Accounts/Identity

Each member is limited to one account and one username, unless otherwise authorized by the administrator. Do not impersonate other individuals or falsely represent yourself. If it is discovered that you have more than one identity or that you are impersonating someone else, you will be banned. No questions asked. You must have a valid e-mail account where you can be reached by a forum moderator or administrator.


Posting

Advertising - We do not allow people to post threads or to send private messages or emails to users here that advertise any products, services, websites or mailing lists. If you think it is something that will help members, and you have no personal involvement, or don't stand to gain anything from the site, you will be allowed. If you have any questions on whether you may post something or not, please contact any moderator or Mickey. You will be banned for advertising.

Spam - Any user who continually submits posts that have no meaningful content, in attempt of increasing post count, or some other self promotion, is subject to being banned.

Flaming/Trolls - We do not tolerate abusive, malicious, personal attacks. Anyone deliberately antagonizing other forum users by posting 'flame bait' type messages are not welcome. You will be banned for flaming.

Photos and Graphics - Posting of photos and graphics from other websites/publications is strictly prohibited unless you have permission from the owner of the work. You will be banned for this. Any posting of pornography, or links to any pornographic site will be grounds for immediate banning.

Posting in Correct Boards - Persistent posting of threads in incorrect boards will result in account termination. Please read the board descriptions to ensure you post in the correct board.

Grammar - Please use correct grammar and spelling while avoiding any abbreviation of common words or phrases. No sentences such as "can u tell me cuz i want to no". Persistent disregard for the English language will be grounds for banning. Honest spelling and grammar mistakes are acceptable, but please take your time when posting.

vbcode - Please do not abuse vbcode. It is provided as a benefit to you and its usage can be revoked.

Legal Issues - We do not allow members to discuss, suggest, engage, or encourage any illegal activity. Links provided to locations that deal with any such activity are also expressly forbidden. Do not post messages that violate Federal, State, or Local laws which include, but are not limited to, anything that violates a copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or is bound by a Non-Disclosure Agreement.

Administrators and Moderators - Please respect both forum moderators and administrators. Their time is donated to make MouseBuzz better. If you are found to be disrespectful of either a moderator or an administrator, you will be banned.

Relevance - All post should be meant to be read and understood by Administrators, Moderators, Members and Guests. Inside jokes and double meaning posts distract from the forums and are grounds for banning.


Signature Limits

Please limit you signature to five lines or less, small type, and please do not use large type at all. If you have a countdown in your signature, you may have three additional lines. Please do not advertise in your signature. You may put your site in your profile, and it will be linked in all your posts.


MouseBuzz.com rights

Posts - MouseBuzz reserves the right to edit, move, reprint, distribute, or delete any posting for any reason and without prior notification or explanation to the author. Moderators and administrators frequently review forum messages for those that are in violation of these rules. Any messages found to be in violation will be deleted without warning or explanation. All messages posted become the property of MouseBuzz.

Members - MouseBuzz also reserves the right to ban any user, at any time, and for any reason.

Rules - MouseBuzz reserves the right to change the aforementioned rules at any time without warning or notice. It is the responsibility of the forum member to check this page on a regular basis for any revisions in MouseBuzz rules before making any posts to the forum.

By posting to the MouseBuzz forums, you agree to abide by the above rules and terms.