Frequently Asked Questions

Terms & Conditions

1. Definitions

The Board/Us/We - Jetspotter.com at http://www.jetspotter.com and its Moderators
You - a registered or non-registered user of the Board
Moderators - Moderators of the Board, being Scotty Curtis, Beau Chenery and Brendan Vanderwerf.
Message - any post, topic, attachment or information (in posts, profiles, email addresses and the like) originated by You on the Board.

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2. Real Name, Account and Email Address policy

2.1 You agree to provide Your Real Name as Your Board username in one of two formats:

Either:
First name plus last name (eg. Lynette Lee) or;
First name plus last initial (eg. Lynette L. or Lynette L) or;
First initial plus last name (eg. L Lee).

Exemptions will only be granted by a Moderator in exeptional circumstances. Requests for exemption from this requirement should be forwarded to a Moderator.

2.2 You agree to provide Your current email address, and one on which You are readily contactable in the event that a Moderator should need to contact you. Should your email address change during the course of Your Board use, you agree to update your supplied email address prior to further posting.

2.3 You agree that You will not register or hold more than one user account on the Board.

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3. Message Content
3.1 You agree that You will not post, in any Message originated by You on the Board, obscene, vulgar, malicious, slanderous, indecent, inciting, defamatory or maliciously provocative material (whether text, data, information or otherwise), or material that could give rise to criminal or civil proceedings.

3.1.1 You agree not to post, in any Message originated by You on the Board, Messages un-neccessarily referring to race, sexuality, politics or culture.

3.1.2 You agree to respect the views, beliefs, opinions and ideas of other Board users in Messages originated by You.

3.1.3 You agree that You will not post, in any Message originated by You on the Board, illegal or privileged information, or information pertaining to, or condoning illegal activities (including, but not limited to the collection of aircraft safety cards and equipment), or Web links to such information.

3.2 You agree that You are completely and solely responsible for the content of Messages originated by You on the Board, and acknowledge that neither the Board nor its Moderators will be held liable for the consequences of any Message or attachment originated by You.

3.3 You agree that You will not originate Messages on the Board containing copyrighted material without the express consent and agreement of the party holding the copyright on that material. Where permission has been granted, or where the reproduction and/or distribution of this material is permitted under the Copyright Act 1968 (Commonwealth), the following conditions must be satisfied when using the material on the Board:

- The source of the material is acknowledged, including details of author, artist or creator as required; and
- Any additional requirements on the part of the copyright holder are met; and
- The requirements of the Copyright Act 1968 (Commonwealth) are met.

3.4 You agree that You will not originate any Message or material on the Board containing advertisements for, or links to businesses and other for-profit organisations, and their websites, products or services, without the express permission of a Moderator.

3.4.1 Paragraph 3.4 applies also to the inclusion of advertising or corporate slogans, logos or other messages condoning or advertising any airline or air service organisation, in user signatures or otherwise.

3.5 You agree that You will not originate any Message, topic or material on the Board containing links to personal or not-for-profit organisation websites belonging to, staffed or managed by You, unless a reciprocal link to Jetspotter.com(at http://www.jetspotter.com ) is placed on the linked page and you have obtained explicit permission from Jetspotter.com administration to perform these actions.

3.6 In addition to the above mentioned terms and conditions, You also agree to the additional Forum Standards as described below:
(i) Checking the existence of a similar post using any tools available (for example, the Search function) before starting a new thread.
(ii) Posting topics related to that particular forum section.
(iii) Reflect an accurate summary of the thread started in the Title of the thread.
(iv) Use proper English and punctuation marks at all times.
(v) To limit the size of images posted in the threads to a maximum of 800 pixels x 600 pixels in size.
(vi) To limit Signatures to a text or text link basis only, no images.
(vii) To limit Your Avatar image size to a maximum of 150 pixels by 150 pixels.

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4. Moderation
4.0.1 You acknowledge that the Board is a moderated service.

