To get started replying to posts, please check our guide on how to write good posts. Good posts are far more likely to start conversations and get answers!
- To reply to the topic in general, use at the very bottom of the topic.
- To reply to a specific person, use on their post.
- To reply with a new topic, use to the right of the post. Both old and new topics will be automatically linked together.
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To notify someone about your reply, mention their name. Type
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: to match by name, or use the traditional smileys
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To read guidelines about how to post in these forums, check out this post in the New User Resources section.