The Forums portlet allows you to share ideas and collaborate with other users.

These help pages cover tasks such as publishing posts and replies. If you need help with more advanced tasks, such as managing an instance of the Forums portlet or acting as a moderator, see one of the following documents:

Note also that if you are a faculty member or an administrator, on many screens you will have additional options beyond what is described in these help pages. For more details on these, see one of the above guides, which are available at

For additional overview-type information, see the following: