09.02.2021

PIUG Public Discussion Forum - instructions to join

The PIUG, a sister organisation of the PDG, hosts a public discussion forum for topics related to patent information. This is how to subscribe to this discussion forum:

When you first go to the PIUG webpage (https://www.piug.org/) and you are not logged in, you will see the Public Discussion Forum from the Forum tab on the top toolbar:1

 

This takes you to the Public Discussion page (https://www.piug.org/PIUG-PF).

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If you choose Subscribe to Forum, it is going to ask for your login credentials:

7If you have credentials, enter you email and password. Click Subscribe to forum.

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5You’re finished and can now contribute to the PIUG discussion forum!

 

If you DON’T have login credentials, you will need to refer to the 2nd paragraph: In order to comment or create new topics, you must join the PIUG-DF at:

6SCROLL DOWN to the middle of the page and click the following. Please Note: Joining the PIUG discussion forum is FREE:

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Then Click NEXT, at the bottom right-hand corner of the page.

SCROLL DOWN to the bottom of the page and you will be asked to enter your email address:

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Then Click NEXT, at the bottom right-hand corner of the page.

SCROLL DOWN and you will be asked to Fill in an application form.

10Fill in the information and Click NEXT at the bottom right-hand corner of the page.

SCROLL DOWN and you will be asked to Review and Confirm.

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You’re finished and can now contribute to the PIUG discussion forum! 

(27th January 2021)