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by ADMIN
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - how to embed video in a post
Replies: 1
Views: 6126

Re: Help - how to embed video in a post

Bump!

Posted in 2012, but worthy of a refresher.

It's very easy to share Youtube videos here.
When creating a new post, simply click on the Youtube button, and then cut 'n paste the Video ID only between these tags, not the entire URL.
by ADMIN
Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:55 am
Forum: Admin notices
Topic: Forum re-direct Sep 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 6351

Forum re-direct Sep 2019

Hi all Given there is no need to differentiate between the Forum and the (discontinued) "Logger", this Forum has been moved to, and simply, vklogger.com If you still go the old URL vklogger.com/forum, it will re-direct you automatically. Updating your bookmark is not entirely necessary. If you've se...
by ADMIN
Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: Admin notices
Topic: Forum reactivation statement
Replies: 0
Views: 6954

Forum reactivation statement

After just over two years, the VK Logger Forum is being re-activated for two primary reasons; 1) Facebook My own experiment with Facebook concluded recently. It's been interesting to observe how much use Facebook ham radio groups receive (lots!), compared to traditional Forums, such as this (little)...
by ADMIN
Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:56 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - I forgot my Forum password
Replies: 1
Views: 17283

Re: Help - I forgot my Forum password

BUMP! Guys, I am honestly getting fed up with people asking me to "reset" their passwords, or to delete their account so they can re-register. This is happening with monotonous regularity. Nor does it fix the real underlying problem. For the Forum; please use the "I forgot my password" link on the ...
by ADMIN
Thu Jun 20, 2013 12:19 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: How to - add your name in a signature.
Replies: 4
Views: 7069

Re: How to - add your name in a signature.

Thanks Andrew for the how to. Have moved this topic into the: Help - Forum area. Adding a signature is quick and easy, and saves repetitive typing. You may know who you are, but Tom, Dick and Harry may not! The Forum has all this functionality built in, to make life easier. It's all about working sm...
by ADMIN
Fri Jan 18, 2013 10:52 pm
Forum: Admin notices
Topic: Reminder: Forgotten passwords
Replies: 1
Views: 9399

Re: Reminder: Forgotten passwords

Bump! Very frustrating! With weekly requests to "fix" forgotten passwords, this message is not breaking through the noise. Please be aware I am not in a position to reset your password, for the VK Logger and/or the VK Logger Discussion Forum (separate registration required). With the Forum YOU can u...
by ADMIN
Sat Dec 01, 2012 10:45 am
Forum: Admin notices
Topic: Reminder: Check your email address is valid
Replies: 0
Views: 7161

Reminder: Check your email address is valid

Just a reminder that you check your VK Logger Discussion Forum account details are up to date. Even more so, if you have changed email addresses recently. Specifically: Check your email address in your account profile is valid. This is vital, should you forget your password, and need to use the "I f...
by ADMIN
Sat Jun 23, 2012 2:55 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - Posting pics on the Forum
Replies: 1
Views: 8256

Re: Help - Posting pics on the Forum

Option 2 - Upload to VK Logger Discussion Forum as attachments There is a second method, which may be more convenient for those that do not have the ability to upload pictures to a web server. You can directly upload images into your post right here, as an attachment. The following is allowed: Max ...
by ADMIN
Sun Jun 03, 2012 2:34 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - how to embed video in a post
Replies: 1
Views: 6126

Help - how to embed video in a post

This is an updated tutorial, describing how to embed YouTube and Vimeo videos in a VK Logger Discussion Forum post... just like this one! The YouTube method has been changed, as of today, so the syntax is the same as embedding Vimeo videos. ie; All you need to do is cut & paste the video id only bet...
by ADMIN
Sat Jan 21, 2012 7:20 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - Changing Forum Style
Replies: 0
Views: 5444

Help - Changing Forum Style

There are now 11 forum styles to choose from. :shock: Changing your forum style is easy, and from the familiar default style, only takes 4 mouse clicks. http://www.vklogger.com/images/change-forum-style.png As a signed in user... 1 - click User Control Panel 2 -select Board Preferences tab >>> click...
by ADMIN
Mon Nov 14, 2011 1:08 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - I cannot see Forum attachments
Replies: 0
Views: 5050

