English FTD tutorial

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In 2011 a Dutch judge ordered FTD to stop offering their service. This tutorial will be kept here online so that people will be able to see what FTD was and which functionality it had.


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Welcome to the tutorial for the program called 'FTD'! FTD is a program that serves a Dutch Usenet community. Although it is a Dutch program we see more and more English folks using FTD.

With this tutorial we hope to make the FTD experience available to everyone who does not understand Dutch! With this program people let each other know what they have spotted in newsgroups on Usenet.

Subjects that will be discussed in this tutorial are:

  1. Configuration
  2. Viewing and storing spots
  3. Spots: advanced functionality
  4. Adding new spots
  5. Categories and filters

We will not waste any time explaining how to install the program since it is pretty straightforward, even for people who cannot understand Dutch. You will have to choose an install directory and click a couple of times on 'Volgende' (next).

Remember this: Binaries4all is not the same as FTD.
This tutorial was written by Binaries4all and only explains how FTD works. On our forum we answer questions about the program but we can't help you with problems regarding your FTD (forum) account. For help with those problems you need to contact the FTD crew.

Let's move on to the next chapter: Configuration