A Beginner's Guide to the Forums

I have searched long and hard and it seems no one has made a tutorial on the community. All these new members flooding in need some help to understand the guidelines, profile setup, trust levels etc-.

Lets give them help through this thread with a tutorial for new members!

Learning the Community


For those new members the hardest thing to do is start. Where they can start?

Before anything you must learn about our trust levels. What are trust levels? Trust levels are levels of rank in which a player can earn on the community. The higher the rank the higher the privileges. As a new member you will start out as basic.

Follow this link to the trust level page, which gives you an idea of what needs to be completed before upgrading your rank.

  • Basic
  • Member
  • Regular
  • Leader

Rules and Regulations

Yes it might be a pain but we do have laws and guidelines here at the community. Make sure to read through all the guidelines this can help you through the community.

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Getting started

Now lets get you started! Probably the first thing you need to change is your profile. Having an active profile and biography will help boost popularity. People probably feel more comfortable around you.

To edit your profile simply tap on your profile picture located to the top right of the screen.

Once inside, this will show your activity. Click on it once more to get the full size page or tap/click the settings pictures. This will take you to your preferences. Scroll down and edit your profile pic, background, background card, information etc-.

Now you have a profile you can begin browsing the community. To search a category simply tap on the stacked pile of books, next to the profile picture. If you want to search a thread directly, press on the magnifying glass.

Creating a topic

When you’re creating a topic you must make sure you have read the community guidelines, because this may affect what happens to your thread.

As a basic your privilege to create threads in other categories is limited, I personally suggest you stick with General for the time being. As your rank increases, more and more categories will unlock!

When creating a topic you must tap/click the + New Topic this will slide open a page from below. Here follow the boxes to where you place your information.



General: If anything that you want to discuss doesn’t fit in these categories put it in General.

Broswing threads

To browse the threads just scroll through each category. If you want for example the latest threads go to the stack of books and click Latest at the top.


Whats a badge? Badges are little achievement like things to help gain your upgrade to another level. To view them go to your profile and click Badges.


Flagging is a form of report on a thread/post. If a post or thread is not following a guideline properly, flag it and it will be sent to a staff. But this can happen to you and doesn’t help your level.

Virtual Airline Category - New!

In the virtual airline category, you must first be a trust level 2 member, before you create threads.

When creating any thread for this category, it can only be virtual airline/group/alliance related. Or in some cases other discussions that are affiliated with virtual airlines.

What if you see a VA that you want to join? Most likely the instructions will be on the post, on how to apply for that VA. If not they will usually have a website which should have a member system for there VA.

