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REGISTER
You need a valid email address and to click the verification link
 
To register a new account:
  1. Go to alphasnip.com
  2. Click Login
  3. Click Registerthen fill in your name, email, and password
  4. Click Submit
  5. Check your email inbox for the verification link from AlphaSnip. If it's not there, look in your spam inbox. Activate your account by clicking Verify
Watch this video on registering here
 
 

 

UPLOAD A SNIP
Upload your Snip today and get portfolio features after it is published.
 
To upload a Snip:
  1. Log in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click Upload Snip
  3. In Title bar add your Snip's name
  4. Add Tags showing your Snip's category
  5. Add Version info for your Snip
  6. Add a Preview Picture for your Snip
  7. Add Codes like HTML, CSS, Xbasic, JavaScript etc. to make your Snip function
  8. Add to READ ME to describe your Snip
  9. Add HELP instructions for setting your Snip
  10. Attach your Snip's components, compressed in a zip file
  11. Click Submit
 
Watch the Upload Snip demo here
 
Note:



 

DOWNLOAD A SNIP
Only registered members are able to download Snips
 
To download a Snip:
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Select a Snip
  3. Click Download tab and then click Download button
  4. Click OK
 
Note:
Extract the downloaded zip file in a folder and read the installation steps in the HOW TO tab



 

ADD A PORTFOLIO
Any AlphaSnip  member with a Snipublished can create a portfolio
 
To add a portfolio:
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click Account, then Profile
  3. Click Edit, then New Portfolio
  4. Update each row of information
  5. Click Upload Image to upload your company logo
  6. Click Save to submit
 
Note:
You need to refresh your page to see the change.



 

PRIVACY SETTING
Control your profile by setting up what to display or hide 
 
To edit the privacy settings:
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com.
  2. Go to Account button and then click Profile button.
  3. Click  Edit icon and choose sections (General, contact, about us, etc).
  4. Choose the display option to show/hide
  5. Click Submit.
 
Note:
Please note that we rely on your account email address to prove your account ownership. If you ever lose access to your account, we will need one of these pieces of information to help reset your password and prove your account ownership. For this reason, it’s important to always make sure that the email address on your account is up-to-date.

User Manual


Accounts

Register a new account

  1. Go to alphasnip.com
  2. Click Login
  3. Click Register: then fill in your name, email, and password
  4. Click Submit
  5. Check your email inbox for the verification link from AlphaSnip. If it's not there, look in your spam inbox
  6. Activate your account by clicking Verify

Watch this video on registering here



Snips

Uploading a Snip
  1. Log in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click Upload Snip
  3. In Tittle bar add your Snip's name
  4. Add Tags showing your Snip's category
  5. Add Version info for your Snip
  6. Add a Preview Picture for your Snip
  7. Add Codes like HTML, CSS, Xbasic, JavaScript etc. to make your Snip function
  8. Add to READ ME to describe your Snip
  9. Add HELP instructions for setting your Snip
  10. Attach your Snip's components, compressed in a zip file
  11. Click Submit

Watch the Snip Upload Demo here

Note

Downloading a Snip
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Select a Snip
  3. Click Download tab and then click Download button
  4. Click OK

Note

Extract the downloaded zip file in a folder and read the installation steps in the HOW TO tab

Setting up Snips
  1. Extract zip file in a folder
  2. Put it in Alpha project directory
  3. Open component in Alpha
  4. Follow steps on Help tab section


General

Editing your profile picture
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on Account , then Profile
  3. Click on Edit, then General
  4. Click on the Image, then Folder; select your picture and click Upload
  5. Click Submit

Note

Use square picture

Editing description
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on Account, then Profile
  3. Click on Edit, then General
  4. Click on Short Description and edit the text in the box
  5. Click Submit
Editing your name
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on Account, then Profile
  3. Click on Edit, then General
  4. Click on User Name and edit text in the box
  5. Click Submit

Note

Filling in General is optional; you can leave it blank



Add User Services

Add the services you offer to clients in this section

Editing user services
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on Account, then Profile
  3. Click Edit, then Services
  4. Type Services in service boxes 1-4
  5. Type Description of services
  6. Set the display setting:
    Yes to make it visible to other members
    No to make it invisible.
  7. Click Submit


About

Briefly describe yourself

Editing about
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on Account, then Profile
  3. Click Edit, then About Us
  4. Update the text in the box
  5. Click Submit


Contact

Editing contact
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on Account, then Profile
  3. Click Edit, then Contact Us
  4. Update each box
  5. Set the display setting:
    Yes to make it visible to other members
    No to make it invisible
  6. Click Submit


Portfolios

Adding a portfolio
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click Account, then Profile
  3. Click Edit, then New Portfolio
  4. Update each row of information
  5. Click Upload Image to upload your company logo
  6. Click Save to submit
Editing a portfolio
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on Account, then Profile
  3. Click the Portfolio to be edited
  4. Edit the information in each row
  5. Click Upload Image to change the portfolio's image
  6. Click Save to submit

Note

You need to refresh your page to see the change

Deleting a portfolio
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on Account, then Profile
  3. Click the Portfolio to be deleted
  4. Click on x
  5. Click Yes to confirm the deletion


Liking and Bookmarking Snips

Like a Snip
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on a Snip to preview
  3. Click on Like
Bookmark a Snip
  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on a Snip to preview
  3. Click on Bookmark



Security

Changing your password

  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click on Account, then Profile
  3. Click Edit, then Privacy
  4. Type your current password.
  5. Type your new password and confirm it
  6. Click Submit

Forgotten your password?

  1. Sign in to alphasnip.com
  2. Click Login, then Forgot password
  3. Type your registered email
  4. Click Get Password
  5. Check your email and use the login details