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  1. LisaB

    Understanding Media and Galleries

    We have two main categories of images that are displayed here: images YOU upload into your albums and forum posts images WE select to feature in our site albums and within our navigation As a Member you get 100 MB of storage space for your images. You can choose to manage your space by using...
  2. Alisa

    Where is the TOS (Terms of Service)?

    Terms of Service Here at HiveWire 3D we operate based on five guiding principles: We Create, We Collaborate, We Communicate, We Commit, We Care. These guiding principles set the tone for the environment that we want to foster within our website. As a visitor to HiveWire 3D, it is your...
  3. Darryl

    Editing media thumbnails

    I wonder if there is a way to control what part of the image is displayed as a thumbnail when adding them to my media albums? Some images look rather goofy when the top and bottom is cut off.
  4. Lyne

    Starting a Private Conversation...

    I'm STILL learning the forum functions... I kept looking all over for how to start one with a specific person... then just clicked on START A NEW CONVERSATION...and as I typed in part of a member's name, I got the little pop up with the name- so I could "select it"!! Just like when I do an @...
  5. Alisa

    Can I use the HW logo on my Products? Renders? Etc?

    If you want to use the HiveWire Logo in ANY way, you must contact Chris or Lisa and obtain permission from them. There may be situations like some HW sponsored contests where the logo may be used, but if so, that will be clearly stated in the rules. Thanks!
  6. Stezza

    How to... get my signature to show

    I have added info for my signature in my Profile but it doesn't show in my posts.. Have signatures been de-activated? or have I missed something? thanks :rolleyes:
  7. LisaB

    Member Privileges, Storage Space, Image Sizes

    Here is an overview of Member Privileges. If you have created an account you are a Member with access to the following: General Forum can view member lists, profiles can mention @user x3 per message can create new content tags can create and edit signature can view, create, comment and edit...
  8. Alisa

    Help!!! How do I????

    Post in this thread if you can't figure out how to do something in the forums. We'll help you with it if at all possible or link you to something that can, and if needed, we'll create a new thread showing how to do what you're asking :)
  9. Alisa

    How to Change Styles (themes)

    You can choose/change the style (look) of the forum in several ways 1-Click on your name in the top right corner of the forum pages and choose PREFERENCES At the top, pick the style you want 2-At the bottom left of all forum pages, it will indicate the name of the style you currently are using...
  10. Alisa

    How to choose the way you get notifications

    You can choose to automatically watch threads (ones you start or reply to), media, albums, categories, etc. AND whether to get email notifications about them. Click on your name in the top right corner of the forum pages and choose PREFERENCES The options will be there for you to choose. I...
  11. Alisa

    How to use Alerts

    Alerts show up on your forum pages. They can be accessed by clicking on "Alerts" at the top right of the forum pages. You can not delete them...they will automatically disappear about 24 hours after you first check them. You can choose to get alerts or not get them for all sorts of things...
  12. Alisa

    How to Add or Change your Avatar

    Be sure to give yourself an avatar. Your avatar is your "face" in the community. And this IS a community. Additionally, this forum uses those avatars in unique and helpful ways. When you are in a forum section, it shows who started a thread and whether you've replied to it with their...
  13. Alisa

    How to Create and Use Bookmarks

    You can create bookmarks for things you want to keep a record of to access later. Here's how:
  14. Alisa

    How To Add Inline Images To The Forum

    There are numerous ways to add inline images in this forum. This thread will show you how!
  15. Miss B

    How to Create an Album

    I still can't figure out how to create an album. I can't find a button in the gallery to do that.
  16. Seliah (Childe of Fyre)

    How to Use Multi-Quote

    Regarding the multi-quote. Love this feature. Here's how I found it to work for quoting more than one message in your response : 1. Click the quote button on the person's message that you want to quote. 2. Click the quote button again on the next message that you want to quote. Do this for...
  17. Miss B

    How to Stop Receiving Email Notifications in threads you are subscribed to

    In order to stop receiving email notifications of every post on threads you are currently watching, click on your name in the top right corner to go to your Account page, and do the following: 1) Click on the Watched Threads in the left column 2) Click on Show All Watched Threads link 3) Select...