Section A - DISCLAIMER
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Section A.1 - NOTICE
The Staff of this forum takes no responsibility or liability for anything that happens as a result of reading and/or downloading anything from this forum.
Section I - GENERAL POLITENESS
Section I.1 - A "Thank You" if a post has been helpful to you.
Section I.2 - Your opinion, except for non-tolerated behavior.
Section I.3 - Being an active poster, not just a leecher.
Section I.4 - Posting in the correct forums.
Section I.5 - Political or religious debates are not allowed. Including conspiracy theories, plots, assassination plans etc...
Section I.6 - Racist Talks or Negative Ideas towards a group are not allowed.
Section I.7 - Helping out others, especially new members.
Section I.8 - Using the Search function before making a post to ensure there are no duplicate posts.
Section I.9 - Respect decisions of the Staff, as they are usually final.
Section I.10 - If you have a problem with another member of this community, use the Personal Message (PM) button to tell a Administrator, Super Moderators, Moderators about the situation and we will try to solve it.
Section I.11 - No advertising allowed unless with staff permission, this also includes hosting and other product offers.
Section I.12 - CompTech Speaks Staff does not tolerate any form of direct or indirect advertising, solicitation, or recruiting. (Private Messaging and Emailing members for personal needs included in this clause.)
Section II - AVATAR LIMITS
Section II.1 - Its size cannot be greater than 150x150 pixels (height x width).
Section II.2 - It shouldn't be offensive in any way.
Section II.3 - Maximum size is 300kb (jpeg/gif).
Section II.4 - Obscene pictures are not allowed.
Section III - SIGNATURE LIMITS
Section III.1 - Maximum Number of Lines: 5
Section III.2 - Maximum Font Size: 2
Section III.3 - Image placed in the signature cannot be bigger than 200x550 pixels (height x width) and 350KB (whichever is smaller).
Section III.4 - Images placed in the signature cannot be offensive in any way.
Section III.5 - One image can be used in the signature.
Section III.6 - Advertising wares-related forums in the signature is strongly prohibited (will resolve in a signature deletion).
Section III.7 - A signature cannot contain any links to a Blog or Forum.
Section III.8 - Obscene pictures are not allowed.
Section IV - GENERAL POSTING RULES
Section IV.1 - Before making a post use the SEARCH function.
Section IV.2 - Don't use CAPS in your post, it could look offensive.
Section IV.3 - Use [code] tag in posting links.
Section IV.4 - Add your links to existing topics (if there are any).
Section IV.5 - Information is crucial so always add it to Your post (screen shots, if available, as well).
Section IV.6 - If You want to add a reply to Your topic, please use the EDIT button if possible instead of making double-posts.
Section IV.7 - Do not Flood our board.
Section IV.8 - Do not bump old threads just to say the links are dead or to ask for a Re-upload. Use the appropriate REQUEST section instead.
Section IV.9 - Do not post links to any Forums/Sites as Advertisement.
Section IV.10 - If a post requires a fix (crack, key generator, patch links or serial numbers) to make it work, also include them in your post.
Section V - NON-MUSIC SECTION POSTING RULES
Section V.1 - Do not post hacking utilities, flooders, email harvesters/spam tools, virus development tools/tutorials.
Section V.2 - Do not post TRIAL versions as they are easy to find.
Section V.3 - No trading! This is not a trade wares site. Wares is free and will remain free.
Section V.4 - Check fix-links (viruses, worms, Trojans and browser hijackers) before posting.
Section V.5 - Always add a VALID link and a fix (if one exists).
Section V.6 - Test the link before posting it.
Section V.7 - Please follow Title Format for our Non-Music Section located in its respective forum. (Posted in Sticky).
Section VI - MUSIC SECTION POSTING RULES
Section VI.1 - Link Stealing is strictly prohibited. If original uploader was not given credit.
Section VI.2 - Pinoy Underground Staff respect uploaders who put passwords in their post provided that they will be responsible enough to respond to all password requests.
Section VI.3 - Please follow Title Format for our Music Section located in its respective threads (Posted in Sticky).
Section VII - PORN SECTION POSTING RULES
Section VII.1 - Child Pornography
Section VII.2 - Rape Themes
Section VII.3 - Pregnant
Section VII.4 - Elders
Section VII.5 - Torture
Section VII.6 - Gay | Men to Men Themes
Section VII.7 - No Bestiality [Sex with Animals]
Section VIII - SHOUTBOX RULES
Section VIII.1 - Filipino and English are the only language allowed.
Section VIII.2 - Be "polite" at all times.
