Here are instructions for signing up and using the DPBC forums and blog * .

* The blog is optional. Separate authorization is required.

To Register

If you are already registered, skip this section.

  1. Go to https://bernalillodems.org.
  2. In the right sidebar, scroll below the User Name and Password prompts.
  3. Click on Register.
  4. Fill out the form and submit.

USING THE SYSTEM​

There are several functions you may perform such as posting to a forum, messaging other members, or uploading or downloading files. Please navigate around, experiment, and learn. The main ones are in the following sections. Please contact us at webtech@bernalillodems.org with any questions.

All of the following sections require that you Login first.

Post a topic to a forum

  1. In the Menu, go to Wards & Precincts / Ward Forums and Messaging
  2. Click Your Registered Group(s)
  3. Click the Group name
  4. Click Forum
  5. Scroll to find a topic to which to reply or enter a new topic name and text

To send a message to a group member

  1. In the Menu, go to Wards & Precincts / Ward Forums and Messaging
  2. Click Your Registered Group(s)
  3. Click the Group name
  4. Scroll down until you find the person
  5. Click the person’s name **
  6. Click on either the “Public Message” or “Private Message” button
  7. Skip the “Send @username” slot (or add a another user name)
  8. Compose your message
  9. Click Send

** The person’s user name is shown as “@[user name]” in the gray area to the right of the member’s avatar or photo.

BLOGGING

You must request this capability. Contact us at webtech@bernalillodems.org.

Post to the blog

  1. Login
  2. At the top of the APC home page you will see a black dashboard (black ribbon with white text)
  3. Mouse over “+ New”
  4. Click on Post
  5. Enter a Post title
  6. Enter Post text
  7. Click on the Submit for Review button

An administrator will review your post. If it is approved, it will show up on the appropriate Progressive Forum page.

Edit a post you made

  1. Login
  2. At the top of the APC home page you will see a black dashboard (black ribbon with white text)
  3. Mouse over “+ New”
  4. Click on Post
  5. Click on All Posts in the left sidebar
  6. Scroll down until you find your post
  7. Mouse over the post title
  8. Click Edit or Trash
  9. Make the changes needed
  10. Click the Update button