Beginners help
Some Forum members (and their desire to be a mod)
Aircraft stats in the aircraft selection menu
American Airlines B777-200ER
An Inaugural Flight @OMAA - 031000ZSEP18
[CLOSED] Real Life Airport #1 @ KEWR - 162030ZDEC17
Thoughts on the Airbus A380plus
Run And Break Option
Adding the ability to do cold and dark start up to all planes
Second status bar at the top
Remembrance day flight
Dear infinite flight dev team
Ability to control rudder with left/right device movement about a vertical axis
Pilots Log Improvements
Hawaiian Airlines New Livery!(PLEASE ADD THIS TO IF)
Aircraft unstable during a crosswind landing?
Multiplayer Cockpits?
What is this piece?
Airbus A330/340
Crj 200 - A330 and others
App Crash
Let the regions return!
Interjet Airbus A320
Airbus 380-800 no lights in cockpit for instrument panels
Addition Idea: E-4 Nightwatch
Landing Lights [Duplicate Topic]
Has anyone heard
Cockpit Interior
Poll: Gear Brake Sound to be Added
New Here Guys!.....
Favourite Airplane Liveries
What is your dream airline?
Question sur le forum
'Action' Button for all commercial aircraft
Please add a separate one time purcase for global flight
Why can't I request a feature?
Holiday Flight Event (Details to Come)
E4B and the Concorde
Request: Additional ATC commands for communication between Tower/Ground and Tower/Approach
Strange thing on Plane Finder.
Eurowings and Germanwings liveries for IF
Live events menu page
Goodbye Delta 747.....
Cockpit shadows too dark
Boeing 787-9 Flaps 10°, 17° and 18°
Frontier JetExpress CRJ-700
American Airlines B737-800 | Retro Livery
Virtual Airline Server
How do I post in Real World Aviation?
Trust levels
Trust levels
Military Aircraft
Same planes; more realism.
Sas livery CRJ-900
Flight Plan Leg Color Coding
Air Canada Virtual Airline
Will be trying to do a LIVE flight tomorrow from KDEN ——> KMDW
Hi Everyone!
Some Lufthansa Pics
If Old Aircraft Were Offered a Redesign...
Who wants an ERJ-145?
Turkish Airlines Virtual
Add de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter
Guess the Atc tower : Part 2
RAF Coastal Flight Today
Who else watches aviation videos?
MYR Planespotting
Boeing wing flex
Making an event
New Planes:
Emirates buys 36 Airbus a380 [and how not to use punctuation]
New Crafts (Blackbird and Helicopters) etc.
realistic airport event @ VIDP 102200ZFEB18
El Al 747-400
Speed tape for flaps
Taxiway Lights
TAROM 737-800 and 700 Series
Hawaiian Airlines 787-9
Nova livery AZUL (E-195)
Aircraft Interiors
Bulgaria Air to see maiden Airbus A330 this year
Emirates Sky Cargo Boeing 747-8F
Add more General Aviation Aircraft
Flying around the world (0200Z 24d03m2018y)
(RE-ARRANGED). Qantas Virtual’s Texas Day Event! @ KDFW - 192100ZMAR18
IF adding in the A350
Seeing the Augusta westland 101 merlin
Spirit Airlines A321 Flight from Denver International Airport (KDEN) to Tampa International Airport (KTPA)
Infinite Flight Should Do This
What is your favorite and hated airline(s)?
Posting in #Features
Around the world Trip
RAAS for Infinite Flight?
Adding the Antonov?
Formation flight any one?
Suggestions for IF
Favorite special Livery?
Qatar Airways a350-900
What was your bumpiest flight?
Flight around the carriben (start of world tour)
Fill it up! KMSP Airport Event April 20
Concorde after CRJ update?
What Do You Think Is The Worst Airport you ever been to.
When travelling from London, whom do you choose? (RL)
Ryanair Hate
West jet 787 with new livery
Malaysia Airlines New Livery
Boeing 737 MAX with Spilt scimitar
Gulf air a330
More fighters or rework?
Adding Sounds to Violations
Does anyone one know were I could suggest new planes
Cessna 172 Crash at Rotterdam the Hague
Interactive Cockpit
When can i create a topic in Features?
announce quick stop and layover
Transavia #5666 Diverted Due to Smelly Passenger
ATR Virgin Australia
Condor Suggestion!
New liveries for A340, A330.
Avro RJ series
Let's Show PSA How It's Done! @ KCLT - 032100ZJUL18
New planes or rework?
Airbus A330-300 KLM Livery
New engine sounds for each plane?
Airplanes you have seen in real life (that you know the plane and registration)
England Team return - Birmingham Airport
Mototok to push back airplanes
Which Kuwaiti Airline you Want to see in IF ??
Wish for Embrear 145
Landing Smoke
NOTAM: Generation Aviation Only
Captain Jazz enters the game
Spotting the Qantas A380 at KDFW
How do i contact a Recruiter?
Favourite Livery
Needs of Indian livery
Paper Plane Models REMADE
