How can I upload a primary photo/avatar?

Go to Account then click on Avatar. You will be able to select an Avatar as your primary photo or you can upload a photo from your computer. Also, from the View photo page you can set a photo as your Default Avatar.

How can I edit my profile?

Go to Profile then click Edit. You will be able to edit your profile details such as name, gamer info, Board Game Meetups mail announcements, gender etc.

How do I create a new Game Group (Meetup)?

There are a couple of places from which you can create a new game group meetup:

  1. On the main Meetup Home page (use the link at the top of the page), there is a button on the right side of the page “Create Meetup”.
  2. Click on on Account and in the right column under Content, there is an add link after the Meetup category.
  3. Click on Profile, then Meetup. From your My Meetups page there is an add new meetup link near the top of the page.

Once on the create page, fill in as much information as you can for better results.

Fields that are marked with a red * are required fields.

Once you fill in the details, click Submit. You will then be redirected to your personal “My Meetups” page that will show you all the groups to which you belong, and those which you created or are in your area.

New game groups automatically receive all the features of our meetups for 60 days for free. After that if you wish to use all of our meetup tools you’ll need to purchase an upgrade for you game group to become a full featured group again.

You never have to pay, you group will stay in our database, but you won’t be able to use the meetup tools.

How can I edit my Privacy Settings?

Go to Account and click on Privacy Groups.

How can I send a private message to a user?

There are 2 ways you can send a private message to a user 1) Click on the Mail icon in member menu and select Compose. In the Recipient field, type in the username of the user you want to send a message to. If the username exists, it will populate as you\'re typing in the Username. This will help to ensure you type in the correct username. 2) From the users profile you can click Send Letter.

Can I view messages I have sent?

Click on the Mail icon in member menu and click Outbox. This will take you to your Outbox which contains Messages and Greetings you have sent. You can have just messages display or just Greetings by placing a check mark beside what you want to see. Removing a check mark beside Messages for example will display everything but Messages and vise versa.

I accidentally removed the wrong message, can I retrieve it?

Click on the Mail icon in member menu then click on Trash. This will display all Messages and Greetings you deleted. Choose what you want to retrieve and click Restore The message(s) selected will now be back in your Inbox.

Are my messages on here permanently unless I delete them?

To save space on our server and to ensure the site is not running what it doesn\'t need to run, old messages maybe removed periodically.

How does Subscriptions work?

When you subscribe to another user, that user\'s profile will be listed in your subscriptions page. This also applies to subscribing to other users activities such as blogs etc.

A member keeps harassing me, what can I do?

If a member of the site is harassing you, Ignore or block that user. If the problem progresses you should contact the site administrator.

Why was my account terminated?

We strictly enforce our Terms Of Service and make every effort possible to make sure all users are following them. Your account may have been terminated due to a breach in the Terms Of Service (aka TOS). If you felt that your account was terminated for no probable reason, we ask that you contact the site administrator.

Why does my profile status say Approval?

The administrator may have chosen to have profiles approved first before joining the site.

Why can't I log in to my account?

Chances are you may have misspelled your password or had your CAPS LOCK on while typing your password. Try typing your password with CAPS LOCK off. If this fails, you can request a password that will be sent to the email address you provided when you registered.