4.1 You acknowledge and agree that the Moderators, as providers of the Board service, reserve any and all rights to censor, block, edit, delete, re-position or otherwise alter Messages originated by You on the Board, without notice to You, at any time.

4.2 You acknowledge and agree that the Moderators, as providers of the Board service, reserve any and all rights to remove, suspend, ban, deactivate or otherwise alter the status of Your user account, without notice to You, at any time.

4.3 You acknowledge that while every effort is made by the Moderators to ensure that all Board posts satisfy these Conditions Of Use, there may be some delay in attending to an alleged breach of these Conditions Of Use.

4.4 You acknowledge and agree that the Moderators reserve the right to vary any or all parts of these Conditions Of Use, at any time.

4.5 You acknowledge and agree that the Moderators reserve the right to apply additional Conditions to Your use of the Board, at any time.

4.5.1 You acknowledge that the Moderators may publish additional requirements and Conditions of Use, from time to time, in the form of guidelines posted to the Board, or to You via email or otherwise. You agree to interpret and adhere to these guidelines as additional Conditions Of Use, and to comply with the requirements of Paragraph 8.2 should You be unable or unwilling to comply with them.

4.6 You acknowledge and agree that the Moderators reserve the right to exempt You from some or all parts of these Conditions Of Use.

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5. Responsible Use
5.1 You agree that while using the Board, you will not:

(i) use another persons name, username or password or otherwise attempt to gain access to the account of any other Board user;
(ii) tamper with, hinder the operation of or make unauthorised modifications to any component of the Board service; or attempt any of the above acts or permit another person to do any of the above;
(iii) place any viruses or other similar programs on the Board, in attachments or otherwise; or
(iv) do anything, including send or distribute material or Messages on the Board which interferes with other users or restricts any person or which inhibits any other user from enjoying the Board.

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6. Warranties and Indemnity
6.0.1 ALL BOARD MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON INFRINGEMENT.

6.0.2 Messages and other material appearing on the Board could include technical or other mistakes or inaccuracies. Jetspotter.com disclaims all warranties and makes no representations regarding the quality, accuracy, completeness or suitability of the Messages or material on this or any other Web site, and disclaims any duty to keep this information current or accurate.

6.1 You use the Board service at Your own risk. You acknowledge that We cannot be held responsible for any loss incurred by You as a result of Your using the Board service.

6.2 You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Jetspotter.com and its Moderators against all liability, cost, loss or damages arising out of:

(i) the use or attempted use by any person of the Jetspotter.com service.
(ii) any publication including but not limited to the reproduction, broadcast, use, transmission, communication or making available of any material (including data and information of any sort) by You using the Jetspotter.com service.
(iii) any alleged breach of a persons rights or defamation of a person involving the use of the Jetspotter.com service.

6.3 If You breach these Conditions Of Use You are liable to Us for the costs (including all legal costs) in exercising Our rights in relation to the breach.

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7. Limitation of Liability
7.1 IN NO EVENT WILL JETSPOTTER.COM BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGE WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DAMAGES RELATING TO LOST REVENUES OR PROFITS, LOST DATA, WORK STOPPAGE, COMPUTER FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION) RESULTING FROM OR IN ANY WAY RELATED TO THE USE OF ANY MATERIALS POSTED ON OR MADE AVAILABLE AT THIS WEB SITE OR ANY OTHER WEB SITE TO WHICH A LINK IS PROVIDED OR ON WHICH A LINK IS PROVIDED TO THIS WEB SITE, EVEN IF JETSPOTTER.COM HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND REGARDLESS OF THE LEGAL THEORY ON WHICH SUCH DAMAGES ARE BASED.

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8. Acceptance
8.1 In registering a new Board user account, or modifying an existing Board account, or in posting to the Board, or in accessing or using the Board in any way, You signify that You have read, understood and accepted these Conditions Of Use.

