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Senior Member
I am new and I don't understand a few things.

First, I see a "Friends" tab in my profile. Can you have friends, as in Facebook, or is it something different.

Second, What do the little green squares below the new member square symbolize?

Thank you!



Staff member
You can have friends. You can send a friend request to anyone on the site. You will also receive friend requests.

Just click on a name and in the box that pops up select add as a contact.

These links might help you understand the Green reputation icons.


We are getting ready to move this forum to a new software May 1, so it will be different after we move. We will have amember guide to help navigate the new system.