help me out

Discussion in 'Forum Related Issues' started by minn.bill, Feb 10, 2008.

  1. minn.bill

    minn.bill Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    i would like to know more about posting on this site ,i;ve figured out an awfull lot ,but am having problems when it comes tohighlighting quotes and pulling them down to a post and say like goiing back in time finding answers for peaple and putting the links in tha replys. i'm sure its not all that hard but before joining this forum i didnt even know where the any key was .lol later bill[​IMG]
     
  2. erain

    erain Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    i know about the same as you but if you left click-hold it down, and drag over portion you want to copy it will hi lite itself, when you got what you want hi lited let go of left button and then rt click and select copy. you are now loaded as i like to call it, go to your post reply and right click and select paste, hilighted segment you selected should now show up.
    maybe what ur lookin for????
     
  3. glued2it

    glued2it Master of the Pit

    click the quote button.
     
  4. minn.bill

    minn.bill Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    now thats what im talkin about! thanks glued.
     
  5. minn.bill

    minn.bill Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    erain i'll play around a bit with you to thanks bill
     
  6. minn.bill

    minn.bill Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    nope not what im lookin for erain.what i want to do is place a link of somebodies on my reply?[​IMG]
     
  7. pigcicles

    pigcicles Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    You can also click on the multi quote button next to the quote button for replying to multiple replies.
     
  8. pigcicles

    pigcicles Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

  9. erain

    erain Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    looks like minnesota got a computer class tonite thanks!!
     
  10. minn.bill

    minn.bill Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

    this is exactly what i want .but where is the address bar ? sorry im making it difficult are'nt i[​IMG]
     
  11. pigcicles

    pigcicles Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    Here's the address bar:



    If you want to copy just the post you can find post number in the blue bar of each post next to the scale. Just right click and click on "copy shortcut". Just paste that into the post or where ever you want to put it.
     
  12. richtee

    richtee Smoking Guru OTBS Member

    OR..if you copy the "
     
  13. minn.bill

    minn.bill Smoking Fanatic SMF Premier Member

  14. mossymo

    mossymo Master of the Pit OTBS Member SMF Premier Member

    And yet another great topic that may deserve sticky status.

    Topics like this help less pc experienced members communicate more effectively on the forums..... Great topic minn.bill !!!
     
  15. morkdach

    morkdach Master of the Pit OTBS Member

  16. kookie

    kookie Master of the Pit OTBS Member

    Every good topic...... Should be stickyed...... I think that would help new and old members out. ...... I know not all forum software work the same so if your used to another forum this will help you on this one.....
     

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