If you haven't read "New to the Forum", which you haven't, you should. All your answers are there. It's a really great post with information about everything you can imagine. Plus there are treats for the kiddies. So head on over to the New to the Forum thread and enjoy the info, humor, and the answer to your question.
use volkerize.com it will search the forum posts
Volkerized "New to the Forum", and the page is removed.
They are trying to keep "New to the Forum" on the first page.
After many bumps, it is deleted and reposted so that it stays cleaned up.