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Guidelines

1. Generalities

1.1.Project participants – users registered on the forum "GoRails".
1.2.Administration - participants project (or faces), vested with unlimited rights in respect forum, TeamSpeak3 and project in a whole. On forum have title Administrator, in TeamSpeak3 group " GoRails."
1.3.The use of any VPN clients is strictly prohibited on the project "GoRails".
1.4.Each participant of the project bears full responsibility for the information published by him on the forum. The administration of the project "GoRails" is not responsible for the statements, opinions, views and actions of the project participants!
1.5.The official languages of communication on the project are Russian and English.
1.6.The rights of the participants of the GoRails project on the Internet are guaranteed and protected by The international Covenant on civil and political rights and the Convention for the protection of human rights and fundamental freedoms.
1.7.The administration has the right to make changes to these rules of the project (hereinafter-the Rules) at its discretion.
1.8. Ignorance of the rules is not an excuse!
1.9. These Rules apply to all participants of the project "GoRails".

2. Registration on the forum

2.1.When registering on the forum, the project participant must indicate a working e-mail address to get the link and activate your account.
2.2. Each participant can have only one (1) account on the forum "GoRails".
2.3. Name of on forum (nickname) stakeholder project not can be vulgar or offensive. 
2.4. Prohibited from registering the nickname, similar with already existing until such extent, that this can mislead other participants forum.
2.5. After registration on forum a participant pledges not to send messages, containing obscene, vulgar expression, expression containing threats and/or violate legislation the EU and trades abroad, and also-inciting religious, racial and interethnic enmity.
2.6. Only the "Site"field is used to place links in the profile. Links are not allowed in all other profile fields.

3. The creation of the

3.1. The title of the topic should be informative and reflect its essence. The name can not consist only of phrases: "help"; "need help"; "problem"; "what do you think", etc.
3.2. The topic should be placed in the corresponding thematic section of the forum. In case of erroneous creation of the topic in the wrong section, the project participant should make a note in his message (or send a message to the Administrator) with a request to move the topic to the appropriate section.
3.3. Prohibits:
3.3.1. Write the name of the theme which contains only capital letters.
3.3.2. Artificial maintenance of the topic by publishing messages that do not carry a semantic load.
3.3.3. Creation of identical threads.
3.3.4. Duplicate threads in different sections of the forum.

4. Publishing messages

4.1. The participant of the project should write in an accessible language so that any participant of the forum could understand it.
4.2. The themes that have shape the messages/statements, you must write strictly in form.
4.3. The participant should not use color tags and bold highlighting unnecessarily. They exist solely to highlight important thoughts, not the entire message.
4.4. It is forbidden to quote large parts of the text. It is enough to quote part of the message in order to understand what the answer refers to.
4.5. The participant forum should write font size 14 (14px). The font, the size of which differs from the usual, is used to highlight individual words, phrases, paragraphs, as well as special occasions (greetings, emergency announcements, etc.).
4.6. The project participant should write without errors. In case of difficulties - http://www.gramota.ru/
4.7. The project participant should not abuse slang, especially when it is not required.
4.8. Profanity in any form is prohibited.
4.9. It is forbidden to write messages in transliteration. In case of difficulties - http://www.translit.ru/
4.10. Do not leave pointless messages that do not carry the semantic load, flood, offtopic.
4.11. Strictly prohibited:
4.11.1. Publication of false information, slander.
4.11.2. Placing links to pirated and (or) pornographic resources.
4.11.3. Registration of the second nickname.
4.11.4. Threats, insults and swearing, including using profanity to other forum participants.
4.11.5. The use of dishonest methods of conducting discussions in the form of "distorting" statements of interlocutors, editing/deleting their own messages in order to distort/hide their original meaning, as well as provocations aimed at project participants, as a result of which these Rules may be violated.
4.11.7. Create messages that contain only capital letters.
4.11.8. Advertising, not agreed with the Administration of the project "GoRails".
4.11.9. Intentional damage and (or) distortion of the name or nickname of the project participant.
4.11.10. Advertising and promotion of sites/goods/services of erotic or pornographic orientation. 

