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Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions
Where are older critiques stored? Do you have archive files?
How does it all work...give me the basics
Where is the newbie page?
Copyright of stories sent to Critique Circle
How do I change or hide my full name?
How safe is my story?
I'm still nervous to dive in...what should I do?
Where can I see how to write a critique?
Can I have multiple accounts?
Can I change my username?
If I delete a story do I get my credits back?
How do I edit my profile?
How does the search bar work?
Accounts and Preferences
I can't log in, what do I do?
Can you change your user name?
What if I want to leave CC?
What is a Trial account?
Why is a user account closed?
Can I share my account?
How can I change my email address?
How long does it take for a new member to get a password?
How do I change my password?
How do I receive more/fewer emails from CritiqueCircle.com?
The Story Queue
Why can't I see all the previous stories?
How do I delete a story that is in the Upcoming section?
Sometimes I click on a link but the story's not there. Why?
How does the Newbie Queue work?
Lengthy queue wait times--what can I do as a CC member?
Why was my story moved to a different queue?
How do I create my own queue?
Can I change category after submitting to the queue?
Why was my story archived?
Why does my upcoming story go up and down in the queue?
How can I see an old story I submitted?
How do I delete one of my older stories?
How does autosave work?
How is my Critique Grade calculated?
How do Classic critiques work?
How do Inline critiques work?
How do I know if the critique I submitted has been accepted?
Why is the word count different when I submit the critique?
Can I read critiques on other peopleís texts?
Do I get credits for critiquing previous stories?
What if I just donít know how to critique?
What if I want to delete the critiques I've written?
Writing a critique
I'm confused about Inline Crits!
Practical instructions: critiquing
How do I rate a critique?
I think I'm missing a critique! What are unapproved crits?
What is "Return the favour"?
Why do some inline crits become frozen?
What if I'm offended by a critique I received?
Can I send in a long story?
Does the Critique Circle accept any type of material?
Can I submit work that has already been published?
Can I submit an erotica story?
How do I warn Critiquers about the content of my story?
What is a Full-Manuscript Crit?
Can I submit texts in languages other than English?
How long should my submission be?
Can I send 2 short stories to make the minimum word count?
Can I submit poetry?
Can I email you a story to see if it is suitable?
Can I submit fan-fiction?
Into what queue should I submit my story?
Can I submit a nonfiction article?
If I delete my story from the queue do I get my credits back
Practical instructions: submitting a story
Can I edit my own upcoming story before it is up for review?
When can a story be hidden?
Why has the formatting gone wrong when I submit a piece?
Can I have multiple stories in the Queues?
What if my story isn't suitable for teens?
How long can my Author notes be?
Preserving formatting from MS Word
How long do I have to wait until my text is critiqued?
Credits and Grades
How do credits work?
Can we change the credit system?
How do you calculate activity rank?
Do you lose your credits if you don't use them regularly?
Where do I see my critique rating?
Do I need a certain amount of credits to submit a story?
Can you donate credits to people?
What happens if I mark a story as a favorite
What is a Free Pass?
How many queues can I have as a premium member?
How do I create a dedicated reader system?
Someone I know has vanished from the members list. Why?
What is the Hook Queue?
What is the thick skin club?
What if I don't want people to see my activity?
Does 'Hide My Activity' make it so no one can read my crit?
Why is the sky blue?
What is a Star Critiquer?
What is padding?
What are the different statuses of stories?
Why did my private messages disappear?
What if someone plagiarizes my story?
About Critique Circle
How can I help the Critique Circle?
Who is the Critique Circle for?
Can I print out pages from Critique Circle?
How do I contact an administrator?
How do I report a bug?
Can I write a blog for CC?
Who are the CC moderators?
How does the Critique Circle work?
Is there any way to view archived threads?
Can I remove all my forum posts from this site?
How do I keep a thread on-topic?
Are there any forum rules?
How can I tell if a subject has been discussed before?
What exactly is a thread?
Can I post content outside of CC in the forums?
Novels: Creating your first Novel
What is Premium Gold Membership?
How do I use the classifieds?
How do I buy a premium subscription?
Do members lose their stories if I delete my private queue?
How do I choose an icon?
What happens to my queues if I stop being a Premium member?
When will my Premium account expire?
Is my private forum free from tampering from the admins?
Can I submit any type of material to my private Queues?
What does Branch/Lock/Continue/Archive thread do?
Can I remove members from my Queue/forum?
Can I edit stories while they are up for review?
Can I pick a new user icon?
How does the Buddy system work?
How do I delete a private queue?
How do I create a private critique group?
I've signed up for Premium but nothing happens! Why?
What does it mean to make a forum post sticky?
Novels: Deleting from a novel
Novels: Submitting stories into a novel
Novels: Adding existing submissions to a novel
Novels: Adding chapters to your novel
Novels: Reading a Novel
Novels: Using Outlines
Novels: What is the Novel System?
How do I cancel an automatically recurring subscription?
Do I need new queues when I go from Premium to Premium Gold?
How do I add to my Buddy List?
How do I invite a member to my queue?
Would you like your own showcase of your work?
What happens when my premium subscription expires?
I invited a member to my queue, but it says registration.
What is a Premium member?
How do I invite someone to my personal forum?
How can I renew my premium membership?
Can I buy credits?
Features and Tools
How do page bookmarks work?
How to arrange your queues
Is there any way to make the font size bigger?
How do I use Manuscript Progress?
How do I claim authorship for a book I've written?
How do I use
How can I see who is logged in?
Using the notebook for plotting
How does the
How does the Spell Checker work?
If my prompt is accepted, how long until it comes up?
How do story bookmarks work?
How do I add a book I am reading/have read/etc.?
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