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> From: "Fairfield Mods" <fairfiel...@mods.freecycle.org> > Subject: [FairfieldIA] ADMIN: HOW TO USE MY FREECYCLE.ORG (R) > Date: October 9, 2013 4:39:31 AM CDT > To: "DickMays" <dickm...@lisco.com> > > HOW TO POST AN OFFER OR A WANTED: > > Log into my.freecycle.org. Click on "Post to this group" and use the message > maker. Click on "Make the Post" and your message will be posted. If you are > posting an OFFER and wish to include a photo there will be a new box open at > the bottom of the message maker. Use the "Browse" button to choose the photo > from your computer that you want to upload. (For your safety, you are asked > to not include your telephone number, email address or home address. Your > email is protected, and only your username is displayed. This prevents > phishing and your being targeted for spam. If you include your phone number > or address, you do so at your own risk.) Click on "Make the post." > > HOW TO READ AND REPLY TO OFFER AND WANTED POSTS: > > Log into My Freecycle and click on "View the Posts." ADMINs are posted at the > top of the message list. ADMINs include information of interest to the entire > group. You can select to read OFFERs only, WANTEDs only, or all posts. If you > are interested in an item listed, click on the item link. A new page will > open with a "Reply to this post" box. Type in your message. Remember to click > on "Send Message." > > HOW TO LET PEOPLE KNOW YOUR ITEM HAS BEEN TAKEN, OR YOU HAVE RECEIVED THE > ITEM YOU WANTED: > > Log into my.freecycle.org and click on the green My Posts tab." When the page > opens, click on the button on the right site, "Manage." Click on "Mark as > TAKEN and remove" or "Mark as RECEIVED and remove" to send a message to the > group that you are no longer looking for the item. By clicking on either of > these, your original message will "automatically" be removed. If you have > posted an item by mistake, you can delete it using the same process. Click on > either "Cancel and Remove." Please do not remove the post until the item has > actually been picked up to avoid having to re-post. You can also log in and > go to http://my.freecycle.org/home/posts > > HOW TO ORGANIZE THE E-MAILS YOU'RE GETTING: > > Your group has a default setting for email delivery. When you join the group, > your account will automatically be set for that preference. For example, if > the group default is set to receive individual emails, you will begin > receiving copies of every post made in your email. > > You can reset your personal email delivery preferences by signing in to > my.freecycle.org and then click on "Change settings." There is an Email > preference section with a dropdown box. In the drop down list, select your > email delivery option. Then click on the green button, "Change email > preference." > > Please note, if you choose to receive no emails, you will still receive > ADMINs/special notices from the moderators. > > How TO REACH THE MODERATOR: > > If you have a question, problem or complaint, click on "Contact the ModTeam" > at the top of the messages page. A message box will open. Type in your > message and click on "Send messsage." > > HOW TO RECOVER PASSWORD OR USERNAME ON MY FREECYCLE > > Go to my.freecycle.org Go to the bottom box. Click on the link, "forgotten > username form" link or "forgotten password form" link. Then just follow the > prompts and instructions provided. You will receive an email with the > information you need. Go to my.freecycle.org and click on the "Log In" link > and type in the recovered information. > > HOW DO I JOIN OTHER FREECYCLE GROUPS Log into my.freecycle.org and click on > the link, "My Groups" at the top right of the page. In the search box at the > top of the list, type in the name of the group you want to join. Click on > "Find Group." When you reach the search page results, click on the link to > "Join the group." > > HOW TO UNSUBSCRIBE FROM YOUR GROUP > > Log into my.freecycle.org and click on the link, "My Groups" at the top right > of the page. Under the group name, click on the green button, âChange > Settings.â Click on the green button, âLeave this group.â You will then > be ask a confirmation question; answer yes if you want to unsub. > > HOW TO CHANGE YOUR PASSWORD, E-MAIL ADDRESS or DELETE YOUR My Freecycle > ACCOUNT ENTIRELY: Log into my.freecycle.org and click on the green tab, "My > Info." Click on the appropriate green button and make the changes to your > password or email address. Remember to click on the prompt to save your > changes. > > If you click on the "Delete my Account" button, you will no longer be a > member of the My Freecycle site with any group. This action will completely > remove you from our system. This is NOT the same as unsubscribing yourself > from a group. You must LEAVE a group before you DELETE your account. If you > do not leave first, you may continue to receive emails from the group. If you > accidentally delete your account, but wish to still belong to a local group, > you must sign up with a new account. > > "Copyright C 2003 The Freecycle Network (http://www.Freecycle.org). All > rights reserved. Freecycle.org and the Freecycle.org logo are registered > trademarks of The Freecycle Network"