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Model Rail Forum offers a RSS/XML Feed of our latest news stories.

Model Rail Forum News Feed

What is RSS?
RSS is an easy way for you to keep updated automatically on websites you like. Instead of you having to go to websites to see if they've written a new article or feature, you can use RSS (which stands for Really Simple Syndication) to get them to tell you every time they have something new. A RSS file is a XML (Xtended Markup Language) file that is read through a special reader or add-on to your browser.

Model Rail Forum offers RSS feeds (or channels) for the News section. We might increase the scope of this content if there is a demand.

How can I make use of RSS?
In general you need to get hold of a program called a News Reader. This displays RSS information feeds from your chosen websites on your computer.

How do I get a News Reader?
There are a range of different News Readers available; search Google to find links to the most popular RSS products, many of which are free to install. Check out the Firefox browser extension RSS reader.

Different News Readers work on different operating systems, so you will need to take this into account when you make your choice.

If you're looking for a News Reader, try the following:What I use: There is a RSS Feed Extension available for the Firefox Browser from Mozilla that integrates seamlessly allowing you to view your favorite feeds without having to load extra programs. Click here to see the Sage RSS extension for Mozilla.

How can I sign up to RSS feeds from Model Rail Forum?
Go to the bottom of any Model Rail Forum page. Click on the link or button that says 'RSS' on the left, corresponding to the Feed that you require..

You then need to follow the instructions for your particular News Reader in order to add this XML feed to your RSS list. When using the Sage RSS extension, you simply add the XML feed to your bookmarks in the directory that the News Reader looks for Feeds.

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