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  1. SynoMan

    Guide How to use CODE or ICODE to post codes?

    CODE tag It is desirable to use the CODE tag to publish the codes (i.e. docker-compose in YAML). It displays text in one of several programming languages, highlighting the syntax where possible. In the text editor search for this button (or type ...): Click on it and a pop-up will open...
  2. SynoMan

    Guide Profile posts - what are they and what to post?

    Every member has their own profile page on the forum. You can access it from the account drop-down menu or by hovering your avatar and click on the View profile link. Profile posts are not meant for support, but for self-expression and topics that may not quite fit into forum posts. Or just...
  3. SynoMan

    Guide Use the right thread type when posting a thread

    When posting a new thread, you have the ability to choose the thread type: Make sure, you use the right type (although a moderator can later change it) for your content: Discussion Question Article Poll For instance, if you have a question or need help with some issue, choose the questin...
  4. SynoMan

    Guide Filter threads by type

    To filter threads by type in certain forum check here: Thread types that are available (but not in all forums enabled): discussion, question, article, poll
  5. SynoMan

    Guide Upvote and mark as solution

    In question threads, you'll see this below posts: If you are a thread starter, you'll see this: That arrow is an upvote function. So, you can still give a reaction to a post with a like, but you can also upvote it. What is the difference? I would say, if you find the post useful, just...
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    Guide What's New Digest - daily, weekly or monthly emails with a list of top new threads and top updated threads

    You can subscribe to daily, weekly or monthly emails with a list of top new threads and top updated threads. How to subscribe? on the registration form: check Receive news and updates from us by email when registering, and you will be subscribed to a default weekly email digest: check...
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    Guide Change time and date format

    You can change the time and date format easily by clicking on the link below in the footer: The pop-up window shows up. Choose the desired format. *by default it is set to 24-hour format
  8. SynoMan

    Guide Forum RSS feeds

    If you like RSS protocol then you might like RSS feeds from our forum. For global RSS feeds click the footer link in the bottom right corner: For a single forum RSS feed click on the RSS icon on the forum list: ... or on the forum view like here:
  9. SynoMan

    Guide Ignore user

    If you want to ignore a certain user (hide his posts and activity) you can do it like this: *note: staff members can't be ignored visit his profile and click on the Ignore button: OR hover over username or avatar and click the Ignore button: How can I unignore user? Just go to...
  10. SynoMan

    Guide Switch between light and dark mode

    You can easily switch between light and dark mode on SynoForum.com on the right side in navigation: ... or on mobile: *NOTE: If you don't see the icon first change the style from style chooser in the bottom left corner:
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