Forum tips from the ADUG members

I thought a topic that ADUG members could list their tips on using this new system might be helpful. Reply to this post and list the hidden gems you’ve found about how to best use Discourse.

Note: the videos below are links to files on my Dropbox account. While there is an upload button for attachments I’m guessing the forum admins don’t want us to be storing huge amounts of media files on the forum database itself.


This video shows how you can automatically search the 20 years of past ADUG posts while creating a new post and also a few configuration changes that I think make good defaults.


This video shows how you can use the forum as a separate window rather than as just another Chrome tab.