8.1.1 In using the Board in the ways specified in Paragraph 8.1 after changes to these Conditions Of Use have been implemented, You signify that you have read, understood and accepted the revised Conditions Of Use.

8.2 If You choose not to accept these Conditions Of Use, You must notify a Moderator immediately, and request that Your account be deactivated and/or removed, and You must immediately cease to use the Board in any way specified in Paragraph 8.1 .


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Login and Registration Issues

Why can’t I login?
There are several reasons why this could occur. First, ensure your username and password are correct. If they are, contact the board owner to make sure you haven’t been banned. It is also possible the website owner has a configuration error on their end, and they would need to fix it.
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Why do I need to register at all?
You may not have to, it is up to the administrator of the board as to whether you need to register in order to post messages. However; registration will give you access to additional features not available to guest users such as definable avatar images, private messaging, emailing of fellow users, usergroup subscription, etc. It only takes a few moments to register so it is recommended you do so.
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Why do I get logged off automatically?
If you do not check the Log me in automatically box when you login, the board will only keep you logged in for a preset time. This prevents misuse of your account by anyone else. To stay logged in, check the box during login. This is not recommended if you access the board from a shared computer, e.g. library, internet cafe, university computer lab, etc. If you do not see this checkbox, it means the board administrator has disabled this feature.
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How do I prevent my username appearing in the online user listings?
Within your User Control Panel, under “Board preferences”, you will find the option Hide your online status. Enable this option with Yes and you will only appear to the administrators, moderators and yourself. You will be counted as a hidden user.
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I’ve lost my password!
Don’t panic! While your password cannot be retrieved, it can easily be reset. Visit the login page and click I’ve forgotten my password. Follow the instructions and you should be able to log in again shortly.
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I registered but cannot login!
First, check your username and password. If they are correct, then one of two things may have happened. If COPPA support is enabled and you specified being under 13 years old during registration, you will have to follow the instructions you received. Some boards will also require new registrations to be activated, either by yourself or by an administrator before you can logon; this information was present during registration. If you were sent an e-mail, follow the instructions. If you did not receive an e-mail, you may have provided an incorrect e-mail address or the e-mail may have been picked up by a spam filer. If you are sure the e-mail address you provided is correct, try contacting an administrator.
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I registered in the past but cannot login any more?!
It is possible an administrator has deactivated or deleted your account for some reason. Also, many boards periodically remove users who have not posted for a long time to reduce the size of the database. If this has happened, try registering again and being more involved in discussions.
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What is COPPA?
COPPA, or the Child Online Privacy and Protection Act of 1998, is a law in the United States requiring websites which can potentially collect information from minors under the age of 13 to have written parental consent or some other method of legal guardian acknowledgment, allowing the collection of personally identifiable information from a minor under the age of 13. If you are unsure if this applies to you as someone trying to register or to the website you are trying to register on, contact legal counsel for assistance. Please note that the phpBB Group cannot provide legal advice and is not a point of contact for legal concerns of any kind, except as outlined below.
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Why can’t I register?
It is possible the website owner has banned your IP address or disallowed the username you are attempting to register. The website owner could have also disabled registration to prevent new visitors from signing up. Contact a board administrator for assistance.
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What does the “Delete all board cookies” do?
“Delete all board cookies” deletes the cookies created by phpBB which keep you authenticated and logged into the board. It also provides functions such as read tracking if they have been enabled by the board owner. If you are having login or logout problems, deleting board cookies may help.
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User Preferences and settings

