This guide is for newbies whom have recently joined and other members aswell who don't know how to use some of the tools. I've posted the most important ones, if there's a really good one that I've missed, please let me know.
Big credit goes to @Mike
for this guide.
He actually gave it to me. o:
What are these icons for?
"Thanks", used for post that you or others may find helpful.
Used to give other user reputation points. People use them to reward rep to people whom do helpful things, as in guides, Price Check, Homework, Programs, etc...
Used for Reporting a post that is against the rules or inappropriate for the site.
Somebody getting on your nerves and you just want to ignore them?
How to ignore people:
How to Ignore Annoying Members
How do you get more userbars/ranks & rep points?
Guide to clraik Userbars/Ranks
GUIDE How To Get Rep Points
What are these for?
Used to check out Members' look up and more info about them.
Used to send users Private Messages.
Used for requesting users as a friend.
Shows all of the past posts by the user.
Lets you send an email to that user(Not available on all Users, it's the User's choice)
What are these for?
"Downloads" it's where you can download the programs currently released on clraik.
"clraik Arcade" it's where you can enjoy some games and take place in tournaments.
"Notifications" it lets you know when there's some one who sent you a PM, Tagged you, Mentioned you, gave you Reputation, etc.
"Settings" that's where you can check your reputation points (start off with 10 rep), clraik Referrals, edit your profile, signature, account settings, and various other things.
How do I change skins?
Scroll all the way down at the bottom of the page it should show:
Then just choose the color/style you'd like.
What are these for?
Where you edit all your user information (as Birthday, Privacy, Gender, Tell us a bit about your self, and others).
Upload/Change your profile pictures.
Upload/Change your avatar.
Edit your signature. (adding info, gifs, images, etc.)
Edit your Privacy Settings.
Where you can change your Email and Password information.
Edit some of your Preferences.
Where you get to choose the group you're in.
Where you can add people to your "Ignore User List".
Shows all your friends and allows you to manage them.
How do I clear my inbox?
Click on the box to check all of the PMs in your inbox
Choose the option that you'd like.
When Chosen, click "Proceed..."
Where can I find the rules?
clraik Official Rules
And if you break any of the rules...
This will be you:
What are these things on look ups for?
"Feedback Score" That's where you rate your trading experience with the user in the past, known as "iTrader"
"Visitor Messages" That's where users that visit your look up post stuff as in "Your inbox is full" or "Hey!" stuff like that.
"About Me" That's where people write a bit of an introduction about themselves.
"Friends" The name says it, it's all of the user's friends.
"Thread Tags" Threads you've been tagged in.
"Mentions" Shows recent places where people have mentioned you.
"Quotes" Shows recent places users have quoted you at.
"Arcade Statistics" Shows high scores made by the user on the Arcade games and info of recent plays.
"Customize my Profile" You may change the background, colours, etc.
How do I get someone's attention to come to my thread?
Add @ in front of the username of the person you need to come over to your thread.
How do I close my own thread?
Go to your thread, there will have a tool bar:
Click on "Administrative"
Then click "Proceed..."
Remember, only VIP members can do this!
How do I rate someone's thread?
Go to the thread, there will have a tool bar:
Choose the rating.
Then click "Vote Now"
Who's got the most Rep, Posts, Thanked, etc...?
Click on the drop down thingy, and choose your option.
Oops! I've misspelled something! How do I edit?
Then you may edit your post.
You can't delete it though, only Mods and Admins can.
You can't you'll have to PM one of our Mods, Admins or Super Mods to change it for you.
I was scammed! What do I do?
Please don't post it publicly, please post a thread HERE
with all of the proof you have.
I'm having some problems with some user... (as in attempt to scam, harassment, etc.)
If that's you, please PM a Mod, Admin, or Super Mod ASAP.
How can I stay safe while trading?
You can PM an Official Middleman.
They can be found HERE
Who are the Moderators, Super Moderators, and Admins of this Forum?
If I've missed something, please let me know! I don't know where this goes, so I'll Post it here.
Feel free to move it to the most suited section.