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I'm a new member. How do I download a white paper?
Find your white paper by choosing tags that most closely represents the content you are looking for and then click on the GO button in the tag bar at the top of any page. It
is that simple. Alternatively, use the general search by clicking on the Search menu item.
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To provide you with the best and most useful content and services. We use the information for these general purposes:
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Usernames are used to identify you on the site. For example, when you register for an alert your alert will be tracked by your username. Other
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We do not allow usernames that are offensive. If we consider your username inappropriate, we may withdraw it and require you to choose another
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You may have started a WhitepapersDB account on a previous visit -- which means your email address and password have already been established. To retrieve
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Once you have signed in, click the Edit Profile link next to your username in the top right-hand corner of the page.
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Who do I contact for help with my account?
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Newsletters and Alerts
How do I unsubscribe from a newsletter or Alert?
Click the Unsubscribe link at the bottom of the newsletter or alert. To see all your subscriptions, make sure you are signed in, then click
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How can I contact WhitepapersDB.com?
See the Contact Us page for email addresses, telephone numbers and our street address.
Where does WhitepapersDB.com get its content from?
WhitepapersDB.com's content is created by an experienced team of contract and in-house professionals around the world. If you would like to
find out about submitting your white paper to the site or more about WhitepapersDB.com's team, contact us.
Can I reproduce your content?
I am interested in getting headline news from WhitepapersDB.com. What do I need?
WhitepapersDB has a variety of news feeds that are available at no cost. For specific information on how to get general and category-specific
feeds, please click on the RSS icon appearing on most pages or visit the RSS feeds page.
How do I submit my white paper to the WhitepapersDB.com site?
There are a few different ways in which you can list your white paper(s) on WhitepapersDB.com. If you would like more information, please contact us.