Who want to fly with me! (Only 1 pilot)
Design Your Own Airplane!
Feedback to other players
Suggestion! please read!
Top Requested Plane?
Lufthansa MD11F
Early Morning Air Canada flights
What reminded you of 2012 but in AVIATION....
cargo night flight @LTBA 200200ZAUG18
ERJ family
Unrealistic Expectations of Training Server ATC
Real World Aviation
Great Job Controllers
American Eagle Embraer
Flying around
what do you think of aircanada?
Ability to Message/Chat with Other Pilots During Flight
Ability to Message other Pilots
IFAM Event - Blue Skies
WANTED: Experienced Executive Staffers for new VA
Antique Airliners
What diamond airplane would you have
Flyout out of KIND - @ KIND - 181900ZAUG18
FPS bar.
Let’s fill up KPVD! @KPVD August 1, 2018 6:00 PM GMT
What Updates Should Infinite Flight Get?
Suggestion for a few aircraft to be taken into conciseration to be added.
Pictures from summer. Last summer
A Day At KAPA With Key Lime Air
Taxi lights, taxi lane lights, runway lights
Taxi lights, taxi lane lights, runway lights
Airplane cockpit lights
Easyjet A321
request add from airline Air Algeria
[Open] 7/21/2018 Event to where you want to fly. Location KMIA.
taxi lights on ground
Who has ever thought about starting an airline?
Aircraft carriers
Airbus A220
Eagle/Vail, Co Fly out (Real World Routes) KEGE - 111130ZJUL18
A330 livery update
3D Airports and Cities
Rule Britannia: EGLL, 00:00 BST Today
How to create a topic in Features?
Rain Effect
A few questions
What trust level do you need to message? What do you need to do to get that rank?
Boulton Paul "Defiant"
Aer Lingus A320 livery
London Gatwick (EGKK) Big Event 211200ZJUL18
Laudamotion A321
Gulf air Grand Prix a330
Gulfstream family
Ryanair is your choice!
F-14 with new engine (F-14/F-110-GE-400)
New Plane
A319 Landing
I'm New, I need some help!
When is the update?
Help a new player!
Air Mobility Command (AMC) Callsigns
How Do I Get a Higher Trust Level?
Introducing Frontier Virtual!
I can’t vote on features
New to the Community
Engine start/stop
Grey Star Airport Spoting
Shared Cockpit
Royal Australian AirForce flight down to Amberly AirBase
Flight London city to Cardiff
Show/Hide Political Map Borders
What plane do you fly the most on Infinite Flight?
Grade Question
Regular Re-Shuffle || New Expectations
Military Planes
New ATC Message
Airports In infinite flight
Airports In infinite flight
5 hours British Airways Event
Continuously have to restore purchases
Continuously have to restore purchases
A Few Reminders!
Wanted planes in IF
Wanted planes in IF
A321 vs A320
New to the game
New to the game
New to the game
What is the ugliest antonov plane in your opinion
Is it worth it
Damage and random anomalies
ups @ksdf
First post.
First post.
Attention all mods
Attention all mods
Attention all mods
Ercan International Airport, Cyprus
Infinite Flight won't start on PC
What plane should we add to IF ?
Santos Dumont Airport vs Congonhas Airport.
What plane should we add to IF ?
Ryanair Flight Event - First Ryanair Ireland-Poland route done in infinite flight!
Help me with the forums
creating a new topic about features
Invitation to Visit
MaxAvSafety: BREAKING; Vans RV-7 (GA) Down in AZ Gila Bend Mtns
Yananyi dreaming Qantas 737-800
Yananyi dreaming Qantas 737-800
Unable to Reply
Are flight plans meant to show on TS1 and Casual servers on liveflight?
Out of control Aircraft
Implement the f 35
Improving Button Placement and Spacing
App translation to German (Helping)
ATC Training Team
Help me
Friday Night Flight - Air France 1st Non-Stop Flight to New York @ LFPO - 281730ZAPR17
Help with tips
Cathay Pacific 747-8F Livery IFS
What's your favourite Inflight Entertainment?
Sun N Fun AirShow 2017! @KLAL 061630ZOCT17
United Boeing 737-700
Female pilots
Way to reach top of post quickly
More Iberia liveries.
FedEx 757-200
Transatlantic airways
Can't vote in the forums
Group flight (LIRF to LIPX) (one A380, two FA18's)
Air brakes
What is a virtual airline?
Chill Out Wednesday @ KPSP 231400ZAUG17
I can not create a topic in the "Features" section
New Idea for InFl Global: Speeding up Long Flights
Flight Physics rework for A380, C130 and potentially others
Some help about the community
Adding Aircraft
Please Limit the number of specific aircraft/liveries allowed to be present in the game
A thanks for support, community.
Total Beginner Looking for Answers
what is IFATC?
Airbus A340-300
Other planes in live global
Air France Airbus A340
