THE ADMINISTRATORS AND MODERATORS OF NIKNON.COM RESERVE THE RIGHT TO MOVE,
REMOVE, EDIT, CLOSE POSTS OR BAN MEMBERS (HAVE POSTING PRIVILEGES REVOKED) WHO
PRIOR WARNING OR EXPLANATION.
By using this Site, you acknowledge that all content, whether publicly posted or
privately transmitted, is the sole responsibility of the person from which such
content originated and neither are we legally responsible for any content on
The General Posting Rules are:
Flaming/Trolling - Any content that is unlawful, harmful, harassing,
threatening, defamatory, vulgar, hateful or distasteful in nature are
prohibited. Swearing is prohibited as we have a wide age range. This site
employs a profanity filter. Please use appropriate language. Continued threats
against a member, moderator or administrator will NOT be tolerated. If you
disagree with another member, respond to the subject, not the person as the
Internet has made it easy to make personal attacks, you must still exercise
courtesy and self-restraint here. Please use the PM (Private Messaging) system
to resolve personal issues.
Advertising/Spamming - Any form of advertising or soliciting members or
commerical website linking, whether publicly posted (including signatures) or
sent privately (including email or PM) is strictly prohibited. This also
includes, but is not limited to advertising with the intent to 'help people', or
to provide 'free' products or services, or links containing a referral or
affiliate ID. While the forum is free for you to use, it is costly and time
consuming for us to run so spam makes it harder to fund the forums. If you wish
to advertise please use our contact form first. - leave the last line? Link to
the HF contact form or one for this site?
Software piracy - Any content containing registration key/serial numbers,
cracks, warez or direct links relating to pirated software that violate
copyright laws will automatically be removed as well as requests and offers for
Adult/Explicit/Objectionable content - As the forum is intended for a
wide age group, anything including pictures or links to pornographic content is
stricly prohibited. This also pertains to images shared.
Off topic posts - Please keep posts relevant to the particular forum
title. It's natural for posts to become off topic but a great disruption of the
flow of conversation will be moved to the Lounge at our discretion. -possibly
need to be edited to reflect the name of the lounge forum
Cross/Double posting - Please post to the MOST relevant forum. Double or
cross forum posting or other attempts at flooding the forum with posts will be
Bumping - This refers to posting with the deliberate intention to either
pad your post count or to keep a thread 'hot' so it appears at the top of the
forum. These type of posts can be described as useless information, gibberish,
redundant or one-liners. Please try our search tools to see if there has already
been a similar discussion first.
Multiple identities - Only one username or account is allowed per forum
member. If you have forgotten your log in information, do not create a new
account, please contact us. -contact form?
Languages - All public content, including but not limited to titles,
signatures or attachments MUST be in the English language.
Group Buys - No posting about group buys - if you are thinking about
posting a group buy please run it by me first.
More rules - In addition to the rules posted here, members are required
to abide to any individual forum rules which may be posted at the top of
specific forums in the form of 'stickys' or 'announcements'.
» What if I see something on the forums that violates a rule?
There is a "Report bad post" button on the bottom left side of each post or you
can send a PM to a moderator in the Forum Leaders list.
» What if I've been banned?
Please keep in mind that as a busy forum we will not further debate your ban. If
we suspect that you have signed up with a new username, those will also be
banned. However, if you have mistakenly been banned (through no fault of your
own) we apologize and will investigate the matter.
» What if I don't understand a rule or not sure if I can post something?
We will not take ignorance of any rules or policies as an excuse for not
following them. Please contact us first if you are unsure if the information you
wish to post may conflict with our rules or policies.
»Account removal policy:
It is our policy that user accounts will not be deleted. If you have privacy
concerns please choose a different username from the one you'd normally use and
try not to post anything. Please note that this is done to ensure the continuity
of the forums.
Last updated: November 25, 2007.