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Username: Username for forum database
Password: Password for forum database
Owner name: Real name of forum owner. Max: 30 chars.
Owner email: Email address for receiving copy of postings. Max: 100 chars.
Topic: Short, unique name to be used in filenames. Must contain only lowercase letters, digits, dash and underscore characters (e.g., "bio103" or "sci_cult"). Max: 30 characters.
Group name: Name of group to appear on pages (e.g., "Biology 103" or "Science and Culture"). Max: 50 characters.
Make forum Private?: Yes     No If you make the forum private, it will not appear in the list of new forums on the Forum Home Page. However, it will still be accessible to anyone if they know the url, and it will be searchable from Serendip's search engine (but not external search engines).
Home page url: Full URL to home page for the group, to appear at bottom of forum page (e.g., ""). Max: 100 chars.
Home page text: Text to appear for home page link (e.g., "Brain and Behavior Home"). Max: 30 chars.
Link 2 url: URL for a second link to appear at the bottom of the forum page (optional)
Link 2 text: Text for second link.


Enter a greeting (optional) to appear after the group name on the forum page. No length limit.

Enter special instructions (optional) to appear after the general instructions on the posting form. No length limit.