The icons in the upper left portion of windows describe the access privileges you have within a given folder. The BBS system operator may assign you any combination of Write, Delete, See Files and See Folders access.
- The Pencil Icon indiccates write/no-write.
- The Trash Can Icon indiccates delete/no-delete.
- The Document Icon indiccates see files/no-see files.
- The Folder Icon indiccates see folders/no-see folders.
The most common access within a "Files" folder is "No Write, No Delete, See Files and See Folders." With these privileges you can download the files contained within that folder but cannot delete files, or add new files to the folder.
Conference areas access is usually : "Write, No Delete, See Files and See Folders." With these privileges you can create new topics within the conference and post your own messages to existing topics.