How do I change my settings?
If you are a registered user, all your settings are stored in the board database. To alter them, visit your User Control Panel; a link can usually be found at the top of board pages. This system will allow you to change all your settings and preferences.
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The times are not correct!
It is possible the time displayed is from a timezone different from the one you are in. If this is the case, visit your User Control Panel and change your timezone to match your particular area, e.g. London, Paris, New York, Sydney, etc. Please note that changing the timezone, like most settings, can only be done by registered users. If you are not registered, this is a good time to do so.
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I changed the timezone and the time is still wrong!
If you are sure you have set the timezone and Summer Time/DST correctly and the time is still incorrect, then the time stored on the server clock is incorrect. Please notify an administrator to correct the problem.
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My language is not in the list!
Either the administrator has not installed your language or nobody has translated this board into your language. Try asking the board administrator if they can install the language pack you need. If the language pack does not exist, feel free to create a new translation. More information can be found at the phpBB website (see link at the bottom of board pages).
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How do I show an image below my username?
There are two images that may appear below a username when viewing posts. Depending on the used style, the first may be an image associated with your rank, generally in the form of stars, blocks or dots, indicating how many posts you have made or your status on the board. The second, usually a larger image, is known as an avatar and is generally unique or personal to each user. It is up to the board administrator to enable avatars and to choose the way in which avatars can be made available. If you are unable to use avatars, contact a board administrator and ask them for their reasons.
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What is my rank and how do I change it?
Ranks, which appear below your username, indicate the number of posts you have made or identify certain users, e.g. moderators and administrators. In general, you cannot directly change the wording of any board ranks as they are set by the board administrator. Please do not abuse the board by posting unnecessarily just to increase your rank. Most boards will not tolerate this and the moderator or administrator will simply lower your post count.
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When I click the e-mail link for a user it asks me to login?
Only registered users can send e-mail to other users via the built-in e-mail form, and only if the administrator has enabled this feature. This is to prevent malicious use of the e-mail system by anonymous users.
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Posting Issues

