Generally topics such as those would be stickied on the front page of the board so that people like you can find them quickly without having to make friends like this...as the FAQ threads are. However we can't hold your hand every step of the way so a little personal brainpower and figuring out of things is required with this emu as with any other.
Exactly, if you run into a problem whilst trying to a run a game that's where you should check first. At this stage each game has it's own little quirks and own settings so it's sorta impossible to right a tutorial as it will not always be correct. So you will have to make to do with answers to problems you encounter.