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How to...

Do you feel lost at a World Wide Contribution Webpage?

A regional multisectoral and multidisciplinary coordination effort requires a little bit of "getting us to" practice and on this page, you will find the help you need to start participating right away.

Follow the sequence of video tutorials "How To", and come back at any time.

How to Sign in

1. Go to the right up corner where its says Sign in

2. The first time choose Sign up 

3. Introduce your email and password

4. Confirm your mail

5. Return and Sign in with your email

6. Open the Sign in menu and go to your dashboard

How to Participate in forums

1. Sign in

2. Go to Forum (either from the main menu icon or your dashboard)

3. Select your Sector

4. Select your Discipline

5. Choose a post (topic/chat) or create one

6. At the top of the category, you can sort by different criteria

7. Be sure to click Follow to the posts you like from others

How to Upload files

How to Search & Find

1. Sign in

2. Go to Upload (either from the main menu, your dashboard or your

                               country).

3. Select one of the five identical categories among other countries

4. Click + File

5. Choose a compatible file from your computer (watch video)

6. Be sure that is not bigger than the sizes accepted by the platform         (watch the video)

7. Be sure to name it in a way it's easy to find

1. Sign in

2. Go to FORUM or UPLOAD SECTION 

3. Click on the search engine at the upper right corner

4. Type the keywords you are searching

5. In FORUMS you can search for discussions

6. In the UPLOAD SECTION, you can search for files

7. Understand that FORUMS and UPLOAD are two different databases.

How to Track activity

1. Sign in

2. Go to your dashboard

3. 1st go to Notifications to see what has changed since your last visit

4. If you want to see your topics at the forum go to YOUR FORUM                  ACTIVITY

5. If you want to follow comment and conversation go to YOUR

        COMMENTS

6. If you want to see all the files you have uploaded go to YOUR UPLOADED FILES

7. If you want to see the activity of other members go to FIND                      MEMBERS and click on FOLLOW, then you will see their activity at          the NOTIFICATIONS

8. IF YOU WANT TO STOP EMAIL NOTIFICATIONS go to NOTIFICATION SETTINGS AND DISEMBLE THE SLIDES YOU WANT.

How to Chat

1. This tool is under test for a couple of months.

2. Please use it carefully as it has some important limitations.