A Beginners Guide On How To Use The Forum

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A Beginners Guide On How To Use The Forum

RYAN
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Its occurred to me that some newbies may unsure how to use the forum. So below is the basics on how to post. Hope this is useful.
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WHEN REPLYING TO A POST.
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1--Firstly click the `blue reply` tab.
2--type your message
3--then click the `white post message` tab.

(also you may want to see how your post will look before you post it. To do this click the `white preview message` tab)
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WHEN YOU WANT TO EDIT YOUR POST AFTER SENDING IT.
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Some times you may not be happy with your posts wording or you may want to correct a spelling mistake. To do this, follow these steps.

1--Firstly click the `blue more` tab.
2--then a menu pops up, click the `edit post` tab.
3--type the changes to you post.
4--then click the `white post message` tab.
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WHEN YOU WANT TO START A NEW TOPIC/THREAD
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To start a new thread, which i encourage all newbies to do, then its just as easy. Follow these steps.

1--Firstly click the `white new topic` tab. (You will find this at the top of the forum, next to topics view, people and options)
2--Type the title of your thread in the `blue subject` box.
3--then type your message in the large box below.
4--then click the `white post message` tab.
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POSTING AN IMAGE
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After you have become used to posting replies etc, then you may wish to post images. To do this follow these steps.

1--Firstly click the `blue reply` tab.
2--Then click the `white insert image` tab
3--Then a pop-up menu appears. Click `browse`
4--Then click the image you wish to use.
5--Then click whether you want your image to be `left, centre or right`
6--Then click which size you would like your image to appear.
7--Then click the `blue insert image` tab
8--Then click the `white post message` tab. (remember you may wish to also use `preview image` as well.
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These are the basic steps on how to post. After a while you will get used to it and other functions on here will become useful to you. Just one last thing thats often useful. If you want to see who else is using the forum, then just click `People`. Then click the `blue on-line users`tab.
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RYAN