The forum has different levels of access to forum areas for different groups and ranks.
Forum user levels groups and ranks
Guests: Are allowed to see public forum without registration. No access to other forum areas. Limited posting access.
newly registered: Have minimum registration time and have to make at least one post to get promoted from to registered users. While at this level access privileges and posting privileges are limited to avoid spammers and trolls.
Members: Registered users with confirmed emails, Have all posting permissions, access to members area accept restricted discussions about asiandvdclub.org website internal topics.
Members with verified rank: All as above, including restricted discussions with Q&A about asiandvdclub.org website internal topics. The rank is given by request to prospective members of asiandvdclub.org website.
Members with ADC rank: Have all access/posting permissions, profile visibility, status changes. Access to asiandvdclub.org internal topics. But majority of discussions will be held on the internal forum of asiandvdclub.org. A rank is given by request to member active on the asiandvdclub.org site (user name must be identical).
Access areas and permissions
Public area of the forum has general information about this forum. Asian movies and anime discussions, reviews, recommendations from guests are welcome.
Members area provides information about topics above and details, as well as registration, membership, and non-sensitive information about asiandvdclub.org website internal topics.
Ranking area has additional forum to asiandvdclub.org website internal topics.
ADC 1st wave, ADC 2st wave refers to the ranks of timeline of membership activation on asiandvdclub.org.
Temporary helper refers to the rank of misguided solcen (me), who was trapped by honorable der Sperre to providing assistance for staff and members.
Only temporary until site is functional, after that rank is terminated (not the user).
I am not certain how your post relates to the forum topic. I will post reply in the appropriate area.
Since you are a guest with no access to other areas, in sum your membership will be restored automatically. Looking forward to your upload of 350 torrents on asiandvdclub.org (please do not upload to ADC1, ADC2, ADC3, ADC4 etc.). Microsoft remains Microsoft with Bill Gates or without Bill Gates.
The stephanm profile shows 48 One Piece + 43 varied torrents. An asiandvdclub.org has 3546 torrents, so it is hardly 10%.
But certainly being a large number.
You do not have to re-register, can just login with old credential as of Nov 14, 2022.
Keep in mind, account considered abandoned after 60 days of inactivity (no seeding, no login).