Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
The /USERS Section | Your Account Information
Key user data (email, password, etc.)
This section lets you view and change information about your IMC account.Edit User Blurb
This lets you provide a "blurb" or short descriptive phrase (max. 1000 characters) which will be displayed on your user profile page. HTML will be auto-converted.
This lets you review and edit the email address you use for your IMC account. Remember, this has to be a valid address. If an email sent to you bounces, we have no choice but to close the account.
This lets you review and change the password used for your IMC account. We strongly recommend passwords of at least eight characters, with a mixture of alpha and numerics.
This is an optional field which lets you enter your birthday. In the future, when more community functions are implemented, you'll be able to use this feature to tell your IMC Friends (or everyone, if that's your choice) what your birthday is.
Another optional field for IMC Friends, which lets you link people to your personal homepage, as opposed to homepages from any of your handles.
You can indicate which country you are from by selecting a country from the drop-down list and clicking Change. If you don't want to specify a country, select None (which is set by default).
This lets you change how any of your personal information is published to others. You may only want selected pieces of information available to your IMC friends, or to the public, or you may want to publish nothing at all. All of these options are set to the maximum privacy level by default.
This section allows you to add tags, or markup for your handles in a room, that contain contact information for you. This is so that people can get in touch with you without having to use your main email, or so that you can provide staff-level information for a room.
This lets you see, at a glance, all of the gummis you hold in all rooms, public and private, throughout the site. If you have a gummi for a particular room, you can click on the link next to the drop-down to set a small verbal description that will tell people what your duties in that room are. This description is printed on the room's doorway page and will also appear in the "hover box" that appears when you hover your mouse over someone's gummi.