We've tried to keep our site simple and intuitive to use. There are a bunch of useful features of our site which are outlined below. You can get back to this help page from anywhere on our site by using access key 0 (zero) or clicking the Help link at the bottom right of each page.
The first thing to know about our website is that it is all about "Personal Servers". If you're not interested in personal server technology you won't find much of interest here. We aim to bring you everything there is to know about running your own server. We're a brand new service and there is still lots of work to do! Read on to learn more about our website. If you're looking to get started the site map is a good place for that.
The home page is a useful starting point into our site. You can access the home page from anywhere on our site by clicking the personalserver.com link in the top left or the Home navigation link in the first position on the nav bar at the top right. You can use access key 1 (one) to get back to the home page from anywhere on our site.
Breadcrumbs let you know where you are in relation to our whole site. They are displayed in the top-left corner of every page.
On any page within our site you can return to the top of the page by clicking the Back to Top link in the bottom left hand corner of any page. You can use access key b to get back to the top of any page.
The bottom left hand corner of every page includes Previous and Next links which you can use to navigate to the previous or next article. In theory you could start at the home page and continually press the Next link to read our entire site!
To navigate to the previous or next article use the links in the bottom left of your browser window or use access key p or n respectively.
A link to the site map can be found at the bottom of each page. The site map provides an overview of all the content and features of our site. Use access key 3 (three) for quick access to the site map from any page on our site.
There is a search facility in the top right hand corner of every page on
our site. You can use the search facility to find content with specific
words. The search facility accepts the
* (asterisk) as a
wildcard. A wildcard search matches any text. For example a search for
jo*n would match both
Note that searches are not case sensitive, they match capital letters and
lowercase letters equally.
Use access key
for quick access to the search facility from any page on our site.
Most content on our website is available for reuse/duplication under the terms of our content license. Links to the content license are available at the bottom of each page. You can jump to the license terms from any page on our site using access key 5 (five).
As indicated at the bottom of each page most content on our website is copyright our developers and used under license by Blackbrick. You can jump to the list of copyright holders from any page on our site using access key 6 (six).
If you would like to get in touch with us for any reason at all we would be very happy to hear from you. You can find our contact details and a web-based contact form on our contact page which is also linked from the top navigation bar. You can jump to the contact page from anywhere on our site using access key 9 (nine).
You can use the following Access Keys to navigate directly to particular pages on our site. You need to press the correct modifier keys in addition to the access key. The modifier keys vary depending on both your operating system and your browser. You can read about access keys in different browsers. We have tried to auto-detect the correct modifier keys for you in the table below.
|Alt + 0||Help|
|Alt + 1||Home|
|Alt + 2||Sign-up|
|Alt + 3||Site map|
|Alt + 4||Search|
|Alt + 5||License|
|Alt + 6||Copyright notice|
|Alt + 8||Terms of Service|
|Alt + 9||Contact us|
|Alt + p||Previous article|
|Alt + n||Next article|
|Alt + b||Back to top of page|
|Alt + i||Login|
|Alt + o||Logout|
|Alt + f|
|Alt + t|
|Alt + v||Validate HTML|