Writing messages in forums

Writing messages which are not replies

(Depending on the configuration of KOM 2000, you may have to login before writing messages. To check if you are logged in, click on the refresh/reload button, and then look at the bottom left hand corner of the screen. If you are not logged in, click on the "login" command in the upper right hand corner of the screen.)

A message in a forum can either start a new discussion, or be a reply to an existing discussion. To start a new discussion, enter the forum and scroll to the bottom of the page. You will then get to an area where you can write a contribution:

Text format

See a separate help text on how to write messages in fancy formats, with pictures and attachments.  

Saving partially finished messages

If you push the button but do not submit the message, then the message is saved. You can continue writing the message at some later time. To find such saved partially finished messages, push the News command in the top menu bar.

Replying to forum contributions or personal messages or e-mail

To reply to a previous message, first locate the message you want to reply to:

Then push the  Reply  button in the heading of the message. You will then see the following window:

Note that you can choose to send your reply to either all who read the message, which you are replying to, or with a personal message only to its author.

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