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Welcome to the DIY Audio Projects Forum
. If you are new here, you will need to first register
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Once you have registered, you will get an email with an activation link. Read the instructions in that email and click on the activation link in order to activate your account. Be sure to check in your spam folder for the activation email as it often ends up there. Once you have activated your account you may login to the forum.New members
should start off by adding their geographic Location to their profile
. All profile information is optional, but we suggest that as a minimum you indicate the country that you are in as it will allow us to give you geographically relevant answers to your questions about parts and kits. New members
should also take a some time to introduce themselves with a quick message in the Introductions thread
. Please note that new members are under moderation
. This means that your first few posts will not show up until they have been approved by a moderator. New user moderation is unfortunately necessary to prevent spam.Getting Started
: I'm sure you are eager to get started. Before you do so, we ask that you please read and obey the few Forum Rules
that we have. The forum rules are shown below. Below the forum rules is the Forum FAQ
to help you with posting messages and attachements.
Welcome to the forum! Forum RULES
Forum FAQ I just posted a message on the forum, but it did not show up?
- Do not ask about wiring / electronics which are unsafe or violate electrical codes;
- No personal attacks, insults or harassment (this will not be tolerated at all);
- No swearing or foul language (foul language is filtered by the forum software);
- No political or religious talk (this only leads to arguments and is not relevant to DIY Audio);
- No blatant advertising of products (offending posts will be removed);
- See the Selling and Group buy Rules if you would like to sell or advertise your items through the forum.
- Please try and keep threads on-topic.
All new members are under moderation for their first few posts. This helps us keep spam off the forums. Your message will show up once it has been approved by a moderator. How do I post a link to a website?
See this post: How do I post a link to a website? How do I attach a photograph or a file?
Watch this 30 second video on how to add a file attachment to your messages
. My file upload failed?
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