How can I change my display Name?
How can I change my email address?
How can I update my profile information?
How can I update my privacy options?
How do I select an avatar or change my photo?
How do I receive notifications when someone replies to a thread?If you have created the thread, you automatically get notifications if someone replies to your post. Beyond that, you can Follow a thread to receive an email notification when a reply to the thread is made. You can also “Follow” a space and sub-space. Additional options are available for customization of email notifications under your Settings.
What is the easiest way to see my spaces or groups?In the Top navigation right next to "Home" there's a link to "My Groups".
How do I start a question/discussion (thread)?To start a discussion:
I posted a message earlier, but now it is gone. What happened?Two things could have happened. The message was deleted, or the message was moved to another community because the moderator determined that it was better suited for another community. If the question was moved, you will be notified with a link attached directing to the page where the thread was moved to.
Can I subscribe to a forum?Yes. You can subscribe to a forum or wiki. In the forum, wiki blog go to the bottom of the page and click on More. The click turn notifications On/Off. Another way is to go into a forum and in the list of forums, click underneath Subscribed on Off/On.
Can I subscribe to content via email?Yes, in your account settings, you can see all the groups you've joined and there you can turn email digests on/off.
How do I reply to a message?Every message has a Reply icon at the bottom of the message. Click the icon and fill the form to reply to the message. If you are not logged in, you will be prompted to log in. When you are finished, click Post.
How can I mark answers as Correct?This only works if you have flagged your thread as a question. If the answer was correct, click on "Verify as correct". The answer will now appear with a green line above it.
Can I attach files to my messages?Yes in the text editor click on Insert > Insert Image/Video/File
Why do I get so many emails?To change this, you can edit your email preferences. Click on the drop down menu underneath to your profile picture in the top right corner. Then select settings and adjust your email settings from there.
How do I open a link in a new tab or new window?Right click on the link and choose Open in New Tab or Open in New Window.
How do I “friend” a user?You can send a friend request to any user in the SDL Community. To do this, you visit the user’s profile and then click the +Connect button. (You can also see this button if you hover over a user’s name).
Can I send a direct message to someone?Yes, you can send private messages to the community members.