Section VIII.3 - No Ads and Links of Referrals and Site Invitations.
Section VIII.4 - No Flooding. Maximum of TWO consecutive shouts depending on the importance of the message being delivered.
Section VIII.5 - Newbies tend to go straight to our Shoutbox upon registration, give priority to them for enlightenment.
Section VIII.6 - All capital letters are prohibited, unless you really wanted to be noticed. *
Section VIII.7 - Posting of obscene pictures is a big "NO".
Section VIII.8 - In some cases, we allow pictures of members to be posted in our Shoutbox provided that it is their own. **
Section VIII.9 - Asking of passwords and Requests will not be entertained in our Shoutbox. We have a Request Thread for all your needs.
Section VIII.10 - Saying Badwords, Flaming, Cursing and Boasting is not the purpose of our Shoutbox.
Section VIII.11 - Pinoy Underground Staff are always monitoring all conversations logs within 24 hours. So be careful!!!
Section IX - ALLOWED REQUESTS
Section IX.1 - Take your time to and use the SEARCH function to see whether a similar request has already been made.
Section IX.2 - Request should be made in the appropriate sections.
Section IX.3 - Don't make requests in topics! We have a request section.
Section IX.4 - Do not request stuff that is out of this planet (Quake 6, UT 2010 etc...)
Section IX.5 - Do not request hacking utilities, flooders, email harvesters/spam tools, virus development tools/tutorials.
Section IX.6 - Be precise when requesting: write EXACTLY what you are searching for.
Section IX.7 - Do not bump a request if nobody replied to your question. You have to wait at least 3 days until you bump your request.
Section IX.8 - When a request is fulfilled please take Your time to PM a moderator to close the topic.
Section IX.9 - Do say "Thank You" to those, who have helped you.
Section IX.10 - Please refer to our Request Format located in our Request Section.
Section B - Ways to get a WARNING/INFRACTION or a BAN
Section B.1 - Major Offenses [Automatic BAN will be imposed to the user]
Section B.1.1 - Arguing with a Administrator, Super Moderators, Moderators.
Section B.1.2 - User accounts including the Staff should not be left Logged-On unattended for somebody might use it and might do something to harm the Community. Every user is LIABLE for the action of the person who stole/borrowed their account.
Section B.1.3 - LINK STEALING TO and FROM the Community is a major offense.
Section B.1.4 - Shoutbox Rules if not followed are subject for AUTOMATIC BAN.
Section B.2 - Minor Offenses [Banning/Infraction/Warning are not Permanent]
Section B.2.1 - Reposts (one mistake can happen, if it happens often you will receive an official warning)
Section B.2.2 - Requesting hacking, cracking, phreaking, flooding, spamming utilities.
Section B.2.3 - Advertising other forums. (if advertised "too much" a warning or ban will be given)
Section B.2.4 - Private Messaging Spamming.
Section B.2.5 - Flame wars. [both people involved will receive a warning]
Section B.2.6 - Posting of religious stuff. EXCEPT religious music.
Section B.2.7 - Racist Talk or Ideas.
Section B.2.8 - Going off-topic can get you warned at moderators discretion.
Section B.2.9 - If you redeem yourself, you will lose the warnings through time.
Section C - REPORTING POSTS
Section C.1 - Please report Duplicate or Offensive posts. (Through PM)
Section C.1 - Always give link to the thread you are reporting
Section C.1 - Do not post anything in the thread itself - this is considered bumping a dead topic or contributing to an offensive thread.
Section C.1 - In the case of spammers - do not reply to the thread or give them any attention apart from reporting by PM.
Section C.1 - Dead Links can be reported in a thread provided for everyone in every threads.
Section D - DEMOTION
Section D.1 - Demotion of Members from ONE usergroup to another may be caused by violating our Forum Rules.
Section D.2 - The ONLY Staff entitled to nominate one member for Demotion would be the same Staff who nominated them for promotion.
Section D.3 - The Demotion can be lifted once issues are cleared.
*There are cases that we know would require you to be noticed.
**Our shoutbox is not the place to show off pictures of good looking people got from Friendster accounts.
Section E - HOW TO BECOME A MODERATOR
Section E. 1 - Don’t ask any of the staff if you can become a Staff. If we think you are doing great and will need more staff we will contact you.
NOTE: COMPTECH SPEAKS' RULES AND REGULATIONS APPLIES TO ALL MEMBERS OF THE COMMUNITY INCLUDING THE STAFF.
We appreciate the time you took to read these RULES. Enjoy your stay here and please DO OBEY THEM!