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Hi what does topics entered mean? I was curious about what the different trust levels were

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Hi @Margaret / Margaret

Topics entered simply refers to the individual topics that you have opened/viewed.

Trust this helps

In Christ

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Thank you very much

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Could I bother you again please…how do I change 23617k8 to just my name Margaret. Thank you. Also what is the practical difference between being a member and being a regular?

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No bother at all Margaret / @Margaret

To change your username please see the guide below. Please let me know if this work (though it should be easy to spot if it does) - I had to change a forum setting to re-enable the option for members to change their own usernames.





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Good question - the short answer is not a great deal of difference.

The longer answer is…

According to the official blog for Discourse (the platform/software that this forum operates on)

Users at trust level 2 can…

  • Use the “Invite others to this topic” button for one-click onboarding of new users to participate in topics (literally not sure what or where this is…)
  • Invite outside users to PMs making a group PM
  • Daily like and edit limits increased by 1.5×
  • Ignore other users
  • Edit their own posts for up to 30 days after posting (we’ve changed this so lvl 2+ users can edit their posts in perpetuity)

Users at trust level 3 can…

  • Recategorize and rename topics (not sure on this one - might need to enlist a Lvl 3 user to help test this)
  • Access a secure category only visible to users at trust level 3 and higher (not applicable here)
  • Have all their links followed (we remove automatic nofollow) (???)
  • TL3 spam flags cast on TL0 user posts immediately hide the post
  • TL3 flags cast on TL0 user posts in sufficient diversity will auto-silence the user and hide all their posts
  • Make their own posts wiki (that is, editable by any TL1+ users) (I think this means you can actually create a post which other users lvl 1 and above can edit - i.e. if you were building a Wikipedia style Topic/post that you wish to open for contributions/amends)
  • Daily like and edit limits increased by 2×

Hope this helps Margaret.

In Christ

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Thank you very much, so it’s more a prestige thing than practical difference thank you very much jason

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Thank u!

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Lvl 3 (Regular) members have to maintain a certain post count and participation quota to keep the status too.

In other words, people like me have to be a bucket mouth. :smiley:

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I’ve been able to rename topics, like my own and others as well. I’m not sure what the recategorize is about unless that means moving it to another topic area?

And I can not do it to stuff in read only topics like this thread for example, also for posts made by admins/mods.

:slight_smile:

I’ve been wondering if the wiki option would solve the 500 limit on Group PM’s. It would seem to also solve the 30 member limit also.

I just don’t know enough at the moment about the wiki thing.

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Thanks Jack - Ok so as it states Lvl 3 (Regular) can rename their own and other (lvl 3 created only?) topics (with exceptions).

Logically as you say recategorizing would refer to moving/rehoming an entire topic in a different forum cat, though for sanities sake I would think/hope this ability be restricted to one’s own topic.

Yep still a bit vague on the wiki thing myself, but perhaps that’s a good thing…

19 For your obedience has become known to all. Therefore I am glad on your behalf; but I want you to be wise in what is good, and simple concerning evil/wikidness

Romans 16:19

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Nice pun

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500 posts/30 members limit is specific to private messages, so if the purpose of the group is to stay private I don’t think a wiki is what you’re looking for.

The purpose of a wiki is to allow edits to a post (usually the first post of a topic) multiple times by multiple users. This could be useful with keeping a member made forum resource list, for example.

We have level 3’s ability to change someone else’s topic category/title turned off right now, so if non-staff members are able to edit still there’s something wonky going on.

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I have a question, I want to post a link On the latest prophecy update, but the link has the letters ( ( N. A. D. ) Without the periods or spaces ) in the Main text of the Url, I got a profanity filter message refusing to let me post and telling me that profanity is not allowed?, The article has nothing to do with profanity- nor have I ever heard of that as a profane term? Nor is ther any way of changing that sites url- So I cant post a perfectly good article because of a bogus rule about profanity That doesnt even apply? The article is reporting the latest medical studies that Show that Vaccinated Individuals 25-44 years old will likely have a 25% greater risk of heart attacks and that there is an enormous risk of a Dengue fever Like Flu For those who had the virus and then got vaccinated afterwards, this condition is now being seen at the University of Michigan ann arbor- how can I publish this link without being censured? I get why you would want to stop trolling and profanity, but it Seems a little over the top for censoring a URL… also why is there no link or email address on this site to report such issues?

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@FIARSTIKX We’ve gone through the profanity list so many times, but it seems that one snuck through. I’ve changed the filter, let me know if you have any further trouble!

And you can post here or send a private message to @moderators any time if you ever have any problems :slight_smile:

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Thank you, I will share it on the latest prophecy updates- I appreciate your help on this!.

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There is indeed a street definition of “nad” (which I won’t repeat here), so that is why it was probably in the language filter as a default at startup of these forums.

QUESTION For you- Should the powers that be ICANN AND IANNA take down this sites URL and users no longer be able to access the site through WWW,JDFARAG.ORG, Is there a usable IP address that we can use to still access the site. for instance, I know that 99.83.190.102 is the ip address that i have found registered to the site, but when i type that into the browser it restricts my access to view the site. I was wondering in case of Overreach - what is a good IP address to use to access the site? I suspect it may not be long before we have to start worrying about these things, and I want to ease my worrying mind now! lol

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@FIARSTIKX I will have to get back to you on this. I just want to make sure I pass along the correct information as I don’t have any involvement in www.jdfarag.org myself right now.

Edit Jan 5: I haven’t forgotten about this, waiting for a meeting with the team and it’s been a busy month for everyone.

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Thanks TWI. That is a great question. Blessings.

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