest of the days messages.
Note: if you wish to continue on the Forum, do not unsubscribe from the Mailing-list, remember the Mailing-list is how your Forum posts get sent to everyone else to read.
Forum Admin (BTW I didn't design this, I inherited it...)
Admin - email* me if you need anything, or if I've done something stupid...
* click on my MichaelAtOz label, there is a link to email me.
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