If my memory is correct, he cannot join the old-fashioned way, which was turned off because bots (and perhaps others) were joining just to post
adverts/spam. Is this understanding correct?
Can u2u s or e-mail communication, coupled with some moderator or admin intervention into the system, get him started?
I am willing to pass info from him or to him, in my own e-mails or u2u or posts, to help him log on.
He has an iPod from which he will be able to post, and he does have an e-mail account.
Dot, IIRC is the only one to permit new members at this stage. Shoot her a message asking what she needs.
DW is the only one allowing new posters these days.
Very exclusive club
Its to keep the riff raff in.