5. Participation in the multiplayer

5.1.All multiplayer is organized and conducted in accordance with the requirements of the Collection of instructions and rules on the Railways RTrainSim (SIP). 
5.2.Multiplayer takes place only in the official communication channels of the project "GoRails". The official communication channels are TeamSpeak 3 server ts3.gorails.org and discord-server "Multiplayer GoRails" (link-invitation: https://discord.gg/PCpHKEF ).
5.3.Participation in multiplayer can not be limited due to the activities of the project participant on any other resource (project).

6. Avatar and signature

6.1. Each participant can set their own avatar.
6.2. Avatar should not contain obscene elements.
6.3. Avatars and captions should not contain bright, contrasting colors, cutting eyes and distracting attention.
6.4. Signatures should not be more than three lines.
6.5. The signature font must not be larger than 12.
6.6. Signatures must not contain abusive and obscene expressions and must comply with these rules.
6.7. Captions must not contain images or links.
In exceptional cases, no.

7. When communicating in the official communication channels of the project "GoRails" is prohibited:

7.1. To be expressed by obscene abuse, to write the messages containing in itself in the explicit or implicit form offensive expressions and abusive words, incitement of ethnic strife.
7.2. Use nicknames (nicknames) that contain offensive or obscene words.
7.3. Use senseless old aliases (nicknames).
7.4. To use other people's nicks (nicknames).
7.5. The use of an avatar containing: rude, offensive and obscene language, pornography, any kind of discrimination, etc.
7.6. Create interference that interferes with the communication of other participants.
7.7. To use a method of activation of the microphone “voice Activation” and “Continuous transmission”.
7.8. To advertise third-party sites, groups, resources, projects of other TeamSpeak servers in any form (in the description, in the name, in the conversation, in the name of the channel, etc.) without prior agreement with the Administration.
7.9. Offend, humiliate and belittle other project participants in TeamSpeak 3, their opinions, views on life, as well as the provocation of such statements and any transition to personality.

8. Punishments

8.1. For a minor violation, the project participant receives a verbal warning. In case of ignoring the warning, or gross violation of these rules, more severe penalties are applied up to permanent blocking on the project.
8.2. In some cases, pre-moderation is applied to project participants. 
8.3. In some cases, the Administration may apply an individual decision regarding the imposition of punishment.
8.4. For violation of points 2.2-2.6 the participant of the project can be blocked or removed.
8.5. Administrator actions not subject to discussion.

9. On the forum welcome

9.1. Friendly attitude to other participants of the project. The ability to listen and respect the interlocutor, even if views differ, is the main value of the project.
9.2. Placement of any useful information in accordance with the topics of the forums, for example-thematic articles.
9.3. Any tips, questions, assistance in the appropriate sections of the forum.
9.4. Placement of links to interesting resources of the network on forum topics.

10. Administrators and Moderators

10.1. Moderators - project participants who have editing and moderation rights on the forum and in TeamSpeak3, as well as holding any positions in the administration of Railways.  
10.1. Moderators have the right to hide, edit, move or close topics if you violate the rules. Moderators have the right to remove posts and topics.
10.2. Some topics the Moderators have the right to allow certain derogations from the rules in the context of specific topics and the forum in General.
10.3. The administration and moderation of the forum reserves the right to refuse to participate in multipliers, as well as to restrict participation in certain events without explanation, or in cases where they affect the operation and conduct of multipliers.
10.4. Actions of Moderators are not subject to discussion. If you disagree with the actions of a Moderator, you must send a complaint with a full history of correspondence to the Administrator or via the feedback form.
10.5. Actions and decisions of Administrators on all issues are final and are not subject to discussion.
10.6. It is STRICTLY forbidden to delete the notes made by the Moderator or Administrator in messages.