Landing light reflections
Do you need to have a higher Trust Level to post In features?
Turboprop aircraft( Short 360 )
Antarctica, no terrain
News livery for air austral
Escort President Trump! [Training Server 1, Global]
(GLOBAL) Runway Awareness and Advisory System
Old Scenery Purchases
Planes that should be added in the near future
How do u get it to rain in IF mobile
Eurofighter Typhoon, F-35 Lightning & Dassult Rafale (UPDATE)
rework Boeing 777-300ER
What livery would like to have you on Infinite Flight
quisiera realizar un topic de este avion en features pero no me deja. alguna idea?
Add the airbus a350 to the game
Avro RJ100
Washington Dulles Spotting
Vote for: Adding 3-D ATC Control Tower Structures to Class B Airports
Rework A330/340
How To Calculate Your -Trip Fuel-
I have a plane request
Navigation Suggestions
New livery for airbus A320
Montenegro Airlines E195
Air Mobility Command (AMC) Callsigns
Connecting to global server issue
This man loves his job :)
A few things that will make infinite flight much better.
Feature for future update...
Hi I’m new
My Eyes Have Been Opened!
Pushback not showing up
Great app
Hi all, i’m new to this forum!
Collision or aircraft proximity warning?
How do I make a features request?
El Futuro de MĂ©xico
New To Flight Sim
New to IFC, any tips?
What Will Happen?
Expert Server ATC Controlling Schedule • 13-19 Nov 17
My first topic
Infinite Flight escort f22 from knuc-kont
Everything that you want to know about the 787 Dreamliner
Christmas Eve in the North Pole @ CYLT - 241800ZDEC17
Get to know in 10 mins
Communication between other flyers
Aircraft ignoring restrictions/commands
Coast to coast Australia @YPPH 212222ZDEC17
What is you favorite flight route in Live or Solo.
ATC on training server
Lufthansa new livery
First Airbus A380 flight memorial @ Paris Region on the 27th april
Flight with me @PG1996 from KLGB to KSAN @ KLGB - 202000ZAPR17 CANCELLED
Who is Laura?
What is the highest altitude you were able to get to?
Flight around the carriben (start of world tour)
Infinite flight error stopped when starting the game
Guess the airline and aircraft pt.4
Drawing Tablet or Draw on an Android Tablet?
Drawing Tablet or Draw on an Android Tablet?
Add the Beechcraft 1900D
Salt Lake City plane spotting
Suggestions for more aircrafts towards the non pro membership players
AFKLM missing liveries
Air Refuel!!!
Request for call sign
A321 Landing Competition @KBOS-021600ZAPR19
Europe airpost
Hi my Friends!
Realistic cockpit
Qui ?
Air New Zealand All Black 787 Livery
Takeoff to the Sun... just now online video cam from LKPR
Saturday afternoon flight LHR to KEWR
Share Cockpit in Infinite Flight!
CRJ liveries, the forgotten
Hawaiian A321
{CLOSED} Help A Newbie Out ATC @ KSAN Tower and Ground on TS1

Very nice tutorial Oli! Thanks for making it!


No problem since I can’t exactly edit it since it will move back, could you just delete the bottom where it says[quote=“Skylines, post:1, topic:27603”]
Hope this helps! Also can a regular please move this to tutorials


I can only edit your title and change your category, a mod will have to do that :)


Alright thats fine :) thanks anyway


Only Infinite Flight tutorials belong in #tutorials


Ahh I see :) @Carson for some reason I can’t edit it off. An error occurred…?


Very nice Skylines. There should be a “Student Pilot” section (or something along those lines) just for us new members to post in to introduce ourselves. This post here could be pinned there so new people have direct access to it


Great post, perhaps should be pinned somewhere where new guys can read it soon after signing up?

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Better discuss that with a staff… :)

@Griever great idea, better put a request

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system send automatically a welcoming message in the DM box

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Thank you so much!

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We have have a huge influx of new members recently, especially since the update. Please refer people to this thread and/or any relevant tutorials. Ta


Wilco Misha


Wildo Mishacamp :)


I thought you said wilco there lol

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Oh ha ha, Na just wil d o

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A VA section has been added.

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