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Basic Registration Steps/Info (Click here for more Info)

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Basic Registration Steps/Info (Click here for more Info)

Post by K0SDD-Stephen on Sat Feb 28, 2009 4:12 pm

Welcome to the PPRAA Forums!

Here you will find basic information on how to register and use the forums. If you are familiar with web-based forums, look for the "Register" link at the top of the page and follow instructions. The forum requires basic registration, so we can more easily manage the info and postings. Also, your topics and posts will only be visible to others that are registered to the forums.

To Register

  1. Go to the Registration page: http://ppraa.forumotion.net/profile.forum?mode=register
  2. Agree to the terms of the forum (This is a pretty standard agreement.)
  3. Enter a Username (example: KD0XYZ-John (please use ham call))
  4. Enter a valid Email Address. (We won't share the email, and will only use it sparingly to share important forum info.)
  5. Enter a Password you can remember (at least six characters)
  6. Click the Save button
  7. At the next window, confirm your password and click the Save button.
  8. The final step is to go to your email and open the email received from the forum. Follow the instructions and click on the link in the email to fully activate the account.
  9. Registration is now complete!

Log in to the Forums

  1. When you completed registration you should have been returned to the forum homepage.
  2. Enter your Username and Password at the top or the right hand side.
  3. Check the box if you want the forum to automatically log you in when you visit the webpage. (Cookies must be enabled.)

Check Out the Forum!

Look around the forums once you get logged in. At the top you will find links to the Homepage, FAQ, Memberlists, Usergroups, and Profiles.

  • Profiles - Go to Profile to change how the forum looks to you, your personal info, websites, etc
  • Profiles - Under profiles be aware there are several tabs that allow you to control most aspect of the forums (Preferences, Signature, Avatar, Favorites, etc.)
  • Profiles - Click Save at the bottom when done making changes
  • HomePage - Look on the right -hand side and notice you have a log count, simple navigation, a scrolling list of the lastest topics (clickable), Search window (forum and Google)
  • HomePage - At the bottom is info about who is online, further statistics, and color code of the forum icons
  • NOTE - Forums with red icons indicate new topics or topics with new comments since you last visited - very handy to help you catch up when you return

If you have any questions you can post them in the "Forum Suggestions" topic. Or you can IM/PM the Admin (K0SDD-Stephen) or send me an email at K0SDD at dalfollo-daley dot com

Here are the two official homepage addresses:

http://ppraa.forumotion.net/forum.htm or http://ppraa.forumotion.net

Hope you like it!


KØSDD-Stephen__________________________________________
Colorado Springs - Kenwood TS-830s/80m OCF/R-5
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Ham License : General
Ham Interests : DX, CW and all digital modes, boat anchors and homebrew, QRP, contesting, satellites, and emergency/community services
Job/hobbies : Mountaineering, Woodworking, Computers, Amateur Radio, SCUBA, Flying, photography

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