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How do I use the quote feature?

Discussion in 'Computers & Technology Forum' started by tfisher, Jul 5, 2002.

  1. tfisher

    tfisher New Member

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    Would someone please be kind enough to tell me how to use the quote feature on the BB? I would greatly appreciate it.
     
  2. Clint Kritzer

    Clint Kritzer Active Member

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    Hi Fisher -

    It's very simple. On the post to which you wish to reply, click the quotation marks. A reply window will open with the entire message quoted. Then you can delete any of the remarks you wish and leave just the meat of the message to which you wish to reply. Once you see the code automatically written, you'll begin to catch on.

    This link may help you as well: http://www.baptistboard.com/cgi-bin/ultimatebb.cgi?ubb=ubb_code_page
     
  3. tfisher

    tfisher New Member

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    Thanks! That helps a lot.
     
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    tfisher, if you quote someone else's post with a quote in, you'll also see how it's coded.

    And the Preview Post button is very useful for seeing whether the post came out like you wanted it, before you post it.

    Basically the quote coding is
    {quote}text you are quoting{/quote}

    but use square brackets instead of curly ones [​IMG]
     
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