User privacy considerations in this forum

We are still working on the Privacy Policy and the Terms of Use of the Movement Strategy Forum. They will be completed during the community review. In the meantime, we provide here information about privacy for users of this platform.

If you have any questions, please ask.

Privacy and user preferences

User preferences related to privacy:

  • Under Notifications, there is “Allow other users to send me personal messages”.
  • Under Users, there are options to ignore and mute other users and to select specific users that can send you messages.
  • Under Interface, there is “Hide my public profile and presence features”.

Forum features and settings

Forum features and site settings related to privacy:

  • Moderators and administrators have access to recent IPs of logged-in users.
  • Administrators have access to the email addresses of logged-in users.
  • Administrators have access to any non-encrypted communications in the forum, including private messages.
  • User profiles and the list of MS Forum users are visible to logged-in users only, not to anonymous users.
  • Currently only users with trust level 2 or above can send private messages.

Other considerations


Our legal team has reviewed and approved both the Terms of Service and the Privacy Policy. They are now live and effective, as of August 1, 2022.

Terms of Service

Privacy Policy