How do I post a topic in a forum?
To post a new topic in a forum, click the relevant button on either the forum or topic screens. You may need to register before you can post a message. A list of your permissions in each forum is available at the bottom of the forum and topic screens. Example: You can post new topics, You can vote in polls, etc.
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How do I edit or delete a post?
Unless you are a board administrator or moderator, you can only edit or delete your own posts. You can edit a post by clicking the edit button for the relevant post, sometimes for only a limited time after the post was made. If someone has already replied to the post, you will find a small piece of text output below the post when you return to the topic which lists the number of times you edited it along with the date and time. This will only appear if someone has made a reply; it will not appear if a moderator or administrator edited the post, though they may leave a note as to why they’ve edited the post at their own digression. Please note that normal users cannot delete a post once someone has replied.
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How do I add a signature to my post?
To add a signature to a post you must first create one via your User Control Panel. Once created, you can check the Attach a signature box on the posting form to add your signature. You can also add a signature by default to all your posts by checking the appropriate radio button in your profile. If you do so, you can still prevent a signature being added to individual posts by un-checking the add signature box within the posting form.
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How do I create a poll?
When posting a new topic or editing the first post of a topic, click the “Poll creation” tab below the main posting form; if you cannot see this, you do not have appropriate permissions to create polls. Enter a title and at least two options in the appropriate fields, making sure each option is on a separate line in the textarea. You can also set the number of options users may select during voting under “Options per user”, a time limit in days for the poll (0 for infinite duration) and lastly the option to allow users to amend their votes.
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Why can’t I add more poll options?
The limit for poll options is set by the board administrator. If you feel you need to add more options to your poll than the allowed amount, contact the board administrator.
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How do I edit or delete a poll?
As with posts, polls can only be edited by the original poster, a moderator or an administrator. To edit a poll, click to edit the first post in the topic; this always has the poll associated with it. If no one has cast a vote, users can delete the poll or edit any poll option. However, if members have already placed votes, only moderators or administrators can edit or delete it. This prevents the poll’s options from being changed mid-way through a poll.
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Why can’t I access a forum?
Some forums may be limited to certain users or groups. To view, read, post or perform another action you may need special permissions. Contact a moderator or board administrator to grant you access.
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Why can’t I add attachments?
Attachment permissions are granted on a per forum, per group, or per user basis. The board administrator may not have allowed attachments to be added for the specific forum you are posting in, or perhaps only certain groups can post attachments. Contact the board administrator if you are unsure about why you are unable to add attachments.
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Why did I receive a warning?
If you have broken a rule, you may be issued a warning. Please note that this is the board administrator’s decision, and the phpBB Group has nothing to do with the warnings on the given site. Contact the board administrator if you are unsure about why you were issued a warning.
• 1st infraction - Warning only
• 2nd infraction - 1 week suspension
• 3rd infraction - 2 week suspension
• 4th infraction - Permanent suspension
• Major offense - Immediate and permanent suspension of account
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So you've received a warning?
Warnings are issued to members that breach the site rules.
Warnings are displayed in the users control panel. Only the member and moderators can see the total. (It is not displayed to other members)
What now?
You have 2 choices
1. Accept the decision.
Realise that you probably deserved the warning and move on. The warning will expire in 3 months and have no effect on your use of the site.
2. Appeal the decision.
If you feel you have been given a warning unfairly you can appeal. This is best done by sending a pm to the moderator who issued the warning or you can PM any of the other mods if you prefer. (Note- When a warning is issued, a message is automatically posted in the moderators forum so that all mods are aware of the infraction).
Moderators are only human and occassionally make a mistake. Warnings have been reversed in the past when a member has appealed in a calm and reasonable manner.
There is no point appealing a warning if it involves swearing at or abusing another member. This behaviour is not tolerated.
What NOT to do if you receive an warning.
• DO NOT- Start a thread about how you received a warning and how unfair it is.
• DO NOT- Send an abusive PM to the moderator that issued the warning. This will not help get the warning reversed and extreme cases may lead to another infraction or to your account being suspended immediately
• DO NOT- Try to open another account if you get suspended. This may increase the period of your suspension. Repeated attempts will just get you completely banned from the site.
Finally
Believe it or not, moderators do not enjoy handing out warnings. Our job is much more enjoyable when members get along and the site is running smoothly. Most people manage to follow our simple rules and there are often long periods when no one receives a warning. These are the times when it is good to be a moderator.
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How can I report posts to a moderator?
If the board administrator has allowed it, you should see a button for reporting posts next to the post you wish to report. Clicking this will walk you through the steps necessary to report the post.
The moderators will try to address the issue as quickly and fairly as possible, however please understand that the site cannot be patrolled 24 hours a day and sometimes it may take some time for action.
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What is the “Save” button for in topic posting?
This allows you to save passages to be completed and submitted at a later date. To reload a saved passage, visit the User Control Panel.
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Why does my post need to be approved?
The board administrator may have decided that posts in the forum you are posting to require review before submission. It is also possible that the administrator has placed you in a group of users whose posts require review before submission. Please contact the board administrator for further details.
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How do I bump my topic?
By clicking the “Bump topic” link when you are viewing it, you can “bump” the topic to the top of the forum on the first page. However, if you do not see this, then topic bumping may be disabled or the time allowance between bumps has not yet been reached. It is also possible to bump the topic simply by replying to it, however, be sure to follow the board rules when doing so.
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Formatting and Topic Types

