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If you go to your name in the upper right next to "Sign Out" and select "My Settings" by clicking on your name, you can adjust your basic forum settings and information. Be sure and set your time zone!

If you put something in the Location box it displays in your posts under your avatar/picture. In the past the Interests box only showed if people looked at your profile. I have made that also display under the avatar/picture. See my examples to the left.

I also added a new field "Gear Used" where you can list your favorite detectors, dredge, ATV, whatever. This also will end up displaying under the avatar/picture.

All this stuff is totally optional and honor system obviously.

In the left column is the "Signature" option which is where people create those signature lines you see under all their posts. You can get pretty creative there as an alternative to these simple options.

Any comments of other suggestions please let me know.

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 Gold Prospecting and Metal Detecting for Gold

Your picture on the main website, what are you holding? is that the best you can do?

 

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This is my interpretation the way it should look.

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LOL  Ivan

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Freshly dug Australian nugget. Photo by Jonathan Porter.

 

Can't get much better than that!

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