• How do I connect with someone?

    Hover over a name, and then click Follow. The person you want to follow must accept your request. Once you are following, you can Share content with them. See How do I share stuff?  
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  • How do I send a private message to a community member?

    Usually you're in a thread, you see someone's name. Just hover over the name, and you can click Message. Your message will appear in their InBox.  
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  • How do I insert a picture, link, or attach a file?

    Once you start a topic, you'll see the window for creating the topic. Decide if it's a question or discussion, give it a title, and have fun.  
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  • Why mark correct and helpful answers?

    As you know, a topic can have a lot of back and forth before the right answer appears. Finding an answer can be a real challenge.   To mark an answer as correct or helpful, just click the button on the post. Onl...
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  • How do I set my photo or avatar?

    Adding or Changing Your Photo or Avatar Your photo is a great way for people to "meet" and recognize you in person. Your avatar lets community members quickly associate your comments and status updates with a simple ...
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  • How do I set up and edit my profile?

    Setting Up and Editing Your Profile Ensuring that your profile is accurate is the first step to participating in the community.   Your user profile provides community members an easy way to learn about your exp...
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  • How do I share stuff?

    Sharing essentially means alerting someone to something in the community you want them to see. Maybe you know someone has a problem, and you found the answer, so you want to share it. Sharing only works if you care co...
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  • How do I hide (or show) the social media widget?

    The social media widget lets you share content from the AMD community on other social sites, like Google+, Twitter, and Facebook.   However, sometimes it blocks content, like this. If you hover over the widge...
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  • What happens if I accept a connection?

    If someone asks to follow you, you will get an alert in your Inbox like this.   If you accept the connection, that person can share content with you (Hey, take a look at...)   They will also get access to ...
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  • How do I find an answer?

    You search.   All the search boxes are "type ahead." It may take a second or two to get started, but once it gets started the search results refine as you type.   On the Overview page for most forums is a s...
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  • I'm looking at a topic. How do I get back to the forum content?

    We assume you started in a particular forum, had a list of topics for that forum, and clicked to go to one of the topics. How do you get back?   You can always use the browser's Back button. Within the community...
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