What is BBCode?
BBCode is a special implementation of HTML, offering great formatting control on particular objects in a post. The use of BBCode is granted by the administrator, but it can also be disabled on a per post basis from the posting form. BBCode itself is similar in style to HTML, but tags are enclosed in square brackets [ and ] rather than < and >. For more information on BBCode see the guide which can be accessed from the posting page.
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Can I use HTML?
No. It is not possible to post HTML on this board and have it rendered as HTML. Most formatting which can be carried out using HTML can be applied using BBCode instead.
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What are Smilies?
Smilies, or Emoticons, are small images which can be used to express a feeling using a short code, e.g. :) denotes happy, while :( denotes sad. The full list of emoticons can be seen in the posting form. Try not to overuse smilies, however, as they can quickly render a post unreadable and a moderator may edit them out or remove the post altogether. The board administrator may also have set a limit to the number of smilies you may use within a post.
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Can I post images?
Yes, images can be shown in your posts. If the administrator has allowed attachments, you may be able to upload the image to the board. Otherwise, you must link to an image stored on a publicly accessible web server, e.g. http://www.example.com/my-picture.gif. You cannot link to pictures stored on your own PC (unless it is a publicly accessible server) nor images stored behind authentication mechanisms, e.g. hotmail or yahoo mailboxes, password protected sites, etc. To display the image use the BBCode [img] tag.
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What are global announcements?
Global announcements contain important information and you should read them whenever possible. They will appear at the top of every forum and within your User Control Panel. Global announcement permissions are granted by the board administrator.
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What are announcements?
Announcements often contain important information for the forum you are currently reading and you should read them whenever possible. Announcements appear at the top of every page in the forum to which they are posted. As with global announcements, announcement permissions are granted by the board administrator.
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What are sticky topics?
Sticky topics within the forum appear below announcements and only on the first page. They are often quite important so you should read them whenever possible. As with announcements and global announcements, sticky topic permissions are granted by the board administrator.
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What are locked topics?
Locked topics are topics where users can no longer reply and any poll it contained was automatically ended. Topics may be locked for many reasons and were set this way by either the forum moderator or board administrator. You may also be able to lock your own topics depending on the permissions you are granted by the board administrator.
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What are topic icons?
Topic icons are author chosen images associated with posts to indicate their content. The ability to use topic icons depends on the permissions set by the board administrator.
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User Levels and Groups

What are Administrators?
Administrators are members assigned with the highest level of control over the entire board. These members can control all facets of board operation, including setting permissions, banning users, creating usergroups or moderators, etc., dependent upon the board founder and what permissions he or she has given the other administrators. They may also have full moderator capabilities in all forums, depending on the settings put forth by the board founder.
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What are Moderators?
Moderators are individuals (or groups of individuals) who look after the forums from day to day. They have the authority to edit or delete posts and lock, unlock, move, delete and split topics in the forum they moderate. Generally, moderators are present to prevent users from going off-topic or posting abusive or offensive material.
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What are usergroups?
Usergroups are groups of users that divide the community into manageable sections board administrators can work with. Each user can belong to several groups and each group can be assigned individual permissions. This provides an easy way for administrators to change permissions for many users at once, such as changing moderator permissions or granting users access to a private forum.
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Where are the usergroups and how do I join one?
You can view all usergroups via the “Usergroups” link within your User Control Panel. If you would like to join one, proceed by clicking the appropriate button. Not all groups have open access, however. Some may require approval to join, some may be closed and some may even have hidden memberships. If the group is open, you can join it by clicking the appropriate button. If a group requires approval to join you may request to join by clicking the appropriate button. The user group leader will need to approve your request and may ask why you want to join the group. Please do not harass a group leader if they reject your request; they will have their reasons.
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How do I become a usergroup leader?
A usergroup leader is usually assigned when usergroups are initially created by a board administrator. If you are interested in creating a usergroup, your first point of contact should be an administrator; try sending a private message.
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Why do some usergroups appear in a different colour?
It is possible for the board administrator to assign a colour to the members of a usergroup to make it easy to identify the members of this group.
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What is a “Default usergroup”?
If you are a member of more than one usergroup, your default is used to determine which group colour and group rank should be shown for you by default. The board administrator may grant you permission to change your default usergroup via your User Control Panel.
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What is “The team” link?
This page provides you with a list of board staff, including board administrators and moderators and other details such as the forums they moderate.
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Private Messaging

