What are Forums?

Web Forums are a place where people can discuss topics. Conversations can last over a period of weeks. has many different forums on the Forums Index ranging in a variety of different subjects. It is a great place to introduce yourself if you are new to Be sure to read the Forum Rules before making any posts.

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What's a Locked Thread?

A Locked Thread is a forum topic that has been closed for discussion. Members can no longer make replies to topics that have been locked.

Admins and Moderators may lock a topic for one of several reasons:

  • Topic is old
  • Topic is no longer interesting
  • Topic violates a site rule
  • The Topic consists of a help question and the question has been answered
  • A flame war has started

What is a Sticky Post?

A Sticky Post is a forum topic that is always shown at the top of the list of topics in a forum. Moderators and Administrators have access to label topics as sticky for the convinience of those browsing a forum. Often times a topic will be marked as sticky if it is an answer to a common problem or is something of importance.