The general tab contains two sections: General Settings and Message Settings.
Board List Sort Order
The Board List Sort Order section allows you to choose what order messages are displayed on the message board listings. You can choose from three options:
Message Grouping (Threading)
In the Message Grouping (Threading) section, you can choose to display messages individually or as groups of subjects or threads. You can choose from these two options:
The Message Timeframe section allows you to limit how long you will see posted messages. You can select the number of days you want to see messages by typing the number of days in the Show messages posted within text box.
The Message Display section gives to two
settings that let you decide the number of messages that will display at
one time and what type of messages will be displayed. You can choose the
number of messages that will display at one time by clicking the
Display _ messages at a time drop-down menu to open it, choosing a
number from the list, then clicking it. You can choose the All
Messages option by clicking it to display both read and unread
messages or choose the Unread Messages Only option by clicking it
to display only the message that you have not read yet.
You can select your local time zone by clicking the Time Zone drop-down menu to open it, choosing your local time zone from the list, then clicking it.