RonelleAntoinette wrote:I haven't done any of that. I did check the FAQ's about how to start a new topic, and I don't see any of the options on my screen that it says to use.
Where do you try to open a topic? On each of the forums there is a 'new topic' tab at the left side of the page. Pressing on it will enable you to start a new thread.
Before doing that, please read our Topic Creation Guidelines.