Privacy Policy

When you register at ThinkClassic (, the information you provide on registration can be seen by administrators. This includes the username and email address. The server also records the last IP address used to access the site. All community forums do this - it's most commonly used for email notifications, group mailing and spam countermeasures, among other board operations. In addition, the web server also records the following information for statistical purposes:

This information is collected for statistical and forum management purposes only.

When a new user registers here at ThinkClassic, this information is handled automatically by the forum software. The username is entered automatically into the database and a new user record is created. From there, the email address and IP address are automatically checked against a central database called StopForumSpam to see whether the information follows any known patterns used by forum spammers.

Administrators can retrieve an email address after registration is complete. The FluxBB software is designed this way. Generally, we should never have to access it. However, there are three circumstances in which we may choose to:

Access to Information

In the unlikely event of an investigation, a law enforcement agency or other government agency may exercise its legal authority to inspect ThinkClassic's internet service provider's logs.

Use and disclosure of personal information

Personal information provided to ThinkClassic when you send us a message will only be used for the purpose for which you have provided it.


Cookies are pieces of information that a website can transfer to an individual's computer hard drive. The information remains on your computer after the Internet session until the expiry time. Cookies are used to identify registered users of our forum when you log on to our forum discussions you can ask for a cookie to remember your password and computer so that you don't need to logon for future sessions.