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Posted: 28.10.2013  ·  #1
How to quote a previous post:

Press the quote icon:

 


You should end up with something like this:

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[quote="Ally"]
Have a free tenner, Happy Christmas :grin:

Brilliant exchange rates, great for foreign use, fantastic App.


Open a Monzo account and you'll get £10 for free. Merry Christmas from me! https://monzo.com/referral?code=vi4k4zp
[/quote]



Type your message below and press submit.

So:

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[quote="Ally"]

and

[/quote]


Need to be at the start and end of the message you are quoting.


DO NOT edit those tags
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[quote] and [/quote]


the / ends the quote [/quote]

quote without a / begins the quote [quote]


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Re: How to quote a previous post

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Posted: 28.10.2013  ·  #2
Have you to highlight what you want to quote first?


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Posted: 28.10.2013  ·  #3
No - just hit the quote button and it will select the text for you.

Test and try it in this thread if you want.


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Quote


Testing


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Posted: 28.10.2013  ·  #5
Where am I going wrong?


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Posted: 28.10.2013  ·  #6
Yeah Pat it's beyond me too so don't worry even though what Ally says you are in good company. Lol


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Quote by CHAUSSON

Where am I going wrong?


Did you delete the text?


This post looks like this before I hit submit...





You press the quote button on the persons post you want to quote.


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No, this is what is coming up when I click on the quote icon.
Quote


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Quote by CHAUSSON

No, this is what is coming up when I click on the quote icon.
Quote



Testing


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Quote by CHAUSSON

No, this is what is coming up when I click on the quote icon.
Quote



Testing


Testing test


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If you are getting what I have done in this post you are clicking the quote button in your own reply box. You should be clicking the quote button on the post you want to quote.


I hope that makes sense.


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Quote by mark

Quote


If you are getting what I have done in this post you are clicking the quote button in your own reply box. You should be clicking the quote button on the post you want to quote.


I hope that makes sense.


That's it Mark, Thanks!
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Quote by CHAUSSON

Quote by mark

Quote


If you are getting what I have done in this post you are clicking the quote button in your own reply box. You should be clicking the quote button on the post you want to quote.


I hope that makes sense.


That's it Mark, Thanks!
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im learning a bit aswell :up: :up:


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what does the double one to the left of the single quote one do?


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Quote by mad max

Quote by CHAUSSON

Quote by mark

Quote


If you are getting what I have done in this post you are clicking the quote button in your own reply box. You should be clicking the quote button on the post you want to quote.


I hope that makes sense.


That's it Mark, Thanks!
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im learning a bit aswell :up: :up:


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what does the double one to the left of the single quote one do?

Like this.
It multi quotes, so if there are a couple of conversations you need to quote. You can quote one and then another and THEN hit reply.


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:up: :up:


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Quote by mad max

what does the double one to the left of the single quote one do?


Quote by Ally

Quote by mad max

Quote by CHAUSSON

Quote by mark

Quote


If you are getting what I have done in this post you are clicking the quote button in your own reply box. You should be clicking the quote button on the post you want to quote.
Just testing

I hope that makes sense.


That's it Mark, Thanks!
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im learning a bit aswell :up: :up:


Quote by mad max

what does the double one to the left of the single quote one do?

Like this.
It multi quotes, so if there are a couple of conversations you need to quote. You can quote one and then another and THEN hit reply.


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Quote by CHAUSSON"]
[quote="mark"]
[quote]


If you are getting what I have done in this post you are clicking the quote button in your own reply box. You should be clicking the quote button on the post you want to q

[quote="mad max

what does the double one to the left of the single quote one do?


Just testing this out sorry


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That's what it is here for - work away :)


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you have me all confused now ken :o :o


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you have me all confused now ken :o :o


Its Your fault you asked the question, :devil:


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Quote by TAYLOR.

Quote by mad max

you have me all confused now ken :o :o


Its Your fault you asked the question, :devil:



That's how I learned :lol: :lol: :up: :up:


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That's what it is here for - work away :)


Testing .....:-)
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Tip:

[ quote] starts the quote and [ /quote] ends it.


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:like this :up:
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Tip:

[ quote] starts the quote and [ /quote] ends it.


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:up:


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:up:


Just trying, think I have it :up:


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Quote by Ally

:up:


Just trying, think I have it :up:


Perfect! :up:


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Post one updated.

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How to quote a previous post:

Press the quote icon:

 


You should end up with something like this


Looks like the Multi Quote you've circled. :lol:


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Quote by Ally

How to quote a previous post:

Press the quote icon:

You should end up with something like this


Looks like the Multi Quote you've circled. :lol:


Do you know I actually hovered over the correct one first, back to the opticians i go :)


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Post one updated.

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Is ‘multi-quote’ up and running again ?


Yup 😊


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