I cannot send private messages!
There are three reasons for this; you are not registered and/or not logged on, the board administrator has disabled private messaging for the entire board, or the board administrator has prevented you from sending messages. Contact a board administrator for more information.
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I keep getting unwanted private messages!
You can block a user from sending you private messages by using message rules within your User Control Panel. If you are receiving abusive private messages from a particular user, inform a board administrator; they have the power to prevent a user from sending private messages.
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I have received a spamming or abusive e-mail from someone on this board!
We are sorry to hear that. The e-mail form feature of this board includes safeguards to try and track users who send such posts, so e-mail the board administrator with a full copy of the e-mail you received. It is very important that this includes the headers that contain the details of the user that sent the e-mail. The board administrator can then take action.
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Friends and Foes

What are my Friends and Foes lists?
You can use these lists to organise other members of the board. Members added to your friends list will be listed within your User Control Panel for quick access to see their online status and to send them private messages. Subject to template support, posts from these users may also be highlighted. If you add a user to your foes list, any posts they make will be hidden by default.
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How can I add / remove users to my Friends or Foes list?
You can add users to your list in two ways. Within each user’s profile, there is a link to add them to either your Friend or Foe list. Alternatively, from your User Control Panel, you can directly add users by entering their member name. You may also remove users from your list using the same page.
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Searching the Forums

How can I search a forum or forums?
Enter a search term in the search box located on the index, forum or topic pages. Advanced search can be accessed by clicking the “Advance Search” link which is available on all pages on the forum. How to access the search may depend on the style used.
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Why does my search return no results?
Your search was probably too vague and included many common terms which are not indexed by phpBB3. Be more specific and use the options available within Advanced search.
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Why does my search return a blank page!?
Your search returned too many results for the webserver to handle. Use “Advanced search” and be more specific in the terms used and forums that are to be searched.
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How do I search for members?
Visit to the “Members” page and click the “Find a member” link.
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How can I find my own posts and topics?
Your own posts can be retrieved either by clicking the “Search user’s posts” within the User Control Panel or via your own profile page. To search for your topics, use the Advanced search page and fill in the various options appropriately.
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Topic Subscriptions and Bookmarks

What is the difference between bookmarking and subscribing?
Bookmarking in phpBB3 is much like bookmarking in your web browser. You aren’t alerted when there’s an update, but you can come back to the topic later. Subscribing, however, will notify you when there is an update to the topic or forum on the board via your preferred method or methods.
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How do I subscribe to specific forums or topics?
To subscribe to a specific forum, click the “Subscribe forum” link upon entering the forum. To subscribe to a topic, reply to the topic with the subscribe checkbox checked or click the “Subscribe topic” link within the topic itself.
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How do I remove my subscriptions?
To remove your subscriptions, go to your User Control Panel and follow the links to your subscriptions.
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Attachments

What attachments are allowed on this board?
Each board administrator can allow or disallow certain attachment types. If you are unsure what is allowed to be uploaded, contact the board administrator for assistance.
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How do I find all my attachments?
To find your list of attachments that you have uploaded, go to your User Control Panel and follow the links to the attachments section.
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phpBB 3 Issues

Who wrote this bulletin board?
This software (in its unmodified form) is produced, released and is copyright phpBB Group. It is made available under the GNU General Public License and may be freely distributed. See the link for more details.
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Why isn’t X feature available?
This software was written by and licensed through phpBB Group. If you believe a feature needs to be added, or you want to report a bug, please visit the phpBB Area51 website, where you will find resources to do so.
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Who do I contact about abusive and/or legal matters related to this board?
Any of the administrators listed on the “The team” page should be an appropriate point of contact for your complaints. If this still gets no response then you should contact the owner of the domain (do a whois lookup) or, if this is running on a free service (e.g. Yahoo!, free.fr, f2s.com, etc.), the management or abuse department of that service. Please note that the phpBB Group has absolutely no jurisdiction and cannot in any way be held liable over how, where or by whom this board is used. Do not contact the phpBB Group in relation to any legal (cease and desist, liable, defamatory comment, etc.) matter not directly related to the phpBB.com website or the discrete software of phpBB itself. If you do e-mail phpBB Group about any third party use of this software then you should expect a terse response or no response at all.
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