Help - I cannot see Forum attachments

Forums attachments are a convenient way of sharing, not only images, but a variety of files types. .xls spreadsheets, .doc Word files, .bas PICAXE files, etc. To see forum attachments, you need to be signed into the forum . If you have not signed in, you will only see this message about permissions,...
by ADMIN
Mon Jul 25, 2011 7:16 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Automatic notification of new topics & posts
Replies: 0
Views: 5065

Automatic notification of new topics & posts

Regular forum users will be aware that, if you post a comment in a topic, you can "subscribe" to that topic. ie; you will receive an email notification of any further replies made in the topic. This is handy for keeping tabs on a discussion, especially if you are expecting replies. But, did you also...
by ADMIN
Thu Jul 21, 2011 1:19 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Attachments 101 - including attachments in your post
Replies: 0
Views: 5401

Attachments 101 - including attachments in your post

Including attachments in your posts are a great way of sharing information. Not only pictures, but attachments could be: PDFs, a Word doc, an Excel spreadsheet, a BAS file of your latest PICAXE project, etc. As with anything downloaded off the internet, if it's an executable file, then you should tr...
by ADMIN
Tue Jul 19, 2011 10:23 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Forum avatars
Replies: 0
Views: 5162

Forum avatars

You can have your own personal avatar, either hosted elsewhere, or uploaded to this forum. The following image criteria do apply: Maximum avatar file size (For uploaded avatar files): 8192 Bytes (ie; 8kb) Minimum avatar dimensions: Width x Height in pixels. 20px x 20px Maximum avatar dimensions: Wid...
by ADMIN
Sun Jan 25, 2009 1:31 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - I cannot sign into the Discussion Forum
Replies: 0
Views: 5948

Help - I cannot sign into the Discussion Forum

If you are having trouble signing into the Discussion Forum, please ask yourself the following questions; 1) Have I actually registered with the forum? Should be obvious, but often overlooked. Please note that registration with the VK Logger Discussion Forum is separate to registering with VK Logger...
by ADMIN
Sat Jan 03, 2009 11:42 am
Forum: Admin notices
Topic: VK Logger SWL callsigns
Replies: 0
Views: 5522

VK Logger SWL callsigns

Hi all The VK Logger identity of Short Wave Listeners, TV DXers, etc, ie; those users without an ACMA issued callsign, has been fairly casual - up until now. From this day forward, all "SWL" identities will follow this strict (yet simple) convention; VKn/SWLx Where the identity consists of; Country ...
by ADMIN
Mon Nov 24, 2008 10:23 am
Forum: Admin notices
Topic: Reminder: Forgotten passwords
Replies: 1
Views: 9399

Reminder: Forgotten passwords

The "I forgot my password" link found on the VK Logger Discussion Forum Login page will help you from a forgotten Forum password moment, BUT it can only send you a temporary password to the email address you have specified in your profile . So, the e-mail address in your profile needs to be kept up ...
by ADMIN
Mon Apr 28, 2008 10:27 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - updating Forum email address
Replies: 0
Views: 6507

Help - updating Forum email address

Changing your Forum registered e-mail address is an easy process. 1) Top leftish, click User Control Panel 2) Select the Profile tab 3) Select Edit account settings 4) Enter your new e-mail address 5) Submit http://www.vklogger.com/images/help_change_email.gif You will note, this is also the place w...
by ADMIN
Mon Apr 28, 2008 10:04 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - How to change Forum Callsign Username
Replies: 1
Views: 8293

Re: Help - How to change Forum callsign username

Well done on the new callsign. :D Your Forum account is 100% self managed. In other words, YOU make any updates to your own account. Changing your Forum username is an easy 5 step process... 6, if you count signing in! 1) Top leftish, click User Control Panel 2) Select the Profile tab 3) Select Edit...
by ADMIN
Sun Apr 06, 2008 9:17 pm
Forum: Help - Discussion Forum
Topic: Help - I forgot my Forum password
Replies: 1
Views: 17283

Help - I forgot my Forum password

I often get emails for help because members have forgotten their password for the Discussion Forums. To make this clear, I cannot read your password - it's stored in an encrypted format - so there is no point in asking me what your password is. If you have a bad memory, I would suggest using a p/w y...