HOPS uses the CAMRA membership system to authenticate you. If you are having trouble logging on, first check you can logon the members area on the main CAMRA web site www.camra.org.uk. If you can log on here but still can't get onto HOPS, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
HOPS sometimes runs a little slow - please be patient and don't press another key whilst there is the watch icon at the top left of the screen.
Down the left hand side of the screen, you'll see the menu bar. It's split into five sections for pubs, people, beer (not yet implemented), administration and other. Most of the time you'll be editing pubs or running off reports so Browse/Edit under Pubs is a good place to start. The Help link under Other will open these help pages. Click Logoff when you have finished using HOPS.
At the top right of most pages is the green HOPS logo. Clicking this will take
you back to the main home page and is useful if you've got a bit lost.
At the top of many pages, you'll see a toolbar like that shown on the right. You use to perform operations such as saving the record: