Introductiontochaddexchange part 1 pptPresentation Transcript
An overview of features and uses for CHADD Members Introduction to CHADD Exchange
First Time Logging In
CHADD Exchange Home Page: 1 2
The first time you log on to the CHADD Exchange, you will see this page:
In the field that says “Your name as it will appear in CHADD Communities,” enter the name that you want the public to see. If you want to use a “nickname” to protect your privacy, enter it here. (You do not need to fill in both fields.) Then check the box to agree.
All members of CHADD Exchange automatically have access to set up and edit their profile.
To personalize your profile :
Click on the My Profile tab on the top navigation bar and select “Profile”
Upload a recent picture
Add your information & areas of interest
Filling this in will help you connect with other members who share similar interests/backgrounds .
If you have already logged in and set up your profile and wish to edit your name/nickname, please follow the instructions below:
Quick link to your profile, your communities, and your inbox
You will then see your CHADD membership profile:
You will then go to the CHADD Communities Nickname section of your profile and then type in your nickname. After you make your changes, you will need to go back to the CHADD Exchange site:
Edit here Click here to save your changes
Select your contact preference and what you would like included in the member directory about you in the “Privacy Settings” Privacy Settings
Select your contact preference and what you would like included in the member directory about you in the “Privacy Settings”
Once you click Save , these changes should appear in your profile.
HOWEVER, if you look at your own profile, you will still see all of your information .
See and edit your profile, your contacts, your networks, your communities, and your privacy settings Search the Private Member Directory, or view the CHADD Professional Directory – Our public listing of professional and organizational members See the conversations going on in your communities: browse the groups, post a message, search all messages by key word, manage your subscriptions and signature Quick link to your profile, your communities, and your inbox Libraries: Browse, search add a document.
CHADD Exchange features online communities, including parents , adults with ADHD , spouses/partners , educators , and more. Each community has its own corresponding discussion group (interactive message board) and library. Each community’s privacy settings determine who can or cannot join or view the communities and its discussion board and library.
Private Communities are controlled by the CHADD National Office
For example, Board of Directors
Public Communities are open to all CHADD members
Examples are Parents or Young Adults with ADHD
You can join these Communities by going directly to the community’s homepage and clicking on Join
To participate in a Community you must:
Set your notification preferences
Here is how:
Search by Keyword Or browse by Community Type Go to the All Communities page 1. Find the Community you’d like to join:
Click on the name of the community you’d like to join
Real Time, Daily Digest, Legacy or No Emails
We recommend Daily Digest
Make your selection and hit the Save button
3. Choose your subscription settings:
Go to The Communities
Select the Community Discussions “All Discussion”
Select the group
Click on the Discussion tab at the top of the page.
To Post a New Message – Click on ‘Post New Message’
Reply to discussion
see your response
Reply to sender
Only the sender sees your
Responding via the message digest sent to your email box
Step 1. Click on the subject that you would like to discuss
Step 2: Click on “Reply to discussion” Your internet browser will open and take you to CHADD exchange to post your message. (If your cookies are not enabled, you may be prompted to log on
Step 3: Post reply directly on the community discussion page and click “send” to post for all of the people participating in the conversation to see.
Click on View Thread in any message window.
Shows a listing of all the messages in that particular discussion thread, from the first posted message to the last.
Shows a listing of all of the posted messages in a community ordered by date, showing the most recent message first, and is sent via email.
Follow the steps as shown on the following.
Click on “ reply to discussion ”
You will then be redirected to “ Post a reply ” on CHADD Exchange
Click on “attach” to attach a file to your post.
Find the file that you want to attach.
Click here – then find the file that you want to include on your computer
Select your file and click “ open ”
Click on Upload File(s)
Enter the title, description and owner and click “ next ”.
Add Tags – This will help others find your document when conducting a search for information.
Click “ Send ” and you should then see this message. Your message and document will post in the thread and subscribers will be notified by email.
Comment on individual documents
Note: Users are not notified when comments are added here.
Comments are limited to 100 words
Click on the Library you want to see and a listing of posted documents will appear
Click on the document title to download and make comments. Click on Add a Comment to comment
This is the signature block that shows in CHADD Exchange posts and emails.
Go to: The Communities/Community Discussions/My Signature
Edit – and “Save”
How do I unsubscribe from a Discussion Forum? 1. Go to the Community Discussions tab and select Subscription Preferences 2. Find the Discussion Forum and select No Emails . 3. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and hit Save .