Frequently Asked Questions

How do I login to my forums control panel?
Go to your forum at yourforum.freeforums.xxx (replace yourforum with the name you used when joining.
Find the login link on your forum and click it and login using your username and password.
Next scroll to the bottom of the screen and find the link labeled "Administration Control Panel" and click it.
Login using the same username and password as above and you will be taken into the Control panel.

How do I change my forums style?

From inside the control panel click on the Styles Tab.
Choose a style to install and click on "Install".
Click the radio button "Make Default Style" then click "Submit".
Next click on Board Index in the upper right corner of the control panel to see your forum with the new style installed.

How do I force everyone on my forum to use the style I choose?

First make sure the style is installed then click on the "General Tab".
Find the link to Board Settings in the left column and click the link.
Scroll down until you see "Default Style" in the center of the screen.
Use the drop down box to pick the style you want everyone to use.
Check "Yes" on the radio button next to "Override User Style" to force everyone to use your selected style.
Click "Submit" to complete the process.

How do I upload a custom Logo to my forum?

Click on the "General Tab".
Find the link to Board Settings in the left column and click the link.
Scroll down until you see "Default Style" in the center of the screen.
Take note of what style you are currently using, write it down.
Next click on the "Styles Tab" then click on "Imagesets" in the left column.
Now click on "Edit" next to the style you are currently using, the one you wrote down.
Look at the middle of the screen and you will see a button labeled "Choose File".
Clicking this button will open your computer's file manager and allow you to select and
upload a image to be used as your forums logo.
After you upload a logo refresh your forum page to see the changes.