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To see the list of forums for your site, click Forums in your site's menubar. Viewing messages Note: The Forums tool does not contain default forums. No forums will appear here until the site creator (or someone with an appropriate role) creates them. Each forum appears in an enclosed box with its title and short description displayed (if created). If a full description of the forum exists, click Read Full Description to view it. Beneath the forum title, topics are listed by title, and include a short description (if created). The following details also appear:

A count of total messages A count of unread messages If a topic is moderated, the word "Moderated" will be displayed. If a topic has an attachment, its filename and size will be displayed. Click the filename to open the attachment or save it to your computer.

Clicking the title of any forum will open an isolated view of a particular forum and its topics. Clicking the title of any topic will display a thread of messages for that particular topic. If a full description of the topic exists, click Read Full Description to view it. Each individual thread appears in a list with a count of total messages and unread messages below. Use the arrows to the left of the messages to expand the threads as needed. To expand all threads and messages, click Display Entire Message. To mark all of the messages as read, click Mark All As Read. To open a printable version of the messages, click the printer icon at the top. Clicking the title of the thread will open an isolated view of a particular thread and its individual messages. Use the View drop-down list to change the display of messages. To open an individual message, click its subject.

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Depending on how the forum settings are configured, and your role within the site, the following options may be available:

This article is intended to help individuals using Isaak, Brock University's Sakai-Based LMS. You can search more help articles either by using the "search" box on the left or clicking here. More help articles can also be browsed here.

This article is based on the equivalent Sakai project help article.

The Sakai Educational Community License is deemed to be compatible with this sites Project:Copyrights which are under the Creative Commons 2.5 Licence. You can view the original Sakai help documentation, unedited, at http://kumu.brocku.ca/sakai/help/

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