•·.·´¯`·.·•Newcomer's Guide to the Forum•·.·´¯`·.·•
Hello, Newcomers! This will hopefully be a very useful guide to finding your way around our forums! Haven't introduced yourself yet? Then head on over to the Welcome Thread
and drop us a hello! Even if you didn't know the thread existed and you joined a month or so ago, feel free to go and make your presence known and introduce yourself! Everyone is very happy to see you here!
In some sections you will be referred to a seperate guide with fantastic information that you can't go without.
I have also seperated this guide into sections for your viewing pleasure.
I hope it will make navigating to relevant sections easy for you...
Are you sitting comfortably? Then let's begin!CONTENTS:1. The Powers that be
Meet our friendly staff!2. Getting to know your fellow members
Adding a friend3. Threads, Topics, Signatures, Avatars, Subscriptions
Thread Opening Assistance4. Technical Jargon
Signature and Avatar Guidelines
Setting up email notifications and subscriptions
How To QuoteTechnical Jargon Part 2
Adding Attachments to a post
How to send a Personal Message (PM)
How to embed an image into your postTechnical Jargon Part 3
Creating a Poll in a Thread5. Forum Etiquette
Voting in a Poll
A Guide to Making an Effective Poll
Forum 'no-nos'6. Know Thyself
-Creating Duplicate Threads
-Answering Year Old Questions
-Character v. Character Threads
Your Forum Dashboard7. Gallery
Guided tour of your Profile Page
'Rank'/ Post Count
Gallery Q&A8. Hey, I didn't know that!
Profile CommentsHey, I didn't know that! Part. 2
Who's Online? Why are some members 'anonymous'?
Forum News and Announcements 9. Upcoming and Ongoing Forum Activities
Regarding Open Talk and Spam Central
Using the Search Function
What is 'flood control'?
Linking specific posts
Re-reading the FMA manga10. Other useful things you can do with knowing
Operation "FMA Info Shrine"
Username Changes11. Thread Directories
Inquiring about technical difficulties
Deleting your account
Suggestions for our forum?
Forum Mod Station
Gallery Mod Station
FMA Character Discussions Thread Directory12. FAQ by Tombow
FMA Manga Thread Directory
What are 'Safe Harbour' Threads?
1.What are these things under my name?
2. Posting pictures on your post.
3. About my account.
4. How to make Direct Hotlink in the post, Pt. 2, Pt.3.