Screenshot of Web Joining Options from the Web Interface which runs on your PC
Don't mention joining on the web pages - If you select this option then all tippers will need to be added to your competition via the regular program and the updated file uploaded to the website before tippers can input their tips.
Show "email Organiser to join" on join page - If you select this option then potential tippers must send the organiser an email requesting to join. All tippers will need to be added to your competition via the regular program and then the details uploaded to the website before tippers can input their tips.
Allow unrestricted or restricted joining from join page - If you select this option then tippers can join your competition from the website. The only difference is that the last of the options requires the potential tipper to enter a password (which you must supply to them) before the Join page is displayed. After they have joined, they can immediately enter their tips.
newly joined tippers
If you select this option then when tippers join online they will not able to tip until they are revived in the regular program and then uploaded. This can be selected so that you can vet potential tippers and/or ask for an entry fee before placing them in the competition on the website.
required when joining competition
As many fields as you like can be selected, so that the potential tipper has to give as much or as little information about them as you wish.