Q&A Section

Site Advice

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Account holder features:

You may need to be logged-in to your UFFC account in order to access some of the following website pages and/or features.

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User Profile/Account:

How do I access my account & profile?
Once you are logged-in to the site you should be automatically redirected to your profile page. Also you may notice a new menu bar appear right at the top of the page, or in the right-hand panel of your profile page which contains links to all the features your member status will allow you to access.

How do I delete my account?
Once logged in click on your name (top sidebar, right) to go to your profile. Click ‘Settings’ in the menu. On the next page you see look for the ‘General Settings’ area and click ‘Delete Account’ in the menu area. Please Note: This action may also unsubscribe you from our other social networks (Facebook, Twitter etc).

What size images should I use for my profile and groups?
Your main image (or Avatar) should be resized to 180×180 dimensions for best results. Images larger than this can be cropped but you may lose parts of the image. Images smaller than 180×180 will leave empty space in the main image area.

If you already use social networks such as , Bebo or ; you’ll be familiar with some of the features on your profile page. If not, the features are very simple to use. You can always if you really get stuck.

Contributors/Publishers:

How do I get ‘Contributor/Publisher’ access?
Contributor/Publisher access is granted at the discretion of the website moderators. If granted, your account level is upgraded to a ‘Contributor’ or higher. This gives access to certain member-only features and pages. See details here >

How do I access my dashboard?
Go to the main controls dashboard of your Contributor/Publisher account (Member access login is required): See the UFFC profile page sample here >

How do I add an article?
You will need to go to the ‘Submit an Article‘ page (Contributor/Publisher access login is required). The editing panel has many icons you will be familiar with in Microsoft Word or similar.

How do I add images to my article?
In the the ‘Submit an Article‘ page click the ‘Visual Editor’ tab in the editing panel. A new panel opens. Look for the tiny tree icon to add an image. We may add an appropriate image if you don’t add one. You will need Contributor/Publisher access to use this facility.

How do I add videos to my article?
In the the ‘Submit an Article‘ page click the ‘Visual Editor’ tab in the editing panel. A new panel opens. Just click on the film-reel icon to add a video. You will need Contributor/Publisher access to use this facility.

How do I add links to the directory for external websites?
You can add links to websites via the ’Profile Page’ or any of the ‘Groups’. Just click on the chain-link image in the main section near the top of the page and follow the simple instructions. These links should be to websites, articles, video and other media only. Inappropriate material will be removed.

Alternatively, go to the community ‘Links‘ page and submit to the shared library.

General Features:

Important Note: You do not need ‘Contributor/Publisher’ status to access the options below, however you will need to register as a UFFC member to use interactive options.

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How do I invite friends?
You can now quickly invite your friends to UFFC/Groups even if they are not already members of the site. Visit your profile and click on the links for ‘Send Invites’ – Let’s make some noise!

How do I add images to my profile album?
Visit your profile and click on the ‘Album’ tab in the right-hand menu. Follow the instructions and you’re done!  Note: Images can only be added one at a time. We’re working on it…

How do I embed/add videos to share on my profile?
You can add videos via the ’Profile Page’ or any of the ‘Groups’. Just click on the film-reel image in the main section near the top of the page and follow the simple instructions. These links should be to video and other visual media only. Inappropriate material will be removed.

How do I add links to external websites to share on my profile?
You can post links from your profile page simply by placing a brief introduction and URL link in the ‘Activity/What’s New’ field, and click on ‘Post Update’. Alternatively, clink on the ‘Links’ tab and follow the simple guidance.

How do I add a group?  Currently Unavailable
Follow the ‘Community’ > ‘Groups’ > pathway in the site menu then click on the ‘Create a Group’ tab in the ‘Groups Directory’. Just follow the simple instructions and your group will be set up in no time!

How do I add a group discussion forum?
Follow the ‘Community’ > ‘Forums’ > pathway in the site menu then click on the ‘New Topic’ tab in the ‘Group Forums Directory’. Just follow the simple instructions or make comments in any existing forums. It’s a breeze!

Notices:

More topics will be added in due course. You can feel free to request help from our volunteer team >

We’ll be adding other interactive news posting and complimentary features as the site develops.

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For Terms & Conditions:
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