Click on a forum title to view the threads in that forum. You'll see the name of each thread, who started that thread and when, the number of replies and views, and the name of the last contributor to the thread (and when that contribution occurred). Click on the name of the thread to open it. To sort threads in ascending or descending order, by number of replies, latest message time and other criteria, use the Thread Display Options menu at the bottom of the list. By default, the posts within a thread will show in ascending order (oldest at the top, newest at the bottom), with the post reply box at the bottom of any thread page.