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Site Maintenance: Full Discourse update

From time to time, and at least once every 90 days, makerforums is not available for several minutes while we do a normal maintenance task. If you are ever trying to reach makerforums and it doesn’t respond, it should n…

2 December 9, 2019
Advanced User Tutorial

So apparently there is an advanced user tutorial run by Discobot. Just ran through it and picked up lots of great tips. Click on @discobot, select “Message” to start a new message and say “@discobot start advanced us…

16 June 26, 2019
Discourse New User Guide

Here is the Discourse Forums basic new user guide. It provides some of the same info as the Discobot tutorials but also some info not covered by the tutorials.

2 February 18, 2019
Getting Started

Welcome all! If you are new to Makerforums, let us help you get started: Discobot — After you register, please read the message from Discobot. It provides a quick, helpful tutorial on how to use this site. Plus, you …

3 March 2, 2019
Were you affected by Makerforums maintenance? 2 November 7, 2019
Site Maintenance: Migration Complete 8 November 3, 2019
Join us at MakerForums Slack 4 November 2, 2019
Creating a new category for HalfNormal's link collection 13 October 4, 2019
Is Discourse telling you to come back in 20 hours? 1 September 4, 2019
Broken images recently? 5 July 25, 2019
Likes and the Like 4 July 4, 2019
Try out emoji reaction plugin! 6 June 10, 2019
Please use Google login once 12 June 3, 2019
Email temporarily not working for Hotmail address 7 May 8, 2019
Email and notification delivery are no longer delayed 4 April 26, 2019
Site Updates: See solutions, topic tooltips, observe online 1 April 22, 2019
Why outgoing email is sometimes disabled 22 April 21, 2019
Notifications from "system" 2 April 10, 2019
New Email Based Features 3 April 5, 2019
Uploading BMP files 1 April 4, 2019
3d gloop 6 April 3, 2019
Long-form content welcome here! 1 April 1, 2019
Nominate G+ maker communities 75 April 1, 2019
RSS feeds available 5 April 1, 2019
Another Google+ data update finished 3 April 9, 2019
Came from G+ but it was a Brand Account 4 March 29, 2019
Google plus migration 2 March 26, 2019
Fun Category 13 March 17, 2019
How do I merge accounts or transfer posts? I have 2 accounts now 25 March 17, 2019
Google authentication working again 13 March 15, 2019