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How to: Create a signature

How to: Create a signature


Accessing the signature page

1. Begin by clicking on your avatar in the upper-right corner, then select My settings.

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2. Select Personal Information, located below the Preferences tab.

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Editing your signature

Forum signatures are an efficient way to automatically create a personalized message at the end of each post. Please note that you cannot update your first name and last name. If you need to make changes, please contact

1. Begin by clicking on your avatar in the upper-right corner, then choose My settings, followed by Personal Information.

2. Scroll down to the Signature section, then type your message in the text box.

Note: You can use HTML to customize the text's format.

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3. Once you have finished creating your signature, scroll to the bottom of the page and click Save. Your customized message will now automatically appear at the bottom of all your posts.

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Share a favorite quote, your job title and company, or include helpful information. If you answer questions regularly, consider setting a signature that reminds other community members to give kudos and accept solutions.


Example of a forum signature

As a community moderator, I find it helpful to remind other users to accept solutions, give kudos to content, and view the Compass Community tutorials. Below is an example of my signature, which includes the HTML code.

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The image below demonstrates how my signature appears at the bottom of all my posts.

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When creating your signature, please be courteous of other community members, otherwise you may be reported to the moderator for inappropriate use of this feature.


Interested in learning more about managing your preferences? Check out the How to: Manage preferences article.

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