When a user wishes to join Edutainment forum, they should register an account. This will enable them to maintain a consistent identity while posting and keep track of what they have read, no matter where they are working from or what computer they are using. They will be able to fill out a personal Profile and use the built-in Personal Message system. They will also be able to subscribe to e-mail notifications, monitor their forum activity and more.
When and How to Register
A guest should register when they wish to participate in forum discussions, visit a forum frequently, and access members-only areas and benefits.A guest is any person or web spider that is not logged into the forum. Once a person registers they become a member, although they will still show up as a guest until they log in.Members may have access to profile and notification options that are unavailable to guests. Members can also be placed in membergroups, made moderators or administrators, given special permissions and access to members-only areas. Being able to send personal messages, receive forum emails, and post new polls and topics are some additional benefits that may be available to members of the forum.A guest may register at any time by simply selecting the register option from the main menu.
The Registration Screen
It is required for a guest to accept a registration agreement before the registration process can begin. By checking the option I Agree, a guest consents to comply with the agreement throughout the duration of their membership. Upon arrival at the registration screen, a guest is requested to enter a username and a valid email address. Failure to use a valid email address may hinder registration and may not be able to recover membership if password is lost.A form of visual verification is present in order to confirm that a guest is actually a person and not a bot. Once a guest completes the registration form, there are three possibilities for what is displayed next based on how the forum is configured.
Login - Registration is immediate, the new member will be automatically logged in after completing the registration form.
Activating a New Account
Your account is activated, the moment you register. Your email id is required in case you forget your password.