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The Terms of Service, Posting Guidelines and other rules.

9 rules etc submissions by the Head-Fi.org community.

Can I change my user name? Can I delete my account?

Can I change my user name?We are currently not re-naming accounts, except under exceptional circumstances, such as safety reasons.  Creating a new account is prohibited and doing so may result in both accounts being banned without warning.  [[SPOILER]]   Can I delete my account?If you wish to leave Head-Fi for whatever reason, the simplest and best thing to do is log out and not visit the site again. We will only, if requested, ban your account and leave a custom title along the lines of "Account disabled by request."Accounts cannot be deleted. No facility exists in the... read more

Group Buys

November 24, 2014: Since they are now a product reseller and I know we'll get asked about this frequently, discussion and linking to Massdrop's sales is allowed.   In general, group buys and group builds (of DIY products) are not allowed, except for hard-to-obtain DIY parts or special DIY one-offs (such as circuit boards). These still require permission from an admin before they can be approved, however.    Recently a number of people have asked why we don't allow group buys or discussion of groups buys on other sites. While we understand that people wish to buy... read more

Groups Guidelines

The purpose of social groups is to allow members more freedom and control over regular discussion with friends or people who share similar interests. However, while members are free to create groups and manage them as they wish, there are some limitations as to how they can be used, depending on the type.   Quick Guide:   Groups can be created by anyone who can create classifieds, that is members with 15 posts who have been a member more than one month. If you have just made your 15th post the permission wont activate for a couple of hours.   Groups... read more

Beware of the following scams and people abusing the classifieds

Posting Guidelines

  The internet's truest ever cartoon. The following essentially covers what is actually enforced by the moderators. Please also see the Head-Fi Terms of Service, which includes the Privacy Policy.   ☞ Key points (TLDR summary) ☞ Be excellent to each other. (Don't be a [insert appropriate insult here.]) ☞ Treat others with the same respect and dignity that you would expect back. ☞ Extend your respect to the whole community by creating quality posts threads and reviews. ☞ Before posting something, imagine if everyone was to do as you are about to and if that... read more

Membership Levels, Badges and Custom Titles

Moderation Faq

Buy Sell Trade Rules

For how to use the classifieds, see this page: http://www.head-fi.org/a/for-sale-and-trade-forums-faq   The "Buy, Sell, Trade" portion of this site is a private forum for members who have been registered for 30 days AND have made at least 15 posts on the forums.  Use of this area is at your own risk. The use of the classified system is a privilege and not a right. Head-Fi reserves the right to close, edit or delete any classified as the moderators and admins see fit. Head-Fi also reserves the right to alter the requirements for posting a classified for any member or... read more

Terms Of Service

  • by judeAdministrator

Rules And Terms of Use   Registration to this forum is free! By registering and continuing usage of the Head-Fi forums, you agree to abide by the rules and policies detailed below, and read, understand and agree to the FAQ and Posting Guidelines.   These Rules and Terms of Use are unabashedly inspired by those so effectively in use at Audio Asylum and a couple of other forums.   The Basics Although the administrators and moderators of Head-Fi: Covering Headphones, Earphones and Portable Audio will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is... read more

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