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A Little help please - copying, etc..

Discussion in 'Announcements & Support' started by Bob1950, May 2, 2006.

  1. Bob1950


    Mar 10, 2006
    How do you copy a text from another person's rely and get it to look like the ones in this thread


    1) The leading word "quote:"
    2) The blue distinguishing lines top and bottom and
    3) Bold print

    Thanks, just can't seem to find the key here.
  2. DJ Niner

    DJ Niner Moderator

    Feb 13, 2001
    North-Central USA
    If you want to quote a previous post, go to that post and click the "quote" buttom in the bottom-right corner. The box for your response will appear, with the code for the quote already inserted. You can delete portions of the quote if the entire post is really long (other readers will appreciate it) by just highlighting and erasing the portions you don't want to quote; but leave the code at the end, or you won't get the proper effect.

    Type your response to the quoted portion underneath the quote, and hit the "Submit Reply", button or the "Preview Reply" button if you want to see what it will look like before posting it.

    This is how I quoted you in your post, above. :)

  3. Bob1950


    Mar 10, 2006
    Thanks DJ. I think I was deleting the code.