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In order to fully utilise the abilitites of this board, the administrator
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is free, and allows you to do the following:
- Post new Threads
- Create Polls and paticipate to it
- Reply to other peoples' Threads
- Edit your Posts
- Receive Email Notification of replies to Posts and Threads you
- Set innumerable Options in your Profile
- Set up a 'buddy-list' to quickly see which of your friends are
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can I change my Profile? [Edit
It is your resposibility to keep the information in your profile
up-to-date. You should especially ensure that your email address
is kept current. You can alter any of the fields in your profile,
except your username. Once you have registered your username, it
becomes yours for life. In extreme circumstances, you may request
that the administrator change your username, but he will require
a very good reason to do so.
Edit your profile here
is the Signature for? [Edit
After you have registered, you may set your signature. This is
a piece of text that you would like to be inserted at the end of
all your posts, a little like having headed note paper.
If the administrator has enabled signatures, then you will have
the option to include your signature on any posts you make. If you
have specified a signature, then the board will automatically append
your signature to any messages you post. You can disable signatures
on a per-post basis by un-ticking the 'Show Signature' checkbox
when you compose your message.
You can edit your signature here
do I get a Picture under my Username? [Edit
These small images are called Avatars. They are displayed below
your username on all posts that you make. There are two kinds of
avatars: those provided by the administrator and those that you
If the administrator has provided a set of avatars, and avatars
are enabled, you may select an avatar that best describes your personality.
The administrator may also have enabled custom avatars, which allows
you to upload an avatar image from your computer.
is the Buddy-List? [Edit
The buddy list is used to keep track of the friends you have made
on this board. By going to your "WBB Home", you'll be
able to see which of your friends are currently online, and be able
to send them a private message. Adding people to your buddy list
also allow you to send private messages to multiple board members
at the same time. You may add any member of this board to your buddy
list by clicking this button in a member's posts.
are Rankings and Rankimages?
Rankings are conditioned to your number of posts and your usergroup.
These shall only show a little impression how many posts you must
have for different Ranks. We don't want anybody encourage to post
a lot only to have a better Rank. Such Users are not very welcome.
The Ranks shall only be a little Feature. All Users are equal indifferent
of their Ranks!
Here you can see all available Ranks: