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Overview

These discussion groups are available to foster communications between members of Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.

 

Main Group: Announce

Purpose: 

The main group is called "Announce" and is used only for announcements by the moderators. This provides a convenient way to reach everyone that is participating in any of the groups while keeping e-mail traffic to members at a minimum.

Membership: 

To Join:

 

Subgroups

Membership in the main "Announce" group is required before you can join any of these subgroups. Some of these subgroups are open to anyone who is a member of the main/Announce group. Others are intended only for specific roles/individuals and require further approval.

Subgroup Description
ADEC Announcements to and discussion between the Santa Clara County ARES/RACES District Emergency Coordinator (DEC) and Assistant District Emergency Coordinators (ADECs). You must be the DEC or an ADEC to join.
Drill-Planning Definition, discussion and coordination of Santa Clara County ARES/RACES drill activities. You must be part of the drill planning team to join.
EC Announcements to and discussion between city/agency Emergency Coordinators (ECs) and Assistant Emergency Coordinators (AECs). You must be an EC or AEC to join.
Email Discussion of and mutual user support for e-mail services and networking specific to Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.
HF Discussion of and mutual user support for HF radio communications specific to Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.
Hospital Discussion and coordination of Santa Clara County ARES/RACES hospital net activities. You must be a member of the hospital net to join.
MAC Announcements and discussion related to the Santa Clara County ARES/RACES Mutual Aid Communicator (MAC) Program.
Mesh Discussion of and mutual user support for broadband mesh networking applications and infrastructure specific to the Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.
Packet Discussion of and mutual user support for AX.25 packet radio networking specific to Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.
TCPIP Discussion of and mutual user support for TCP/IP networking specific to Santa Clara County ARES/RACES.

 

Reference

Setting Your Display Name and Profile Privacy in Groups.io:

Setting the "Display Name" and "Profile Privacy" is important for helping other group members know who is posting to the group. We recommend the following:

The procedure is as follows:

 

Using a Mail Forwarder with Groups.io:

Groups.io ensures that the address from which you send e-mails to the group is an address that is subscribed to the group. If you subscribe to one of our groups with a mail forwarder address, such as <call sign>@ARRL.net, e-mails that you send to the group will be rejected because they aren't sent from the mail forwarder address.

To allow emails to be sent to the group from a different address, follow this procedure:

 

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