Board rules

These rules are disclosed to clarify the various responsibilities of all community members here on JRSA's Online Communities. They shall be adhered to by everyone to ensure that our board runs smoothly and provides a fun and productive experience for all of our community members and visitors.

  1. Members should post in a way that is respectful of other users. #
  2. Members are asked to respect the copyright of other users, sites, media, etc. #
  3. Members are asked only to post in English, as this is an English speaking community. Localized support is available at the international support sites #
  4. Posts are to be made in the relevant forum. Users are asked to read the forum descriptions before posting. #
  5. The JRSA Committee Forums are restricted to JRSA committee members and are intended to facilitate discussions pertaining to the association. Members who are not already on a committee and would like to serve on one, please use the contact us link that is located at the bottom of every page to send us an email. Please remember to indicate your committee preference. #
  6. The Communities of Practice forums are open to all registered users. If you would like to request additional communities, please use the contact us link to submit your request. #
  7. Members should post in a way which is consistent with "normal writing". That is users should not post excessive numbers of emoticons, large, small or colored text, etc. Similarly users should not SHOUT or use excessive punctuation (e.g. ! and ?) in topic titles or posts. #
  8. Members should use an appropriate, descriptive subject when posting a new topic. Examples of bad subjects include; "Help me!", "I'm stuck!", "I've got an error!", etc. Examples of good subjects include; "Getting an TABLE FULL error upon login", "Cannot restore a backup", etc. #
  9. Spam is not tolerated here under any circumstance. Users posting spam will be warned and their post removed. #
  10. Violations of these rules may result in the user being banned. #