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Do not derail threads or post completely unrelated topics in a thread.
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This is an English forum (other than a few specific, labelled subforums). If you're going to post in another language, also add the text in English, even if from online translator.
Do not advertise (including in signatures) the sale of turnkey (i.e. pre-made) plugins, work-for-hire is fine.
Do not blank out posts. Additionally, if you solve your problem post the solution for others to find.
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If you post (or see a post) in the wrong section, use the Report Post button to request it be moved rather than replying to the thread.
You do not need to own the game on Steam to participate in these forums. However, publicizing violations of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) will result in a ban. This includes...
Linking to sites that are targeted toward cracking Steam or circumventing its copyright protection.
Asking for support against cracked or illegitimate versions of Steam, either directly or via evidence in your request.
Mentioning that you, or promoting the act of, cracking Steam or circumventing its copyright protection.
Promoting the running of "no-steam" servers, or publicizing that you run such servers.
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