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Functionality Access Levels

Membership Levels & Access


Level: 1   Title: Beginner   Post count: 0-10    

Can View Forums.
Can start & reply to threads/posts, though posts require Verification code entry.
Can Search the forum.
Can view User Profiles.
Can edit own Profile.
Can add own site URL to Profile in line with reciprocation rule (7).
Can view Calendar Events.
Can view Social Groups.
Can use Gallery (10Mb)


Level: 2   Title: Snapper   Post count: 11-25    

No longer have to enter Verification code when posting.
Private Messaging enabled - maximum capacity of10 messages.
Can vote in Forum Polls.
Can use Friends List.
Can post Visitor Messages on own profile.
Gallery capacity increses to 30Mb

Level: 3   Title: Amateur   Post count: 26-250    

Private Messaging - maximum capacity increases to 20 messages.
Able to add and manage Attachments in posts - space available increases over the remaining levels.
Can post/edit/delete own events on Forum Calendars.
Can view Who's Online.
Can upload Profile Picture.
Can upload Avatar 80px.
Can add Signature with basic BBCode to posts (8 lines max).
Can post Visitor Messages on members profiles.
Can join & post in Social Groups.
Gallery capacity increses to 50Mb

Level: 4   Title: Enthusiast   Post count: 251-500    

Private Messaging - Inbox maximum of 40 messages.
Able to include one image in Signature (600x100px max)
Can add links to Signature.
Can customise User Profile.
Can create & manage one Social Group.
Gallery capacity increses to 70Mb

Level: 5   Title: Semi-pro   Post count: 501-1000    

Private Messaging - maximum capacity increases to 60 messages.
Can include two images in Signature.
Can create & manage two Social Groups.
Gallery capacity increses to 90Mb

Level: 6   Title: Pro   Post count: 1001-2500    

Private Messaging - Inbox maximum of 80 messages.
Can create & manage three Social Groups.
Can create new discussions in Social Groups.
Gallery capacity increses to 110Mb

Level: 7   Title: Pro+   Post count: 2501+    

Private Messaging - maximum capacity increases to 100 messages.
Increased Avatar max size (120px).
Can include three images in Signature.
Can view private & invite only Social Groups.
Can upload own Social Group icons.
Gallery capacity increses to 130Mb

User Ranks

Rank Post count

0.5MP 1
0.8MP 10
1MP 25
1.3MP 100
2MP 200
4.1MP 300
6.3MP 500
8MP 800
11MP 1,300
12.7MP 2,100
14.5MP 3,400
16.6MP 5,500
18.5MP 8,900
24.4MP 14,400
39MP 23,300
50.1MP 37,700
60.5MP 61,000+

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