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Please try to post new topics in the correct forum section as this will help all users to find information and add their own comments and information.
Do not worry if you post information in the incorrect place as it can be moved to a more suitable position at the discretion of the site administrator.
At the moment the forums are "unmoderated", in other words registered users can create their own topics and add comments without these being checked before they are posted to the site.
However, irrelevant information or derogatory comments may be removed at the discretion of the site administrator. Postings which are considered to be abusive or bullying will also be removed. Persistent offenders will have their registration to the site removed or downgraded to disallow new postings.
Adding comments to a discussion topic (also called a thread) is very easy.
Once you are logged on find the forum, topic and message where you want to add a comment. Click on the Add New Comment link which will be at the bottom of the panel on the right hand side.
A new page will open where you must enter a title.
Type your message into the "body" section and then click on the save button at the bottom of the screen. Your message will then appear in the forum you have chosen.
Starting a new discussion topic (sometimes called a thread) is very easy.
Once you are logged on your username will appear near the top left hand side of the screen. You can click on the Create Content link and then click on the Forum Topic link. Alternatively, you can go to the forum section, choose the forum where you want to create a new discussion and click on the Post New Forum Topic link, near the top of the screen underneath the main forum title.
Everyone who visits the site can read the content of the public forums. Any visitor can create an account to contribute to the forums. We have created two categories of site membership:
Registered members of this site can contribute to forums in two ways:
1) start discussion topics or threads
2) comment on existing topics or threads
You must be logged onto the site using your personal username before you can start new threads or join existing discussions.