This Page contains useful information on how to use the website.
(you need to be signed in too view page.)
Hints Trips and Common issues;
If you have just joined the association you can sign up to the website.
Click Log in then Sign Up to create a userid/account.
(Note : The class uses Webcollect to administer Class Association memberships,
most , class members will have a Webcollect account. Webcollect and The Class Website are not
connected. If you want full access to the website and wish to Sign up to the site you will have to
do this manually, ie Click Log in then Sign up , takes less than 1 min)
Getting too many emails
You can control what emails you receive from the site by adjusting your account settings.
Logon, goto profile, then settings and adjust what you want to receive.
To stop the Wix marketing emails go into one of the emails and click 'If you wish to unsubscribe click here.'
A small number of people are trying to login without setting up an account.
If when logging on you get a message something like email not recognised or account does not exist or an site error please ensure you have created an account. Sign up via the Log In button on the top right of the screen and click 'Sign up'.
Note This a completely new Website, sign in details from the old site will not work.
How to post on the Forum (Including adding a For Sale item)
How to use the site for general site member;
How to Create a new Post in the Forum section.
The forum has serval categories which can be expanded as required. There is a ‘For Sale’ section to sell your boats and kit.
To Create a post;
1)Logon to the website, Click the logon button on the top right of the screen.
2)Once signed in navigate to the Forum section by clicking on ‘Forum’ in the main menu.
3))Click ‘Create new Post’ button about 1/3rd the way down on the right site of the screen.
This will give you a screen where you type your post, you can add Photos etc by clicking the icons.
4)Click ‘Select a Categories’ to add a Category (its important to do this so the Post is displayed in the correct part of the Forum).
Then click ‘Publish’ in the bottom right of the screen.
Thats it, all done.
You can follow Categories to get updates on when people post new items or add comments.
User profile settings.
Once signed in you can tailor your user setting, things like adding a profile photo and changing the emails notifications you receive from the site.
To view and change these setting click on the user icon in the top right of the screen.
You get two options, Profile and Account, go into these and choose ‘settings’ then choose what information you wish to receive. There are many options eg Get a Daily or Weekly summary of action in the forum. You can receive as much or as little was you wish.
News (Blog) Posts
News or Blog post will be created by the Area Reps and Committee members, it is hoped this along with the Forum will be the most active area of the site. News post will update people on events, results etc.