The AFIB Report


Lone Atrial Fibrillation Bulletin Board

A bulletin board for sharing personal experiences regarding lone atrial fibrillation


Creating a Profile Anyone can read postings, but you need to register by creating a profile in order to reply to a posting or to make a new posting. To create a profile click on the "Create a Profile" link at the top right hand corner. Once you have created a profile and have received approval as a member of the Bulletin Board you have full access to the Board using your chosen user name and password.

Replying to a posting Click on the posting you wish to respond to and then on the button marked "Reply". Enter your reply, preview it and then click on "Post Message".

Introducing a New Topic Click on "New Topic" at the top left hand corner of the list of postings. Provide an appropriate description of the subject you wish to discuss in the "Subject" box and then enter details in the large box. It is a good idea to click on "Preview" to proof read your message before clicking on "Post Message". If your topic is not directly related to atrial fibrillation please post it in the General Health Forum

Editing your postings You can edit your postings anytime by clicking on the "Edit" link at the bottom of the message area.

Searching the Board You can search for postings by a particular author or relating to a specific subject by clicking on the "Search" button at the upper right hand corner. You can search by author, keyword(s), phrases, individual forums or all forums and by time period.

Private Messages You can send a private message to any registered member of the Board by clicking on the [PM] button next to the member's user name.

RSS Feed The "RSS Feed" feature provides a listing of recent postings in the order they were received. You can subscribe (free) to this service by clicking on the "RSS Feed" button at the top of the page.

NOTE Advertising and postings regarding religion and politics are not allowed and will be deleted.



VERY IMPORTANT MESSAGE

The spammers are now totally overwhelming the Bulletin Boards. To prevent their entry it is now necessary to institute the use of access codes in order to enter the Boards and the Conference Rooms. Hopefully it will not be necessary to change the usernames and passwords , but if a change is necessary you can always find the new access codes here. The code is applicable to all bulletin boards and conference rooms.

CURRENT ACCESS CODE

User Name: afibbers
Password: 2sesame