General: How to upload a file to the “Downloads” section of the website

To upload a file from your computer to the website, so that it appears in the “Downloads” section:

  1. Select Downloads from the menu on the left hand side of the club website.
  2. Click the “Submit File” icon.
  3. Select “Upload a file from your computer”, click Next.
  4. Click the Browse button, select the file on your computer you want to upload, then click the Open button.
  5. Click the Upload button.
  6. On the page that is displayed, under the “Document” tab, select which Category you want to store the file in from the drop down list (e.g. “Club Runs” – “1 to 5 Miles”.
  7. Click thebutton with a green tick on it.
  8. Done!

If none of the categories are suitable and you would like a new category created then email webmaster [ at ] 26point2.co [ dot ] uk and we will set it up for you.

Grand Prix / Championship Definitions

Grand Prix
These races are chosen by the Committee as part of a series of events over the year.  Full details can be found in the appropriate area (Insert LInk Here).  A Grand Prix race may also serve as a Club Championship race.
 
Club Championship Race
This is an individual race that is used to decide one of the Club Championship events (e.g. Club 10k Championship, Club Half Marathon Championship).  

Grand Prix / Championship Definitions

Grand Prix
These races are chosen by the Committee as part of a series of events over the year.  Full details can be found in the appropriate area (Insert LInk Here).  A Grand Prix race may also serve as a Club Championship race.
 
Club Championship Race
This is an individual race that is used to decide one of the Club Championship events (e.g. Club 10k Championship, Club Half Marathon Championship).  

General: How to add a link to aForum Post in a News item

If you think a news item may spark off some forum comment you can easily set up an automatic link in the article. At the botton right of the space where yout type in the news item, there is a button labelled “Insert Fireboard Discussion”.

Click on this and it will insert some text like this

{ mos_fb_discuss:no_discuss}

Simply replace the no_discuss with the Category ID of the forum category you want the link to appear in examples given below.

Coming Up = 2
News Feedback = 7
Website Issues = 4
Gadgets = 6
Running (the) Club = 9

 

 

General: How to add a link to aForum Post in a News item

If you think a news item may spark off some forum comment you can easily set up an automatic link in the article. At the botton right of the space where yout type in the news item, there is a button labelled “Insert Fireboard Discussion”.

Click on this and it will insert some text like this

{ mos_fb_discuss:no_discuss}

Simply replace the no_discuss with the Category ID of the forum category you want the link to appear in examples given below.

Coming Up = 2
News Feedback = 7
Website Issues = 4
Gadgets = 6
Running (the) Club = 9

 

 

General: Graphics In Forum Signatures – How to get them…

You may see graphics like this

Garmin ForeRunner 301 User

in some peoples’ forum signatures and wonder how they got there, well here’s how…

They are called “User Bars” and can be used in your forum signature to show things you like, products you use or opinions you hold. As a starter, theres a fewuserbar images already installed on this site. Simply copy the code from one you like , e.g.

[img]images/userbars/ForeRunner301.jpg[/img]

and paste it into your forum signature and save.

Continue reading General: Graphics In Forum Signatures – How to get them…

General: Graphics In Forum Signatures – How to get them…

You may see graphics like this

Garmin ForeRunner 301 User

in some peoples’ forum signatures and wonder how they got there, well here’s how…

They are called “User Bars” and can be used in your forum signature to show things you like, products you use or opinions you hold. As a starter, theres a fewuserbar images already installed on this site. Simply copy the code from one you like , e.g.

[img]images/userbars/ForeRunner301.jpg[/img]

and paste it into your forum signature and save.

Continue reading General: Graphics In Forum Signatures – How to get them…

General: How to find out a member’s emergency contact details

If a situation arises whereby a Member needs to have their emergency contact notifed because of, say for an example, they’ve been hit by a car and been taken to hospital, the following procedure needs to be undertaken.

  • Notify a Committee Member
  • If you are a Committee Member, then the following needs to be done
  • Get to a PC with internet Access –
  • Go to http://www.26point2.co.uk/administrator and log in.
  • Along the top Find the “Components” menu item and click “Community Builder”
  • Click on “User Management” There will then be displayed a list of current Members, use the search box (top right) to find the required Member and click on their Name.
  • Click on the Tab called “Emergency Contact” and their details will be displayed.

 

 

 

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