Frequently Asked Questions - What is a Thread? How do I create a Thread? How do I reply to a Thread?

Suzanne 3FC
07-07-2004, 06:00 AM
A thread is a string of posts within a specific topic. A post is one entry.

Suzanne 3FC
07-07-2004, 06:05 AM
This is another post, and this string of posts is a Thread.

To reply to a thread, click the "post reply" button which you will see at the top left and bottom left. You may also reply by using the "quick reply" box at the bottom of the thread. You will ony see this box if you are registered and logged in. (Please note that you will not see these options on this thread because the FAQ forum is closed to new posts.) Please explore our other forums to see examples of the new post and new thread buttons in use. This is what they look like:

A thread covers one topic. If you wish to begin a NEW thread, go back to the list of forum topics, and click the New Thread button which you will also find at the top left and bottom left of the forum topic page.