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Couples Resorts Message Board Rules

Registration to the Couples Resorts Message Board is free and required for participation. We do insist that you abide by the rules and policies detailed below.

Although the administrators and moderators of the Couples Resorts Message Board will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of the Couples Resorts Message Board, nor Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message.

The Couples Message Board is for polite, thoughtful discussion and inquiries about Couples Resorts only. Posts that are abusive, off subject, silly, containing personal attacks, threats, name calling libels, illegal activities, or hate group messages will not be allowed. By agreeing to these rules, you warrant that you will not post any messages that are obscene, vulgar, sexually-oriented, hateful, threatening, or otherwise violative of any laws.

Advertising will not be permitted, except by permission, or contract. Couples Resorts reserves the right to reject or edit posts for any reason, but specifically prohibits naming other resorts or resort chains, travel agent or tour companies, other destinations, offsite and/or third party vendors/service providers and other websites or links.

Couples Resorts strictly prohibits solicitation of businesses and/or services on this message board, including, but not limited to add company name and/or contact information in user signatures.

Anyone who wishes to participate on the Couples Message Board is welcome to do so, but their anonymity cannot be guaranteed from exposure by other Couples Message Board participants. Participants who wish to post on Couples Message Board do so at their own risk of exposure.

The information you provide during sign up will be not be passed on to any parties outside Couples Resorts and is used only to understand the demographics and character of our audience. Couples Resorts reserves the right to send occasional announcements to the email address you provide. Any email sent will contain links to unsubscribe from future emails or to allow others to sign up to receive our email announcements. We try our best to only send to those who wish to receive our communications and respect ethical email practices.

Participants are kindly requested to address the entire Couples Message Board in their posts and to only address other participants by their Couples Message Board names. Please always address the Couples Message Board in a polite manner.

Pictures or text that you post must be your property. Once posted, you agree that the pictures or posted text may be used by Couples Resorts at our discretion. If you post pictures or quote text that is borrowed from a permitted outside source, they must be credited to their owners by name and link, if one exists. Any such items posted must be permitted for posting by their owners.

This site is owned by Couples Resorts and is maintained by Couples Resorts and contracted sources. While free discourse will be allowed as much as possible, all participation in this Couples Message Board and any decisions regarding the allowing of messages or blocking of participation is solely the decision of Couples Resorts. By signing up for the Couples Message Board you are agreeing to the terms stated above.

These conditions may be subject to change and additions without notice. Please periodically review these conditions.

Having Trouble Staying Logged in? Read this.

If you have trouble posting or staying logged in,try the following. Step one or two take care of 95% of the problems but I include the full canned response we offer.

1-Close your web browser*, then reopen it and log again. This almost always clears up login issues. If that doesn't work read on. *Remember, it is possible that you may have multiple windows of a browser open. Be sure to close all of them.

2-Clear your browser's cookies.

• For Internet Explorer go to Tools > Internet Options > Browsing History > Delete... > Delete Cookies...

• For Firefox go to Tools > Clear Private Data... > Cookies > Clear Private Data Now.

• For Chrome click the settings [wrench icon] > Options > Under the Hood > Clear Browsing Data > Delete cookies and other site data > then Click ‘Clear browsing data’ button.

• For Safari click on the settings [gear icon] > Security > Click ‘Show Cookies’ icon > Click ‘Remove All’ button.

Then close your browser*, restart it and login again.

If those didn't work, read on...

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Our system uses logins to keep track of who is who. There are a number of factors that can disrupt logins, especially with frequent users of a particular site requiring login. Without being able to sit down at your computer to determine your situation, we offer the following suggestions and notes.

3-Clicking "Remember Me?" when you login helps and is recommended, but can be overturned by other actions.

4-If you leave your browser open for a long time after you are logged in, wander off to other sites, go to lunch, etc. and then return to the message board, your login can time out.

5-If you login to the message board in more than one browser window or tab, conflicts can occur.

6- If you are taking turns logging into the message board on the same computer with another person who has a different login [profile], login conflicts will happen.

Both need to click 'logout' when finished using the message board. Otherwise, when the second person logs in, the 'cookies' that keep track of who you are can conflict. They won't know who is who.

A workaround is to have one person use Internet Explorer to login and the other use Firefox, Safari or Chrome [other free web browsers]. Since each browser has its own separate 'cookie jar' there will be no login conflict.

7-The privacy settings for your web browser may be set too high to allow the message board cookies to be set on your computer. We have noticed that when users are being upgraded to Internet Explorer 8 the privacy settings are being reset to a higher level. You may need to lower those settings. For Internet Explorer browser go to Tools > Internet Options > Privacy and set the slider to low.

8-If you are on a network, like at a work setting, network policies may restrict the message board cookies' actions.

9-Note that you do not need to be logged in to view the message board, only to post and access advanced features, like editing your profile.

We hope this might help and are sorry for your difficulties.

Thank you for participating on the Message Board!

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