Write a Community Post in the MyFitnessPal app on iPhone 6

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Welcome to VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to write a post on the community forum in the My Fitness Pal app using the iPhone 6.

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Steps

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    To begin, unlock the phone by pressing the lock button on the right-hand side of the phone
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    Alternatively, press the big round button at the bottom of the phone called the home button.
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    Once the lock screen is up, simply swipe right to unlock the phone
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    Enter the passcode or press your finger on the home button, which doubles as a fingerprint scanner, if you have that option enabled.
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    Look for the "MyFitnessPal" app, which, in this case, is in the "Useful" folder
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    It is a blue icon with a white silhouette of someone jumping, and in the left-hand corner there is a little dumbell symbol. Tap it once to open the application.
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    It will automatically open to the homepage, where you can see the calories for the day, the option to "Get Connected", blog posts and news feed posts as well
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    In the bottom right-hand corner, tap "More" with the 3 horizontal dots
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    This will bring up the menu.
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    Find "Community" which is indicated by the speech bubble on the left-hand side in grey
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    Tap it once to open up the Community. It may take some time to load because it is a forum.
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    Here, there are the topics of the forum, click through the posts and read them if you want
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    It will load and then open.
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    At the top, there is a grey bar with 5 options; tap on the last option, the light grey pencil, to make a new post
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    The first option is to select a category; select a category then press "Done" when you are done
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    Choose from the main categories that are on the forum. In this example, it is "Motivation and Support".
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    Tap on the text box under "Discussion Title" to enter a title
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    In this example, it is "How to get motivated".
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    Tap on the text box below to type whatever you'd like
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    For this example, it is "how?!". You will want to write something more in-depth than that. Press "Done".
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    Press "Post Discussion" in the blue box to post it, or press "Cancel" to go back and not save anything
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    As you can see, it has posted successfully
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    Other people can reply, and you can reply to other people by tapping the text box under "Reply".
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    To go back, tap the back arrow in the top left corner
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    Press the house icon in the bottom left corner that says "Home" and you will be back on the home page where you began
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    That concludes the tutorial on how to post on the community forum on the MyFitnessPal application on the iPhone 6
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    If you have any questions or comments, please post them in the section below. Thank you for watching VisiHow.
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