Only one account:
You're only allowed to have one account per IP. If you have forgotten, or lost your email to your account please contact a staff member. Discuss with an administrator if there's more than one user in your household that plays MC-TVE, and will be creating an account.
The uploading of any illegal material to this site is forbidden. Posting is a form of uploading. Linking to pages that provide illegal material from this site is also forbidden. The list of illegal materials includes, but is not limited to, pornography, psychoactive drugs, bootleg software, software designed to circumvent legal restrictions, and any material that such a program would produce.
Any message that is intended to be visible to only the sender and recipient is considered private. If you feel that a private message sent to you is offensive in any manner, report it to a member of the staff. Private messages will not be moderated unless reported. When you report a private message, include details: quoted text, screenshots, or forwarded messages.
You are only allowed to use English in any publicly visible context of this site.
Even though race and other personal details can be masked in this environment, do not post racist, sexist, or otherwise discriminatory messages.
This isn't that type of site. Don't talk about sexually orientated or any other obscene subject.
Abuse of Forum Mechanics and Forms:
Abuse of any forum mechanics, in any form, is not allowed, and is considered a serious offense. This applies to reputation, hiding posts, or otherwise changing the dynamic of the forums and it's purpose to anything other than it's intended function.
Any post that can be deemed to clearly contain the intent to attack, piss off, or put down another party, or is considered to be particularly threatening to the peace is not allowed, and will be subject to staff discretion. This includes any flaming, trolling, excessive or ridiculous arguing, or any other interpretations made by the staff member(s) present.
P.S. No, you don't have the right to free speech. This is the internet, and a private enterprise. We are more than happy to accommodate you and let you speak your mind, but we also have to protect our players and forums. Play by our rules or go home.
While moderate swearing is tolerated, excessively cursing or cursing in an offensive context is considered to be against the rules, and is subject to staff discretion.
Uploading irrelevant or meaningless material is not allowed. Post spamming to increase post count is also not allowed. Posts that do not contribute to the topic at hand are also considered spam. Designation of spam is considered under staff discretion.
Trading Services or Products:
Offering or Soliciting items and/or services for purposes unrelated to the Totally Vanilla Experience Minecraft Server is not allowed and will be treated in kind as Advertising. Items and/or services as they pertain to the server are allowed and encouraged!
You are only allowed to bump a thread every 24 hours. If you post two or more posts in a row you may be infracted. Use the edit button instead.
Do not make two or more posts or threads about the same subject unless the old thread has gone cold.
Do not revive a thread (post in a thread) that's over four weeks old unless you're the original poster.
Player specific threads:
Do not post a thread to be directly posted to one player, this is what private messages and walls are for.
If you are going to reply to a thread make sure it's in response to the original post, and not someone else's post.
Any member who does not follow said rules will be banned from the site.