• How do I delete my profile?

    The short answer is: you can't. However, a community admin can do this for you. You can PM one of the forum moderators, or post a message here in the Community Help forum, and we'll take care of it.   We can do t...
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  • Terms and Conditions

    OFFICIAL TERMS OF USE - AMD Community   Information or opinions contained in any posts are those solely of the user making the post and are in no way validated by, or the opinions of, AMD, including our moderato...
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  • What about privacy? Who can see what about me?

    You control access to your data in your personal profile.   To get there, click the Avatar menu at the top of the page, and choose Edit Profile.   On the profile page, click the Privacy tab, and you'll see...
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  • Reporting SPAM or Abuse

    Code of Conduct No profanity – using wildcards to replace letters in a profane word does not make it acceptable No solicitations – advertising, job offers, free gifts, you get the idea No impersonation ...
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  • Why are my posts or replies moderated?

    Short answer: because we are protecting you from large amounts of spam. The good news is, moderation is temporary and goes away automatically.   Background Spam really does get in the way. The flood of spam can...
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  • Basic Navigation

    In the overall AMD community, we have "communities" and some of those communities have "forums." Don't worry too much about terminology. For example, you can do the same things in a "community" as you can in a "forum....
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  • I'm seeing my real name on posts!

    This is normal behavior, just a quirk of the forum software that occasionally causes confusion.   What you see when you are logged in is not what other people see. When you are logged in, you see your real name...
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  • How do I STOP getting email from a forum?

    When you participate in a forum you can choose to follow it, and in some cases you automatically follow it. Depending on how you have preferences set up, that may mean email notification about activity on a forum. &#...
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  • How can I view topics in a forum as a list?

    First go to your forum and go to the content page. See Basic Navigation to learn how.   On the right side, you can view the content as either a grid or list. Click the List button.   There are multiple f...
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  • How do I start a topic?

    First, go to the forum. (Learn How at this topic: Basic Navigation   Click the Actions menu on the right side of the banner. Then click Discussion.   However, on the Content page in many forums there is ...
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  • How do I see ALL my activity?

    Sometimes you want/need to see just the stuff you have been involved with.   To do this, click your avatar menu in the very top menu. Pick Your Content from the menu.   Then, on the left side of the cont...
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  • How do I see or get to a group I belong to?

    To see them all, go to the Avatar menu. Choose Your Places.   Any group you belong to appears among your places. You can filter to see just places, projects, or groups. Any place you follow (and you automat...
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  • How do I get to a secret forum?

    Wait a minute, you have secret forums? We do. The fact that we have secret forums, not a secret. The forums themselves? Yep, secret.   Secret forums are invitation only. If you are not a member, you won't see it...
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  • How do I control the scope of my search?

    You can search everything, or search in an individual forum. Global search is in the top menu. Local search is usually near the very top of a forum's Overview page. If that forum has subforums, you will search in all ...
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  • How does Search work?

    As you type in a search box, the more you type the more refined the results become.   Search supports words phrases wildcards Boolean searches (AND/OR/NOT)   The results will include content, people, ...
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  • How do I create or see bookmarks?

    You can create bookmarks so you can get back to content easily.   When you are looking at content (a document or discussion), just click Bookmark over on the right.   To get back to your bookmarks, Clic...
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  • How do I see my frequent/recent activity?

    This is actually a neat trick.   Click in the Search box in the top right. Don't type anything, just click to activate the widget.   In a moment your activity appears. You can see Frequently visited, recen...
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  • How do I get email notification of activity?

    Click your Avatar icon near the top right corner and choose Preferences.   On the preferences page you can choose how you get notified. A common solution is to turn on "Everything in my Inbox page." Check out th...
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  • What is a place, a space, or a group?

    We just call them all forums. We use JIVE for our forum infrastructure. It is a bit odd in its terminology sometimes. Don’t worry too much about this.    But to answer the question… A “...
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  • How do I customize my view?

    You can, in effect, build your own home page! This can make navigating to the places you want a lot easier. You can build a dashboard with all the things you really care about in one place. Here’s how.   Cl...
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