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 Question ( 8).........How do you Quote part of someone's post to use in my post

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beeech
Lil 'ol wine drinker
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Question ( 8).........How do you Quote part of someone's post to use in my post _
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how do you highlight part of a post and quote it in an answer please ?

I've tried and can't ! Thanks Question ( 8).........How do you Quote part of someone's post to use in my post 535526
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delboy
Mad Destination Expert
delboy


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PostSubject: Re: Question ( 8).........How do you Quote part of someone's post to use in my post   Question ( 8).........How do you Quote part of someone's post to use in my post Icon_minitimeFri Oct 29, 2010 8:53 am

There is a [Quote] button on the top right of each post Beeech, click this on the post you wish to take the quote from.

Inside you will find the whole post made by the other person put within [quote="Beeech"] at the begining and the end [\quote]. Carefully leave them but erase all that is not require between them, eg just the part of the sentence you require


Then underneath write your own comments




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delboy
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Try this Beeech

Look for the persons post that you wish to take the quote from and on the top right of their post is a [quote] button.

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It will show the person's quote. This is sandwiched between symbols [quote="presons name"] and [\Quote]

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You can reduce the piece they have witten to suit but you must leave it starting with [quote="presons name"] and ending with [\Quote].

Underneath add what you wish to say about it.

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Once you are happy press the [preview] buttton

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And it will hopefully show the quote and your reply. Press the [send] button when happy

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WirralScouse
DE/Prophet of Doom
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Don't you just love delboy's attention to detail? The man must have infinite patience.I have none.
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beeech
Lil 'ol wine drinker
beeech


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thanks delboy... smile
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beeech
Lil 'ol wine drinker
beeech


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I know how to take a quote from one post.....

but how do you take them from different people to put in 1 reply ? scratch

Thanks !
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Mark
Majorca Mad
Mark


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Two ways that I know of beechiepoo.

One is to have two 'pages' open, click on quote on both posts, then copy/paste one of them into the other reply.

Or: Click quote and then copy paste the quoted bit into 'word' or something like that, click the back button, then click on the 2nd quote reply, and copy/paste from word into that.

:-bd:
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beeech
Lil 'ol wine drinker
beeech


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PostSubject: Re: Question ( 8).........How do you Quote part of someone's post to use in my post   Question ( 8).........How do you Quote part of someone's post to use in my post Icon_minitimeTue Nov 22, 2011 9:00 pm


Thanks Mark Very Happy
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beeech
Lil 'ol wine drinker
beeech


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beeech wrote:

I know how to take a quote from one post.....

but how do you take them from different people to put in 1 reply ? scratch

Thanks !



Mark wrote:
Two ways that I know of beechiepoo.

One is to have two 'pages' open, click on quote on both posts, then copy/paste one of them into the other reply.

Or: Click quote and then copy paste the quoted bit into 'word' or something like that, click the back button, then click on the 2nd quote reply, and copy/paste from word into that.

:-bd:

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WirralScouse
DE/Prophet of Doom
WirralScouse


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I'm lost.Anyone surprised?
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beeech
Lil 'ol wine drinker
beeech


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beeech wrote:
beeech wrote:

I know how to take a quote from one post.....

but how do you take them from different people to put in 1 reply ? scratch

Thanks !



Mark wrote:
Two ways that I know of beechiepoo.

One is to have two 'pages' open, click on quote on both posts, then copy/paste one of them into the other reply.

Or: Click quote and then copy paste the quoted bit into 'word' or something like that, click the back button, then click on the 2nd quote reply, and copy/paste from word into that.

:-bd:




YESSSSSSSSS........rep for Mark !

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beeech
Lil 'ol wine drinker
beeech


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WirralScouse wrote:
I'm lost.Anyone surprised?


NO ! Very Happy
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theboss
Girl Power Member
theboss


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Brilliant instructions Mark . . . (I'm sure)

But half way through any of those options . . . . I'm lost too!

Def not your fault though . . . it's my brain wiring . . . Laughing

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